ABIERTO MEXICANO DE DISEÑO

#NYBLOCKBENCH has been selected for exhibition at the Abierto Mexicano de Diseño in their 2018 edition of “Mobiliario y Objeto”. The exhibition will take place at SEMINARIO 12, a colonial building from the XVII century located in the historic center of Mexico City next to the Zocalo and Templo Mayor.

October 10-14, 2018
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Source: https://abiertodediseno.mx/

UDESIGN 2018 - INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE

Jorge Urias was invited to speak at the UDESIGN conference “Contrast” created by the CRGS/Centro Roberto Garza Sada of Art, Architecture and Design of the UDEM/University of Monterrey, in Mexico.

UDESIGN is a series of conferences created as an effort to provide students and the community at large with the opportunity to experience the approach, vision and experiences regarding design, research and innovation with talented professionals and artists.

On this occasion, UDESIGN focuses on the concept of contrast, as a tool used within the creative sphere and as a reflection of the complex Mexican context. Mexico is a country filled with social, cultural, geographical and economic contrasts. It is the vast difference between modernity and tradition, between its industrial cities and its magical towns, between life and death, the origin and the end; all this that defines the Mexican identity.

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Source: http://udesign-udem.mx/

LA BIENNALE DI VENEZIA - ROUNDTABLE TALK - PAVILION OF TURKEY

Jorge Urias was invited to speak at the 16th International Architecture Exhibition in La Biennale di Venezia at the Pavilion of Turkey, in one of their 50 digital meeting sessions.

Curated by Kerem Piker and coordinated by Istanbul Foundation for Culture and Arts, the Pavilion of Turkey, “Vardiya / The Shift” is conceived in response to the theme of Freespace, the title of the Biennale Architettura 2018, and offers a program of public events providing an open space for encounter, exhibition and production.

Throughout the Biennale, the curatorial program will welcome 120 international architecture students to participate in 12 workshops, 6 lectures from keynote speakers, and 50 digital meetings with selected architects, academics, professionals and visitors from a range of disciplines.

Vardiya / The Shift, is taking place from May 26th to November 25th 2018, at the Sale d’Armi, Arsenale.

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FUSION MAGAZINE

Anapra is featured in an article on Fusion Magazine.
Garcia, Alba. "Proyecto Anapra: Creatividad a Base de Necesidad". Fusion Magazine. June 2017

L'UOMO VOGUE

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Jorge Urias on "The Eye Of The Designer" feature in the L'Uomo Vogue April 2016 Design Issue.