1) You can apply by completing the online application found under ‘Links and Downloads’ on the AA Visiting School page. If you are not able to make an online application, email for instructions to pay by bank transfer.

2) Once you complete the online application and make a full payment, you are registered to the programme.

A simple CV or a two-page portfolio is recommended, otherwise a brief statement why you want to do the Visiting School would be required.

All participants travelling from abroad are responsible for securing any visa required, and are advised to contact their home embassy early. After payment of fees, the AA School can provide a letter confirming participation in the workshop.


The AA Visiting School requires a fee of £1100 per participant, which includes a £60 Visiting membership fee. For details of Visiting Member benefits please click here.  If you are already a member, the total fee will be reduced automatically by £60 by the online payment system.

Fees include tuition, full accommodation in Mexico City and Las Pozas garden, private transportation around the city and to Xilitla, workshop materials and tools.

If you are a resident in Mexico and do not require accommodation during  your stay in the City,  the price of the workshop will be reduced from 1100 £ to 1000£ .

Flights to Mexico City are not included.

Students need to bring their own laptops, digital equipment and model making tools. Please ensure this equipment is covered by your own insurance as the AA takes no responsibility for for items lost or stolen at the workshop.


The workshop is open to current architecture and design students, phd candidates and young professionals but also open to other fields, if relevant experience.


5 – 24 August 2015

For any queries and further information about the Las Pozas Visiting School contact: