Monthly Archives: December, 2011

    Vicki Yuan

    Better Know an LFer: Jonathan Smith

    Posted by on 12/31/11 at 11:25am

    Jonathan just finished a successful run as the 2011 AIA San Antonio President (the youngest ever might I add). Besides visiting NASA on weekends, what on earth is he going to do with all of his free time!? Find out with the same 10 questions we always ask. Click to Read More

    Vicki Yuan

    Better Know an LF Project: Hilltop Arboretum

    Posted by on 12/31/11 at 11:13am

    The Project: Hilltop Arboretum Location: Baton Rouge, Louisiana Project Team: Phase 1: Ted Flato, Andrew Herdeg, Brandi Rickels Phase 2: Andrew Herdeg, Joe Benjamin Click to Read More

    Jonathan Smith

    A Very Cobbled Christmas

    Posted by on 12/22/11 at 11:42am

    Watch out Zaha and Rem there is a new architect cobbler in town: Lake|Flato architect Cameron Smith has designed and crafted several pairs of custom footwear this holiday season. Some lucky folks will be sporting new custom kicks this holiday. Click to Read More

    Vicki Yuan

    L|F Christmas Party Photobooth

    Posted by on 12/22/11 at 03:34am

    Check out all of the photos from our photobooth. It’s a miracle nothing happened to Corey’s camera!! Big thanks to Phil and Robert T for putting together the video 🙂 Click to Read More

    Corey Leamon

    Holiday Wishes

    Posted by on 12/19/11 at 12:00pm

    Sotols by James Evans   Lake|Flato is committed to preserving the natural landscape and strengthening our local community. This year we supported The Nature Conservancy’s Love Creek Preserve with pro bono services for a project in the Hill Country. Additionally, members of our staff are Click to Read More

    Vicki Yuan

    Better Know an LFer: Alberto Rodriguez

    Posted by on 12/19/11 at 11:23am

    Alberto is one of our fun, smart interns, leaving us at the start of the new year to finish his graduate studies at UT Austin. In his words, “Yeeeeeeahhh Boooooooyyyy!!!!!” Get to know him quick with the same 10 questions we always ask. Click to Read More

    Vicki Yuan

    L|F Party Hats

    Posted by on 12/12/11 at 06:27am

    In case you missed all the famous quotes from our Christmas Party headgear: Click to Read More

    Corey Leamon

    Textures of Lake|Flato

    Posted by on 12/9/11 at 11:30am

    In late October, some Lake|Flatonians took the weekend to visit our ranches around the state of Texas. For many, these projects were new experiences and ways to explore materiality, application and construction. Tactile textures and palettes are important parts of how we interact with structure; what do you think of how Lake|Flato approaches these details of architectural design? Click to Read More

    David Ericsson

    Credit: Joe Pugliese (and Architect Magazine) + VJAA/Princeton Press Vincent James Associates Architects has won the 2012 Architecture Firm Award. Their work is incredibly diverse, with a research driven process that takes into account a variety of issues that stretch far beyond the norm. Within these cultural and ecological frameworks, they are able to produce architecture that is not only performative, but also relevant. Click to Read More

    Rebecca Bruce

    Do You Know These Famous People?

    Posted by on 12/7/11 at 10:25am

    Brian and Karla were recently in New York to represent Lake Flato at this year’s New AD 100 event. Architectural Digest publishes their ‘New AD 100’ list of top talents in architecture and interiors that “represent a fellowship of trailblazers and standard-bearers whose work is imaginative, intelligent, and inspiring.” Click to Read More