Archivo de la etiqueta: Frida Escobedo

The Mexican Moment: The Rise of Architecture’s Latest Design Capital

On a recent trip abroad, architect and urban planner José Castillo was struck by a conversation with Mexico’s tourism attaché in Asia. Mexican tourism, the attaché remarked, has changed; it was the ancient pyramids and sandy beaches of the country that… Sigue leyendo

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Saturday> Architect Frida Escobedo in conversation with Beatrice Galilee at the Swiss Institute

Mexico has a unique architectural and artistic culture that spans generations and decades. It’s is a combination of a powerful indigenous vernacular created when the Spanish met the native peoples, sophisticated European designers immigrating to the country, and a long period when it was cut off from the international flow of capital and ideas. But […]
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La Nueva Arquitectura: A Look At Mexico’s Vibrant Young Architecture Scene


Mexico: A hot spot of contemporary architecture. Top: a house by young Mexican firm PRODUCTORA, photo: Iwan Baan via. Bottom: Artist Gabriel Orozco’s House, designed by him with architect Tatiana Bilbao. Photo via The air is hot and thick; the pollution so bad it clouds the lungs and the eyes. Day and night, roads are traffic-jammed, …Continue Reading
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La Tallera / Frida Escobedo

Architect: Frida Escobedo
Location: Cuernavaca, Morelos, Mexico
Proyect Team: Rodolfo Díaz Cervantes, Adiranne Montemayor, Adrián Moreau, Daniela Barrera
Proyect Year: 2010
Photography: Rafael Gamo…

Through one single gesture –opening the museum’s courtyard to the plaza by rotating Siqueiros murals from Sigue leyendo

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