12th Seminar Docomomo Brazil: Architecture and Urbanismo of the Modern Movement. Brazilian Cultural Heritage: Conservation, Diffusion and Society
21st-24th November 2017, Uberlândia, Brazil
DATE: 21/11/2017
Between 21st and 24th November the 12th Seminar Docomomo Brazil: "Arquitetura e Urbanismo do Movimento Moderno. Patrimônio Cultural Brasileiro: Preservação, Difusão e Sociedade" [Architecture and Urbanism of the Modern Movement. Brazilian Cultural Heritage: Preservation, Diffusion and Society] took place at Faculdade de Arquitetura e Urbanismo e Design e no Programa de Pós-graduação em Arquitetura e Urbanismo da Universidade Federal de Uberlândia, Uberlândia, Minas Gerais, Brazil.

This event occured in the occasion of the first congress "Iberoamericano de História Urbana" [Iberoamerican of Urban History] organised by Asociación Iberoamericano de História Urbana with the purpose to debate preservation and diffusion of Modern Movement Brazilian architecture in a way to achieve the society recognition. For that, the thematics present were:
- The reception and diffusion of modern Brazilian architecture and urbanism in the full extent of its approach
- Preservation Practices of Modern Architecture and Urbanism
- Patrimonial Education Practices (actions and projects)
- The training of future professionals and the preservation of the Modern Movement

Regarding the conference, two additional activities were planned:
- Two Workshops in Belo Horizonte and Uberlândia, Minas Gerais, Brazil (17th-20th November)
- MomoTour to Araxá, Minas Gerais, Brazil (25th November)

The Chair of Docomomo International, Prof. Ana Tostões, presented the closing lecture entitled "O Docomomo Internacional e suas ações junto a sociedade" [The Docomomo Internacional and its actions in the society].

More details: website

Programme: PDF below [Portuguese]