Ivonne M. Marcial Vega
ArqPoli is the Headquarters for the Puerto Rico Chapter of Do.Co.Mo.Mo (Documentation and Conservation of spaces and objects of the Modern Movement. Do.Co.Mo.Mo. International's missions are to: act as watchdog when important modern movement buildings anywhere are under threat; exchange ideas relating to conservation technology, history and education; foster interest in the ideas and heritage of the modern movement; and elicit responsibility towards this recent architectural inheritance. The pluralist, interdisciplinary nature of Do.Co.Mo.Mo. International, due to its ability to bring together historians, architects, town-planners, landscape architects, conservationists, teachers, students and bvncpublic officials, has been a strong asset. At present, Do.Co.Mo.Mo. International includes 53 chapters and more than 2,300 members, in Europe, America, Asia, Oceania and Africa.