Architects: Adjaye Associates
- Area: 14000 ft²
- Year: 2019
Professionals: Guy Nordenson and Associates, Elstner Associates, Whiting-Turner, Tillotson Design Associates, WSP, +3
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Ruby City Contemporary Art Center / Adjaye Associates
The Soto Office Building / Lake|Flato Architects + BOKA Powell
Architects: BOKA Powell, Lake|Flato Architects
- Area: 11000 m²
- Year: 2020
Manufacturers: HASSLACHER NORICA TIMBER, StructureCraft, Tremco, Oldcastle APG, Arriscraft, +14
Nonosi House / Inverse Project
Architects: Inverse Project
- Area: 300 m²
- Year: 2018
Manufacturers: Exterior door hardware, Hunter Douglas, Metal Roof & Green Roof, Solar Hot Water, Trimble, +1
Confluence Park / Lake|Flato Architects + Matsys Design
Architects: Lake|Flato Architects, Matsys Design
- Area: 900 ft²
- Year: 2018
Manufacturers: Tremco, Lumenpulse, Kreysler & Associates, Mission Solar, Prosoco
Professionals: SpawGlass, CNG Engineering, Rialto Studio, Inc.
Lobster House / Martín Dulanto Arquitecto
David Adjaye's Ruby City Set to Open in San Antonio
Sir David Adjaye's Ruby City art center is set to open to the public this October in San Antonio, Texas. Home to the growing Linda Pace Foundation permanent collection, the building is designed by Adjaye Associates in collaboration with Alamo Architects. Brought to life twelve years after the building was first imagined by Linda Pace, the 14,000 square-foot art center is dedicated to providing a space for the city’s creative community works with works by both local and international artists.
Tobin Center for the Performing Arts / LMN + Marmon Mok
Architects: LMN, Marmon Mok
- Area: 183000 ft²
- Year: 2014
Manufacturers: Woodwright Flooring, Alamo Concrete, Gala Systems, Hirschfeld Industries Company, KM Fabrics, +4
San Antonio Tobin Center for the Performing Arts Wins Global Award for Excellence
Seattle-based firm LMN Architects have won an Urban Land Institute (ULI) Global Award for Excellence for its Tobin Center for the Performing Arts in San Antonio, Texas.
“Designed by LMN Architects in partnership with executive architects Marmon Mok Architecture, the $150 million expansion and renovation project embrace the multi-faceted cultural identity of the city with a distinctive tapestry of form, materiality, light, and landscape" stated Mark Reddington, FAIA, lead designer and partner at LMN Architects.
Completed in 2014, the project incorporates a metallic veil that wraps program elements in programmable LED lighting, in order to create a variable play of light on the city’s skyline.
MARC FORNES/THEVERYMANY Design "Spineway" in San Antonio
MARC FORNES/THEVERYMANY has unveiled “Spineway”, a permanent public artwork commissioned by the City of San Antonio in Woodlawn Lake Park. Calling to mind the midcentury marvels of Alexander Calder or Mark di Suvero, Spineway has been digitally fabricated with custom computational protocols of structural form-finding and descriptive geometry. As with past projects by MARC FORNES/THEVERYMANY the studio posits, “Spineway is consistent with the studio's approach of exploring structural performance while catalyzing public places through dynamic and unique spatial experiences.”
David Adjaye Designs "Ruby City" for Linda Pace Foundation in San Antonio
The Linda Pace Foundation has unveiled plans for a new building designed by Adjaye Associates. Planned to open in San Antonio, Texas in 2018, "Ruby City" will house the Foundation's growing collection of contemporary art. The two-story structure, clad in "crimson-hued panels of precast concrete with glass aggregate," will be distinct with its "dramatic rooftop of sloping angles and skylights that rise to varying heights and echo cut-away spaces at the building’s base."
Obama Awards Everett Fly with National Humanities Medal
US President Barack Obama has awarded San Antonio architect and landscape architect Everett Fly with the 2014 National Humanities Medal. Harvard GSD's first African-American graduate, Fly is being recognized for his work in "preserving the integrity of African-American places and landmarks."
Hughes Warehouse Adaptive Reuse / Overland Partners
Architects: Overland Partners
- Area: 22800 ft²
- Year: 2012
Robert J. and Helen C. Kelberg South Texas Heritage Center / Ford, Powell & Carson
Architects: Ford, Powell & Carson
- Area: 20570 m²
- Year: 2012
Professionals: Allison Chambers, Available Lighting, Danysh & Associates, Dixie Watkins, III & Associates, +3
1221 Broadway / Lake|Flato Architects
Architects: Lake|Flato Architects
- Year: 2011
Professionals: CF Jordan Construction, Giles Design Inc., Kudela & Weinheimer
TEX-FAB 3.0 Conference
Taking place at the University of Texas San Antonio College of Architecture April 13-15, the TEX-FAB 3.0 Conference will include a series of workshops as part of the international digital fabrication competition. Conducted by leading practitioners in the field of digital fabrication, the workshop is comprised on four distinct sequences that begin with basic skill building and progress until a broad understanding of the topics presented is achieved. For more information, please visit here.
CAMPstreet / CHRISpark / Poteet Architects
Architects: CHRISpark / Poteet Architects
- Area: 88000 m²
Linda Pace Foundation Offices / Poteet Architects
Architects: Poteet Architects
- Area: 2500 ft²