Diana Alvarez-Marin


Diana is researcher at the Chair of CAAD at the Future Cities Laboratory, interdisciplinary research program of the Singapore ETH Centre. Currently she is involved in “A Quantum City” research group. This research questions the role of information technology in the engendering of new possibilities out of the current urban generic condition.

Diana graduated with honors from the Ecole Nationale Supérieure d’Architecture et de Paysage de Lille, France in 2007. Her diploma work was focused on the shift towards a phenomena of “Metapolisation”, in opposition to the widely established idea of “Metropolisation” in urban discourse. After her diploma, she collaborated with international practices  such as O.M.A. and group8 in association with S.O.M. She attended the Master of advanced studies [MAS] program in CAAD between 2011-2012.