National Center for the Arts

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Title

National Center for the Arts
National School of the Visual Arts, "La Esmeralda"

Agent

Ricardo Legorreta Vilchis (Mexican architect and furniture designer, born 1931)

Location

Mexico City, Distrito Federal, México

Date

1994
20th century

Style Period

Mexican Minimalism/ Modernism

Cultural Context

Mexican

Worktype

cultural centers
theatres
multimedia centers
libraries
research centers
commercial buildings

Material

Concrete
steel
glass

Subject

Architecture and City Planning

Description

Exterior view of the twelve-story Adminstrative and Research Tower comprised of two linked volumes, a triangular form containing vertical ciculation and a cylindrical form containing the research centers.

Rights

© Javier Gomez

ID

GOMEZAT1440

Source

Javier Gomez

State Edition

35 mm slides

Citation

Legorreta Vilchis, Ricardo, National Center for the Arts, 1994, Mexico City, Distrito Federal, México, TTU Arch Design Images. Image Source: Javier Gomez. https://archimage.lib.ttu.edu/items/show/16217.

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