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I am architect and photographer but I like everything related with cultural production and things that make me grow as a person. I think everybody can teach you something interesting is you have an opened gaze and are humble enough to appreciate it.
My photographic work focuses on landscape as a social construction. You can take a look at it here:
Fail again, fail better
Why I’m on Couchsurfing
HOW I PARTICIPATE IN COUCHSURFING
I host people and show around if I have time. When i travel, I like to stay at locals places.
Hosting, surfing, hanging out,...always good and interesting.
reading, writing, cinema, contemporary art, video, photography, philosophy, architecture, politics, economy, design... everything related with the human and non human realm.
- contemporary art
Music, Movies, and Books
MUSIC : The war on drugs, My Bloody Valentine, The Church , Slowdive, Ride. Damien Jurado, Jason Molina, Built to Spill, Pavement.
BOOKS: Depends on the stage of my life, but from Goethe to Virginie Despentes, everything is possible as long as it has a minimun of quality. Usually I feel very identified with Michel Houellebecq, wich is not something that I feel quite happy about.
MOVIES: I prefer movies talking about simple human relationships in a couple, a family or a community, I could say that "Tokyo Story", is the perfect example of the kind of cinema that I enjoy. But if the movie is good I am open to other genres like Sci-Fi, e.g. "Farenheit 451" is a great movie.
One Amazing Thing I’ve Done
To thank life every day.
Teach, Learn, Share
Teach: film photography technique, cooking, architecture and arts contemporary history.
What I Can Share with Hosts
I have been so well treated around the world that now I believe that is fair to give some hospitality in return.
Countries I’ve Lived In
China, Denmark, Germany, Mexico, Spain, Taiwan