Texas Architect July/Aug 2008: Regional Response
Texas Architect is the official publication of the Texas Society of Architects, each edition features recently completed projects and other editorial content largely written by AIA members in Texas. That collective participation was the basis of Texas Architect’s recognition by the national AIA with a 2010 Institute Honor for Collaborative Achievement.
For a Texan, lessons from Australia’s outback resonate b y M e e t a Aw a s t h i M orr i so n “We all have to do ordinary things but to do ordinary things in extraordinary ways.” I heard Glenn Murcutt’s inspired words on my first evening of his Master Class Riversdale, in West Cambewarra, New South Wales, Australia. In July 2003, I had the good fortune to be part of the Master Class taught by Glenn Murcutt. I had admired Murcutt’s work published in books and magazines over the years and read a little 26 t e x a s a r c h i t e c t 7 / 8 2 0 0 8 Photos courtesy Lindsay Johnston, Architecture Foundation Australia (www.ozetecture.org); Meeta Morrison W O R K S H O P Learning from Glenn Murcutt