Architect Results

Julie Valadez , AIA

San Antonio Water Systems
2800 Us Highway 281 N
San Antonio, TX 78212
Phone: (210)233-3078
AIA San Antonio | Member Since: 2010

Jay D. Waters , AIA

HKS, Inc.
350 North St. Paul Street, Ste 100
Dallas, TX 75201
Phone: (214)969-3029
Fax: (214)969-3397
AIA Dallas | Member Since: 1995

Phillip D. Waters , AIA

Project Manager, Ascension Group Architects
1250 E Copeland Road
Suite 500
Arlington, TX 76011
Phone: (817)233-3842
AIA Fort Worth | Member Since: 2013

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Website Articles

The Old House, and the New

When a client asked Jim Poteet, FAIA, to update a historic San Antonio home, the architect adopted a forthright approach that marries historic details and contemporary craftsmanship.

July 06, 2015

2015 Design Awards — Winners Announced

We are pleased to announce the recipients of our 2015 Design Awards. Fourteen projects were selected from among 256 entries. This year's jurors were: Karl A. Backus, AIA, of Bohlin Cywinski Jackson; Alex Krieger, FAIA, of NBBJ and Harvard University Graduate School of Design; Bruce Lindsey, AIA, of Washington University's Sam Fox School of Design & Visual Arts; and Jennifer Yoos, FAIA, of VJAA and University of Minnesota School of Architecture.

May 14, 2015

Waterways

For Kathleen English, AIA, of English & Associates, water management is one of the first things she thinks about when approaching a new project.

April 27, 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

Current Magazine Issue

May/June 2015

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.

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Magazine Articles

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

Creek Show: Light Night

Austin’s Creek Show brought thousands of visitors to Waller Creek on a freezing night last fall to see installations by local architects and landscape architects.

Page 28

2014 AIA San Antonio Design Awards

Texas Architect magazine features the 2014 AIA San Antonio Design Awards.

Page 22

A Living Building in North Texas

by: Margaret Sledge, AIA

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

Casey Dunn Photography
Page 56

From the Beach to the Bay

by: Catherine Gavin

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.

Page 78

The Shape of Texas Episodes

Volume/Episode Name City Year
18/22 Palo Duro Canyon 1934
18/16 Los Caminos del Rio 1991
17/13 Public Works Administration Statewide
16/08 Sammons Center for the Arts Dallas 1988
15/25 San Antonio River Walk San Antonio 1969
15/24 Mustangs of Las Colinas Irving
15/09 "Univ. of Texas Health Science Center, School of Nursing" Houston 2004
15/07 Charles W. Eisemann Center Richardson
15/04 Penn Field Austin 1999
14/25 Hot Springs Historic District Big Bend National Park 1909