Monthly Archives: March, 2014

    Rebecca Bruce

    Bernard Trainor’s New Book

    Posted by on 3/27/14 at 01:40pm

    We are currently working with Bernard Trainor and Associates on the Yee Residence in Carmel, CA.  Click to Read More

    Jonathan Smith

    salk institute inspiration

    Posted by on 3/21/14 at 07:37am

    This week Bob Harris and I traveled to San Diego for a Sustainability and Design Leaders Workshop; while there we had a chance to visit The Salk Institute for Biological Studies by Louis Kahn. It was my first time to the Salk and I was not disappointed by the buildings restraint and timelessness. Click to Read More

    Grace Boudewyns

    LF30: 1986 – 1987 Fair Oaks Bank

    Posted by on 3/17/14 at 09:31am

    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 bi-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

    Heather Gayle Holdridge

    More Transparency

    Posted by on 3/13/14 at 04:14pm

    Jennifer Young wrote a post on transparency in the built environment just over a year ago, and we’ve seen the enthusiasm and resources available around this topic really emerge since then. Click to Read More


    Craft Call: Casey Dunn

    Posted by on 3/13/14 at 09:35am

    Young Julius Schulman is what I like to call him during shoots, but Casey Dunn is not one to lose focus when on location. He possesses a keen ability to visually capture the story of a project with effortless panache. Perhaps the genius lies in his own talent of storytelling, a Click to Read More


    Better Know an LF’er: Joseph Dugan

    Posted by on 3/6/14 at 08:00am

    “Joseph performed well beyond the call of duty for me and David on the HEB downtown campus. He tirelessly worked on the project late into the night or before dawn in the mornings. On several occasions he had to send to the client updates on the plans in the early morning hours, often times for 8:00 AM meetings. It was a demanding process where Click to Read More

    Jonathan Smith

    Monsters of Design Visit Lake Flato

    Posted by on 3/5/14 at 04:55pm

    Last week Vicki, Grace and I were jurors for the AIA Kansas City Young Architects Forum 2014 Monsters of Design Awards. It is ‘an annual design competition for young architects and designers in or around the Kansas City metro area’ and part of Kansas City Design Week.  Click to Read More

    Keegan Raleigh

    The Marfa Experience

    Posted by on 3/4/14 at 04:54pm

    During my second day, some fellow LFers invited me to spend the weekend in West Texas. Without hesitation I agreed to jump in the car the following day, on a quest to experience Click to Read More