BLOG | 2015 Studio Awards — Winners Announced
We are pleased to announce the recipients of our 2015 Studio Awards. The San Francisco-based jury selected four projects from among 72 entries as examples of innovation and excellence in design.
BLOG | Architects Talking to Architects: Christian Sheridan, AIA
BRAVE/Architecture associate principal Christian Sheridan, AIA, of Houston chats with Texas Architects about his (almost) photographer/photojournalist profession, being inspired by teaching at the University of Houston School of Architecture, and why the ARE should be the reason you should be licensed.
Lessons by the Sea
Sea Scout Base Galveston, a newly completed maritime educational center by Shipley Architects and Randall-Porterfield Architects, seeks to accomplish two goals: to inspire learners to care about the maritime environment, and to withstand the hurricanes and storms that so often threaten the Texas coast.
BLOG | FCDC Announces Four Winners
The Field Constructs Design Competition has announced its 2015 winners. The final four projects capture the mission FCDC and marry experimentation with design innovation while uniquely addressing the history and ecology of the competition site.
BLOG | Architects Talking to Architects: Erik Murray, AIA
Erik Murray, AIA, of Wiss, Janney, Elstner Associates in San Antonio shares his intrigue with coding, visiting the Glasgow School of Art in Scotland, and his longtime love of playing the guitar in this Architects Talking to Architects.
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.
An Honest Frame
Situated in the Hill Country, Max Levy’s newly completed Prospect House acts as a mediator between the scale of the human and the vastness of nature, writes contributor Matt Fajkus, AIA.
Preservation Texas Honor Awards
Award winners announced for the 2013 Preservation Texas Honor Awards.
Alterstudio Architecture’s boat dock on Lake Austin embraces the long views of the water and landscape, but screens the immediacy of the speedboats from backyard barbecuers.
Texas Society of Architects Honor Awards
The Texas Society of Architects announces the recipients of our 2013 Honor Awards.
What Starts Here…
Even an Aggie would have to admit that The University of Texas at Austin has an impressive campus. Three new buildings: Belo Center for New Media, Norman Hackerman Building, and the College of Liberal Arts Building push the envelope and interpret design guidelines in creative ways.