Jesica Amescua Carrera

Mexico City, Mexico

Jesica Amescua Carrera is an architect with a degree from the Universidad Iberoamericana  and she is the cofounder of the collective Comunal together with architect Mariana Ordóñez Grajales. Comunal is based on the concept of architecture as a collaborative and evolving social process that allows for the inhabitants to express their ideas and make decisions. The practice has been featured in numerous exhibitions and publications and has been recognized with several prestigious prizes including the Emerging Voices Award 2018, Architectural League NY; the AR Emerging Architecture Award 2019; and Honorable Mention for the Oscar Niemeyer Award for Latin American Architecture 2020.