Thursday, October 30, 2014

LiA's first book donation of 2014! We started with Balboa High School. It was a great success, reaching 60+ students, who got totally excited to learn about architecture and to receive our books! Thank you so much for the volunteers who made this possible.

Tuesday, September 30, 2014

James Rojas + Ligne Roset

Excellent discussion with James Rojas, Thanks to Ligne Roset and Crossville for sponsoring.

Wednesday, September 10, 2014

James Rojas + Ligne Roset: How Latino values will transform American Houses

Join LiA SF at Ligne Roset for a lecture with James Rojas; Enjoy the showroom, drinks and food and a talk about "The Future of the American Single Family Houses as Transformed by Latino Spatial and Cultural Values"

James Rojas is an urban planner, community activist, and artist. He is national leader in using art as a community engagement tool for underrepresented communities. He has facilitated over 350 interactive workshops and created over 43 interactive urban diorama across the US, Mexico and Canada. He holds a Master of City Planning and a Master of Science of Architecture Studies from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. His influential thesis on the Latino built environment has been widely cited. Mr. Rojas founded the Latino Urban Forum (LUF), a volunteer advocacy group, dedicated to understanding and improving the built environment of Los Angeles’ Latino communities. 


Sunday, September 7, 2014

Perspectivas 2014 Opening Night

The opening night for LiA's Perspectivas 2014 opening was a great success. The exhibition showcases a great range of local Hispanic professionals in architecture, interior design, photography, art and education. The projects portraits different aspects of San Francisco living and urban planning, and demonstrates the diversity and quality of work we have in the Bay Area.
Thank you to our Sponsors and Alter Space Gallery for making this possible.

Wednesday, August 27, 2014

Perspectivas 2014 Opening Reception


Join LiA SF and the Architecture and the City festival for its first Perspectivas 2014 Exhibition opening night party September 6th
7:00pm to 10:pm Alter Space Gallery
1158 Howard Street, San Francisco

Perspectivas 2014 is an opportunity to showcase built and unbuilt design work to the Bay Area community at large. The exhibit aims to showcase the work and talent of Hispanic architectural professionals, landscape designers, urban planners, design professionals, artists and students practicing in San Francisco and the Bay Area.


Raul Anziani | Field Paoli
Larry Barcelon | Barcelon and Jang
Argelia Barcena | KMD Architects
Jose Brunner | A+D Architecture and Design
Lorena Fernandez-Fernandez | ByLorena
Irving Gonzales | Gonzales architects
Gino Castano | Paletteur
Bruno Lopez | Kendall Young Associates
Oscar Melara | Book and Wheel Works
Paul Molina | Paul Molina Architect
Alejandro Pimentel | SF Department of Public Works
Mauricio Soto | Studio for Lightweight Design
Reinaldo Soto | Stantec Architecture
Sandra Vivanco | A+D Architecture and Design
Pablo Pardo | Circa
Alex Garcia | Artist
Osvaldo Ruiz | Artist