Reviewing Design for New International Airport for Mexico City
Together with our international partner, Lord Norman Foster, we have been working non-stop on the design of the New International Airport for Mexico City.
Exhibition “Camino Real” in Archivo
The most important architecture endeavour realised in the context of the Olympic Games of Mexico 1968 was the Hotel Camino Real, which brought together a number of artists. Archivo Diseño y Arquitectura opened today an exhibition about this masterpiece of Modern Mexican architecture.
Award Pedro Sarquís Merrewe
The Foundation Pedro Sarquís Merrewe has recognised Fernando Romero’s contribution to the country for his outstanding work in the field of architecture, and has granted him the award it gives every year. Fernando is receiving it in Guadalajara this summer.
Shirts inspired by Plaza Carso
French designer Alexandra Senes has launched her project “Kilometer”, which consists of a series of XIX Century men shirts based on cool destinations for nowadays. She fall in love with Mexico City and designed a shirt inspired in Plaza Carso, featuring the Soumaya and Jumex museums.
Palmas 781 has begun
The excavation for the new building in Palmas 781 has begun. It will house retail stores and offices, as well as an underground parking place.
Children vote: 7 Wonders of Mexico City
The Mexican Department for Childhood (DIF) launched a contest for children: they will choose the 7 wonders of Mexico City. In the Museums category, we are proud to have the Soumaya Museum. Help your children vote!
Juárez Convention Center gets go-ahead
The City of Juárez has approved the design of a new convention center as part of FR-EE’s master plan to revitalize the US-Mexico border city, providing more than 270,000 ft² state-of-the-art space. The façade will be constructed of solar panels and generate enough power to operate year-round.
Presentation at RIBA
Fernando Romero had a public presentation in the Royal Institute of British Architects together with his partner Lord Norman Foster. 
The Economist Summit

The office in Mexico of The Economist organized the 2015 Mexico Summit and invited Fernando Romero as a key speaker on the New International Airport for Mexico City.

Monocle’s piece

Monocle 88 includes a piece about Fernando Romero, as one of the “right minds” or best practices on a global level.

New project in Chihuahua
The teaser campaign has begun in Chihuahua: Isaura is a mix use complex we are developing in Chihuahua. The advertising campaign will gain strength next year.
Mario Botta in Archivo

Today, Mario Botta opened the new exhibition on Italian design in Archivo Diseño y Arquitectura, the gallery and library specialized in design owned by Fernando Romero and his wife Soumaya Slim de Romero.

New headquarters at Bajio
We are proud for having set the first stone of the new headquarters of Caja Popular. The Mexican cooperative association is the largest of its kind in Latin America.
El Sol, a collaboration with Swarovski for Design Miami

As a homage to Buckminster Fuller, Fernando Romero developed El Sol, an spherical replica one billion times smaller of the sun built with Swarovski crystals. The piece will be shown at the firm’s pavilion at Design Miami/.

We Presented Today the New Museum for Mazatlán
Among the local authorities, the local community and a massive presence of the press, today we presented the new museum for Mazatlán, which has been inspired by the pearl on its oyster.
The Secretary of Communications and Transport Visits FR-EE
Mr. Gerardo Ruiz Esparza, the current Federal Secretary of Communications and Transport, visited our studio today. We talked about the design for the New International Airport for Mexico City and showed him an updated mock up.
FR-EE Awarded as the International Leader of the Year 2015
We are proud to announce that the Mexican Chamber of Commerce in Great Britain awarded today to FR-EE and our international partner for the airport project, Foster + Partners, the International Leader of the Year Award 2015 for the “outstanding achievements and contributions to the Mexico-UK business relationship”.
Atomic Energy Pavilion in Moscow’s VDNH
FR-EE has been shortlisted at the competition for designing the new Atomic Energy Pavilion in Moscow’s prestigious VDNH. The building  will be a crucial element for a better understanding of atomic energy among Russians and tourists, and a contribution for its pacific uses.
Museo Soumaya on Cover of New Assouline Book
“Portraits of the New Architecture 2,? a new book written by Paul Goldberger with photographs by Richard Schulman, features Museo Soumaya and Fernando Romero.
Fernando Romero Designs High Heels for United Nude
Fernando Romero was invited by Rem D. Koolhaas, founder of united nude, to design high heels, along other star architects, such as Zaha Hadid. Fifty pairs will be 3D-printed and presented in Milan later this year.
FR-EE Unveils Mixed-use Building in Miami
Commissioned by music producer Emilio Estefan, E.E. Miami will consist of 28 stories and provide a mixed variety of uses including retail, offices, residential, parking and amenities. The design celebrates two of Miami’s hallmarks: diversity and music.
LAAM: Latin American Art Museum Unveiled
FR-EE unveils the design of the new Latin American Art Museum (LAAM) in Miami.
FR-EE to Design Mexico City's New International Airport
FR-EE won the international competition to design the New International Airport for Mexico City. The 550,000 square meter (5,920,000 square foot) facility will be largest in the continent and the most sustainable airport in the world and the first one with a LEED certificate.
FR-EE Shortlisted for Residential Building in Manhattan
FR-EE has been invited to participate in a design competition for a new luxury building. Working with an interior design firm, an executive architect and other collaborators, FR-EE’s team will submit a final design presentation in September 2014.
Fernando Romero Meets Prince Charles
During the visit of His Highness Prince Charles to Mexico City in the context of the bilateral year Mexico-UK, Fernando Romero showed him the project of the New International Airport for Mexico City in the Presidential Palace.
Soumaya Receives Architizer A+ Honor
In April 2014, Museo Soumaya – FR-EE’s first museum project completed in 2011 – received its second consecutive Popular Choice Award from Architizer. The museum has welcomed more than 4 million visitors since its opening and remains open to the public year round.
FR-EE Completes Mexico City's First Aquarium
The +54,000 ft² aquarium features 48 different exhibitions and more than 5,000 species. Topped by an entry pavilion, four levels of aquatic life are stacked according to their natural habitats and ocean depths. Since opening in May 2014, it has received up to 10,000 visitors daily.
FR-EE Designing Latin America's Tallest Tower
Following an 8-year process, FR-EE has been hired to design a 280-meter, mixed-use tower in the heart of Mexico City. The seismically-secure tower will include offices, a luxury hotel and retail, and is expected to open in 2018. It will be Mexico’s first LEED Platinum high-rise.
ARCHIVO Unveils Design for New Building in Mexico City
The new home for Latin America’s first design collection, Archivo, has been designed by FR-EE in collaboration with Christian Zeller and Ingrid Moye.
FR-EE Exhibits at Mexican Museum of Modern Art
The most visited private event in the history of Mexico’s Museum of Modern Art showcased 16 designs by FR-EE, marking the launch of the studio’s latest publication. Watch the video.
Fernando Romero at TEDX
Fernando Romero participated today at TEDx in Rome with the talk The Power of Architecture.
Museo Soumaya Wins Architizer A+ Award
We are pleased to announce that the Museo Soumaya designed by FR-EE has won the popular vote for design in Architizer’s inaugural A+ awards, in the Cultural: Museums category.
700,000+ Pilgrims have Visited Plaza Mariana
The basilica area is the site of the Plaza Mariana project by FR-EE, a space to welcome pilgrims.
FR-EE at Guggenheim NY
FR-EE launched YOU ARE THE CONTEXT at The Guggenheim Museum in New York on 12.12.12 alongside architectural models of our most recent and outstanding projects. Watch the video.
Cervantes Tower near Completion
The construction of Cervantes Tower by FR-EE will be complete by the end of March 2013. The impressive building located in Polanco boasts 68 luxury apartments, wrapped inside a curved facade of crystal clear glass.
Serving the triple function of a corporation’s headquarters the Omnisphere is comprised of offices and hotel suites.
Free City at Criofestival, Brazil
FREE City will be presented at the 2nd Creativity World Biennale as part of the CRio Festival from 21 to 25 of November 2012.
Fast Co. Design Top 50 Design Pioneers: Fernando Romero
Fast Co. Design named FR-EE Founder Fernando Romero in their list of 50 People shaping the future of Design.
Miami Chapel
FR-EE’s proposal for a chapel in Miami places 27 advocations of Mary around Our Lady of Guadalupe’s figure, creating 27 small sanctuaries.
World Leaders at Los Cabos Convention Center
In June 2012, international representatives and foreign dignitaries arrived at the Convention Center designed by FR-EE for the seventh meeting of the G-20, the Mexico Summit.
Acapulco Rescue Initiative: Hotel Boca Chica
In late February 2012 members of the Mexican government and private investors set up the Acapulco Rescue Initiative. FR-EE was responsible for the restoration of the iconic Hotel Boca Chica.

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