Alberto Altés

Alberto Altés Arlandis is a registered architect, a researcher and a Lecturer at Umeå School of Architecture. He studied architecture in Valladolid, Barcelona and Delft, and is currently working on a PhD dissertation entitled Dissenting City Narratives: Interplays of Space, Film and Politics. His work interrogates the loss of critical and utopian impetus in architecture and explores the possibilities of the moving image as an apparatus of spatial critique and encounter.

Together with Oren Lieberman he directs the “Laboratory of Immediate Architectural Intervention” at Umeå School of Architecture exploring and making architecture as a relational, political, social and ethical practice that unfolds in the making of the world in/through intraventions.