In Mexico City, MIRA Neuchatel Cuadrante Polanco’s new urban concept explores art and well-being with a look at the possible future of the Nuevo Polanco area. It is a real estate complex owned by Ivanhoe Cambride and developed by MIRA to focus on mobility, art, urban planning, design, community and efficiency. The development will house Latin America’s first artificial intelligence artwork. “The Eye of Mexico” is an installation curated and produced by MASSIVart and created by studio Ouchhh.
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What is Neuchâtel Cuadrante Polanco? It is a mixed-use complex designed to reflect the concept of community in a futuristic and sustainable way. Instead of focusing solely on environmental sustainability, the city aims to positively impact residents through design.
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The development has an interwoven system of streets, blocks, plazas and recreation areas. It aims to restore a sense of belonging through an integrated and pedestrian town planning.
“The distinctive characteristics of our urban spaces contribute to the evolution of cities, guaranteeing them a future and providing quality time for those who live there so that their daily lives are extraordinary,” said Roberto Pulido, CEO of MIRA.
The heart of Cuadrante Neuchâtel will be “The Eye of Mexico”. MIRA partnered with MASSIVart for this piece. It is a global creative public art consulting and production company that aims to make art more accessible for cultural impact. Thus, seeks to create experiences that result in stronger and more authentic connections between their customers and their audience.
“Neuchatel Cuadrante Polanco is an extraordinary opportunity to provide a sustainable place to live, work, play, shop, eat and more. The project is attractive to people who seek a healthier work-life balance and want to stay connected to their community. We are delighted to collaborate with MIRA on this great project whose heart, “The Eye of Mexico”, highlights its modernity,” said Jorge Margain, General Manager of Ivanhoé Cambridge Mexico.
“The Eye of Mexico” will use artificial intelligence to express, through audiovisual, a performance with data referring to the way the inhabitants of Mexico City move. This will convey to viewers the relationships that exist between art, science, technology, urbanism and mobility.
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Images via Neuchâtel Cuadrante Polanco, MIRA and MASSIVart