EP 239 . 11 May 22
Fernando Velho is an architect with degrees from the Goa College of Architecture and the University of Michigan. Over the years, he has collaborated with design practises from across Asia, North America and Europe. He is the founder of the Goa based design practise Studio Woodpecker dedicated to architecture, furniture design, heritage conservation and research. He also teaches an urban design studio at the Goa College of Architecture. In 2021, he authored a book along with Dr. Sidh Losa Mendiratta on The Church and Convent of Our Lady of Mount Carmel, Chimbel. He is a part of Goa Collective – A group of professionals working towards better urban spaces and public life in Goa. They are drawing or should I re-drawing maps and today we are here to discuss all about Maps, primarily from a philosophical perspective but also literal.