2018 ATLAS  T3  International  Conference 

Babeș-Bolyai University, Cluj-Napoca, Romania 

June 3-7, 2018

Prof. Dr. Gustavo Avilés


Gustavo Avilés (Mexico) studied Architecture at the Iberoamericana University. Since 1984 he has been focused on Light in Architecture. His dedication to architectural lighting culture has conducted him to take on a transdisciplinary academic approach to articulate his practice through different standpoints on light and lighting. With this unique view he founded Lighteam in 1986. He has an extensive teaching experience and is sought after to speak at conferences worldwide. His work achieves a wide variety of applications and scales.

Gustavo Avilés represents one of the most enthusiast professional and academic development line positions on an International context. He is member of AIA, IALD, IES, IIDA  and founder of DIM with other Mexican colleagues. Gustavo was named part of the Board of Directors of IALD and holds the FONCA (Fondo Nacional para la Cultura y las Artes) National Scholarship for Creators. As a continuous academic effort to promote architectural lighting culture, Gustavo has recently founded the Architectural Lighting Design Specialization at the UNAM.