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Heather Gayle Holdridge
Green Home Tour

Build San Antonio Green’s (BSAG) annual home tour is taking place this Saturday!  Tickets are on sale at on BSAG’s tour site for $15/person.  I have had the opportunity to attend the tour in the past and it is always a good time.  It is self-paced and includes some really interesting projects in some of San Antonio’s coolest neighborhoods.  I hope to see you there! Click to Read More

Heather Gayle Holdridge
JOSEY

One of the most challenging requirements of the Living Building Challenge is the Red List.  The Red List is a list of commonly used construction materials that cannot be used in Living Building Challenge projects due to health/toxicity concerns. Click to Read More

Heather Gayle Holdridge
Hacienda

Mitsubish Electric has produced a video on Lake|Flato’s Hacienda Ja Ja.  The video is a brief case study on the project featuring a testimonial from the homeowner. Click to Read More

Casey Nelson

Welcome, Daniel

Posted by on 8/18/14 at 09:49am
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Tis the summer for friendly new faces around Lake|Flato. One such face is our newest full time hire, Daniel Mowery.
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Jessica Vonderau

LF30: 1998 Air Barns

Posted by on 8/14/14 at 05:02pm
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In honor of Lake Flato’s thirtieth anniversary, the Thirty Projects x Thirty Years series has been developed to explore and celebrate the firm’s history and culture of design. Published weekly, the series will highlight one project per year, starting in 1984 and ending in 2014.  The projects that have been selected will give you a snapshot of the firm’s evolution as well as provide a fun and insightful collection on then and now, and ultimately, who we are today.  Click to Read More

Josh Nieves

Journey to Big Bend

Posted by on 8/13/14 at 08:18am
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A few weeks ago a few friends and I embarked on our first trip to the mountains of Big Bend. We camped out under the stars in the Chisos Basin and took in some of the most beautiful landscape I’ve ever seen. From the “party rock” as it became known we watched bears wander around the slopes by day, gazed through The Window as the sun set behind the mountains, and by night we searched the skies for constellations, satellites and shooting stars. Click to Read More

Vicki Yuan

LF30: 1997 HILL COUNTRY JACAL

Posted by on 8/8/14 at 09:14am
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In honor of Lake Flato’s thirtieth anniversary, the Thirty Projects x Thirty Years series has been developed to explore and celebrate the firm’s history and culture of design. Published weekly, the series will highlight one project per year, starting in 1984 and ending in 2014.  The projects that have been selected will give you a snapshot of the firm’s evolution as well as provide a fun and insightful collection on then and now, and ultimately, who we are today. Click to Read More

Casey Nelson
Jeannette+Josh

Moving to San Antonio in July seems a daunting prospect to even the most heat resistant of souls. However, this mild summer has brought with it two fresh new interns who are ready to brave the South Texas summer.
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Hillary Whites

Better Know an LF’er: Philip Chan

Posted by on 8/5/14 at 10:41am
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As our very first BIM Manager, Philip joined Lake|Flato with a huge task ahead of him.  We watched in awe as work share monitor became an icon we actually clicked on, families “flexed” and models linked. Click to Read More

Heather Gayle Holdridge
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Lake|Flato’s Tenna Florian and Corey Squire will be presenting Josey Pavilion in a session titled “The Living Building Challenge — Texas Case Studies” at the Texas Society of Architects’ annual convention this November in Houston.  You can pre-register now for the event on TxA’s convention website.  We hope to see you there!
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