We are so excited to have editor Paula Autran from Globo a part of our team. Paula wrote the first article on our research and we are looking forward to a continued dialogue with her. See article here: Arquitetura temporária das alegorias vira objeto de estudo premiado
Aron Nussbaum is my United States research assistant who will be traveling with me and specifically helping to develop a relationship with the community aspects of the project. While in college, he studied in Rio at the Federal University of Rio de Janeiro as an exchange student. This experience transformed Aron. His love for the city […]
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Vila Olímpica is the community center for one of the oldest top samba schools, Mangueira. Located at the foot of the Mangueira favela, this facility far exceeded what we had imagined such a center to be. We are so grateful to Mangueira for inviting us into their community and allowing us a very personal understanding […]
These are my traveling companions this trip. John Hartmann, my husband and companion for all creative adventures. He runs an exciting architecture firm in New York called Freecell, along with his partner Lauren Crahan, both of whom continue to help advise and support me on this project. Aron Nussbaum is my United States research assistant. […]