lighteam:

  • architecture
  • art installation
  • lighting
  • art installation
  • installations

Gustavo Avilés,
(Mexico City, 1950).

Studied Architecture at the Iberoamericana University from 1969 to 1974. Since 1984 he has been focused on Light in Architecture.

He is a leading Mexican Lighting Designer, lecturer, General Director and Founder of Lighteam Gustavo Aviles (1986), enterprise directed to Investigation and development of Architectural Lighting.

The dedication and purpose of developing a quality culture in architectural lighting, have conducted his trajectory  to coordinate and teach in several Lighting Design courses (Post–Grade) in Mexican institutions, Mexico National and Autonomy University, Anahuac University, Iberoamericana University among other national and international Academic Institutions. He has been invited to give lectures, courses, seminars in Italy, Portugal, Brazil, Germany, Finland, Moscu, Holand, EUA.

Museums:

Museo de Arte Contemporáneo UNAM/ Mexico City /
Arq. Teodoro González de León

Chopo Museum / Mexico City /Arq. Enrique Norten.

Federico Silva Museum / San Luis Potosí, México/
Lic. Regina Boesterli

Sergio Hernández Museum / Oaxaca, México/ Mto. Miguel Cervantes

Soumaya Museum /Mexico City / Arq. Fernando Romero LAR

Libertad en Bronce/ Paseo de la Reforma/ Mexico City /
Arq. Teodoro Gonzales de León y Mto. Miguel Cervantes

Exposition for CONACULTA “Explendores de XXX siglos”
(Colegio de San Ildelfonso)

Lighting design for the exposition “Tesoros Aritisticos del
Vaticano”/ Colegio de San Ildefonso/ Mexico City /CONACULTA

Lighting design for exposition “Ricardo Legorreta”/Colegio
de San Ildefonso/ Mexico City/ CONACULTA

Lighting design for sculpture “La Giganta”/ Jose Luis
Cuevas Museum / Mexico City

Institutions:

Sport Center “Educare”/ Guadalajara, Jalisco, Mexico /
Arq. Enrique Norten

Monumental Murals of Diego Rivera/ Secretaria
de Educación Pública/ Mexico City / Nacional Gobernment

Monumental Murals of Rafael Cauduro/ Supreme Court of Justice
/ Mexico City / Gobierno de la Ciudad de Mexico

National Auditorium / Mexico City / Arq.Teodoro González de León

Embassy of Belize in México / Mexico City /Arq. Teodoro
González de León

Fortaleza San Juan de Ulúa Museum / Veracruz, Mexico/ INAH

Nueva Sede del Senado de la República/ México City /
Arq. Javier Muñoz Meléndez

Presidential Areas of Nacional Palace/ Mexico City /
Presidencia de la República O

Biblioteca Carlos Monsiváis/ México D.F./ JSa Arquitectos

Arquitipo UNARTE (Universidad de las Artes)/ Puebla,
Puebla/ Arq. José Ramón Tagle

Residential:

Casa Cubos/ Mexico City / Arq. Miguel Ángel Aragonés

Casa EN/ Mexico City / Arq. Enrique Norten

Casa Jaguar/ México City

Casa Castaños/ México/ Arquitecto Alejandro de la Mora

Casa Cañada/ México/ Arquitecto Enrique Norten

Casa Oyuki/ México/ A5 Arquitectos

Casa Yoya/ México/ A5 Arquitectos

Desarrollo Lomas Bezares/ Mexico City /
Arq. Xavier Sordo Madaleno

Sierra Vertientes Apartments / Mexico City /
Arq. Alberto Kalach

Casa Mil Cumbres/ Mexico City

Casa Sergio Hernández/ Oaxaca, México/
Arq. Alberto Kalach

Casa del Agua/ Mexico City / Almazán Arquitectos

 

Internacional Work:

Pabellón México/ Expo Hannover 2000/
Arq. Ricardo Legorreta

Sta. Catherina Cathedral/ Eindhoven, Holand/
GLOW Festival

On Earth as it is in Heaven/ Ludensheid,
Germany / LICHT Festival

Harbor Compass/Jyvaskyla, Finland/
PDLA Workshop

Electra Space/ Paris, France/ Arq. Miquel Adriá

Siebel Headquarters/ Etoille, Paris, France /
Arq. Diego Villaseñor

 

Corporative

TV-Azteca Prismas/ Mexico City / Arq. Imanol Legorreta,
Arq. Pablo Sepúlveda

Televisa Master Channel/ Mexico City/ Televisa S.C.

Oficinas Oro Negro/ Mexico City /
Legorreta Sepulveda Arquitectos

 

Master Plan, Urban Projects, Historic Heritage

Historical Center of San Luis Potosí/ México

Historical Center of Taxco de Alarcón/México

Historical Center of Puebla de los Ángeles/ México

Historical Center Ouro Preto/ Brasil

Metropolitan Museum of Mexico City /
CONACULTA

Cathedral of Puebla/ Amparo Foundation

Banquers Club/ Mexico City

Casino Español/ Mexico City

Monte de Piedad / Historical Center/ Mexico City

Memorial for the Victims of the Violence in México
/ Mexico City/ Gaeta-Springall Arquitectos

CENART (National Center of Arts) / Mexico City
/ CONACULTA

Artistics:

Glorificación del Boeing 787/ Mexico City/
Aeromexico

“Luz Sobre la Historia” Macro projection /
Monterrey, Mexico

“Cathedral Hundida”/ Grutas San Luis Potosí, Mexico

Lighting design for sculpture of Jan Hendrix/
Mexico City / Jan Hendrix

Hotels:

Encanto Hotel / Acapulco Gro, Mexico /
Arq. Miguel Ángel Aragonés

Thompson Hotel / Los Cabos, B.C.S, Mexico
/ JSa Arquitectos (en proceso)