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Luis Barragan. Master of colour and space.

Luis Barragan. Master of colour and space.

For us to talk about color we need to talk about one of the biggest influences in modern latin american architecture: Luis Barragan.

Winner of the Pritzker prize in 1980, his reinterpretation of Mexican traditions and culture is popular all over the world, bringing color and folklore inside living spaces. 

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Celebrating the Architecture of Zaha Hadid (1950 - 2016) part 1

Celebrating the Architecture of Zaha Hadid (1950 - 2016) part 1

The whole world has turned its eyes on the sad news on the loss of Zaha. Named Dame Zaha Hadid by the queen of England, she was the first woman in the history of the Pritzker Prize to have received this prestigious award (2004). 

This is part 1 of a closer look to what in our eyes are some of the most emblematic buildings that she left through the years, changing architecture as we once knew it.

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