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Setting the record straight: Galería OMR in Mexico City by Max von Werz, Mateo Riestra and José Arnaud-BelloSubscription
New into Old 2019 Commended: Deploying a light-touch approach, three young architects have revamped the Sala Margolin in Mexico City into the new Galería OMR
By sharing the authorship of their architecture with the local people with whom they work in rural Mexico, Comunal are challenging the authority of the architect
Seeds of change: Estudio MMX, MexicoSubscription
Estudio MMX have been shortlisted for the AR Emerging Architecture awards 2019. View the shortlist here
The devastation wrought by powerful earthquakes in Mexico in 1985 and 2017 spurred the architectural community to revisit social housing, but sometimes proposals were wrought for no more than media attention
Part of the reconstruction programme that emerged after the earthquake in 2017, this project was created with very simple elements that link with the climatic and cultural conditions of the place
Designed by Alberto Kalach, the project hoped to produce new, realistic ideas for low-rise social housing projects
Comunal’s work in Tepetzintán, Puebla, started with restoring the tradition of bamboo construction, which had been forgotten as a building technique.
AR House awards 2019 shortlisted: Ambrosi Etchegaray’s fusion of Modernist restraint and the vernacular in this retreat in Oaxaca segregates eating, sleeping and living in a ritual of water, earth and air
As countries become ever-more hostile to external migrants, action must be taken to ensure the city remains inclusive
Poised between land and sea, the architect’s scheme for the Casa Wabi art foundation explores the tension between the precision of a Japanese sensibility and the lush profusion of a Mexican coastal landscape