Archive for July, 2012

Studio Balcones Travels: Summer Intern- Jessica Zarowitz- is Off to Study Parks in the Sky!

  Growing up on the east coast, I have always been interested in post-industrial landscapes and reclamation techniques.  With the success of the High Line – the Rails-to-Trails movement is certainly a hot topic, and I was recently awarded a grant to contrast and compare three abandoned railroad lines turned into parks: the Promenade Plantée in Paris, […]

Way to go NYC!

Ben Wiseman The Big Apple is setting a great example with its parks + public private partnerships. Check out this NY Times article. http://www.nytimes.com/2012/07/15/opinion/sunday/bruni-in-urban-parks-our-newly-lush-life.html?_r=3&ref=frankbruni

P. Terry’s in Westlake!

After a much needed social media break, we are back in action!  Here are some of our exciting updates from the first half of this summer. We finished our second P.Terry’s with Michael HSU Office of Architecture.  For this project, an old bank building in Westlake was re-imagined as a fabulous new restaurant space.    […]