Amparo Casares Gallego


Amparo Casares Gallego, PhD, Architect, Professor at the Department of Architecture Projects and Urban Planning, School of Architecture, University of Corunna (Spain).

She currently holds the position of Assistant Director of the School of Architecture.

Her research interests are focused on projects on “Alternative forms of collective housing and urban clusters” and studying “The oak wooks as heritage to preserve”.

She performed the Protection Plan of cruceiros of Galicia, the f ull catalog of Crosses, Cruceiros and Petos de Ánimas of Galicia, as well as the inventory and the catalog of the oak woods of the municipalities of the “French Way” in Galicia, among other research.

She has collaborated with the administration of the Government of Galicia as a representative of the School of Architectre at the Working Group on Habitability of the Directorate General of Public Works and Housing Quality, for the regulatory review of housing plan (2006).

She has given invited lectures at various universities and organizations on various aspects of housing and living conditions. She has received several national awards and citations for her work.

Among her most relevant publications:

  • Quiroga Calviño,, J.R.;Casares Gallego, A. & Míguez Suárez, V.L.(1997). Ensayos tecnológicos. En J.R. Quiroga Calviño (Dir.). La piedra en Galicia (pp. 89-109). Santiago de Compostela, SP: Xunta de Galicia. ISBN: 84-453-2037-8.
  • Quiroga Calviño, J.R.;Casares Gallego, A. & Míguez Suárez, V.L.(1997). Acabados. En J.R. Quiroga Calviño (Dir.). La piedra en Galicia (pp. 110-319), Santiago de Compostela, SP: Xunta de Galicia. ISBN: 84-453-2037-8.
  • Quiroga Calviño, J.R.;Casares Gallego, A. & Míguez Suárez, V.L.(1997). Directorios. En J.R. Quiroga Calviño (Dir.). La piedra en Galicia (pp. 110-319),. Santiago de Compostela, SP: Xunta de Galicia. ISBN: 84-453-2037-8.
  • Casares Gallego, A. (2004). Pascuala Campos de Michelena. En: Artistas Galegos. Arquitectos cara ao novo milenio (pp. 78-109). Vigo, SP: Nova Galicia Edicións. ISBN: 84-96293-54-8.
  • Casares Gallego, A. (2008). As carballeiras en Galicia: un patrimonio para conservarmos. Santiago de Compostela, SP: Xunta de Galicia. ISBN: 987-84-453-4623-8

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