Three temporary wooden structures. Modular Pavilions for the 11th Momentum Biennale by S-AR

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Design team
Architects in charge.- César Guerrero, Ana Cecilia Garza.
Collaborators.- Carlos Morales, María Sevilla, Naarahí Rojas. Curator and Curatorial concept.- Théo-Mario Coppola. Associate curator, outreach.- Håkon Lillegraven. Biennale director.- Dag Aak Sveiner. Head of production.- Eivind Karlsen – Galleri F 15
Petter Johansen – Thu & Johansen.
Construction area.- 265 sqm.
Project.- 2020. Construction.- 2021.
Materials.- Local wooden boards, lumbers and planks. Constructive system.- assembles with screws and glues. Finishes.- planed wood with natural finished.
Jeløya, Moss, Norway.
Eivind Lauritzen – Galleri F 15.
Texas Moss – Galleri F 15.

César Guerrero, Ana Cecilia Garza. S-AR

S-AR is an architectural design studio based in Mexico (Monterrey and Mexico City) led by architects César Guerrero and Ana Cecilia Garza

Their work focuses on the design and development of architectural projects of several scales and typologies from private, experimental and social houses to architectural installations, educational buildings and design of furniture and other objects including books and independent publications about architecture.

S-AR´s work has been awarded the Emerging Voices Award by The Architectural League of New York (New York, U.S.A., 2016), the Design Vanguard Award by Architectural Record for emerging architects (New York, U.S.A., 2013), the Dwell Design Award by Dwell Magazine for the Best Dwelling (San Francisco, U.S.A., 2020), the Blueprint Award by Blueprint Magazine for the Best Small Project (London, U.K., 2020) and the 1st. Place in the XXI Cemex Building National Award 2012 (Mexico, 2012). They received the Young Artists Grant “Jovenes Creadores” CONACULTA – FONCA (Arts and Culture Mexican Council, Mexico, 2009) and they were part of the exhibition Home Delivery: Fabricating the Modern Dwelling at MoMA – Museum of Modern Art (New York, U.S.A., 2007). The studio received an Award of Merit in the 2020 AZ Awards (Toronto, Canada, 2020) and an Honorable Mention in the AN Best of Design Awards by The Architect´s Newspaper (New York, U.S.A., 2020). S-AR has been nominated for the 2014 Ibero-American Architecture Biennial Award  (Rosario, Argentina, 2014) and for the 2019 Ibero-American Architecture Biennial Award  (Asuncion, Paraguay, 2019), and selected -Emerging Designer- in the Present for the Arts in Mexico by La Tempestad Magazine of Arts (Mexico, 2014), selected to represent Mexico in the BAL – Latin-American Biennial of Architecture (Mexico – Spain – LATAM, 2015) and selected to be part of the Mexico´s Pavilion in the 15 and 16 Mostra Internazionale di Architettura di Venezia – 15th and 16th International Architecture Exhibition at the Venice Biennale (Mexico – Italy, 2016 / 2018).



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