2015 Design Awards — Winners Announced
We are pleased to announce the recipients of our 2015 Design Awards. Fourteen projects were selected from among 256 entries. This year's jurors were: Karl A. Backus, AIA, of Bohlin Cywinski Jackson; Alex Krieger, FAIA, of NBBJ and Harvard University Graduate School of Design; Bruce Lindsey, AIA, of Washington University's Sam Fox School of Design & Visual Arts; and Jennifer Yoos, FAIA, of VJAA and University of Minnesota School of Architecture.
For Kathleen English, AIA, of English & Associates, water management is one of the first things she thinks about when approaching a new project.
BLOG | Project ArchiTX: Castano House
Craig McMahon Architects' renovation and new addition to a San Antonio home responds to the South Texas climate and employs a simple materials palette to achieve continuity.
A Living Building in North Texas
Lake|Flato Architects' Josey Pavilion aspires to be the first Living Building in Texas.
Bit by Bit
Studio Joseph takes a measured approach to the design of the National Butterfly Center Welcome Pavilion in Mission.
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.
Materials and Sustainability
The Materials Research Collaborative at the University of Houston is pushing sustainability and providing valuable tools for the students and local design community.
Mies, materials, and digital fabrication — material arts are creative outlets providing new paths for architecture.
Architect: Renzo Piano Building Workshop (Design Architect) and Kendall/Heaton Associates (Architect of Record)
At the Kimbell Art Museum, the wilderness has been tamed, a campus created.