LQ20 House / T3arc

© Luis Gordoa

Architects: T3arc
Location: Cuernavaca, Morelos,
Project Area: 580 sqm
Project Year: 2010
Photographs: Luis Gordoa

Siqueiros Public Art Gallery / arquitectura 911sc + Esrawe

© Rafael Gamo

Architects: arquitectura 911sc, Esrawe
Location: 3 Picos 29, Polanco, Miguel Hidalgo, 11550 Mexico City, Federal District, Mexico
Architect In Charge: Saidee Springall del Villar, Jose Castillo Oléa, Héctor
Design Team: Iván Cervantes, Arturo Carreón
Area: 75.0 sqm
Year: 2010
Photographs: Rafael Gamo, Moritz Bernoully

Material Inspiration: 10 Projects Inspired by Metal

To celebrate the launch of ArchDaily Materials, our new product catalog, we’ve rounded up 10 awesome projects from around the world that were inspired by one material: metal. Check out the projects after the break…

Cervantes Theater / Ensamble Studio

© Roland Halbe

Architects: Ensamble Studio
Location: City, Federal District,
Author Of The Project: Antón García- Abril
Associate Architect: Elena Pérez, Alba Cortés
Area: 11,500 sqm
Year: 2012
Photographs: Roland Halbe, Courtesy of  Ensamble Studio

CH House / GLR Arquitectos

© Jorge Taboada

Architects: GLR Arquitectos
Location: Monterrey, Nuevo Leon,
Architect In Charge: Gilberto L. Rodríguez
Collaborators: Emmanuel Soto, Pamela Díaz de León, Rafael Návar, Oscar O´Farril, Priscila López, Tonatiuh Aguilar
Area: 850 sqm
Year: 2013
Photographs: Jorge Taboada

La Tratto Santa Lucía / DOX Arquitectos

© David Emir Cervera Castro

Architects: DOX Arquitectos
Location: , Yucatan, Mexico
Architect In Charge: Xavier Eduardo Salas Hernandez, David Emir Cervera Castro
Collaborators: Sandra Shantal Mézquita Hoyos, Abraham de Jesús Basto Tello
Area: 383 sqm
Year: 2013
Photographs: David Emir Cervera Castro

VIA Corporativo / Guillot Arquitectos

Courtesy of Guillot Arquitectos

Architects: Guillot Arquitectos
Location: Libertad, , Baja California,
Area: 22,670 sqm
Year: 2010
Photographs: Courtesy of Guillot Arquitectos, Stefan Falke

MIRA / Dionne Arquitectos + Metarquitectura + JAR Jaspeado Arquitectos + Adaptable

Courtesy of Dionne Arquitectos

Architects: Dionne Arquitectos + Metarquitectura + JAR Jaspeado Arquitectos + Adaptable
Location: Concepción Guadalupe, Puebla,
Design Team: Fred Dionne, Ezequiel Aguilar, Rodrigo Jaspeado, Armando Reyes
Area: 1,600 sqm
Year: 2012
Photographs: Courtesy of Dionne Arquitectos, Patrick López Jaimes

Hegel 516 / FRB Arquitectura

© Kika Studio

Architects: FRB Arquitectura
Location: Polanco, City, Federal District,
Architect In Charge:
Area: 1,400 sqm
Year: 2013
Photographs: Kika Studio, Jorge Hernandez de la Garza

MEXTRÓPOLI: The First International Festival of Architecture & the City

Building upon its 15 years of experience, the Arquine Conference presents MEXTRÓPOLI, a festival that will position as an epicenter of architecture and a leader in creative transformation.

MEXTRÓPOLI is a critical project that will encourage and promote culture, urban regeneration, and the artistic heritage of city.

MEXTRÓPOLI will host over 30 academic, cultural and tourist activities, held principally in the historic center of the city.

MEXTRÓPOLI invites the public to connect to the city in six different ways:

Campus University City / Lavalle + Peniche Arquitectos, Jorge Bolio Arquitectura, Plataforma Arquitectura Integral

© Vincent Ros

Architects: Jorge Bolio Arquitectura, Lavalle + Peniche Arquitectos, Plataforma Arquitectura Integral
Location: , Yucatan,
Design Team: Luis Peniche, Jose Carlos Lavalle, Jorge Bolio, Miguel Barbosa, Armando Ruz
Project Area: 8500.0 m2
Project Year: 2013
Photography: Vincent Ros

Cumbres House / Taller Hector Barroso

© Yoshihiro Koitani

Architects: Taller Hector Barroso
Location: Federal District,
Architect In Charge: Hector Barroso
Collaborators: Alejandro Cortina, Rafael Montiel, Flavio Velazco
Area: 635.0 sqm
Year: 2011
Photography: Yoshihiro Koitani

Museo Soumaya / FR-EE / Fernando Romero Enterprise

© Rafael Gamo

Architects: FR-EE / Fernando Romero Enterprise
Location: Miguel de Cervantes Saavedra 303, Ampliación Granada, Miguel Hidalgo, 11529 , Federal District, Mexico
Architect In Charge: Fernando Romero, Mauricio Ceballos
Area: 17000.0 sqm
Year: 2011
Photographs: Rafael Gamo, Adam Weisman, Raul Soria

Casa del Bosque / Taller|A arquitectos

© Luis Gordoa

Location: Tepoztlán, Morelos,
Architect In Charge: Dante Di Lorenzo
Area: 400.0 sqm
Year: 2011
Photographs: Luis Gordoa

Jaime GarcíaTerrés Library / arquitectura 911sc

© Moritz Bernoully

Architects: arquitectura 911sc
Location: Ciudad de , D.F.,
Project Leaders: Jose Castillo, Saidee Springall
Design Team: Ricardo García Santander
Area: 170 sqm
Photographs: Moritz Bernoully, Jaime Navarro

SOGA – Sounds of Gaia / casaPública

© Rafael Gamo

Architects: casaPública
Location: , Morelos,
Architect In Charge: Pamela Moreno Caballero, Patricio Guerrero
Area: 1,500 sqm
Photographs: Rafael Gamo

Pabellon-S / Taller Diez 05

© Luis Gordoa

Location: , Veracruz, Mexico
Architect In Charge: Manuel Herrera Gil
Collaborators: Luis Enrique Alvarez, Eder Ferreira, Francisco Dorado
Area: 55 sqm
Year: 2013
Photographs: Luis Gordoa

Las Cruces Lookout Point / ELEMENTAL

© Iwan Baan

Architects: ELEMENTAL
Location: Jalisco,
Design Team: Alejandro Aravena, Diego Torres, Víctor Oddó
Area: 148.0 sqm
Year: 2010
Photographs: Iwan Baan