Soledad Hoces de la Guardia

Lecture & workshop: A History of Paracas & Nazca Looped Textiles
11:00 am – 1:00 pm & 2:30 pm – 4:30 pm, Nov 9th
Tambomachay Conference Room

Soledad Hoces de la Guardia is a designer from the Pontificia Universidad Catolica de Chile. Since 1990 she has been a teacher in the area of textiles at the Escuela de Diseño PUC and collaborates in the Progama de Artesania UC. She is a researcher of archaeological and ethnographic textiles and it is interested in Cultural Heritage. She participates in seminars both at the national and international level on textile topics and cultural heritage. She works regularly on design projects with groups and communities of artisans throughout Chile. Currently she is a board member of the Comite Nacional de Conservación Textil (CNCT), which she presided over between 2006 and 2009.