Richard Meier Unveils 180-Meter Tower Development in Mexico

Reforma Towers. Image © Richard Meier & Partners

Richard Meier & Partners has unveiled the “Reforma Towers,” a 40-story, mixed use development planned for ’s historic Paseo de la Reforma. Comprised of two high-rise towers, clad in Meier’s signature white concrete, the new development will bring high end office, hotel, and retail space, as well as restaurants and a fitness center to the city’s distinguished Boulevard upon completion in 2015. 

Global Marketing Corp. Headquarters / D4 Arquitectos

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Architects: D4 Arquitectos
Location: , Guanajuato, Mexico
Project Year: 2010
Photographs: Courtesy of D4 Arquitectos

Hera 24 / DMP Arquitectura

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Architects: DMP Arquitectura
Location: Federal District,
Project Architects: Carlos Díaz Delgado, Carlos Díaz San Pedro y Sofia Benitez
Project Area: 1,620 sqm
Project Year: 2012
Photographs: Onnis Luque

Casa Tierra / Serrano Monjaraz Arquitectos

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Architects: Serrano Monjaraz Arquitectos
Location: Federal District,
Architect In Charge: Juan Pablo Serrano O, Rafael Monjaraz F
Design Team: Mayra Díaz Martínez, Edgar Velasco
Area: 900 sqm
Year: 2012
Photographs: Pedro Hiriart

La Planta / Agraz Architects SC

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Architects: Agraz Arquitectos SC
Location: , JAL, Mexico
Architect In Charge: Ricardo Agraz
Area: 1,375 sqm
Year: 2013
Photographs: Mito Covarrubias

Via Cordillera / JSª + DMG Architects

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Architects: JSª + DMG Arquitectos
Location: Poniente, Residencial Las Puentes, 66460 , Nuevo Leon,
Design Team: Javier Sánchez, Miguel de la Torre, Milton Duran, Sofia Villarreal, Rodrigo Márquez, Tomas Díaz
Engineering: JSª
Client: Desarrollos Delta
Area: 11075 sqm
Year: 2013
Photography: Rafael Gamo, Cortesia de JSª + DMG Arquitectos

MTY House / BGP Arquitectura

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Architects: BGP Arquitectura
Location: San Pedro Garza García, Nuevo Leon,
Project Architects: Bernardo Gomez-Pimienta, Luis Enrique Mendoza
Project Area: 1,000 sqm
Project Year: 2010
Photographs: Courtesy of bgp arquitectura

CSC House / MMX

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Architects: MMX
Location: , Nuevo Leon, Mexico
Project Architects: Jorge Arvizu, Ignacio Del Rio, Emmanuel Ramirez, Diego Ricalde
Project Area: 150 sqm
Project Year: 2011
Photographs: Courtesy of MMX

Cumbres House / T SIETE – Taller de Arquitectura

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Architects: T Siete – Taller de Arquitectura
Location: , Nuevo Leon,
Project Area: 4,844 sqm
Project Year: 2010
Photographs: Courtesy of T Siete

LQ20 House / T3arc

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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 City, Federal District,
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

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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: Merida, Yucatan,
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

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

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

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Architects: Dionne Arquitectos + Metarquitectura + JAR Jaspeado Arquitectos + Adaptable
Location: Concepción Guadalupe, Puebla, Mexico
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

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