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Lucía Jalón Oyarzun

Lucía Jalón Oyarzun is an architect and researcher whose work focuses on exception and the rebel body: the political as generator of a minor architecture. She is currently Head of Research at ALICE (Atelier de la Conception de l'Espace), where she continues interdisciplinary research on minor architectures.

Expression of a Common Touch

In 1880, Charles Darwin published a collection of studies on the movements of plants. One of his experiments led him to describe a circular or elliptical movement with which the plant adapts to its environment, balancing out. He called it “circumnutation,” a kind of nodding around, and to see it, he did a pre-photographic time-lapse.


The Brooklyn Rail

MAY 2023

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