CR House / CoA Arquitectura

© Francisco Gutiérrez Peregrina / Fábrica de arquitectura

Architects: CoA Arquitectura
Location: , JAL, Mexico
Project Area: 413.0 m2
Project Year: 2014
Photographs: Francisco Gutiérrez Peregrina / Fábrica de arquitectura

Casa de las Ideas Library / CROstudio

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Project Architects: CROstudio
Location: Popocatépetl, Camino Verde, 22190 , Baja California, Mexico
Project Architects: Adriana Cuellar, Marcel Sánchez
Collaborators: Gabriela Bendeck, Arturo González, Joseph Ruiz Tapia
Structural Engineering: Fernando Arroyo
Construction: Grupo LARC Walter López Arce, Berta Sánchez Rabago
Project Area: 220.0 m2
Project Year: 2012
Photographs: CROstudio

HDJ75 / T38 studio

© Alfredo Zertuche

Architects: T38 studio
Location: Tijuana, Baja California,
Area: 290.0 sqm
Year: 2012
Photographs: Alfredo Zertuche

Santa Catarina House / Ludens

© Angélica Ibarra

Architects: Ludens
Location: City, Federal District,
Architecture: Iván Hernández
Design Team: Tiago Pinto + Anna Mieszek + Antonio García + Juan Vázquez
Project Area: 300.0 m2
Project Year: 2013
Photographs: Angélica Ibarra, Courtesy of Briefcase

Commercial Spaces in Ordaz / T3arc

© Luis Gordoa

Architects: T3arc
Location: Cuernavaca, Morelos,
Project Architects: , Alfredo Cano Briceño
Construction: T3arc, Alberto Campos
Structures: Alejandro Solano
Project Area: 440.0 m2
Project Year: 2014
Photographs: Luis Gordoa

CEMEX Unveils Winners of the XXIII Building Awards

has announced both the international and national winners of the XXIII Building Awards, which aim to recognize the best architecture and construction both internationally and within Mexico. All projects were reviewed by a panel of judges comprised of some of the most important and prestigious representatives of the industry at an international level.

The international awards recognizing housing, institutional/industrial and large-scale infrastructure projects that were built during 2013 and stand out for their constructive solutions, aesthetics and innovative techniques. Finalist projects ranged from Frank Gehry’s Biomuseo in Panama to Plan B Arquitectos’ Click Clack Hotel in Bogotá, Colombia, covering a range of countries and architectural styles.

The CEMEX Building Award is itself a unique piece of art created by Mexican sculptor Miguel Angel Gonzalez and made out of black marble and concrete.

Read on after the break for both the international and national winners…

Emerging Voices: Estudio Macías Peredo

Estudio Macías Peredo is led by Salvador Macías Corona and Magui Peredo Arenas and is based in Guadalajara, Mexico. In their as one of the winners of the Architectural League’s annual Emerging Voices awards, Corona and Arenas reveal the ways in which the local conditions and building traditions of their country have become creative drivers for their contemporary practice of architecture. They have a shared interest in primitive buildings, seeking to incorporate some of the inherent abstract qualities of primitive structures in ways that address contemporary issues.

Liverpool Insurgentes Department Store / Rojkind Arquitectos

© Jaime Navarro

Architects: Rojkind Arquitectos
Location: Insurgentes Sur, , Federal District, Mexico
Architects In Charge: Michel Rojkind y Gerardo Salinas
Project Area: 825 sqm
Project Year: 2010
Photographs: Jaime Navarro

LA House / Elías Rizo Arquitectos

© Marcos García

Architects: Elías Rizo Arquitectos
Location:
Area: 933.0 sqm
Year: 2014
Photographs: Marcos García

CEMEX Unveils National Finalists for the XXIII Building Awards

The CEMEX Building Awards recognize the best architecture and construction in Mexico, ranging from single-family homes to large-scale infrastructure projects. For the XXIII awards will recognize projects that were built during 2013 that stand out for their constructive solutions, aesthetics and innovative techniques. 

CEMEX has already unveiled the national finalists for the 13 categories, and the winners will be announced on November 5. 

Read on after the break to see the finalists. 

MM House / Elías Rizo Arquitectos

© Marcos García

Architects: Elías Rizo Arquitectos
Location: , JAL,
Architects In Charge: Elías Rizo Suárez, Alejandro Rizo Suárez
Area: 1557.0 sqm
Year: 2014
Photographs: Marcos García

Reforma Diana Corporate Building / Arditti + RDT arquitectos

Courtesy of Arditti + RDT arquitectos

Architects: Arditti + RDT arquitectos
Location: Paseo de la Reforma, , Federal District,
Area: 33800.0 sqm
Year: 2013
Photographs: Courtesy of Arditti + RDT arquitectos

Tres Picos 97 / D+S Arquitectos

Courtesy of D+S Arquitectos

Architects: D+S Arquitectos
Location: Tres Picos, Polanco, 11550 , Federal District,
Project Area: 450.0 m2
Photographs: Courtesy of D+S Arquitectos

LC BAR / Regaa Estudio Arquitectura

© Efraín Alvarado

Architects: Regaa Estudio Arquitectura
Location: , JAL, Mexico
Area: 350.0 sqm
Year: 2014
Photographs: Efraín Alvarado

V House / Agraz Arquitectos

© Mito Covarrubias

Architects: Agraz Arquitectos
Location: Puerta Plata, , JAL,
Project Architect: Ricardo Agraz
Project Manager: Brenda Barron
Project Area: 354.0 m2
Project Year: 2013
Photographs: Mito Covarrubias

Leyva 506 / APT arquitectura para todos

© Luis Gordoa

Architects: APT arquitectura para todos
Location: , Morelos,
Architect In Charge: Lilian Rebollo Uribe, Edgar Saúl Bahena Cruz
Area: 100.0 sqm
Year: 2014
Photographs: Luis Gordoa

Casa BC / 3ARCH

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Architects: 3ARCH
Location: La Herradura, , State of ,
Design And Construction: 3ARCH, Emilio Ades, Daniel Sampson, Gerardo Domínguez, Francisco Villalón, Antonio Peña
Area: 559.0 sqm
Year: 2014
Photographs: The Black Rabbit

Go House / Agustin Landa Ruiloba

© Onnis Luque

Architects: Agustin Landa Ruiloba
Location: , Nuevo Leon,
Project Area: 270.0 m2
Project Year: 2014
Photographs: Onnis Luque