All posts by Allyn West

Mass Timber: RSA/RDA Fall 2016 Lecture Series

Four Corners pavilion. Courtesy: Ultramoderne.

Four Corners pavilion. Courtesy: Ultramoderne.

Climate change seems destined to skew the economics of building toward wood. Given its unique ability to store and sequester carbon out of the atmosphere, wood stands to become as prominent a building material in the next century as concrete was in the last. Read More

RDA To Honor Ric Campo at 30th Annual Gala

At its 30th annual gala, Saturday, November 12, 2016, RDA will honor Ric Campo, CEO of Camden Property Trust and former Chair of Houston First, as an exceptional patron of architecture and urban design. This year’s gala is titled Game Changer. Ric Campo: Putting Houston First. Read More