ARQ is a bilingual, peer-reviewed and open access architecture journal published by Ediciones ARQ of the School of Architecture of Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile.



︎︎︎ Aims and scope of ARQ journal
︎︎︎ Contents
︎︎︎ Indexes and accreditations 
︎︎︎ Recognitions
︎︎︎ Editorial board
︎︎︎ Staff



ARQ 2024 Covers Competition

ARQ is hosting a design competition for the covers of issues 116, 117 & 118 (2024). Read more…


Aims and scope of ARQ journal


ARQ is a bilingual journal published three times a year, with a strong reputation based on reflection, research and critical dissemination of contemporary production in architecture, landscape architecture, and urban design. Continuously published since 1980, it’s one of the most prestigious architecture publications in Latin America.

The journal’s main objective is to foster culture and the advancement of knowledge of architecture, landscape architecture and the contemporary city. We strive to promote up-and-coming along with established voices in research and design by providing an international platform for ideas and debate.The journal’s intended readership is made up of architects, students, researchers, academics, professionals and the general public whose interests are connected with the built environment. 


Open Access


ARQ adheres to the DOAJ’s definition of an open acces journal. This means that all content published in ARQ is freely available without charge to the user or his/her institution. Users are allowed to search, read, download, print, copy, distribute, or link to the full texts of the articles, or use them for any other lawful non-commercial purpose, without asking prior permission from the publisher or the author. The only requirement is that the author and original source are named and clearly acknowledged. 

Issues of ARQ [from 2001 to this day] are published under a Creative Commons license (CC BY-NC 4.0) and are available for free to readers through SciELO Online Scientific Library. A selection of articles can also be read in webpage format at archives.cl. Printed copies of the journal are available for sale in selected bookshops and our online shop


ISSN (print): 0716-0852
ISSN (online): 0717-6996


Contents and sections


The issues of ARQ  are thematic. We publish academic articles, interviews, reviews, essays, built work or projects that relate to the theme of each open call. ARQ is a peer-reviewed journal and the selection of content is carried out through an open call for submissions. You can find our current open call, submission guidelines, and information about the peer-review process, timeline, and copyrights in the ‘Open Calls’ section of our website.



Indexes and accreditations


Thomson ISI: WoS Arts and Humanities Citation Index; ISI Alerting Services; Current Contents, Arts and Humanities

Directory of Open Access Journals (DOAJ)

Scientific Online Library SciELO.CL (ANID)

Scopus SciVerse

Avery Index to Architectural Periodicals

Latindex Directory of Scientific Journals 

Latindex Catalogue of Scientific Journals



Recognitions


XII Ibero-American Biennial of Architecture and Urbanism (BIAU) ‘Periodical Publications’ Award (2022) 



Funding

ARQ receives financial support from the Fondo de Publicaciones Periódicas [Fund for periodical publications] of the Vicerrectoría de Investigación of  Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile, and through the Fondo de Publicaciones de Revistas Científicas [Fund for the Publication of Scientific Journals]. 

Editorial board


The editorial board or scientific committee of ARQ journal is made up of academics and professionals of outstanding trajectory, who actively participate in the definition of the journal’s topics and contents. The current editorial board was formed in January 2023 and includes the following participants:

Luis Eduardo Bresciani L.
Professor and Director, School of Architecture,
Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile

Felipe de Ferrari
Plan Comun Arquitectos | OnArchitecture
Professor, Escuela de Arquitectura,
Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile

Dra. Gabriela García de Cortázar
Assistant Professor, Director of the Masters in Architecture
Facultad de Arquitectura y Urbanismo, Universidad de Chile

Sebastián Irarrázaval
Sebastián Irarrázaval Arquitectos
Associate Professor, School of Architecture
Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile

Dr. Hugo Mondragón
Professor, Escuela de Arquitectura,
Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile


Dra. Pía Montealegre
Professor, Instituto de Historia y Patrimonio,
Facultad de Arquitectura y Urbanismo, Universidad de Chile


Camila Medina
PhD Candidate, Institute of Landscape and Urbanism Studies
ETH Zürich

Dra. Elke Schlack
Associate Professor, School of Architecture
Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile

Dr. Alfredo Thiermann
Thiermann Cruz Arquitectos
Assistant Professor, History and Theories of Architecture, Technology, and Media
École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne (EPFL)

Dr. Horacio Torrent
Professor, School of Architecture,
Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile



ARQ editorial staff


General Editor
Stephannie Fell C. — editora@edicionesarq.cl
Architect (PUC); MA Architectural History (UCL); PhD (c) Architectural and Urban History & Theory (UCL)

Managing Editor
Francisco Cardemil P.productor@edicionesarq.cl
Architect; MA Architecture (PUC)


ARQ general staff


Art direction / Graphic Editor
Carolina Valenzuela M. — produccion@edicionesarq.cl

Design and graphic production assistant
Rocío Camacho C.

Production Assistant
Gabriela Cancino M. — revista@edicionesarq.cl

Translations
Francisco Cardemil P.

Proofreading
Rayna Razmilic T. / Camila Reyes Alé


Ediciones ARQ staff


Deputy Commercial Director
Lorena Lobos D. — comercial@edicionesarq.cl

Commercial Assistant (international sales)
Cecilia Hernández R. — dhernanl@uc.cl

Sales Assistant
Verónica Mora F. — ventas@edicionesarq.cl

Social media, web and outreach
Felipe Pizarro P. — editorial@edicionesarq.cl





Ediciones ARQ
El Comendador 1936, Providencia, Santiago de Chile
Fono: +56 22 6865630 Lun-Vie 09:00 a 17:00 hrs editorial@edicionesarq.cl

Revista ARQ recibe el apoyo del Fondo de Publicaciones Periódicas de la Vicerrectoría de Investigación de la Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile a través del Fondo de Publicaciones de Revistas Científicas | website & logo: ©1980-2023 Ediciones ARQ ︎ ︎



Ediciones ARQ
El Comendador 1936, Providencia, Santiago de Chile
Fono: +56 9 9995 5044 (número temporal) Lun-Vie 10:00 a 18:30 hrs editorial@edicionesarq.cl

Revista ARQ recibe el apoyo del Fondo de Publicaciones Periódicas de la Vicerrectoría de Investigación de la Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile a través del Fondo de Publicaciones de Revistas Científicas | © 1980-2022 Ediciones ARQ | Todos los derechos reservados ︎