Alejandro Puentes Amézquita | Architecture + Design + Education
Architect, designer and educator interested in the application of computational methods to address design challenges, and exploring the creative potential of human-machine interaction. Currently, he directs the design studio Buró Tres and is adjunct faculty at Universidad de los Andes. Alejandro has led several architectural and urban design projects, coordinated the planning and design group of Bogota’s Secretary of Education, worked as a physical designer at Local Projects, and was a founding partner of 4H. He has won first place in architecture and urban design competitions such as the Colombian Pavilion for Expo Shanghai 2010, the CAFAM Water Park, and the Music Practice Building at the Universidad de los Andes. He earned his Master’s degree from NYU’s Interactive Telecommunications Program (ITP) and is an architect with an option in economics from Universidad de los Andes.