Monthly Archives: May, 2014

    Jonathan Smith

    Carriage Road Inspiration

    Posted by on 5/30/14 at 04:03pm

    Recently Cameron and I visited Acadia National Park. The carriage road system within in the park is incredible not only for the meandering beautiful roads but also for the incredible care and craftsmanship of the roads and stone bridges themselves. Click to Read More

    Rand Pinson

    RURAL STUDIO PIG ROAST

    Posted by on 5/27/14 at 01:26pm

    BONFIRE AT TIM HURSLEY’S SILO A few weekends ago, I made a trip back to West Alabama to visit Alumni Weekend, Pig Roast and the 20th anniversary celebration at Auburn University’s Rural Studio. Click to Read More

    sierrahaight

    LF30: 1993 Chandler Ranch

    Posted by on 5/23/14 at 02:39pm

    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

    svonderau

    The San Antonio Children’s Museum team recently had the opportunity to review the building construction progress with a group of UTSA architecture students. The class of soon-to-be graduates are completing their professional practice curriculum, and as part of the class, they were able to tour the site during an exciting phase of the project’s construction. Click to Read More

    Vicki Yuan

    LF30: 1991-1992 El Tule

    Posted by on 5/12/14 at 12:00am

      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.
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    Heather Gayle Holdridge

    Resilience has become a popular topic in green building over the past few years, especially in the wake of recent natural disasters such as Superstorm Sandy.  The Resilient Design Institute (RDI) was recently formed by a group of dedicated professionals with long
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    Rand Pinson

    DIGITAL PINUP: PENNSYLVANIA FARMHOUSE

    Posted by on 5/6/14 at 12:15pm

      Located near the historic town center of Carversville, this Pennsylvania farmhouse takes a modern approach to the agricultural vernacular of the region. A simple palette of wood and metal-clad gables and sheds are arranged with strong connections to the landscape and create a variety of social spaces, both indoors and out. Click to Read More

    sierrahaight

    BETTER KNOW AN LF’ER: TY REECE

    Posted by on 5/6/14 at 11:06am

    So when Ty-Reece interviewed for the job, there was— and in some cases remains— some confusion regarding his name: was it Ty Reece or Tyreece?  In the end it didn’t really matter because if you say it fast enough no one will know the difference. What we did know Click to Read More

    Grace Boudewyns

    LF30: 1990 Carraro Residence

    Posted by on 5/1/14 at 03:23pm

    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