Maria Candela Suárez

Maria Candela Suárez

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Biographical note

Graduated in Architecture at the National University of Mar del Plata (Buenos Aires, Argentina, 1999). Attained her PhD at the Department of Architectural Projects, Barcelona Technical High School of Architecture, Polytechnic University of Catalonia (ETSAB, UPC, Barcelona, Spain, 2007). MA Play Designer (Designskolen Kolding, Denmark, 2021).

Her research – principally focusing on Le Corbusier’s architecture and writing creative process – was funded, among other international scholarships, by the Bourse de recherche pour jeunes chercheurs (Le Corbusier Foundation, Paris, 2003-2004) and the Mixed Doctoral Fellowship Type I (CONICET, National Council of Scientific and Technical Research, Science, Technology and Productive Innovation Department, Education Ministry of Argentina, 2001-2006). She participated in the program 24 Nungesser-et-Colli – Residence de chercheurs of the Le Corbusier Foundation (2003, 2006, 2016).

Her writings were published in several book chapters (La recherche patiente. Fifty years later. FAD Thought and Critic Award 2018 [ex-aequo], Massilia, Le Corbusier Plans, Le Corbusier Plans: Impressions, among others). She participated in the editing of the documentary Le Corbusier en la India: Ahmedabad y el Capitolio Chandigarh (Caja de Arquitectos Foundation, Spain, 2008).