Posts Tagged ‘mexico’

Lava Table by Peca Studio

November 28th, 2016

Mexico’s wealth and history emanate from the pores of its volcanic rock. It is a material that transmits strength and keeps untold stories, and Peca has mastered the art of polishing and molding it into soft, inviting objects.

Uncommon Market by Guille García-Hoz and Alejandro Martínez, Mexico City – Mexico

November 11th, 2016

Situated in an urban villa opposite the lush greens of Parque Lincoln, the so-called Uncommon Market is an even more ambitiously set up concept store, boasting 750 sqm. of retail space.

Red Bull Offices by SPACE, Mexico City – Mexico

November 4th, 2016

Aesthetically it was decided to give it an urban-Mexican look in order to manifest the presence of the brand in the country. Two Mexican artists were chosen to create a scenario that fits this idea, thereby supporting up and coming Mexican artists.

Light Club by TAMEN arq, Hermosillo – Mexico

November 2nd, 2016

Access is a transition space between the facade and the general area. Multiple panels with organic movement were created to represent a three-dimensional and infinite effect with mirrors at the ends, playing with indirect lighting that has an important role in giving more depth and movement to this space.

AstraZeneca Offices by SPACE, Mexico City – Mexico

October 25th, 2016

The general image creates a hybrid between modernity and avant-gard, the combination of materials, carrara marble, glass, metal, wood and accents in color give this place a dynamic and flexible character obliging one to notice the details.

Hermana República by Muñoz Arquitectos, Merida – Mexico

October 19th, 2016

The traditional “stone walls” of Yucatán, are represented by gabion walls in which they inserted some PVC tubes to allow the wind to pass through.

popo installation by Zeller & Moye, Mexico City – Mexico

October 14th, 2016

The pile of blocks is a pixelated 1:350 scale model of the nearby Popocatépetl volcano, including details such as the crater and the volcano’s extensions at its foot.

Museum of Immortality installation by Nikolaus Hirsch and Michel Müller, Mexico City – Mexico

October 12th, 2016

Steel frames form the main structural system, with transparent and translucent perspex boxes slotted in between the gaps. The architects liken the shape the blocks create to a mausoleum and a space capsule.

Treehouse Suite at Playa Viva Sustainable Boutique Hotel by Deture Culsign, Playa Icacos – Mexico

September 28th, 2016

The villa’s palm-tree-pierced, clay tile roof and exposed wood beams provide a textural ceiling for the lounge and bathroom, where locally sourced wood becomes countertop, carved stone is the vessel sink and hand-laid pebbles create the graphic shower floor.

Acetona nail salon by Mono Studio, Puebla – Mexico

September 13th, 2016

To visually capture the essence of nail art, we full of color the space with geometric pattern on the floor, coloring furniture and fabrics, pendant lights and wall art.

Panduit Offices by Eskema Arquitectos, Mexico City – Mexico

September 6th, 2016

Eskema adds to their long list of corporate office design, the new working location for Panduit in Mexico City. The project integrates an open area, showroom and training rooms for Panduit’s third party certification allies.

Silver Deer flagship store by MATERIA, Mexico City – Mexico

September 2nd, 2016

The forest trees are translated into wall fixtures, becoming Silver Deer’s new trade mark; versatile, flexible and consistent throughout the perimeter.

A Column is a System exhibition, USA, Mexico, Canada

August 25th, 2016

‘Una Columna es un Sistema’ (A Column is a System) takes place simultaneously in two countries: Mexico and Argentina. Monoambiente gallery, in Buenos Aires, hosts the first part of this exhibition.

Tori Tori Altavista restaurant by ESRAWE Studio & Rojkind Arquitectos, Mexico City – Mexico

August 1st, 2016

To the right side there is a sushi bar that allows the user to see the chef’s hands when preparing the sushi through the reflective qualities of the high polished brass ceiling.

Domingo Salvaje exhibition by Pedro Reyes, Cuernavaca – Mexico

July 3rd, 2016

Reyes’ analysis of greek philosophy through historical figures like aristotle, epicurus and plato sees the ethical and moral principles of these thinkers countered against the idea of punishment.

Mercado Roma by Rojkind Arquitectos & Cadena y Asociados, Mexico – Mexico City

July 2nd, 2016

The street level houses fifty three vending stalls configured in an organic and fluid arrangement, which reinterprets the grid of the traditional market. The two upper levels house a couple of restaurants and roof deck. The project also includes and open air space surrounded by a fully functional vertical vegetable garden, from which fresh produce will be harvest to then be sold at the market, thus completing the cycle of production-distribution-retail.

Nail It beauty bar by Estudio ALA, Zapopan – Mexico

June 29th, 2016

The different colors are there to represent the different areas, and the bottom half of the studio is kept white so that the designs that are made there would be the only expression of color.

Frëims Condesa restaurant by Arqmov Workshop, Mexico City – Mexico

June 20th, 2016

The interior flooring was made to resemble polished concrete, with the patio decked in colored paved stones with solid bases and hollow spaces strategically created as planters to grow greens and an organic garden.

EA Games Offices by KMD Architects, Mexico City – Mexico

May 1st, 2016

By using recycled content in the Shaw Contract Group carpet, ceilings and wooden finishes the firm achieved to decrease the damaging procedures that the planet is subjected to. The lighting includes LED technology and by choosing Herman Miller as their dealer, the client was assured that the furniture was made by clean and sustainable processes.

Café Palacio Polanco by MRZ Arquitectos, Mexico City – Mexico

April 22nd, 2016

Whether it’s the classic ornamental mirror—one of the establishment’s focal elements—or the white-glassed ceiling lamps of silver-limned contours, everything on sight takes the mind back to 1920s’ Mexico without neglecting a touch for the contemporary.