Consulate General of Mexico

in San Antonio, Texas 

Mexican Cultural Institute  

PRESS RELEASE

We are honored to present the opening exhibit and symposium “Candela´s Shells”  

Free admission 

Tenemos el honor de presentar el simposio e inauguración de la exhibición: “Cascarones de Candela

Entrada libre 

Friday, April 29th 2016, 18:00 hrs

Mexican Cultural Institute

600 Hemisfair Park, San Antonio, TX 78205 

 

Moderator:  Marcos Mazari / Director, Facultad de Arquitectura UNAM, Mexico

Félix Candela: the Architect and his Circumstance

Juan Ignacio del Cueto / CIAUP, Facultad de Arquitectura UNAM, Mexico. Author of Guía Candela (2013)

and Arquitectos españoles exiliados en México (2014). Curator of Candela’s Shells” exhibit

Mexican Architecture Before Candela

John Hertz / UT San Antonio, Dept. of Architecture. Architect and builder. Former Dean, University

of Puerto Rico School of Architecture. Visiting professor at UNAM, Mexico and Universidad Ricardo

Palma, Lima, Perú

Candela in Texas and O’Neil Ford in Mexico: Collaborations and Cross Connections

Edward Burian / UT San Antonio, Dept. of Architecture. Author of The Architecture and Cities of Northern

Mexico from Independence to Present (2015) and Modernity and the Architecture of Mexico (1997)

Learning from Félix

Juan Miró / UT Austin, School of Architecture. Director, Studio Mexico. Principal, Miró Rivera Architects

More info: (210) 227 0123 and (210) 227 0978 

Para mayor información: (210) 227 0123 y (210) 227 0978