CURRICULUM VITAE

Mexican / Artist / Architect / Academic

Education

 

2009-2011          

History of Science and History of Technology

University of Paris 1 Pantheon-Sorbonne (France).

Management and Enhancement of the Cultural and Historical Heritage   

University of Evora (Portugal). 

Historical Sciences

University of Padua (Italy). 

 

2010              

Diploma Patrimoni Cientific, Tècnic i Industrial. 

Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, (Spain). 

2003-2005          

Conservando Colendoque. Diplomate Maiore de Patrimonio. Culturali Ecclesiae. 

Pontificia Universitas Gregoriana, Rome, (Italy).

Iconography and Iconology, Reading of a Work of art, Spiritual understanding of the Contemporary Art, Restoration and Museography, History of the Art for the Cult I and II, Early Christian Art and Archaeology, Medieval art in Rome, Art and Liturgy, The Monreale Mosaics, Artists among faith and doubts, from Giotto to El Greco, Cataloguing, Buildings and Mystagogy, Architecture for the Cult, Medieval Architecture, Old Buildings for the Cult, Relative right to the Cultural Assets, Biblioteconomy, Archivístic, Pilgrimage Antique and Medieval.

 

1996-1997          

Diploma in Theology

Universidad Iberoamericana, (Mexico).

 

1989-1994          

B.A. In Architecture. 

Universidad Popular Autónoma del Estado de Puebla, (Mexico).

   

  

 

Scholarships

2009-2011          

Scholarship from the European Community 

Master’s Degree Erasmus Mundus TPTI 

 

2003-2005          

Scholarship from the National Fund for Culture and the Arts (FONCA). Mexico

Conservando Colendoque. Diplomate Maiore de Patrimonio Culturali Ecclesiae.

Awards

 

2015              

New Mexico Arts AIPP (Art in Public Places), Santa Fe NM (U.S.A). Finalist.

2006               

Parfum de Bethany Foundation, Saint Maurice (Switzerland). Residency.

2005               

Pontifical Gregorian University, Rome (Italy). Summa cum laude.

Teaching and research

2016              

Conference: Pictorial vanguards of contemporary art. Abstraction processes.

Center of Arts of Querétaro. (Mexico).

                            

Conference: Architect, architecture and praxis. Universidad Popular Autónoma del Estado de Puebla. (Mexico).

         

2013               

Speaker. Conference: Post Industrial Communities and Their Industrial Heritage.

Strategies for a Continuous Sustainable Evolution. American Anthropological Association.

112th Annual Meeting. Chicago. (U.S.A.).

2012-2014          

Teaching Assistant. Michigan Technological University. (U.S.A.).

Lessons: Building America, World Cultures, and Global Issues. 

2012               

Visiting Professor. Lesson: For a non-invasive archaeology, two case studies.

Porto Marghera, Venice; and Tlatelolco, Mexico.

Department of History and Geography, University of Padua (Italy).

        

2011              

Master's Degree Thesis. For an Interpretation Centre of the Porto’s Marghera Industrial Heritage (Venice).

The process of "Resignification" of the Cooling Tower - Nitrogen area. (ltaly).

                        

Visiting Professor. Lesson: The Palace of Fine Arts Mexico, Archetype of the Architectural-Constructive Systems of its Time. University of Architecture of Venice, IUAV (Italy).

2008              

Technical evaluator of the academic program of Architecture. Autonomous Popular

University of the State of Puebla.

COMAEA, Mexican Council of Accreditation of Teaching Architecture, (Mexico).

2007-2008

Design Fundamentals, Architecture and Urban Projects II, III, VII.

Professor. Ibero-American University, Campus Golfo Centro, (Mexico).

2005              

Conservando Colendoque Thesis. Liturgical Adaptation, Mater Societatis Iesu Chapel,

Collegio Internazionale el Gesú, Rome, (Italy).

1993-1994

Professional Thesis. Revitalization, El Alto Neighbourhood, Historic Downtown of the City of Puebla

Defence of Cultural Heritage, (Mexico).

 

Selected Artistic / Architectural projects

 

2020                

Polyptych. The Tree - the Gardener - the Orchard. Project: Being there in art and church, art collections of the diocese. Museums of the Diocese of Regensburg, Germany

 

2018               

Design and development of altarpiece for the Parish of Our Lady of Mount Carmel. Houston Texas. USA.

 

2018               

Project of iconographic and liturgical adaptation. Our Lady of Mount Carmel Church, Houston Texas. USA.

2015               

Iconography program. Reception, 3 Children Martyrs of Tlaxcala, 25 Martyrs of the Cristera War, and Altarpiece: Apotheosis. Chapel of the Universidad Popular Autonoma de Puebla, Mexico.

2008               

Architectural project of adaptive reuse. Chapel and Atrium Hacienda de Santa Cruz Guadalupe. (XIX Century) 

Puebla, Mexico.

2005

Architectural project of adaptation, iconography program, executive  project, restoration and consolidation program, and resident project manager, Mater Societatis Iesu Chapel (XVI Century)

Collegio Internazionale del Gesú, Rome, Italy.

 

Research work: museographic and conservation problems, Ethnological Missionary Museum of the Vatican Museums, Vatican City.

2004               

Inventory, 190 paintings and  sculptures (XV-XX Centuries) Collegio Internazionale del Gesú, Cappella Farnese, Cappella dei Nobili and Residenza del Gesú. Rome, Italy.

1997-1998          

Restoration project and resident project manager, vaults and dome. Church of the Sacred Heart of Jesus. Chihuahua, Mexico.