Iconic Road Bridge construction images

Digital Fabrication The fabrication process implies the use of technologies like CNC, Laser Cut, 3D print, Drones, etc. Although the construction had gain speed and security, the human factor during the assembly process is still necessary. A bottle neck effect emerge, the speed is reduced and the... more...

Iconic Road Bridge design optimization

Design Optimization is a complex task, because involves design criteria and iterative decisions over the same problem until some condition is met. The optimization process involves a series of constraints related to costs, fabrication and aesthetics. The correct use of mathematics (Linear algebra, g... more...

Cezemat architectural design competition

Cezemat (Centrum Zaawansowanych Materiałów i Technologii) organized a design competition in 2011 for his new laboratory in Warsawa. IDOM made a proposal composed in 3 building blocks. One building for parking, the second building for administration and the third for laboratory-research. Between the... more...

Envelope + Typo = Political Manifesto!

The past year, I was involved in a design project to refurbish a mid 50's government office building. The project scope included: The structure, the interior design, the MEP system and the facade. The building facade was made by concrete prefabricated panels, distributed in a regular grid. Since the... more...

Façade, IDOM Madrid Headquarters

This work was a collaboration with IDOM to design a facade pattern for their new headquarters in Madrid. The building is located in the Montecarmelo area and overlooks to the radial highway M40. The building seats on a concrete plinth and due to the plot inclination the volume is perceived as a fl... more...

Estrategias Emergentes

Biomimética. (Biomimicry) – (Del bios = vida, y mimesis = imitar) Es una nueva disciplina de diseño que estudia los mejores ejemplos de la naturaleza y luego imita estos diseños y procesos para solucionar problemas humanos. El estudiar una hoja para inventar una mejor célula solar es un ejemplo de e... more...