Fifth Edition 2015-2016
Productora is a Mexico City based architectural studio, founded by four architects of different nationalities: Abel Perles (1972, Argentina), Carlos Bedoya (1973, Mexico), Victor Jaime (1978, Mexico) and Wonne Ickx (1974, Belgium). The office works on projects in Mexico and abroad, ranging from residential to public buildings. Its work has been presented in the Architectural Biennials of Beijing (2006) and Venice (2008), in the National Art Museum of Beijing and in the Victoria and Albert Museum in London.
Productora was awarded a prize by the Architectural League of New York at the Young Architects Forum (2007) and the Emerging Voices Award (2013) and by the IIT Chicago, in 2016, with the Mies Crown Hall Americas (MCHA) Prize for Emerging Architects for the Pavilion on the Zocalo. Amongst the many publications devoted to the office, their first monograph by Arquine (2010) and the 2G monograph (2014) stand out. In 2011 Productora founded, alongside curator and art critic Ruth Estevez, LIGA – Space for Architecture – Mexico City, a platform that promotes emerging Latin-American architecture.
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