Transforming Cityscapes: Winning Entries of the 8th Ibero-American Architecture and Urban Design Biennial



Exhibition, Art Museum of the Americas, Washington, D.C.
The Ibero-American Architecture and Urban Design Biennial (IAUB, launched in 1998) focuses on lifetime achievements, outstanding works of architecture, publications, research projects and ideas presented by architects and architecture students. Every two years, a jury of representatives from each field selects the best projects, comparing architectural and urban design initiatives in the countries that comprise the Ibero-American community: Spain, Portugal, and Latin America. The exhibition includes architectural and urban planning projects, publications, research, proposals and videos from 2009-11. To date, biennials have been held in Madrid (1998), Mexico City (2000), Santiago de Chile (2002), Lima (2004), Montevideo (2006), Lisbon (2008), Medellín (2010) and Cádiz (2012). The 8th Ibero-American Architecture and Urban Design Biennial exhibition offers a selection of projects produced in Argentina, Bolivia, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Costa Rica, Cuba, Dominican Republic, Ecuador, El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, Mexico, Nicaragua, Panama, Paraguay, Peru, Portugal, Puerto Rico, Spain, Uruguay and Venezuela.