Jorge Gracia


Jorge Gracia is a Mexican Architect who graduated from Universidad Iberoamericana Noroeste in 1997. He is the founder and principal of graciastudio (est. 2004).

He is a recipient of multiple awards and recognitions, both at the national and international level, within the practice of architecture, including: ’30 promesas 2009’ Grupo Expansion, ‘Design Vanguard 2012’ Architectural Record, ‘Emerging Voices 2013’ Architectural League of New York, ‘Obra del Año 2013’ ArchDaily, ‘Best of the Best’ Red Dot Awards 2014 and ’10 Despachos generadores de cambio 2016’ Grupo Expansion Obras.

His international conferences include ‘Virginia Tech’ in Blacksburg Virginia, ‘Australian Institute of Architects’ (2013), ‘Architectural Record Innovation Conference’ (2014) in Los Angeles California and ‘Cooper Union’ (2013) in New York.

Gracia is the Founder and Director of Escuela Libre de Arquitectura (2014), School of Architecture in downtown Tijuana.

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