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Cross Culture

by: Michael Friebele, Assoc. AIA

A Dallas Developer from Switzerland hires a Japanese architect to design the next phase of his signature Uptown district, Harwood. Kengo Kuma’s design for the new Rolex Tower is a human-scale high-rise that relates to the street.

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Intersecting Interests

by: Jen Wong

Artist Robert Irwin’s reconstruction of a hospital at the former Fort D.A. Russell in Marfa dismisses disciplinary boundaries between art, architecture, life, and culture.

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Regarding the Grotesque

by: Kevin McClellan, AIA

Marc Fornes’ new installation “Spineway” in San Antonio straddles the boundary between art and architecture. As Kevin McClellan writes, it is “both-and.”

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Architecture Center Houston's Uncommon Modern Exhibition Members Only

See some of the Bayou City’s unexpected modern architectural gems.

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UT-Austin and Technical University of Munich Collaborate for 2015 Solar Decathlon Members Only

NexusHaus combines the 19th century typology of the dogtrot house with 21st century solar technology.

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Highlights of architecture and cultural happenings around Texas, including Meejin Yoon at The Magnolia Theatre and Ronen Sharabani’s Driscoll Villa Projection.

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In Place — Thoughts on a (North) Texas Vernacular

by: W. Mark Gunderson, AIA

A great diversity of peoples, wielding a wide variety of materials, have left their mark on the Lone Star State’s architecture. But can we say that a true Texas vernacular exists?

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Curated Feast Members Only

by: Florence Tang, Assoc. AIA

Knoll’s new showroom and office in Houston, designed by ARO, pays homage to the modern furniture-maker’s heritage while it looks to the future of interior architecture and design.

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Land Lover Members Only

by: Dror Baldinger, AIA

Perched on a ridge facing the majestic Grand Tetons, Welch Architecture’s Ridge House combines natural materials with wide-open views in a deferential play to the landscape.

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The Grit and the Grandeur

by: Aaron Seward
Architect: living architecture

Dallas-based three : living architecture, working with Roman and Williams, transformed San Antonio’s Pearl Brewery into a luxury hotel.

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Weather Room

Through minimalist multitasking, LOJO’s Weather Room takes portability to a new level.

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Guest Nest

by: Jen Wong

Nested House, a guesthouse built around a traditional sauna, supports full-range living and achieves spatial efficiency through thoughtful program placement.

Luis Ayala
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Cabin Fever

by: Jack Murphy, Assoc. AIA

Urs Peter “Upe” Flueckiger and students of Texas Tech University College of Architecture build a smart and compact Sustainable Cabin in West Texas.

Urs Peter "Upe" Fleuckiger and Denny Mingus
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Edible Architecture

by: Catherine Gavin

Igor Siddiqui and Jen Wong are creating edible architectural materials for Austin’s April Fusebox Festival, thinkEAST Living Charrette to Shape a New Creative Community.

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Art, Politics, and Architecture on View in El Paso

“Citizen Culture: Artists and Architects Shape Policy” opens at The University of Texas at El Paso campus.

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Architecture of Space

by: Brantley Hightower, AIA

The story goes that the first word spoken on the surface of another world was the name of a Texas city.

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New Scenes in America Deserta

by: Jack Murphy, Assoc. AIA

The Texas Tech University College of Architecture’s Land Arts of the American West program offers a wide-eyed, sunburnt trip that explores how we alter the land around us.

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Raw and Synthetic

by: Bruno Juricic, Gabriel Esquivel, and Stephen Caffey

The Design Research Lab at the Texas A&M University College of Architecture explores resiliency in terms of the raw and synthetic.

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Rehabilitation and Recovery

by: Ben Koush

After the double whammy of Hurricane Ike in 2008 and the great Texas drought of 2011, the unthinkable happened in Houston’s Memorial Park: Half of the trees died.

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Tex-Fab 2015: Plasticity

The University of Houston Gerald D. Hines College of Architecture will host the TEX-FAB 2015 event March 26–29.

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AIA Dallas Presents: 2B An Architect

AIA Dallas’ 2B An Architect, held on March 7, invited high school sophomores to explore a career in architecture.

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Hill Country Apothecary

MF Architecture has reinvented a strip mall storefront and redefined expectations for drugstores with the Hill Country Apothecary project.

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Forward Lean

by: Michael E. Allex, AIA

Harlingen ISD’s new performing arts center is a modern archetype that breaks the valley mold and benefits from the subtle infusion of regional and cultural cues.

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Fourteen Acres and a Holl

by: Ronnie Self, AIA

Stephen Holl Architects’ grand vision for the Museum of Fine Arts Houston transforms an archipelago of buildings into a coherent campus, writes Ronnie Self.

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2014 Preservation Texas Honor Awards

Texas Architect magazine features the 2014 Preservation Texas Honor Awards.

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