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At the Inaugural Chicago Architecture Biennial

by: Ron Stelmarski

Described as the first international survey of contemporary architecture in North America, the biennial looked at the practice through the lens of art.

Steve Hall and Tom Harris
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Happy Birthday, Mr. Gerald D. Hines

by: Florence Tang

Architecture luminaries from around the country gather in Houston to honor the developer and swap stories about projects past.

Illustration by Jenny Catchings; Photo by Richard Payne, FAIA
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Thomas Colbert, AIA, 1954–2015

by: Bruce Webb

The architect and educator brought new opportunities to the University of Houston and engaged his students in costal disaster planning.

Craig Hartley
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Calendar, January–February 2016

Highlights of architecture and cultural happenings around Texas, including San Antonio’s Beaux Arts Ball, Contingent Beauty at MFA Houston, and Moderno at The Blanton.

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A Language of Movement

by: Leigh A. Arnold

Lawrence Halprin and his choreographer wife, Anna, developed a way of notating movement they called “Motation.” Its revelations influenced the design of Fort Worth’s Heritage Park Plaza.

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Domestic Wolf

by: Aaron Seward

Content Architecture designs a house for an artist and car enthusiast, then shifts gears in mid-construction

Peter Molick, Paul Hester
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2015 AIA Fort Worth Excellence in Architecture Design Awards

AIA Fort Worth announces the winners of its 2015 Excellence in Architecture Design Awards.

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The Prince

by: Aaron Seward

Pritzker Prize-winning architect Alejandro Aravena’s only completed work in the U.S. is a dormitory complex at St. Edward’s University in Austin.

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A New Building in Bryan, Designed for a Student Design Competition, May Soon Rise Members Only

by: Eurico R. Francisco, AIA

The winning project, by Texas A&M University architecture student Jaechang Ko, is a long, airy, one-story pavilion.

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Emery O. Young, Jr., AIA 1932 – 2016 Members Only

by: W. Mark Gunderson, AIA

Established in 1971, Emery Young Associates was the most recognized modernist architecture studio of its day in Fort Worth.

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New Air Traffic Control Tower to Put Wings Over San Antonio’s Stinson Airport Members Only

by: Aaron Seward

HiWorks and Work5hop teamed up on the competition winning design, which references the early days of aviation and incorporates a civic lighting display.

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A Texas Architect at the Paris Climate Talks Members Only

by: Aaron Seward

Rives Taylor, FAIA, of Gensler’s Houston Office, was on the scene to see how the U.N. is including the built environment in the discussion of global climate change.

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Calendar, March-April 2016 Members Only

Highlights of architecture and cultural happenings around Texas, including AIA Houston’s Celebrate Architecture Gala and Ann Veronica Janssens at the Nasher

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Best of International Product Design Members Only

by: Rita Catinella Orrell

Germany, Austria, and Sweden are just a few of the nations represented by the designers and manufacturers in this roundup, ranging from high-strength cement tiles to silk window curtains.

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Reverse Engineering the Rent: Prototype Housing for Modest Means

by: Jack Murphy, Assoc. AIA

A proposal by Edward M. Baum, FAIA, takes into account the necessities of life in the DFW Metroplex and comes in at a cost of $80/sf.

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Campsite Rules

by: Aaron Seward
Architect: Charles Di Piazza, AIA & Chris Cobb, AIA

An activist client in Austin’s Heritage Neighborhood commissions an architectural think piece of a house to save a prominent site from the rampant march of stealth dorms.

Paul Bardagjy
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Touching Everything Members Only

by: Catherine Gavin

Sarah Whiting, Dean of the Rice University School of Architecture, encourages her students to articulate their architectural ideas for themselves as well as for the general public. Her goal is nothing less than preserving the profession's cultural relevance.

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2015 AIA San Antonio Design Awards Members Only

The winners of AIA San Antonio’s 2015 Design Awards.

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LRGV-AIA 2015 Design Awards Members Only

The winners of the Lower Rio Grande Valley AIA’s 2015 design awards.

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Bart Shaw Architect’s “Memory: Fairmount Park”

Bart Shaw Architect designs a series of picnic benches for Fort Worth’s Fairmount Park that subtly recall the site’s history.

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Behind the Scenes

by: Ronnie L. Self, AIA

Kendall/Heaton could be the most prominent Texas practice you’ve never heard about. Focusing solely on architect of record services, the firm has completed some of the state’s highest-profile projects, designed by a cast of the world’s most famous architects.

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Sportsman Members Only

by: Ryan Flener, Assoc. AIA

HKS architect Bryan Trubey, FAIA, designs stadiums around the world. He sees these buildings as the ultimate civic setting, drawing people of all cultures together in the spirit of competition.

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Healthcare International

by: Florence Tang, Assoc. AIA

WHR, working in collaboration with Arup and KHR Arkitekter, recently won a competition for a new hospital in Denmark. The design combines the best aspects of European and American approaches to health care.

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For Humanity

by: Tommy Stewart, AIA

Fort Worth architect Tommy Stewart, AIA, designed a school for earthquake-ravaged Haiti, an endeavor he considers to be among the most profound experiences of his life.

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Attention Getter Members Only

by: Patrick Michels

Linda Pace commissioned London-based architect David Adjaye to design her foundation’s “Ruby City” in order to raise San Antonio’s profile in the world of international architectural celebrity.

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