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Zona Maco

ZONA MACO, Mexico City

Facade of Labor Gallery's new space, Mexico City, 2012.
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Kate Sutton

Art fairs—unlike biennales—aren’t allowed the luxury of an “off year.” And so it is that Zona Maco finds itself sandwiched between two Very Big years—with the opening of Carlos Slim’s Soumaya Museum last year and the debut of the David Chipperfield-designed facilities for La Colección Jumex slated for 2013. Now... continue reading
Zona Maco, Mexico

ZONA MACO, Mexico City

Zona Maco, Mexico
by

ADAM KLEINMAN

While considering the strange juxtaposition of the skyscraper's program, architect Rem Koolhaas—in his 1978 Delirious New York—speculated that the ‘plot’ of the Downtown Athletic Club's ninth story was a tale of “eating oysters with boxing gloves, naked.” Similarly congested is the exposition hall, which these days can be found hosting art shows, boating events, music fairs, and so on. Yet Zona Maco and its host, Centro Banamex, layered not only a... continue reading

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