• Alvaro Moragrega
  • About Alvaro Moragrega:

    Born in Guadalajara, Mexico. Architecture degree by the Instituto Tecnológico y de Estudios Superiores de Occidente (ITESO), with an exchange program with the Universidad Iberoamericana de México and with the Master in Architecture degree program from UCLA. Masters Degree of Architecture from the Universidad Politécnica de Cataluña in Barcelona with a scholarship from the same university in the program Master de La Gran Escala, La Arquitectura de los Nuevos Entornos under de direction of Eduard Bru.

    Finished the Doctorate of Architectural Projects also at the Universidad Politécnica de Cataluña and participated in many projects with Tonet Sunyer in Barcelona. Co founder of Hypogeo in Guadalajara in 2000, he also taught at ITESO University for 2 years in 2002. Founder in 2007 of Alvaro Moragrega / arquitecto he has been selected twice as forerunner for the Obras Cemex award. Honorable mention in the competition “ Urban Intervention The Howard S. Wright Design Ideas Competition for Public Space” in Seattle as well as in the competition of the city’s Town Square in Medina del Campo in Spain. In 2019 Alvaro Moragrega was made a full member of the Mexican National Academy of Architecture. He lives and works in Guadalajara, Mexico.

  • Talk at ESARQ Nov 8, 2019 Talk at ESARQ
    Alvaro Moragrega will be giving a talk at Esarq, the theme: 3 Anecdotes and 3 projects. Thanks for the invitation.
  • Presentación libro Arquitecturas Mexicanas Oct 31, 2019 Presentación libro Arquitecturas Mexicanas
    El próximo jueves 31 de octubre a las 7:30 pm se presenta el libro `Lo mejor del siglo XXI. Arquitecturas mexicanas 2017-2018´. La publicación de Lo mejor del siglo XXI busca ser un proyecto incluyente que sirva de exposición y pl...
  • Casa BGS in new Braun book! Aug 28, 2019 Casa BGS in new Braun book!
    MY PRIVATE SPA by Markus Sebastian Braun The evolution from yesterday’s purely functional and usually soulless bathroom to today’s private oasis that comes in all shapes and sizes – and that sometimes even seems like a piece of art – continue...
  • Casa BGS winner of Iconic Award Aug 19, 2019 Casa BGS winner of Iconic Award
    Casa BGS Winner of Iconic Award 2019 - Innovative Architecture The winners of the prestigious ICONIC AWARDS 2019: Innovative Architecture competition have been chosen. The competition’s two special awards – “Architects of the Year” and “Interior Designers of the Year”, each endowed with a prize...
  • Congreso Es.Cala Apr 11, 2019 Congreso Es.Cala
    Con las obras que tiene el arquitecto, se perfilan con claridad las ideas, habilidades e intereses proyectuales de Moragrega, desde la voluntad de que el edificio se inserte con naturalidad en el contexto que lo rodea, mimetizándose con el l...
  • Casa BGS in Hinge Mar 22, 2019 Casa BGS in Hinge
    Casa BGS in Hinge In an era of exaggeration contrasted with existential fear, architecture’s original type (beginning with our Primitive Huts) keeps calm and carries on. The house, arguably the art’s simplest and most ubiquitous building programme, continues to r...
  • ArchDaily Builing of the Year 2019 Feb 26, 2019 ArchDaily Builing of the Year 2019
    ArchDaily Building of the Year 2019 At ArchDaily, we believe that "expert" juries are not necessary to determine quality architecture. We trust you, our readers, to select the buildings that - due to their beauty, intelligence, creativity, or service ...
  • National Architecture Academy Feb 7, 2019 National Architecture Academy
    The National Architecture Academy, Guadalajara Chapter, will bestow tomorrow night the inclusion to the Academy's Cloister to Alvaro Moragrega among others.
  • Best ArchiDaily 2018 Dec 21, 2018 Best ArchiDaily 2018
    Casa BGS was one of the most viewed project in ArchDaily.mx in September 2018. Thanks! Estos son los edificios mexicanos con mayor influencia en 2018 ArchDaily publica ránking de los edificios mexicanos favoritos por los arquitectos El sitio web de a...
  • Casa BGS in Archello.com Oct 30, 2018 Casa BGS in Archello.com
    Archello publishes Casa BGS in their international architecture blog.
  • C+T dedicates a few pages to Casa BGS Oct 30, 2018 C+T dedicates a few pages to Casa BGS
    C+T Magazine dedicates a full spread to Casa BGS in their 82nd edition. Thanks!
  • Casa BGS in Designbox Oct 1, 2018 Casa BGS in Designbox
    Designbox has dedicated a post on Casa BGS. Casa BGS consists of two small cabins connected by a living area in the middle of the Tapalpa forest. The site was chosen after careful consideration of existing trees. The volumes are ...
  • Casa L&J in Designbox Sep 20, 2018 Casa L&J in Designbox
    Designbox has published Casa L&J Casa L&J sits next to a golf course which influenced the project greatly. An equilibrium between the views and privacy was to be achieved for the clients. The result is an ...
  • Casa BGS in ArchDaily Sep 4, 2018 Casa BGS in ArchDaily
    ArchDaily presents Casa BGS.
  • Video de EGL1916 por Filmatica Aug 18, 2018 Video de EGL1916 por Filmatica
    Video by Filmatica of EGL1916
  • Archdaily: 21 Jóvenes Arquitectas y Arquitectos Aug 13, 2018 Archdaily: 21 Jóvenes Arquitectas y Arquitectos
    21 jóvenes arquitectas y arquitectos mexicanos presentan su trabajo en el Museo Nacional de Arquitectura del INBA Saber qué están haciendo los jóvenes arquitectos a lo largo y ancho de la República Mexicana fue la pregunta inicial que s...
  • 21 Jóvenes Arquitectos Jul 25, 2018 21 Jóvenes Arquitectos
    We are pleased to announce that we have been invited to the exhibit 21 Jóvenes Arquitectos at Bellas Artes in Mexico City on the 9th of August, 2018. We will be presenting EGL1916 and CODE Paradero.
  • Comunal interview by Alvaro Moragrega Jul 1, 2018 Comunal interview by Alvaro Moragrega
    En 2015, en la Ciudad de México, Mariana Ordóñez funda Comunal Taller de Arquitectura. Más tarde, en 2017, se asocia con Jesica Amescua, para consolidar un proyecto que entiende la arquitectura como un proceso social, vivo y abierto. La labo...
  • New CODE photos Jun 8, 2018 New CODE photos
    Fernanda Leonel took some new CODE Paradero photos with the pool in full use. Check out the full project here.
  • Cream - Guadalajara edition Apr 9, 2018 Cream - Guadalajara edition
    Quick interview in Cream Magazine on what are our favorite sites and architecture in Guadalajara. Thanks Cream!!
  • Alvaro Moragrega, renovación en la arquitectura de Jalisco Feb 12, 2018 Alvaro Moragrega, renovación en la arquitectura de Jalisco
    Professor Gustavo Lopez Padilla has dedicated us an entry in the blog Navegando la Arquitectura where he discusses the historic significance of EGL1916.
  • AM/a in Archipendium 2018 Nov 17, 2017 AM/a in Archipendium 2018
    AM/a has been selected again to be part of Archipendium! This time Code Paradero has been selected for their closing the year in 2018, that way we'll be in the calendar until the very last day. Get your copy here.
  • Conferencia TEMA UdG Oct 25, 2017 Conferencia TEMA UdG
    Talk at Universidad de Guadalajara
  • Code Paradero in ArquiTK Sep 1, 2017 Code Paradero in ArquiTK
    ArquiTK Year XV no. 103 En la búsqueda de nuevos temas de interés para nuestros la edición número 103 de la Revista ArquiTK hemos decidido que los proyectos a publicar estén desarrollados dentro del sector de la Arqui...
  • Judge Panel CAE May 22, 2017 Judge Panel CAE
    AM/arquitecto has been invited to form part of the Judges Panel for the Concurso de Arquitectura Emergente (Up and coming Architecture Competition). You can get more information at the CAE Facebook site.
  • Conferencia clausura Semana del Diseño Mar 10, 2017 Conferencia clausura Semana del Diseño
  • EGL1916 in Collective Housing Atlas Dec 29, 2016 EGL1916 in Collective Housing Atlas
    Housing blocks come in all different shapes, sizes and layouts. So searching for the precedent that matches every category you desire can sometimes be a tedious process of clicking in and out of an unorganized list. Enter the Collective Housing ...
  • Guia de Arquitectura Guadalajara Dec 10, 2016 Guia de Arquitectura Guadalajara
    EGL1916 on the Guadalajara Architecture Guide by Arquine, curated by Monica del Arenal.
  • AM/a in Archipendium 2017 Dec 3, 2016 AM/a in Archipendium 2017
    Alvaro Moragrega / arquitecto in Archipendium 2017
  • EGL1916 in Mexican Architectures Vol. 6 Dec 4, 2015 EGL1916 in Mexican Architectures Vol. 6
    This is the sixth volume of this memory of the most prominent projects in Mexico, conducted between 2013 and 2014. The publication provides an overview of national contemporary architecture with the most relevant works for two years. As subsequent editions, this selection ...
  • Glocal Design Magazine - Pequeños Espacios Jun 1, 2015 Glocal Design Magazine - Pequeños Espacios
    EGL1916 in Glocal Design Magazine
  • La brutalité orthodoxe d'Alvaro Moragrega Feb 8, 2015 La brutalité orthodoxe d'Alvaro Moragrega
    EGL1916 published in Le courrier de l'architecte. Nom de code EGL1916. Une façade de briques côté rue, de béton et de verre côté cour. Le tout participe à la variété de ce quartier résidentiel de Guadalajar...
  • Entre Muros Febrero 2015 Feb 1, 2015 Entre Muros Febrero 2015
    EGL1916 in Entremuros by Reforma
  • EGL1916 in ArchDaily Dec 8, 2014 EGL1916 in ArchDaily
    ArchDaily publishes EGL1916.
  • Alvaro Moragrega in Cream Magazine Dec 2, 2014 Alvaro Moragrega in Cream Magazine
    Alvaro Moragrega speaks about time and art in Cream Magazine article.
  • Entre Muros Marzo 2014 Mar 1, 2014 Entre Muros Marzo 2014
    Interior design in Los Veneros, Punta Mita by Alvaro Moragrega / arquitecto published in Entre Muros.
  • Alvaro Moragrega en Cream Jan 18, 2012 Alvaro Moragrega en Cream
    Various works from Alvaro Moragrega / arquitecto in Cream Magazine
  • Your Place - Cream Magazine Nov 14, 2011 Your Place - Cream Magazine
    Our house, by architect Miguel Aldana in the 50s, it's interior design and minor modifications to accommodate our family were done by Alvaro Moragrega / arquitecto. Check out the article!
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Atenas 354 Loft 1
44160 Guadalajara JAL México
info@alvaromoragrega.com
+52 (33) 1404 0242

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Atenas 354 Loft 1
44160 Guadalajara JAL México
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