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28.03. – 29.01.2019

• Palace of the Academies
Rue Ducale 1
1000 Brussels


Displacement and the Making of Latin American Architectural History

Daniela Ortiz dos Santos

International Conference: Displacement & Domesticity Since 1945. Refugees, Migrants and Expats making Homes

The goal of this conference is to critically engage with and reflect on the ways in which concepts, practices and material expressions of domesticity have been (and still are today) employed in response to human displacement, forced or otherwise, since 1945. For more contextual and practical information, please see the conference website:

Organising Committee: 
Hilde Heynen, Professor (KU Leuven)
Alessandra Gola, PhD Candidate (KU Leuven)
Anamica Singh, PhD Candidate (KU Leuven)
Ashika Singh, PhD Candidate (KU Leuven)
Johan Lagae, Professor (Gent University)
Els de Vos, Associate Professor (University of Antwerp)
In cooperation with:
EAHN – European Architectural History Network
KVAB – Koninklijke Vlaamse Academie van Belgie


Link to the Program