Marcelo López Dinardi
Studied his first year of architecture in the city of Valparaíso in his native Chile, and in 2004 obtained his Bachelor in Architecture from the School of Architecture of the Polytechnic University of Puerto Rico, Cum Laude. Is co-founder of the collective CIUDADLAB. Currently he is instructor of design studio, research and representation in ArqPoli, where he as well directed and organized the 2009-2010 Lectures Series Sense Recession: What Comes Next?. At ArqPoli he also directed the Roundtable Series for four years to address critically the implications of contemporary architectural practices and since 2009 is editor of ArqPolis journal Polimorfo, which he also co-founded. From 1999 to present, has collaborated in various architectural firms in Puerto Rico, obtaining various awards for the work realized, hes now searching for independent work through research and alternative practices in architecture.