Dr. Oscar Fuertes Dopico
PH.D. Architect. He studied architecture in Coruña, Spain and the Accademia della Architettura, Mendrisio, Switzerland. He has a master's degree from Coruña University and He also completed post-graduate studies at Architectural Association School of Architecture, London, UK. He obtained his PhD from the University of Coruna in 2015, his doctoral thesis "La carpintería de ribera en Galicia. La recuperación de sus arquitecturas" was recognized with "Cum Laude".
He has focused his studies towards the research of popular and industrial architecture as well as architecture in wood. As a researcher he has participated in different investigation projects and he was the coordinate for the European project "Dorna II" (2013-2014) for the University of Coruna; He has collaborated in numerous scientific magazines and congresses in Spain, Portugal and U.K. In 2008 he was a member of the Spanish Scientific commission of the congress and exhibition: "Architetti ticinese nel Mondo", and in 2014 he has directed the congress "AproximAciones".
Co-Author of the books Arquitecturas do Mar (F. UDC, 2014), Compostelas Contemporáneas (FCA, 2013), Astilleros (COAG, 2011). He also collaborated with the office CSA architects (Carlos Seoane).