Functional Beast

Functional beast challenges comfort and user experience in architecture, forces the user to engage in a series of mechanics to enter the hut (stand, kneel, crawl, stand up).

I’m not from here

I'm not from here Typology: Pavilion, Winter station Location: Ontario, Canada Year: 2019 Stage: Competition Team: Adrian Aguirre   I’m not from here explores geometrical disequilibrium, where space basic element is an anthropocentric element – existing life ward towers – and is transformed into a non-anthropological triaxial plane, where planes fold in three dimensions, considering …

ANTE(mush)ROOM

Ante(mush)room Typology: Pavilion Location: Year: Stage: Competition Team: Adrian Aguirre, Vanessa Gomez, Andrea Ramos Ante(mush)room An eclectic icon to see and be seen, an exploration where the triaxial plane fold from ceiling to wall and the digital and analogue (crafted) architecture merge through geometric and material control. Geometry is generated through height variations of four …

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 …

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 …