College Station, TX 77843
Robert E. Allen , FAIA
Longview, TX 75602
Austin, TX 78704
Edinburg, TX 78539
San Antonio, TX 78209
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BLOG | From an Architect's Desk
As National Architecture Week draws to a close, we invite you to contemplate the notion of the "Architect's Desk" with a video compilation of contributions to our recent Instagram hashtag event, #frommydesk, where we asked our followers to show us what it means to be an architect.
BLOG | 2014 Architizer A+ Awards: Texas Winners
Three Texas Architecture firms take home Architizer A+ Awards.
BLOG | Architects Talking to Architects: Nicholas Banks, Assoc. AIA, of Houston
Nicholas Banks, Assoc. AIA, of PDR talks to Texas Architects about his predilection for designing in pen, "springtime" in Houston, and advice he has for upcoming architects.
Texas Society of Architects Mentorship Program
The Texas Architects Mentorship Program provides an opportunity for emerging professionals across the state to connect with AIA Fellows for mentorship and professional development.
Louis Kahn Plays the Organ
Philip Hendren, AIA, recounts how in 1970, in a home in Old West Austin, Louis Kahn played the organ for a crowd of 400. Kahn's impromptu performance took place at a reception following the legendary architect's standing-room-only lecture at UT Austin.
Current Magazine Issue
Our "Materials" issue details and critiques the highly anticipated Renzo Piano Pavilion at the Kimbell Art Museum, and features the materials-focused 12th Street Studios in Austin and Dietert Ranch in Real County. A "Digital Fabrication" section highlights projects that are shaping the field and pushing its boundaries.
With its stacked interchanges and sweeping flyovers, Texas has no shortage roadway feats, yet they often represent barriers for connectivity. Urban designers across the state are rethinking these roadways and using green infrastructure to reconnect downtown districts.
Le Corbusier’s Landscape
It is a propitious time to revisit the lifework of the Swiss-born French architect Le Corbusier, particularly as his approach relates to landscape.
Through his PURCH project (Positioned Urban Roosts for Civic Habitation), architect Ned Dodington, Assoc. AIA, hopes to expand our perspectives on animal architecture.
Connected City Design Challenge
With the Connected City Design Challenge, Dallas is taking steps to link downtown to the Trinity River. Proposals by Ricardo Bofill of Taller de Arquitectura, the Office for Metropolitan Archi¬tecture (OMA), and STOSS + SHoP all rethink the city’s urban ecologies.
PageSoutherlandPage Thinks Forward
Begin¬ning January 1, 2014, PageSoutherlandPage will be known simply as Page. The rebrand¬ing effort makes it clear that Page is focused on “design that makes lives better.”
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|