Falklands / Malvinas Architecture and Town Planning Exhibition in Ushuaia
The town hall of Ushuaia, province of Tierra del Fuego, in the far south of Argentina, in collaboration with the local branch of Malvinas war veterans, inaugurated this week an exhibition under the title “Architecture and planning aux Malvinas, 1764/1833 “dedicated to people who lived in the Malvinas / Malvinas Islands during this period.
Senior provincial and city officials, military officers, representatives of the local association of architects and members of the Malvinas war veterans attended the opening of the exhibition which is described as a historical and well-documented overview of the islands, as well as an exhibition of town planning and, essentially reflecting the daily life of those who inhabited during this period.
Tierra del Fuego Chief of Staff Mario Daniele was the keynote speaker on the occasion and said: “No one stands up for what he doesn’t like, and to love first we have to know what which belongs to us, what belongs to us. Hopefully children and teenagers will enjoy the exhibition as much as we do, and that it turns into a new forum to put on the table the arguments of Argentine sovereignty over the Malvinas, as it is essential to pass on this legacy of generation. in generation ??
The traveling exhibition that will remain in Ushuaia until next week was organized and presented by the Argentine Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Cults, in collaboration with the cultural branch of the Organization of Ibero-American States, the Documentation Center on Latin American architecture and the Argentine Library of Congress.
The exhibition is a historical and photographic exhibition of maps, plans and photographs that illustrate the various historical chapters of the Malvinas Islands, mainly focusing on architecture, town planning and the inhabitants of the islands at the time.