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María Alejandra Linares Trelles

Born in Lima, Peru, Linares Trelles is an architect based in the U.S. She works across design, research, writing, and curation to explore the sociopolitical forces that shape our built environment. Her projects address issues around ecology, visuality, and social justice. In 2016, she was one of the leading architects that designed the new Visitor Center for Machu Picchu archeological site.

She has worked at Andrés Jaque / Office for Political Innovation (New York), Studio FIERRO (New York), and studio Llonazamora (Lima).

Additionally, she has been a Research Scholar of Architecture, Planning, and Preservation at Columbia University. Currently, she teaches at Pratt Institute (New York), The New School – Parsons (New York), and Universidad Andrés Bello (Chile).

She holds a Professional Degree in Architecture from Pontificia Universidad Católica del Perú and a Master of Science in Critical, Curatorial, and Conceptual Practices in Architecture from Columbia University, Graduate School of Architecture Planning and Preservation.

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