UT Arlington and Dallas Morning News Create Joint Architecture Professor-Critic Position

Aug. 9, 2012 /PRNewswire/ — At UT Arlington, the faculty member will serve as a research fellow of the Dillon Center and as a non-tenured professor who generally teaches one course in each of the fall and spring semesters. This individual also will conduct and publish longer-term research through the recently established David Dillon Center for Texas Architecture, which promotes public discourse about architecture in the North Texas region. "The position advances the University's commitment to community engagement and will afford the candidate the opportunity to develop and teach graduate level seminars on writing, architecture, and urbanism within the School…

August 2012 Member News

Newly Licensed Architects Austin  Ellen Garrett Colfax Brazos Rito Paul Martinez Dallas  Graham David Baumann; Darden C. Beckham; Stephen Jeremiah Bingham; Peter Edge Chalfant; Steven Robert Mitchell; Joseph Houston Wurtele Jr. Fort Worth  Nickolas Kristopher Calvert; Tina Park Kemp; Gregory Don Richardson Houston  Marc Allan Bellamy; Shawn Wesley Gottschalk; Jay Brandon Jennings; Ricardo Joseph Martinez; Caveh K. Masum; Oliver Sanchez San Antonio Javier Castro West Texas  Robert Wayne Reed New Architect Members Austin  Travis D. Greig, Andersson Wise Architects; Andrés F. Mazry, Antenora Architects LLP; Jon A. Salinas, Salinas Architecture,LLC Dallas  Graham D. Baumann, WRA Architects, Inc.; Darden C. Beckham,…

TAC Update: August 2012

As of June 30, 2012 PLATINUM CENTURY CLUB MEMBERS ($1,000 AND MORE) ABILENE  Paige Gollihar  AUSTIN Tommy Cowan, FAIA; Larry Speck, FAIA BRAZOS Charlie Burris DALLAS Lyle Burgin; Todd Howard; David Lind, FAIA; Robert K. Morris, FAIA; Shade O’Quinn; Craig Reynolds, FAIA; Thomas Reisenbichler FORT WORTH Bruce Carlson; Randall Gideon, FAIA; Eric Hahnfeld; Chris Huckabee HOUSTON  Lonnie Hoogeboom  LUBBOCK Mike Moss WEST TEXAS Dan Hart GOLD CENTURY CLUB MEMBERS ($500 – $999) ABILENE Rick Weatherl AMARILLO Thomas Lavin AUSTIN Randy Fromberg; John Nyfeler, FAIA; Stuart Sampley; Richard Weiss DALLAS Wayne Barger; Joe Buskuhl, FAIA; Duncan Fulton, FAIA; Heidi Higgason; Stephen…

DCFA Hosts Exhibit on Architecture and Water Conservation

Featured projects include the soon-to-be-completed Perot Museum of Nature and Science, landscapes at Sprint Headquarters and the University of Texas at Arlington, as well as smaller-scale residential projects. The show also tests your water conservation IQ and offers suggestions for how YOU can help address the problem…not just through behavior but by modifying your own home and workplace. The show will run through September 19 at the Dallas Center for Architecture, 1909 Woodall Rodgers Freeway, Suite 100. The exhibition is free and open to the public from 9:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m. Monday through Friday. Several special programs are scheduled in conjunction…

Fort Worth’s Historic Fuller House Likely to Escape Wrecking Ball

By Chris Vaughn, Fort Worth Star-Telegram July 31, 2012 The house on Charron Lane in west Fort Worth had been owned since 2003 by a Frost Bank trust in the name of Amon Carter III, the son of former Star-Telegram publisher Amon Carter Jr. and the grandson of Fort Worth legend Amon Carter Sr. The house, considered a mid-century masterpiece by Jones, had fallen into disrepair after Carter moved out four years ago. It faced demolition earlier this year because no one would pay the bank's original asking price of close to $1 million. An article in the Star-Telegram in…

2012 Texas Architects Convention

"I think one of the things that is best about coming to the convention is that young and experienced professionals get a chance to meet each other face to face, discuss things, and possibly find ways that they can involve themselves in all that Texas Architects is doing." – Betsy del Monte, FAIA The Beck Group, Dallas "I really enjoy every year at the Convention meeting all the suppliers. The people that we use all year long;  the guys that we depend upon for giving us good information for our industry.  I try to hit the convention floor and see…

Fireside Chats for Emerging Professionals

The Fireside Chats are scheduled from 11:00 am – 12:00 pm on Friday, Oct. 19, at the Austin Convention Center. Attendees may select one of the six roundtable Chats to attend, and each Chat will be restricted to a maximum of 25 attendees. Find registration information here.  In addition, if you’re an Associate member who’s graduated from a school of architecture in the past 7 years, then you can attend the Annual Convention for free if you register by September 11! Either register online or fill out and send in the Emerging Professionals registration form. Both options can be found on…

More than a Booth

Why Exhibit? The Texas Architects Design EXPO is the premiere architectural products show­—the LARGEST of its kind in the region. When you exhibit, your reach extends beyond the EXPO Your company will be advertised to the entire membership of Texas Architects. That’s a total of over 6,300 architects! Your company name recognized in: Texas Architect magazine CheckSet—the Texas Architects e-newsletter Texas Architects Broadcast email Texas Architects website (until February 2013)   3 Quick and Easy Steps to Reserve Exhibit Space* Select your booth space. View the interactive floor plan Complete the Application for Exhibit Space. Send payment. Mail:    …