Advocates Show Legislators that “Design Matters”

On Advocates for Architecture Day, architects from across the state visited every Capitol office to communicate the importance of architectural design for urban planning. The message that "Design Matters," and that architects not only care about energy and resource conservation but are also doing something about it, resonated with all the legislators and staffers with whom we met. As a memento of their visit, the architects left behind a limited-edition screen print of a sketch of the Governor’s Mansion created by El Paso member Morris Brown, AIA. They also shared a copy of our 2013 Advocacy Brochure, which details the Society's…

TAC Update

As of 10/31/12 PLATINUM CENTURY CLUB MEMBERS ($1,000 AND MORE) AUSTIN Tommy Cowan, FAIA; John Nyfeler, FAIA; Larry Speck, FAIA BRAZOS Charlie Burris DALLAS Lyle Burgin; Mattia Flabiano; Todd Howard; David Lind, FAIA; Robert K. Morris, FAIA; Shade O’Quinn; Craig Reynolds, FAIA; Thomas Reisenbichler ; Mark Watford, FAIA  FORT WORTH Bruce Carlson; Randall Gideon, FAIA; Eric Hahnfeld; Chris Huckabee HOUSTON  Lonnie Hoogeboom; Perry Seeberger  LUBBOCK Mike Moss WEST TEXAS Dan Hart GOLD CENTURY CLUB MEMBERS ($500 – $999) ABILENE Rick Weatherl AMARILLO Thomas Lavin; Jim Williams AUSTIN Randy Fromberg; Stuart Sampley; Cyndy Severson; Richard Weiss DALLAS Wayne Barger; John Craig…