The Dallas Architecture Forum, a non-profit organization dedicated to providing public education about architecture, design, and the urban environment, inaugurates its 2023-2024 Lecture Series by presenting architect Emmanuel Ramirez of Estudio MMX. This Lecture will be held at the Angelika Film Center at Mockingbird Station at 7:00 pm. Forum members may attend for free. Tickets for non-members will be available at the door - $5 for Students (with student i.d.), $25 General Admission. Check-in and pre-Lecture Reception will begin at 6:15 pm in the Angelika lobby.
Emmanuel Ramirez is a Founder and Partner of Estudio MMX, an urban and architectural design studio based in Mexico City. Emmanuel is an honors graduate from the National Autonomous University of Mexico and has a Masters in Urban Design from The University College of London. Ramirez has worked in leading architectural firms including Alberto Kalach’s Taller de Arquitectura, SOM, and David Chipperfield Architects. He has developed his interdisciplinary interests in the fields of strategic urban design, master plans and architectural design. Ramirez has been a professor at IBERO and UT Arlington and has been invited by multiple national and international institutions to lecture on the work of Estudio MMX.
Emmanuel and Studio MMX have received numerous awards including the Young Creators Scholarship and international awards including the Architectural League’s Emerging Voices award, the Architectural Record Design Vanguard award, the National and International Cemex Awards and the Emerging Architecture Award from The Architectural Review. The studio’s award-winning work focuses on the relationship between three key elements: environment, intervention and content. Each project is carefully analyzed through these lenses to determine and develop its design. The studio’s work has been exhibited in galleries such as Storefront for Art and Architecture, MOMA, and the Venice Architecture Biennale.
Sponsors for this Lecture are Season Sponsors Eggersmann Kitchens | Home Living, Maharger Development | Reggie Graham, Perennials & Sutherland and SMINK Art + Design. Series Sponsors are Abeyta Tibbs Architecture, Architectural Lighting Alliance, Bodron/Fruit, HDR Architecture, HKS, Inc., HOCKER, Jackson Walker, Kafka Properties LLC, Robyn Menter Design Associates, Moderndallas, Muse Integration, O’Brien Architects and Scott + Cooner.
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