TED Talk: How Architectural Innovations Migrate Across Borders / Teddy Cruz

YouTube Preview Image

In this talk, architect and urbanist Teddy Cruz urges us to rethink urban growth. Sharing lessons from the slums of Tijuana, Cruz denounces the “stupid” and consumption-driven ways in which our have been expanding and declares that the future depends on the reorganization of social economic relations.

Lopez Lujano House / Oficina 3

© Carlos Varela and

Architects: Oficina 3
Location: Tijuana, Baja California,
Design Team: Omar J. Bernal Daniel Carrillo
Area: 290 sqm
Year: 2013
Photographs: Carlos Varela and Oficina 3

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

HDJ86 / T38 studio + Pablo Casals-Aguirre

© Alfredo Zertuche

Architects: Pablo Cassals-Aguirre
Location: México, , Baja California
Architect In Charge: Alfonso Medina
Project Team: Oscar González, Sara Díaz, Ana Darice Payan, Alejandro Bustos, Pablo Casals-Aguirre, Alina Castañeda, Joseph Ruiz Tapia
Construction: Taller38
Area: 310.0 m2
Proyect Year: 2011
Photography: Alfredo Zertuche, Pablo Casals-Aguirre

Aria / T38 studio

© Pablo Casals-Aguirre

Architects: T38 studio
Location: , Baja California, México
Project Team: Alfonso Medina, Mauricio Kuri, Oscar González, Pablo Casals-Aguirre, Sara Díaz, Joseph Ruíz Tapia, Alejandro Bustos, Lucía Arroyo, Alina Castañeda, Ana Darice Payan
Area: 700 sqm
Proyect Year: 2011
Photographs: Pablo Casals-Aguirre

Casa HDJ58 / T38 studio + Pablo Casals-Aguirre

© Pablo Casals-Aguirre

Architects: T38 studio , Pablo Casals-Aguirre
Location: México, , Baja California
Project Team: Alfonso Medina, Pablo Casals-Aguirre, Lucía Arroyo
Collaborators: Oscar González, Sara Díaz, Ana Darice Payan
Construction: Taller38
Area: 300.0 sqm
Proyect Year: 2011
Photography: Pablo Casals-Aguirre, Alfresco

Ph4 House / T38 Studio + Pablo Casals-Aguirre

Courtesy of T38 Studio +

Architects: T38 Studio & Pablo Casals-Aguirre
Location: Tijuana, Baja California,
Design Team: María José López, Alfonso Medina, Pablo Casals-Aguirre, Mauricio Kuri, Oscar González
Collaborators: Lucía Arroyo, AlinaCastañeda y Adriana Medina
Area: 496 sqm
Years: 2010-2011
Photographs: Alfonso Medina, Oscar Gonzalez, AlfredoZertuche