Cesar Wagner

Senior Lecturer
Architecture
Location: Building 001, Room 2036

Qualifications

BArch (UFRGS-Arch&Urb) Porto Alegre., MA (AA-Hsg&Urb) London.

Professional memberships

Register Architect and Urban Designer at the Council of Architecture and Urbanism in Brazil (Conselho de Arquitetura e Urbanismo do Brasil);
Architect Member of the Brazilian Institute of Architects (IAB);
Academic Member of the New Zealand Institute of Architects (NZIA);
Academic Membership at the Urban Affairs Association (UAA);
Academic Membership at the International Seminar on Urban Form (ISUF);
Academic Membership at the International Society of City and Regional Planners (ISOCARP).

Profile

Cesar Wagner is an architect and urban designer with professional experience from Brazil, Argentine, The Netherlands, United Kingdom and New Zealand. He completed his undergraduate studies in Argentine and Brazil (1993) and has a Masters degree in Housing and Urbanism from the Architectural Association School of Architecture, London (2003) - Chevening Scholarship recipient, a British Council Grant.

Cesar has taught in Brazil, China and lectured in several universities in Latin America, Europe and New Zealand. He has been a Senior Lecturer in the Architectural Programme at Unitec New Zealand since 2004, former Programme Director of the MArch by Project (2010-2012), and is currently a PhD Candidate at the Postgraduate Programme for Urban and Regional Planning in the Federal University of Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil, focusing his research on the question of sustainability in urban development policies.

Graduate supervision of theses

Nguyen, Catherine (2017). Vertical village In the Heart of Auckland CBD
Bjorklund, Sam (2016). Resilient renovation : the architectural adaptation of the old suburbs for cohousing
Matharu, Jaskirat (2016). Symbiosis in city : how can vertical farming be integrated in a high rise mixed use development?
Kumar, Zeelesh Dakshay (2016). An eco-community design for Mount Roskill : an architectural project based on transforming Mount Roskill to become more affordable, liveable, resilient and sustainable
Ramsay, Kyle (2016). Dirty old town
Cookson, Gemma (2013). Occupying the edge : Christchurch urban housing
Edmonds, Matthew (2013). en.er.gize : adaptive reuse of an existing building
Jack, Joanna (2012). Dead cities
Leung-Wai, Martin (2012). The taualuga: A spatial study. A considered look at space and movement
Sa Freire Fusco, Isabel Miranda (2011). Rio 2016: Sailing in the post-Olympic hangover. Design for a marina and sailing school for the 2016 Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro
Nitsche, Cornelia (2011). Introducing client collective housing in a medium-to-high density development around the CBD of Auckland
Banerjee, Shubhendu (Bobby) (2010). Appropriate vocabulary for a Hindu Temple design in Auckland

Publications

Melchiors, L. C., & Wagner, C. (2016). The Brazilian metropolitan regions in the context of the statute of metropolis: the importance of collaborative governance. Metropolitan Przeglad Naukowy, Instytut Metropolitalny (Vol. 5(1)).
http://hdl.handle.net/10652/3754

Melchiors, L. C., & Wagner, C. (2016). O flanar na cidade das velas. Um passeio pelas ruas de Auckland, Nova Zelandia. Spain, Arquiteturismo:Vitruvius (Vol. ano 10, n. 113.06).

Melchiors, L. C., & Wagner, C. (2016). Projetos urbanos e a construcao social da cidade: intervencoes nas areas portuarias de Porto Alegre e Auckland. PROPAR/UFRGS, Estado da Arte, IV ENANPARQ, Encontro da Associacao Nacional de Pesquisa e Pos-Graduacao em Arquitetura e Urbanismo. ISSN 2358-6214.
http://hdl.handle.net/10652/3838

Melchiors, L. C., & Wagner, L. C. (2014). Efeitos da expansao territorial do programa habitacional brasileiro Minha Casa, Minha Vida: o caso da Regiao Metropolitana de Porto Alegre, Brasil. C. A. Abate, J. L. Karol (et al.), UPE 11 - 11º Symposium of International Urban Planning and Environment Association, La Plata. UPE 11 Conducir las Transformaciones Urbanas: un debate sobre direcciones, orientaciones, estrategias y políticas que modelan la ciudad futura (Vol. 1a).
http://hdl.handle.net/10652/3976

Melchiors, L. C., & Wagner, C. (2014). Consideracoes sobre a distribuicao espacial e territorial do Programa Minha Casa, Minha Vida na Regiao Metropolitana de Porto Alegre. Porto Alegre: EDIPUCRS, 3 Congresso Sustentabilidade e Habitacao de Interesse Social, 2014, Porto Alegre. Congresso Internacional: Sustentabilidade e Habitacao de Interesse Social.
http://hdl.handle.net/10652/3975

Wagner, C., and Archbold, R. (2010). Design Process: Transfer and Transformation. Forsyth, G. (Ed), Proceedings of ConnectED 2010, the 2nd International Conference on Design Education. http://connected2010.eproceedings.com.au/abstracts.html. (Vol. Online).

Bogunovich, D., and Wagner, C. (2010). Showcasing Green Urbanism on Waterfronts: A Comparative Study of Porto Alegre and Auckland. Proceedings of the 54th International Federation for Housing and Planning (IFHP) World Congress.

Pelling, N., Hoskins, R., and Wagner, C. (2009). Te Hononga: Enhancing Learner Knowledge of Maori Architecture. Good Practice Publication Grants e-books (Vol. e-book).

Kaza, K., and Wagner, C. (2009). Reportogamming suburban Sunnynook as a metropolitian transport centre. Sixteenth International Seminar on Urban Form (ISUF 2009): Urban Morphology and Urgan Transformation.

Wagner, C., and Archbold, R. (2009). Brazil Studio 07-09 (Curator). .

Wagner, C., and Archbold, R. (2009). Araptive Growth. Asylum 091177-5572.

Wagner, C. (2009). Brazil Studio 07-09. Latin American Architecture and Cities Workshop.

Hoskins, R., Wagner, C., and Wilson, C. (2009). Te Whaiti: Rebuilding a Rural Maori Community. Ho, G., Mathew, K., and Anda, M. Sustainability of Indigenous Communities in Australia. ISBN:978-0-86905-917-3.

Wagner, C., and Naidu, P. (2008). Re-shaping the vernacular approach to the domestic architecture in New Zealand. Proceedings of the IV International Seminar on Vernacular Settlement (ISVS4).

Wagner, C. (2007). Responsive landscape: Robert Burle Marx. New Zealand Bromeliad Society.

Wagner, C. (2007). Responsive landscape: The work of Robert Burle Marx. ScALA seminar series, Unitec.

Wagner, C. (2007). Arquitetura e o da profissao na Nova Zelandia. School of Architecture Lecture Series, University of FUMEC.

Wagner, C. (2007). Art Degustation. .

Wagner, C., Hoskins, R., and Wilson, C. (2007). Design collaboration with a Maori community. Zehner, R., and Reidsema, C. Proceedings of ConnectED 2007 International Conference on Design Education (Vol. CD Rom).

Wagner, C. (2006). Na viagem do arquiteto. Feevale University, School of Architecture Inaugural Year's Lecture Series.

Wagner, C. (2006). Maori studio. Arquitexto/UFRGS. Faculdade de Arquitetura, PROPAR (Vol. VI 2).

Wagner, C. (2006). O Privilegio da Solidao. Bloco (Vol. 1).

Wagner, C. (2006). 20 steps to understand Brazilian modernism. Wagner, C., and Laub, D. Fotografia do Brasil - A publication.

Wagner, C. (2006). 20 steps to understand Brazilian modernism. Wagner, C., and Laub, D. Fotografia do Brasil - A publication.

Wagner, C., and Laub, D. (2006). New Zealand experience. UniRitter University, School of Architecture International Exchange Lecture Series.

Wagner, C., and Laub, D. (2006). Fotografia do Brasil_uma exposicao. .

Wagner, C., and Laub, D. (2006). Fotografia do Brasil - A publication. .

Puntoni, A., Eugenia, A., Abulafia, A., Schlee, A., Hopkins, A., Wagner, C., Laub, D., Austin, M., Diniz, J., Naidu, P., Gower, R., Marques, S., de Podesta, S., and Preston, W. (2006). Lecture. Wagner, C., and Laub, D. Fotografia do Brasil.

Puntoni, A., Eugenia, A., Abulafia, A., Schlee, A., Hopkins, A., Wagner, C., Laub, D., Austin, M., Diniz, J., Naidu, P., Gower, R., Marques, S., de Podesta, S., and Preston, W. (2006). Lecture. Wagner, C., and Laub, D. Fotografia do Brasil.

Wagner, C., & Laub, D. (2005). Towards the São Paulo Bienal. Presented to the Christchurch Polytechnic Institute of Technology, School of Architectural Studies Research seminar series, 14 October, Christchurch, New Zealand.

Wagner, C. (2005, 5 March). A viagem do arquiteto. FM Culture Radio, Brazil.

Wagner, C. (2005). Mobility and connecti-city: Gateways to London. Presented to the XXII World Congress of Architecture: International Union of Architects (UIA)'Cities: Grand bazaar of architectures', 3-7 July, Istanbul, Turkey.