Towers — "The Chicago Architects Behind Downtown Austin’s Rising Skyline"

"As you might imagine, most tall buildings in and around downtown Austin are designed by architects from Texas. But looking at projects either planned or under construction in the central city, you’ll notice Chicago pops up a lot — not exactly a close neighbor, but as a hotspot for architecture (and towers in particular) it seems the Windy City’s helping steer the ship around here more than you might imagine. . . .

This last item isn’t a tower project, but we’d feel bad not giving mad props to Chicago design firm Studio Gang for its 2018 plan to adapt the former intake facility for the Seaholm Power Plant on the shores of Lady Bird Lake into a venue and community park space."

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Austin American-Statesman — “Report Envisions Seaholm Facility as Home to Concerts, Kayaks and More”

The Austin American-Statesman highlights Studio Gang’s concept study for the city’s Seaholm waterfront.

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CultureMap Austin — “New Waterfront Development Unveiled for Austin’s Seaholm District”

CultureMap Austin — “New Waterfront Development Unveiled for Austin’s Seaholm District”

“A historic facility on Lady Bird Lake is getting the attention it deserves.”