Call For Sessions: Docomomo International Conference Chile 2024
July 26, 2023
The 18th Docomomo International Conference take place in Santiago, Chile,December 10–14, 2024, with the overarching theme “Modern Futures: Sustainable development and cultural diversity.” A call for sessions is open through September 1, 2023, followed by a call for papers opening September 30.
The submission of session proposals in a comparative and interdisciplinary way will be greatly encouraged. In order to open up opportunities of discussion of Modern Movement architecture, its conservation in relation to sustainable design, from comprehensive and extended fields of knowledge and points of view, proposal submissions dealing with the following sub-themes are encouraged:
- Landscapes and territories of the modern movement
New purposes for obsolete infrastructure, relationship with nature, mining, geographies
- Better Cities
Modern towns, intermediate cities, urban design
- Public spaces and urban complexes
Housing, urban nature culture, ecological approaches, community recreation and leisure
- Education and design
Modern values and adaptive reuse, didactics, interdisciplinary and transdisciplinary approaches
Ordinary heritage, masterpieces reconsidered
- Modern Interiors conservation and everyday life
Adaptivity, furniture, crafts and industrial design
- Earthquakes and Sustainable technologies
Material and modern architecture, concrete, glass, wood
- Modernity and Diversity
Activism, community participation, gender, cultural legitimacy, geographical approaches, other modernisms
- Theories and Histories for conservation and sustainability
Narratives, archives, curatorial practices, exhibitions
- New generations for modern futures
Generational studies, social entrepreneurship, innovation, changemakers, critical thinkers, new media, social networks, commons
Session proposals will be selected by the Scientific Committee based on merit and the need to have a well-balanced program according to the following criteria: relevance, novelty/innovation, scientific quality, structure, and organization of the session.
For full details on submitting a session, visit the Docomomo International conference page.
“Call For Sessions,” Docomomo International.