Teddy Cruz

Lineas: New Modes of Contemporary Urbanism, recent work by Tanya Aguiniga and Teddy Cruz, 2010

Teddy Cruz has a Bachelor of Arts, 1982 and a Bachelor in Architecture, 1987 from Rafael Landivar University, Guatemala City, Fellow 1991, Rome Prize in Architecture, MDesS-1997. Teddy is currently associate professor in Public Culture and Urbanism in the Visual Arts Department at University of California, San Diego, San Diego, CA.

Teddy Cruz won the 2004-2005 James Stirling prize for Border Postcard: chronicles from the edge, a project exploring new urban strategies for the international border zone spanning San Diego and Tijuana. He has designed new mixed-use developments that reuse and adapt existing structures and recycled materials.

Teddy Cruz. Image courtesy of the artist.