Presentation at the Pavilion of the book “Mies en Barcelona” by Dr. in Architecture Valentín Trillo Martínez about the exhibition project of Mies van der Rohe and Lilly Reich at the Universal Exhibition of 1929 in Barcelona. This workthat is the result of a doctoral thesis focuses on the interventions designed to represent Germany in several thematic palaces of that Expo, as well as information on the political dimension of this international event and the recognition of people who were also a crucial part of the German proposal’s organization.
It presents, therefore, a new tool that enriches the understanding of the two German architects’ exhibition proposal as a whole, beyond the main building of the German Pavilion and its reconstruction.
The book published by the Editorial de la Universidad de Sevilla is presented in an event in the Pavilion where will intervene Araceli López Serena, Deputy Director of the publisher, Fernando Ramos, one of the authors of the Mies van der Rohe Pavilion reconstruction, and Emeritus Professor of Architecture Technology at ETSAB-UPC and also the author of the work Valentín Trillo Associated Professor at Departament de Projectes Arquitectònics of Escuela Técnica Superior de Arquitectura de Sevilla.
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