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Foro Boca – Boca Del Rio, Veracruz, Mexico

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Building: Foro Boca
Location: Boca Del Rio, Veracruz, Mexico
Architects: Rojkind Arquitectos
Project Arquitect: Michel Rojkind
Acoustic Consultant: Auerbach Pollock Friedlander
Structural Engineer: EMRSA
Project Year: 2014

AE Interests: The most sophisticated concert hall in the country, concert hall for audience of 850, other theatrical spaces for dance and solo performances.

Written by Alvaro Gloria

September 8, 2015 at 3:51 pm

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Bioinnova – Culiacan Rosales, Sinaloa, Mexico

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Building: Parque Biotecnológico del Pacífico
Location: Culiacan Rosales, Sinaloa, Mexico
Architect: Tatiana Bilbao
Project Year: 2012

AE Interests: space for both student research and corporate offices. Shifted levels that provide shade to the lower levels, underground parking garage.

Written by Alvaro Gloria

September 8, 2015 at 3:50 pm

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Orquideorama – Medellin, Colombia

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Building: Orquideorama
Location: Medellin, Colombia
Architect: Plan B Arquitectos
Project Architects: Felipe Mesa , Alexander Bernal

AE Interests: serves as a botanical garden, interconnected modular structures,  wooden structure allows for sunlight to come through, plants are sustained by rainwater collected by the petals.

Written by Alvaro Gloria

September 8, 2015 at 3:50 pm

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Nuestra Señora De Guadalupe Chapel – Chihuahua, Mexico

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Building: Nuestra Señora De Guadalupe Chapel
Location: Chihuahua, Chihuahua, Mexico
Architect: COA Arquitectos
Project Architect: Francisco Ortiz Aguilera
Concrete Design: PH Diseño
Steel Design: EMYCSA

AE Interests: outdoor multipurpose space able to accommodate large social and religious gatherings, cast-in-place concrete walls, steel columns and framing, perforated metal shading screen.

 

 

 

Written by Alvaro Gloria

September 3, 2015 at 3:17 pm

Posted in Built