Cardenas Nino / Housing and Innovation

Housing and Innovation Technique and Domestic Space in the Residential Works by Pierre Jeanneret, a Contemporary Analysis for Design Housing Solutions

Author: Oljer Cardenas Nino, Politecnico di Milano

Supervisor: Orsina Simona Pierini, Politecnico di Milano; Carmen Espegel, Universidad Politécnica de Madrid

Research stage: Initial doctoral stage

Category: Extended abstract


Oljer Cardenas Niño

PhD candidate in Architectural Urban Interior Design program at Politecnico di Milano. Architect by the Universidad de los Andes (2014). Master’s in architectural project design from Politecnico di Milano (2019) with Cum laude thesis "Pierre Jeanneret and Domestic space: The government houses of Chandigarh". His main research concerns the history and analysis of modern architecture, focusing on the study of Pierre Jeanneret. He collaborates as an architect and coordinator of residential projects in Bogota-Colombia and Milan-Italy. He has also collaborated as a research assistant in publications such as "Casa+casa+casa= ¿ciudad? - Germán Samper Una investigación en vivienda" (2012) or "Le Corbusier en la arquitectura instalada en su sitio: Los museos de Ahmedabad y Tokio" (2015). He has published articles such as "The Indian room designed by Pierre Jeanneret in Chandigarh" (2020).