Secret Gardens Grow at the Heart of This Monumental Mexico City Home

All Arquitectura designs a sculptural home full of lush patios for a client that “wanted to be able to open his eyes, and see green everywhere.”

The best homes reflect the lives and passions of those who create them—and so, unsurprisingly, it can be difficult to find an existing home that feels like it was made just for you. When Mexico City–based couple Antonio and Estela began to search for their dream home after 20 years together, they looked at 30 properties before their realtor told them that the house they sought just didn’t exist. Instead, the realtor recommended that they search for a plot on which to build their own home.

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