Historical Weave

Mexico City, Mexico, 2017 Team: Adrian Aguirre The history of a nation endures on people’s memory through the objects of everyday use; woven bags, baskets and chairs are part of the Mexican collective memory. Historical weave employs those memories as objects of national identity and melancholy. We live in an epoch of simultaneity, of juxtaposition of disperse elements, …

Sinuous Plateau

Sinuous Plateau; Sant’Agata Bolognese, Italy, 2016 Team: Adrian Aguirre Plateau. A land area having a relatively level surface considerably raised above adjoining land on at least one side, and often cut by deep canyons. “If you think about voids instead of working with the solid elements, the truth appears… the art of the structure is how …

Accidental Architecture

Accidental Architecture Kindle Edition Official release of the book Accidental Architecture for Kindle. http://www.amazon.com/dp/B01BRJMLBS   Book details. File Size: 1260 KB Print Length: 43 pages Simultaneous Device Usage: Unlimited Publisher: Adrian Aguirre; 1 edition (March 27, 2016) Publication Date: March 27, 2016 Sold by: Amazon Digital Services LLC Language: English ASIN: B01BRJMLBS

Suspended Space

  Suspended Space; Mexico City, Mexico, 2015 Team: Adrian Aguirre & Gerry Cruz (gerrycruz.net) The history of a nation endures on people’s memory through the objects of everyday use; traditional games and toys such as marbles and stickers are part of the Mexican collective memory. Suspended Space employs those memories as objects of national identity …

Urban Filigree

Urban Filigree; Paris, France, 2014 Team: Adrian Aguirre & Gerry Cruz (gerrycruz.net) “If you think about voids instead of working with the solid elements, the truth appears… the art of the structure is how and where to put the holes… strength but not weight.”*(A) From some geometrical variations Urban Filigree responds to a series of …

Metropolitan Vortex

Metropolitan Vortex. New dwelling, old context; Guadalajara, Mexico, 2013 Team: Adrian Aguirre & Gerry Cruz (gerrycruz.net) The city is a buildup of vitalities, people, vehicles, and information on the move. Any architecture of the XXI century must be able to relate and adapt to these conditions (volume vs. context) as well as the needs of …

KTISMA journal & Accidental Architecture

Accidental Architecture published on KTISMA journal #3, Latent Potentials "KTISMA journal is proud to present its third issue, an investigation into Latent Potentials. By interpreting essays, mappings, architectural projects, and theoretical examinations we question the roles our environments assume. This issue is intended to promote focused critical thought into existent sustainable discourses through collaboratively examining Latent Potentials." …

Hyperbolic Patterns

Hyperbolic patterns. Archivo pavilion competition; Mexico City, 2012. Team: Adrian Aguirre & Raul Rebolledo Pattern. A discernible coherent system based on the intended interrelationship of component parts “According to Albert Einstein, events do not happen, they are there and we merely encounter them in passing, in an eternal present; there are no minor incidents on the …

Material footprints

Material footprints AADRL Phase I, Workshop II Team: Kathleen O'Donnell, Paola Salcedo, Adrian Aguirre   The aim of the workshop was to investigate and developed and interface between environmental data and mechanical apparatuses, in this case, Arduino. The context, as well as external variables such as temperature, light, air, sound, were part of the methods applied in …