February 2015 - Eckxstudio for Modern Architecture

10 Under 10 Winner!

I entered the 2015 AIA Dallas' 10 Under 10 competition and found out this week I was selected as one of the winners!  The competition is hosted by the AIA Dallas Young Architects Forum (YAF) for architects licensed 10 years or less.  I'm happy to have been selected as one of the winners, and am [...]

By |2017-12-17T10:05:50+00:00February 20th, 2015|Architecture, Fun for Architects, Competitions|0 Comments

Seismic Coffee Table – Part 2

I wrapped up Design Development on the Seismic/Coffee\Table and through discussions with the clients ended up modifying the wood coffee table design just a bit to suit the clients' needs.  The previous post "Modern Coffee Table" examined my design origins and presented two options - one in aluminum and the other in wood.  You can see that [...]

By |2017-12-17T10:05:50+00:00February 11th, 2015|Architecture, The Design Process, Custom Furniture|0 Comments

2015 Austin Modern Home Tour Visit

This past weekend I attended the 2015 Austin Modern Home Tour.  The weather couldn't have been better for early February and I toured many of the available houses with family and some enthusiastic friends.  Note - if you're going to go on a home tour and haven't done so before, allow me to give you [...]

By |2017-12-17T10:05:51+00:00February 9th, 2015|Architecture, Inspiration, Home Tour, Fun for Architects|0 Comments

Modern Coffee Table

I was recently commissioned to design and build a unique, modern coffee table for a husband & wife client.  They searched the internet and local furniture showrooms without finding something that speaks to their tastes and space, and we randomly struck up a conversation about how it can be difficult to find the ideal piece. [...]

By |2017-12-17T10:05:51+00:00February 5th, 2015|Architecture, Inspiration, The Design Process, New Products|0 Comments