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BLOG | Architects Talking to Architects: Bayardo Sleva, AIA
Bayardo Sleva, AIA, of cre8 Architects in Houston chats with Texas Architects about toying with the idea of a career in industrial design, his deep reverence for nature, and how he manages to squeeze in a running hobby with everything else he has going on.
Woods High School
Natalye Appel + Associates' new School of the Woods building connects architecture to the Montessori curriculum, employing several key design elements to foster independent learning.
BLOG | Architects Talking to Architects: Andrew Houston, Assoc. AIA
Texas Architects catches up with Austin designer Andrew Grant Houston, Assoc AIA, as he dishes on his love for SXSW, Sydney, and spring, and how he draws inspiration from both personal and contextual culture.
BLOG | Save the Date! Facades+AM Heads to Houston This June
On June 18, AEC industry leaders will convene in Houston at the Facades+AM conference for a look at the latest developments in the world of building enclosures.
Renzo Piano Meets Artists Downtown
TxA member Jack Murphy, Assoc. AIA, visited Renzo Piano's Whitney Museum on opening day to share his impressions of the building, its ties to Texas, and the inaugural exhibition. The new Whitney's true success lies not in its architecture, he writes, but rather in its role as "an urban playground for the arts."
Current Magazine Issue
The work of architects is the work of making — although often at several steps removed from the physical act of building. The July/August 2015 issue of <em>Texas Architect</em> looks at architects who bridge the gap.
Nested House, a guesthouse built around a traditional sauna, supports full-range living and achieves spatial efficiency through thoughtful program placement.
Curtain Wall Call
Can a 500-ft-tall glass box in Houston possibly be a good idea? The recent expansion of high-rise office buildings says yes.
Rehabilitation and Recovery
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.
For Kathleen English, AIA, of English & Associates, water management is one of the first things she thinks about when approaching a new project.
Tex-Fab 2015: Plasticity
The University of Houston Gerald D. Hines College of Architecture will host the TEX-FAB 2015 event March 26–29.
The Shape of Texas Episodes
|17/25||John S. Dunn Outreach Center||Houston||2006|
|17/04||Downtown Tunnel System||Houston||1926|
|16/18||1911 U.S. Post Office||Houston||1911|
|16/13||Old Humble Building||Houston||1921|
|16/02||"Sarofim Research Building, UT Health Science Center"||Houston||2006|
|15/20||Canal Street Apartments||Houston||2005|
|15/11||JP Morgan Chase Tower||Houston||1980|
|15/09||"Univ. of Texas Health Science Center, School of Nursing"||Houston||2004|
|15/02||Lillie and Hugh Roy Cullen Sculpture Garden||Houston||1976|