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Project • By 5G Studio CollaborativeHotels

Virgin Hotels Dallas

The Virgin Hotel in the Dallas Design District sparks an energy and momentum for a new era of growth in Dallas. The dynamic design for the hotel creates a catalyst structure that captivates from the exterior and provides a completely unique and enlivening hospitality experience on the interior. The hotel embraces an artful design sensibility that celebrates Dallas’ vibrant arts and culture scene while creating a strong sense of place through natural textures and materials, hand-crafted elements, and touches of fun and whimsy. Virgin Hotels Dallas is an inviting premiere for the Virgin brand’s first location in the Southwestern United States, and the fourth location in the United States, following hotels in Chicago, New York, and... More
A huge pocketing multi-slide door leads to a wooden deck.
This floor-to-ceiling window wall and hinged door bathe the office in natural light.
Interesting angles and colors accentuate the home's outdoor living space.
The home's facade is one-third glass.

Project • By Western Window SystemsPrivate Houses

LEED Platinum modern home near Dallas

Huge glass meets a LEED Platinum modern home near DallasAcross the street from a greenbelt conservation area on the outskirts of Dallas sits a remarkable modern home designed by Paul Merrill and Yen Ong of 5G Studio Collaborative that truly blends in with its surroundings.Certified LEED Platinum (the highest residential rating possible), the 4,600-square-foot home is an energy-positive structure whose facade is fully one-third glass. In fact, says Merrill, during the day, the home can be illuminated using only natural light.“The Winnwood Residence really presented itself to the landscape,” says Merrill, principal at 5G Studio. “We wanted a minimal approach, and Western Window Systems helped us achieve that approach.”Huge banks of... More

Project • By Bodron+FruitPrivate Houses

Preston Hollow Residence

The Preston Hollow residence was designed for a couple seeking a new home for their growing art collection. Located on an unusually shaped lot of just over 1 acre in the Preston Hollow neighborhood of Dallas, the home is sited to maximize the views from the home and create a vanishing point to the horizon from the primary living spaces.These views are framed by a series of exterior and interior planes that allow the landscape to extend from exterior to interior. Located toward the back of the lot the house creates a courtyard of privacy with the lawn and pool terrace as the backdrop, and in doing so creates long views from the front of the home, creating the feeling of an expansive landscape. Buffered by the landscape on the sweeping edge o... More

Project • By OBJEKTⒸInternational Commercial Landscape


Forget about over-sized Texan hats, cow horns on car bumpers and cowboy boots. This is the new Dallas, keeping abreast with cultural trends. Here, on America’s culture strip, Pritzker prize winners were given the opportunity to indulge their architectural artistry: the ultimate manifestation of the ‘Patrons of the Arts’ concept, since the city’s distinguished inhabitants initiated and financed this entire project themselves. From Renzo Piano’s Nasher Sculpture Center to the Wyly Theater designed by Rem Koolhaas - every edifice is an accolade of architecture. The crowning touch is found at One Arts Plaza - a complex made up of restaurants on the ground floor and opulent apartments on the upper floors. More