A wide shot of a ceramics studio, featuring students working with pottery wheels and other tools.

HPres alumni Charles C. Almonte interviewed by Topic Architecture

Charles C Almonte Headshot

"...when I was in college in architecture school, there were a couple of professors who encouraged acknowledging historic architecture in the Philippines—even though the historic preservation movement is not really big there. It's a developing country, so the primary goal of the government is usually, 'Let's build new buildings to attract investors that show them that this is all shiny and new.'"

Read the interview