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BAAQ’ . J. Alfonso Quiñones
Project team
Mara Aguilar, Jalil Miguel, Ainhoa Jiménez, Liliana Tamayo, Christian Godoy, Carlos Medina, Gerardo Reyes Retana, Alfonso Sodi.
Structural engineering.- Alfonso Sodi.
Alfonso Quiñones, Jacinta Velasco.
Mario Conde / Itzae Carrasco – COCA Arquitectos.
250 m²
April 2019

Alfonso Quiñones. BAAQ’

BAAQ’. Fundado en 2011 por Alfonso Quiñones. His initial works focus on restoration and renovation projects for different developers in Mexico City.

BAAQ’ dedicates its practice to the development of housing and architectural design where he has been recognized in various publications and awards such as the Honorable Mention at the 2012 Mexican Architecture Biennial and winner of the Public Award at the AZ 2019 Awards.

In 2012 Alfonso Quiñones was invited by the architect Tadao Ando to be the local associate architect for the Casa Wabi project in Puerto Escondido, Oaxaca, and in 2016 he was also invited by the architect Alvaro Siza for the development of the Taller de Barro project at Casa Wabi. He recently developed, together with the architect Kengo Kuma, the design of a chicken coop with an experimental construction system.

And other hand, he has developed housing projects intervening and recovering old buildings in Mexico City. Working under the premise of renovating, preserving and adapting to new uses, buildings that have been abandoned, rejoining the urban and social dynamics of their environment.



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