Docomomo International invites researchers and practitioners involved in the process of preservation, conservation, renovation or transformation of buildings, sites and neighborhoods of the Modern Movement, to investigate on the theme Modern Design: Social Commitment & Quality of Life.

Applications for the following themes will be accepted:
#01 The Avant-Gardes
#02 Post-war. International expansion
#03 The Latin American contribution
#04 Modern pioneering women
#05 Iberia. Cultural identity
#06 New materials and innovative technologies
#07 Urban design and quality of life
#08 Landscapes and public space

11 October 2021
Required components for the documents to submit before this date.
Abstract (500 words), written in accordance with the guidelines. Abstracts must not include images.


28 February 2022

Full papers must be sent (with all the components listed below) to Docomomo vlc/22 secretariat and complete registration with full payment for the conference. Only the authors and co-authors that completed their registration and payment for the Conference before this date will have their papers published.


Required components for the documents to submit before 28 February 2022:

Full paper (.doc)

Written in accordance with the guidelines, including:

· Abstract (300 words)
· Paper (3000 words, including endnotes, image captions and bibliography)
· Biography of each author (max 100 words each)
· Captions of each image and/or illustration.
· Credits for each image and/or illustration: all should be free of copyrights
· Submission of up to 4 reference images and/or illustrations: 300 dpi (.tiff) in a separate file

Signed “Consent to Publish for Conference Proceedings”

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28 March 2022

By this date, you will receive your final draft of the paper from your Session Chair with comments that is to be submitted as the final version of the paper.


30 April 2022

You must submit to the  website link below for you to upload your manuscripts (final version) that came back from your session chairs with their comments by 28th February



If the author does not fulfill these schedule and guidelines, DOCOMOMO International and DOCOMOMO vlc/22 reserve the right to withdraw his/her paper from the programme and the Proceedings.


The 2022 conference will be held with hybrid format only for attending, the lectures will be only presential format. The digital proceedings will be published in 2022 before the conference.