College Station, TX 77840
College Station, TX 77843
Midland, TX 79701
Robert E. Allen , FAIA
Longview, TX 75602
Dallas, TX 75218
Blast from the Past
Recently, TxA received a postcard from Robert Bumann of Florida. A piece of architectural history, the card depicts a building at The University of Texas at Austin that no longer exists.
Studio Award Winners Announced
Congratulations to the 2016 TxA Studio Award winners! Aaron Seward traveled to New York City and met the studio awards jury at the offices of Diller Scoifidio + Renfro (DS+R).
2016 Honor Awards
Announcing the recipients the Texas Society of Architects 2016 Honor Awards. This program recognizes exceptional members, firms, individuals, and organizations for outstanding achievements in support of the profession of architecture, the built environment, and quality of life in Texas. Honorees will be recognized at our 77th Annual Convention and Design Expo, taking place on November 3–5 in San Antonio.
BLOG | Architects Talking to Architects: Alan G. Roberts, AIA
Alan G. Roberts, AIA, is the founder of “So You Want to Be an Architect,” a Facebook page dedicated to exploring the realities of a career in architecture. Roberts received his bachelor’s degree in architecture from the University of the Witwatersrand in South Africa in 1982. An American citizen since 2002, he has worked on many projects in Northeast Texas, specializing in educational, religious, medical, and commercial work.
BLOG | Becoming an Architect: MFx Participants Gain Career Experience
Matt Fajkus Architecture's new MFx program incorporates students into the workplace.
Current Magazine Issue
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.
Letters to the Editor
Aaron Seward discusses his return to Texas and some of his plans for shaping Texas Architect magazine, including the reintroduction of the letters section.
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.
At the Inaugural Chicago Architecture Biennial
Described as the first international survey of contemporary architecture in North America, the biennial looked at the practice through the lens of art.
Happy Birthday, Mr. Gerald D. Hines
Architecture luminaries from around the country gather in Houston to honor the developer and swap stories about projects past.
Thomas Colbert, AIA, 1954–2015
The architect and educator brought new opportunities to the University of Houston and engaged his students in costal disaster planning.
The Shape of Texas Episodes
|20/14||Texas Tech University Core Campus|
|18/26||"Alexander Architectural Archive, UT"||1958|
|18/25||El Paso Woman's Club||1916|
|18/24||Waco Traffic Circle||1933|
|18/22||Palo Duro Canyon||1934|
|18/21||"Old Main, Texas State University"||1903|
|18/20||Conrad Hilton Center/Mobley Hotel||1916|
|18/19||1400 South Congress Avenue||2007|
|18/18||Permian Basin Petroleum Museum||1975|