The Department of American Studies
University of Szeged
Invites you to the series of lectures by
Dr. BEA TOMŠIČ AMON
University of Ljubljana, Faculty of Education, Department of Visual Arts Education.
Imaginary Spaces in the Americas
Latin American Megacities: A Mythical Source of Spatial Identification
On April 4, 2023, 16:00-18:00
Venue: American Studies Seminar
Dr. Bea Tomsic Amon was born in Buenos Aires, Argentina, where she graduated as an architect from the Faculty of Architecture and Urbanism in 1987. In 1988, she moved to Slovenia, graduated from the Academy of Fine Arts at the University of Ljubljana in 1993 and earned a Master of Science in Sociology of Culture at the Faculty of Philosophy in Ljubljana. She is an Associate Professor of Didactics of Art Education at the Department of Art Education, Faculty of Education in Ljubljana, where she defended her PhD thesis on Experiential Learning and Spatial Design. Her areas of interest are art education, pedagogy of architecture, spatial perception, architectural theory and interdisciplinarity with special emphasis on inter-American studies.