Posts Tagged: Mexico City

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LAR + Fernando Romero – Soumaya Museum

Built in order to host a collection of over 6200 objects of art - one of the most important in Latin America - Soumaya Museum is in itself a striking presence. Architect Fernando Romero, who did his apprenticeship at OMA, under Rem Koolhaas's guidance, chose to distance himself from the "naturalized" image of the museum-box, suggesting a unique structure, non-Euclidean, which seems to be governed by its own rules.
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BNKR Arquitectura: Sunset Chapel

This stunning Sunset Chapel in Acapulco, Mexico, was completed only recently by Esteban and Sebastián Suárez of Mexico City-based BNKR Arquitectura., but it has already gained much attention for its stark and arresting design.