Enrique Norten Will Design Guggenheim in Guadalajara
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GUADALAJARA, JALISCO, MEXICO.-Thomas Krens, Director of The Solomon R. Guggenheim Foundation in New York, Francisco Ramirez Acuña, Governor of Jalisco, Emilio Gonzalez Marquez, Mayor of Guadalajara, and Carlos Alvarez del Castillo and Aurelio Lopez Rocha of Guadalajara Capital Cultural today announced that Enrique Norten of TEN Arquitectos (Mexico City and New York City) has won the architectural competition to develop a conceptual design for the proposed Guggenheim Museum in Guadalajara.
In addition to Enrique Norten /TEN Arquitectos, Jean Nouvel of Ateliers Jean Nouvel (Paris) and Hani Rashid and Lise Anne Couture of Asymptote (New York City) submitted designs for the proposed project.
"It has been a privilege to work with these extremely talented architects, each of whom developed an extraordinary conceptual design" said Mr. Krens. "Ultimately, it was the jury’s view that Enrique and his team brought an exceptional vision to this project. He developed a powerful design that responds to the remarkable site in a unique and dramatic manner, and that would create an international landmark for Guadalajara."