Old warehouse transformed into a vibrant urban market in Mexico City

The Milán 44 urban regeneration project in Mexico City transforms an old four-story warehouse that was originally home to an auto-parts store. With his redesign, Francisco Pardo Arquitecto gave new life to the old structure and created an urban market that reinvigorates a neighborhood.

The main challenge for the architects was to adapt the original structure to the new dynamics of the area. They decided to integrate a regular grid of exposed concrete beams, columns and slabs into the venue’s…


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