Teresa Gisbert Carbonell

Bolivian architect, researcher, historian and restorer
Gisbert Carbonell in 2007

Teresa Gisbert Carbonell de Mesa (November 30, 1926 – February 19, 2018) was a Bolivian architect and art historian. She specialized in the history of the Andean region. She was born in La Paz, Bolivia.

From 1954 to 1970, she taught Bolivian culture and art history in the Faculty of Humanities at the Higher University of San Andrés and in 1972 and 1975 she taught American Art in the Faculty of Arquitecture of this same institution. She directed the Bolivian Cultural Institute from 1985 to 1989 and was president of the International Council on Monuments and Sites in Bolivia from 1986 to 1992.[1]

Gisbert Carbonell in La Paz on February 19, 2018 at the age of 91.

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  1. "Gisbert Carbonell de Mesa, Teresa (1926–)". Dictionary of Women Worldwide: 25,000 Women Through the Ages.