Texas Architect Sept/Oct 2011: Design Awards
The September/October 2011 edition featured the Texas Society of Architects’ Design Awards. Jurors – Steve Dumez, FAIA; James Russell, FAIA; and David Salmela, FAIA – gave awards to: Arthouse by LTL Architects; Brockman Hall for Physics by Kieran Timberlake; Cabin on Flathead Creek by Andersson-Wise Architects; Rainwater Court by Dick Clark Architecture (with Architecture for Humanity); Sam Houston Tollway NE Toll Plaza by RdlR Architects; Singing Bell Ranch by Max Levy Architect; Sisters’ Retreat by Mell Lawrence Architects; and five projects by Lake/Flato Architects—Arizona State University Polytechnic Campus, Armstrong Oil & Gas, Brown Residence, Cutting Horse Ranch, and Full Goods Warehouse and Il Sogno. Other articles covered Fountain Place as winner of the 25-Year Award, Texas Accessibility Standards, Houston Mod, the North Texas Sustainability Showcase, Bob Borson’s “Life of an Architect” blog. Jim Atkins and Grant Simpson outlined roles as specified in AIA contract documents.
TEXAS ARCHITECT 9 / 10 2 011 94 S FD S FD S FD FD S FD S FD S FD S FD S FD S FD TYPICAL LABORATORY FLOOR PLAN LAB SUPPORT OPEN LABORATORY OFFICE VERTICAL CIRCULATION CIRCULATION BUILDING INFRASTRUCTURE BUILDING SUPPORT Methodist Hospital Research Institute project Methodist Hospital Research Institute, Houston client Methodist Hospital architect WHR Architects with KPF and CO Architects design team David Watkins, FAIA; Peter Lotz, AIA; Jill Learner, FAIA; Michael Greene, AIA; Doug Hocking, AIA; Jill Bard, AIA; Cristobal Mayendia, AIA; David Tasman, AIA; Ken Phipps, Associate AIA; John Pitre, AIA; Jim Smith, AIA; Jan Madey, AIA; Radovan Alaupovic, AIA; Necia Bonner; Sylvie Bucci contractor D.E. Harvey Builders consultants Jacobs Facilities (program manger); Jacobs Consul- tancy (laboratory planner); Genesis Planning (lab/medical equip- ment planner); WHR Architects (interior design); Stanley Beaman & Sears (imaging suite interiors); Affiliated Engineers (MEP); Haynes Whaley Associates (structural); Ulrich Engineers (geotechnical); Walter P Moore (civil/parking); Kudela & Weinheimer (landscape); Sebesta Blomberg (commissioning); Rolf Jensen & Associates (code/ fire); Ambient Air Technologies (wind tunnel testing); Pivotal Light- ing Design (lighting); JEAcoustics (acoustical/vibration); Curtain Wall Design & Consulting (curtain wall); Persohn/Hahn Associates (elevator); DataCom Design Group (IT/AV/security); fd2s (graphics/ signage); Carlos Gonzalez Consulting (cyclotron vault/hot cells) photographer Joe Aker