Professeure invitée JMA-FR 2020/22

Patricia Guaita

Architect, teacher and researcher. She is since 2009 teaching at the EPFL and actually co-leading an interdisciplinary research project on textile reinforced concrete construction. Since 2013, she is the director of the Open City Research Platform in Valparaiso, Chile. Since 2018, she is doing a PhD at the CEU in Madrid. She studied in the ETSAM Madrid and IUAV Venice.

Site(s) Internet
Open City Research PlatformPrototype Pavillon in Textile Reinforced Concrete

Guaita, P., Baur, R., Jolly, D., Jolly, V., « Une architecture à la manière d’un jardin: construction incrémentale à la Ciudad Abierta« , Traces, 2021

Guaita, P., Baur, R., Fernandez Ruiz, M, V., Fernandez-Ordonez Hernandez, D.C, « Textile Reinforced Concrete Prototype Pavilion: A tool for Research and Pedagogy », International fib Symposium on the Conceptual Design of Structures 2021

Guaita, P., Baur, R., Jolly, D., Jolly, V., « El Pórtico de los Huéspedes: Exploring other ways of building in the Open City », in Routledge Companion to the Architectural Education in the Global South, chapter contribution, (accepted but not yet published)

Guaita, P., Baur, R., « Notes on Learning through Building: Body, Craft and Materiality », in Building for Architecture Education, Architekturpädagogiken. Lucerne Talks, Hochschule Luzern – Technik und Architektur, Institut für Architektur, Park Books (2021)

Valeri, P., Guaita, P., Baur, R., Fernandez Ruiz, M., Fernandez-Ordonez Hernandez, D.C., Muttoni, A., « Textile Reinforced Concrete for sustainable structures: future perspectives and application to a prototype pavilion », Structural Concrete, Wiley (2020)

Valeri, P., Guaita, P., Baur, R., Fernandez Ruiz, M., Muttoni, A., « The potential of textile reinforced concrete for design of innovative structures », Proc. of the International Symposium on Conceptual Design of Structures, Sept. 26 to 28, 2019, Instituto de Ciencias de la Construcción Eduardo Torroja, Madrid, Spain, p 8

Guaita, P., Devabhaktuny, S., Baur, R., Jolly, D., « Building duration: El Pórtico de los Huéspedes », 2019 Association of Collegiate Schools of Architecture (ACSA) 107th Annual Meeting: Black Box: Articulating Architecture’s Core in the Post-Digital Era, Pittsburgh, PA, USA, 28-30 March, 2019, p 127-128

Valeri, P., Guaita, P., Baur, R., Fernandez Ruiz, M., « Pedagogy through construction: a dialogue between engineering and architecture by means of manual fabrication of Textile Reinforced Concrete elements », IV International Conference on Structural Engineering Education, ACHE, Madrid, Spain, 20-22 June, 2018, p 11

Devabhaktuni, S., Guaita, P., and Tapparelli, C. (eds), Building Cultures Valparaiso: pedagogy, practice and poetry at the Valparaiso School of Architecture and Design (Lausanne: EPFL Press, 2015)