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GET INSPIRED – AIA Film Challenge

Houston’s Emancipation Park was founded in 1872 by four formerly enslaved people. As the oldest public park in Texas and the site of the state’s first Juneteenth celebration, it has long been a point of pride for Houstonians. A redesign led by the late Phil Freelon, FAIA, of Perkins+Will has helped spark a renaissance of the surrounding neighborhood.  

2022 COTE® Top Ten Awards

The COTE® Top Ten Awards is the industry’s best-known awards program for sustainable design excellence. Each year, 10 innovative projects earn the prize for setting the standard in design and sustainability. See more…

Trahan Architects Wins AIA National Award

Trahan Architects announced that it has received the 2021 Interior Architecture Award for the Coca-Cola Stage at the Alliance Theatre presented by the National Chapter of the American Institute of Architects (AIA). Says the AIA, “At the heart of a celebrated arts center campus in Atlanta, the Coca-Cola Stage at the Alliance Theatre has been transformed, demonstrating what is possible when a multi-disciplinary team works in concert.”

WHLC | Architecture Growing Bigger and Better Than Ever

For the last 40 years, we’ve brought positive impact and change to communities across the Gulf South through our signature, award winning architecture services. As the industry has grown and changed, we’ve grown right along with it. In that continued vein of growth and transformation, we’re happy to announce the expansion of WHLC through the addition of three new partners in the form of tenured WHLC architects.


Neal Johnson, AIA, RRO, owner and President of Neal Johnson LLC began his second of a two-year term on the International Institute of Building Enclosure Consultants (IIBEC) Board of Directors.  He serves as a Regional Director of Region IV (Louisiana). IIBEC is an international association of professionals who specialize in roofing, waterproofing and exterior wall specification and design.  With current membership exceeding 3,600, members offer unbiased design, repair planning, quality assurance observance, legal testimony and general roofing and other building enclosure management services. IIBEC’s Consultant … Continue reading NEAL JOHNSON, RRO, AIA SERVES ON IIBEC BOARD OF DIRECTORS

Campo Architects Shortlisted for Female Frontier Award

  As we celebrate Women in Construction Week and Women’s History Month,  we are thrilled to announce that Campo Architects has been shortlisted as “Team of the Year” among the 2021 Female Frontier Awards: Powered by World Architecture News. Congratulations to our sensational team! Studio Director Miriam Salas, AIA, LEED AP led the multi-disciplinary team for the JW Marriott Savannah Plant Riverside District Power Plant Hotel. Along with Project Architect Janina Scalfano, AIA and Job Captain Katherine Mason, this female-led team forged an empowering legacy for women in … Continue reading Campo Architects Shortlisted for Female Frontier Award

Business Insider – ‘Movable Green Walls’

How an architecture firm designed its office to make its workers healthier and more collaborative, with movable ‘green walls’ and air quality control Following is a transcript of a Business Insider video. Commute times are up, and face-to-face interactions are down. The average American worker spends about a third of their waking life in the office. So how do you design a space where people actually want to come to work? M Moser, a global architecture firm founded in Hong Kong, designs offices that foster … Continue reading Business Insider – ‘Movable Green Walls’


NEW ORLEANS FIRM ESKEWDUMEZRIPPLE RANKED #16 IN 2019 ARCHITECT 50, A NATIONWIDE RANKING OF ARCHITECTURE FIRMS PUBLISHED BY ARCHITECT MAGAZINE EskewDumezRipple, an award-winning architecture, interiors, and urban design firm, is pleased to announce recognition in this year’s ARCHITECT 50. The firm placed 16th overall in a nationwide ranking of exemplary architectural practices. Sponsored by Architect Magazine and designed to represent a well-rounded definition of success, the criteria for inclusion comprise an important set of metrics for every architectural practice: profitability, sustainability, and design. As a … Continue reading ESKEWDUMEZRIPPLE RANKED #16 IN 2019 ARCHITECT 50