Reitz, Talitta

Reitz, Talitta

Research Fellow

Rachel Carson Center, LMU Munich, Germany

Research Interest

Talitta is interested in participatory design and urban planning solutions that address collective memory, historical perspectives, sustainability and  the critical needs of marginalized communities. Her goal is to consistently incorporate such concerns within the urbanism and the landscape architecture framework.

Biography

Talitta Reitz is a graduate landscape architect and urbanist, and a certified heritage conservationist from University of Southern California, Los Angeles. Originally from Brazil, she has a background in architecture and urbanism from Federal University of Parana, Curitiba, where she worked for architecture offices and local and federal institutions for heritage conservation. In 2016, she was the recipient of the ASLA “Student Design Merit Award”, and of the Tau Sigma Delta Honor Society in Architecture and Allied Arts “Design Excellence” Medal. Currently, she is an early stage researcher of the RECOMS Innovative Training Network and a PhD student of environmental humanities at the Rachel Carson Center in Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München.