Item 2019-06-05/1529 - Interview Professor Ceo Rocco

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Interview Professor Ceo Rocco


  • 10/14/2016 (Creation)


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Gilda Santana has a Master’s in Library and Information Science from Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey; a Master of Science in Architecture from the School of Architecture, University of Miami, and a Bachelor of Art from Bard College where she majored in Art History. She joined the faculty of the University of Miami Libraries in 2007 as Head of Architecture Information and Resources to direct the Paul Buisson Architecture Library. In 2013 she became the Librarian for Art & Art History. She actively serves in several library organizations, including the Association of Architecture School Librarians (AASL) and the Art Libraries Association of North America (ARLIS). Her research interests are focused on facilitating a culture of design research through studio embedded-librarianship and the adoption of new technologies in Architecture and Art related disciplines.

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Rocco Ceo has produced drawings of the elements of Florida’s landscapes as well as the documentation of seminal sites in the history of South Florida such as Vizcaya and the Marjory Stoneman Douglas home. His published work includes the award winning books, Redland: A Preservation and Tourism Plan done with Margot Ammidown and Maria Nardi and Historic Landscapes of Florida co-authored with Joanna Lombard. His architecture practice focuses on the unique relationship between architecture and landscape found in the American Tropics. His work has received awards from the Florida Trust for Historic Preservation, Progressive Architecture, and I.D. Magazine. His interest in paradox found in the study of the natural world informs his architecture, research and painting.

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Transcript interview to professor Ceo J. Rocco by Gilda Santana. Interview length: 53:42 min.

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June 7, 2019 2:17 PM

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