Set to open this spring, CoHousing Houston is almost sold out. Its founders hope to build a community where Texans feel supported by their neighbors.
There’s a lot more to Fair Park than Big Tex. It’s also a rare monument to art deco architecture and a battleground for the civil rights movement.
Frank Lloyd Wright Built Just One Freestanding Theater in His Lifetime. Dallas Has Let It Fall Into Disrepair.
The Kalita Humphreys Theater was built by arguably the most famous American architect of the twentieth century. It’s now a shell of its former self, and the city can’t decide how—or if—it’ll restore it.
The Como Motel, where Candy Montgomery famously met up with Allan Gore, has recently been sold. Locals are organizing to ensure it doesn’t end up as a parking lot.
Here’s how to get a peek inside the glitziest, most charming homes in the state, all while helping raise money for preservation efforts.
These small-town churches, built in the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries, commissioned artists to re-create the grandeur of European cathedrals in the Lone Star State.
Archaeology and architecture groups banded together to bring a mudhif, a town hall for the Marsh Arab tribe of Iraq, to Rice University.
When four NASA technicians decided to swap large-scale missions to space for small-batch experimental beers, they wanted a brewery taproom that reflected their shared history of working in the space industry. The result, True Anomaly Brewing, in Houston’s East Downtown, is a “launchpad for fermented
A major exterior improvement project for the UT art museum builds excitement, but old cracks show.
Behind the run-down exteriors of these concrete houses lies the story of an East Texas innovator and his one-of-a-kind machine.
The late art collector and philanthropist from San Antonio transformed a unique space in a historic building where art gallery meets home.
Why the Kimbell Art Museum, in Fort Worth, changed the state’s art world—and architectural ambitions—forever.
Forget the trendy emphasis on so-called authentic neighborhoods and instead focus on the magnificent art and architecture of this bustling world capital.
With a goal of fostering intergenerational connection, the Alief Neighborhood Center is a new model for what a community center can be.
The humble material has long been used to build homes in the desert. But working with adobe isn’t so simple anymore.
Craft beer, live music, and small businesses breathe new life into Old Taylor High, a repurposed school building from 1923.
Once known for its distinct lean, the former home of the Liberty Bar underwent a painstaking, eight-year renovation process and will soon become Carriqui at the Pearl district.
The restaurant, which will seat almost four hundred diners, is built around a historic building that was painstakingly preserved and updated.
The late San Antonio philanthropist’s two-story condo, once a social hub of the art world, is the ultimate blank canvas.
The writer’s home, which is partly buried deep in the earth, integrates with nature just a few miles from downtown Austin.
The late sculptor Robert Bruno's unfinished home—a Lubbock-area landmark—is becoming a vacation rental. His friends are distressed.
Houston-area couple Stacee Lynn and Oliver Bell are helping to revolutionize steel construction with their tricked-out and stylish barndominiums.
Offering respite to seekers of any faith, the cultural center on Allen Parkway will also have a cafe, black box theater, and social halls.
A sign of the times on a showstopping Hill Country peak.
The postmodern food movement and the principles of the late Texan architect Charles Moore teach us to get curious about what we eat.
Landscape designer James Burnett shares how to plant a backyard oasis for any weather.
A new book explores the recent work and landscape-driven philosophy of the esteemed San Antonio architecture firm.
Plus: a trip to Ruby City and a podcast that will spice up your weeknights.
What I found when I finally stepped inside Houston's enigmatic, $4.3 million "Darth Vader House" was like nothing I could have imagined.
John S. Chase’s Extraordinary Modernist Home Helped Shape Houston’s Political and Architectural History
The trailblazing architect designed, among many other buildings, a fabulous house where he and his family hosted the likes of Muhammad Ali and Ann Richards.
For a cool $8 million, it could be yours.
Plus, some very good dog discourse, the newly reopened Rothko chapel, and ‘All Roads to Pearla.’
The ModTexas archive of architectural treasures across Texas serves as a reminder to appreciate the delightful details all around us.
For Years, an East Texas Carpenter Has Been Building a Gothic Contraption of Decks and Spikes in a Historic Square
Not everyone in San Augustine is on board for local artist Gary Brewer's perplexing project, which is three stories high and counting.
The online sensation was a living symbol of at least one of these things.
Years after the late Linda Pace first shared her vision with rockstar architect Sir David Adjaye, the art museum is set to open in October.
The quintessential Austin filmmaker discusses taking an unadaptable book from page to screen.
The 81,000-square-foot office space is part of H-E-B’s reimagining of itself as a technology company.
After a decade-long effort, developers says they’ve secured the funding they need for a $65 million, three-year renovation.
Every weekend this spring, homeowners are opening their doors to display new builds, restorations, and updated manors.
First of all, it memorializes a parking garage.
Ruby City, Adjaye’s first building in Texas, is the vision of the late Linda Pace, and will house her personal collection.
For the Dallas CEO, sacred space takes on a new meaning in her home, which was once a church.
The $40 million building is the most significant addition to the Menil campus in decades.
Known for photographing the best Texas homes, Casey Dunn was inspired by the west for his own abode.
If you’ve got $6 million and a hankering to live in luxury, YOLO.
The Central Library is one of five finalists out of 35 libraries nominated from around the world.
Looks like Solange’s seat at the table may have a minimalist aesthetic.
Neighboring Allen is in good company.
Texans are no strangers to long drives. Whether cruising from Mission to South Padre Island to spot great kiskadees, from Turkey to Lubbock while blasting Waylon Jennings, or catching the remote vistas from Marfa to Chinati Hot Springs, Texans often get to