Architect Results

Maria I. Abarca , AIA

Architect, G
6209 Yaupon Drive
Austin, TX 78759
Phone: 512-328-7706
Fax: (512)328-7720
AIA Austin | Member Since: 2012

Paula A. Ables , Assoc. AIA

Owner/Interior Designer, Paula Ables Interiors, LLC
2703 Mecca Rd
Austin, TX 78733
Phone: (512)986-1981
AIA Austin | Member Since: 2005

Janice Abrams , Assoc. AIA

Owner, Beric
2505 Wooldridge Dr
Austin, TX 78703
Phone: (512)970-6896
AIA Austin | Member Since: 2011

Lexa M. Acker , AIA

AIA Emeritus
5133 Fort Clark Dr.
Austin, TX 78745
Phone: (512)587-3433
AIA Austin | Member Since: 1971

Laurie Ackerman Greer , AIA

Project Architect, Brinkley Sargent Wiginton Architects
611 S. Congress Ave., Suite 225
Austin, TX 78704
Phone: (512)447-1418
AIA Austin | Member Since: 2004

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BLOG | Q&A with Tere O'Connell, AIA

When the City of Austin decided to use East Austin’s historic Dedrick-Hamilton house as the basis for a new African American Cultural Heritage Facility, the job fell to Austin preservationist Tere O’Connell, AIA, to unearth details of the home’s history and how best to preserve it.

May 25, 2016

BLOG | Logic Tobola, FAIA: 1940–2016

Remembering Logic Tobola, FAIA, past president of TxA.

May 24, 2016

BLOG | Bill Booziotis, FAIA: 1935–2016

Remembering Bill Booziotis, FAIA, founding principal of Booziotis & Company Architects in Dallas.

May 17, 2016

BLOG | 2016 Design Award Winners

Jurors select 10 projects as this year's Design Award winners.

May 11, 2016

BLOG | Overheard at the 2016 Design Awards Jury

Peek inside our 2016 Design Awards jury deliberations.

May 10, 2016

Current Magazine Issue

May/June 2016

In this issue we feature six houses, five of them in Texas, one outside of the state but designed by a Texas architect. While of varying character, each project exhibits a sensitive approach to site conditions and client wishes. Also presented are two prominent restoration projects and the new Knoll showroom and office in Houston.

Magazine Cover

Magazine Articles

Social Studies

by: Lawrence W. Speck, FAIA

Aalto’s Baker House dormitory at MIT inspires a study of student housing at UT Austin and a revival of the Modern Movement’s social aspirations.

Casey Dunn Photography
Page 38

Field of Dreams

by: Jack Murphy, Assoc. AIA

Four installations — winners of the Field Constructs Design Competition — occupied a brownfield site in East Austin for two weeks in November. The projects on view drew attention to the quickly aligning trends of digital fabrication and environmental sustainability.

Whit Preston
Page 70

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.

Page 7

The Independent Ups the Ante on Austin’s Urban Ambitions

by: Ashley Craddock

Known locally as the Jenga Tower, the 665-ft-tall structure, designed by Rhode Partners, will be the tallest residential building west of the Mississippi.

Page 21

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
Page 32

The Shape of Texas Episodes

Volume/Episode Name City Year
17/21 Mexican American Cultural Center Austin 2007
17/14 Texas Historical Commission Library/Old Gethsemane Church Austin
17/05 Deep Eddy Pool and Bathhouse Austin 1936
16/14 "Main Building, St. Edward's University" Austin
16/06 Austin Resource Center for the Homeless Austin 2004
15/21 Austin Convention Center Parking Garage/Chilling Station Austin
15/15 Whole Foods Market Austin 2005
15/04 Penn Field Austin 1999
14/18 Norwood Tower Austin 1929
14/13 Barton Springs Austin 1929