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Beaumont, TX 77701
Houston, TX 77056
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BLOG | Architects Talking to Architects: Kris Calvert, AIA
Kris Calvert, AIA, of Urban Bobcat Architects shares his desire to design spaces in and around the outdoors, his and his partner's productive "strategy" session over bourbon, and taking strategic chances to grow in the latest Architects Talking to Architects.
Between Green and Violet
Rand Elliott, FAIA, deploys color with purpose, punctuating galleries at the Marfa Contemporary with vivid jolts of blue and using colored lighting to transform a series of parking structures in surprising ways.
BLOG | Architects Talking to Architects: Andrew Houston, Assoc. AIA
Texas Architects catches up with Austin designer Andrew Grant Houston, Assoc AIA, as he dishes on his love for SXSW, Sydney, and spring, and how he draws inspiration from both personal and contextual culture.
John Only Greer, FAIA: 1933–2015
John Only Greer, FAIA, of Bryan, a professor emeritus at Texas A&M University College of Architecture and past president of the Society, passed away on Friday, June 12. A great teacher and mentor, he will be deeply missed by his Texas Architects friends and colleagues.
Thanks to architect Mell Lawrence’s deft hand with light and patterning, Hollowcat Wild, a boxy limestone residence nestled in the Austin hills, is imbued with what architect and author Christopher Alexander calls “aliveness.”
Current Magazine Issue
This issue looks at the bold use of color in diverse architectural projects. Red is a signature statement in a tiny gem of a Hill Country studio. The glazed skin of the newly-built Richards Group building in Dallas reveals a stunning array of interior colors. In an Austin office lobby, CNC-cut felt murals depict the blues and greens of the local landscape. Rand Elliott’s striking use of color, restrained in the Marfa Contemporary, is on full, whimsical display in an Oklahoma car park.
Max Levy, FAIA, talks about Venice and finding inspiration in the work of Carlo Scarpa.
AIA Dallas 2014 Design Awards
Texas Architect magazine features the AIA Dallas 2014 Design Awards.
Small is Beautiful
Candid Rogers Architect’s Marfa 10 x 10 Lightbox peeks over the shrubs to provide sweeping views of the West Texas landscape.
Bit by Bit
Studio Joseph takes a measured approach to the design of the National Butterfly Center Welcome Pavilion in Mission.
Art, Politics, and Architecture on View in El Paso
“Citizen Culture: Artists and Architects Shape Policy” opens at The University of Texas at El Paso campus.
The Shape of Texas Episodes
|20/20||Seminole Indian Scout Cemetery|
|20/18||"Lois Perkins Chapel, Southwestern University"|
|20/15||"UTMB ""Old Red"""|
|19/06||"Wetlands Education Center, UT Marine Science Institute"|
|18/26||"Alexander Architectural Archive, UT"||1958|
|18/19||1400 South Congress Avenue||2007|
|18/16||Los Caminos del Rio||1991|
|18/15||Blanton Museum, UT||2008|
|18/13||UT-San Antonio Institute of Texan Cultures||1968|