Architect Results

Kathy Collins , AIA

Sustainability Specialist-Architect, Sebesta
7 Riverway Unit 1909
Houston, TX 77056
Phone: (713)398-6789
AIA Houston | Member Since: 2000 | http://www.sebesta.com

Heather A. DeGrella , Assoc. AIA

Sustainability Design Leader, Opsis Architects
920 NW 17th Ave
Portland, OR 97209
Phone: (503)943-6228
AIA San Antonio | Member Since: 2007 | www.opsisarch.com

Lolalisa DeCarlo King , AIA

Sustainability Strategist, Architect For Life - A Professional Corporation
2450 Louisiana St # 400-233
Houston, TX 77006
Phone: (888)986-7771
Fax: (888)986-7772
AIA Houston | Member Since: 1985

Jeanette C. Shaw , AIA

Director of QA/QC and Sustainability, Powers Brown Architecture
3218 High Valley Drive
Kingwood, TX 77345
Phone: (713)224-0456
Fax: (713)224-0457
AIA Houston | Member Since: 2008

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New Scenes in America Deserta

The Texas Tech University College of Architecture’s Land Arts of the American West program offers a wide-eyed, sunburnt trip that explores how we alter the land around us.

April 13, 2015

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.

April 09, 2015

From the Beach to the Bay

Galveston Island State Park is shrinking: Scientists predict that the landmass will decrease 22 percent over the next 50 years due to rising sea levels and beach erosion, transforming much of what is dry land into open water or marsh.

March 30, 2015

BLOG | Architects Talking to Architects: Beth Brant, AIA

Beth Brant, AIA, of DSGN Associates chats with Texas Architects about learning to draw digitally before learning to do so by hand, extracting inspiration from her daily commute, and experiencing Piazza San Pietro firsthand.

March 26, 2015

A Living Building in North Texas

Lake|Flato Architects' Josey Pavilion aspires to be the first Living Building in Texas.

March 16, 2015

Current Magazine Issue

January/February 2016

Architects are using data to make a positive impact on building projects. Architects at Page team with other specialists to conduct social research for a new dorm for UT Austin. bcWORKSHOP designs a new Housing First project in Dallas with input from the homeless. Lake|Flato divulges how it stays engaged with its projects post-occupancy. And we take a closer look at the electronic infrastructure that makes Parkland Hospital one of the most advanced buildings of its type in the world.

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Staying Engaged Members Only

by: Corey Squire

Lake|Flato Architects is known for its sustainably designed homes. When some of its clients started noticing higher-than-expected energy bills, the firm revisted the houses and installed energy-monitoring devices to get to the root of the problem.

Page 54

Field of Dreams Members Only

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

Self-Sustaining House

Bercy Chen Studio’s Self-Sustaining House optimizes rainwater retention, solar radiation, and a turbine-driven generator and compressor to satisfy all energy and water needs.

Page 22

Weather Room

Through minimalist multitasking, LOJO’s Weather Room takes portability to a new level.

Page 22

Cabin Fever

by: Jack Murphy, Assoc. AIA

Urs Peter “Upe” Flueckiger and students of Texas Tech University College of Architecture build a smart and compact Sustainable Cabin in West Texas.

Urs Peter "Upe" Fleuckiger and Denny Mingus
Page 44

The Shape of Texas Episodes

Volume/Episode Name City Year
10/17 Sustainability in Architecture General