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Enlace Arquitectura at the Biennale di Venezia 2021

We are pleased to share the news that Enlace Arquitectura has been invited to be part of the 17 International Architecture Exhibition at the Biennale di Architettura di Venezia, curated by the Lebanese architect and dean of the MIT Faculty of Architecture, Hashim Sarkis, which examines the question “How will we live together?”.

The Biennale is open to the public from May 22, 2021 to November 21, 2021.

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Public lecture at Princeton University “Grafted, hybrid (in)complete”

Elisa presented the lecture "Grafted, hybrid (in)complete" as part of the public lecture series at Princeton University School of Architecture on March 18, 2021. After an introduction by Dean Monica Ponce de León, Elisa presented the work of Enlace Arquitectura in the barrio La Palomera over the course of the last 5 years and the evolution of the office's practice, methodologies and focus.

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Goodbye to the container of Salom Street in La Palomera - Baruta

After consolidating the door-to-door solid waste collection program led by the company Fospuca, with the support of the community of La Palomera, Enlace Foundation, Ciudad Laboratorio and the City of Baruta, on Monday, November 9, 2020 the open-air garbage container at the entrance of the barrio La Palomera was eliminated. 

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Elisa Silva participates in the virtual event CONTINENTAL LANDSCAPES III sponsored by the Continental University of Peru

Elisa Silva was invited by the Continental University of Peru to share her experiences in practice and to discuss how she sees the role of the architect. She also presented the publication Pure Space edited by Actar Publishers and CAF development bank of Latin America, with the support of the Graham Foundation for Advanced Studies in Fine Arts. Arturo Lyon, Alejandra Bosch and Josep Ferrando, also participated in the event, which was moderated by Josep Cargol.

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Lecture “Ordinary Acknowledgement” at the Daniels Faculty of Architecture University of Toronto - Elisa Silva

Elisa Silva presents the lecture “Ordinary Acknowledgement” at the John H. Daniels Faculty of Architecture, Landscape Architecture and Design at the University of Toronto, where she reflects on community participation strategies and the formulation of an inclusive approach to design through the work of Enlace Arquitectura in the barrio La Palomera in Caracas Venezuela. Part of this work will be exhibited at the 17th International Architecture Exhibition Biennale di Venezia 2021.

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Enlace Arquitectura interviewed on ENADIITV Arquitectura y Diseño

María Virginia Millán and Sofía Paz were interviewed to the ENCERRADOS program by ENADIITV Arquitectura y Diseño in Mexico, where they talked about the work of Enlace Arquitectura and Enlace Foundation. They shared work experiences in the barrio La Palomera, the door-to-door solid waste collection program and the transformation of the Casa de Todos annex into an open center for the local community and all of Caracas. They also discussed awareness strategies regarding spatial inequality and other pressing social and environmental challenges in Venezuela.

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Debate N ° 9 “Popular Communities. The Emerging City”

The Museum of Architecture in Caracas hosts its 9th debate on "Popular Communities. The Emerging City", Wednesday, August 5, 2020. The invited speakers include Joao de Freitas, Elisa Silva and Rafael Machado. The discussion is moderated by Newton Rauseo and commented by Juan Carlos Rodríguez.

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