Interior Design Lecture: Fernando Diniz Moreira

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RIT's interior design program presents Brazilian architect and historian Fernando Diniz Moreira, who is delivering an on-campus lecture titled, "Breathing Surfaces: Brazilian Architecture, 1930-1950." The talk is scheduled for 5:30-7 p.m. Monday, Nov. 27, in MAGIC Spell Studios' Wegmans Theater.

Moreira’s area of interest lies in the theory and history of architecture and the history of modern urbanism, with a focus on Brazil and Latin America. His talk will focus on modern architecture in Brazil, specifically the high-rise building facades in Rio de Janeiro and the use of elements such as cobogo. Cobogo is a type of hollow brick wall originally made from concrete and later made in ceramic and other materials that is used as a skin on vertical surfaces.

*2 IDCEC/AIA Credits are available for this lecture

Isabella Trindade
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When and Where
November 27, 2023
5:30 pm - 7:00 pm
Room/Location: Wegmans Theater

Open to the Public

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