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Kevin Sloan receives distinction of Honorary AIA

March, 2016

Kevin Sloan has been conferred Honorary AIA Dallas. According to the AIA, Honorary Memberships are granted to esteemed individuals who have rendered extraordinary and valuable service within the Dallas area, and have conspicuously upheld the AIA’s aims. Kevin and other 2015 AIA Dallas Community Honors recipients will be recognized at CELEBRATE ARCHITECTURE, a special awards event, on Wednesday, March 23, 2016.

McDermott-Cook Residence wins 2016 Texas ASLA Merrit Award

March, 2016
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Branch Waters Urbanism Article

December, 2015

Kevin Sloan's article regarding the Branch Water Network is featured on The Nature of Cities website, titled "Branch Waters Urbanism: A Concept of Landscape That Organizes the Chaos of “Jungle Cities”." Follow the link below to the details of the article.

The Nature of Cities

Why is modern architecture hard to get right?

December, 2015

In a recent e-mail exchange with architect Alan Chimacoff in Princeton, the topic, "Why Modern Architecture is difficult to get right" is discussed. Follow the link below to the Kevin Sloan Studio Blog to see Alan's insightful and compelling response.

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Urban Reserve in DWELL Magzine

April, 2015

On Sunday, April 12, from 3:00-5:00pm in Dallas, Kevin Sloan, ASLA, M.Arch of Kevin Sloan Studio, with Robert Mechfessel, FAIA, DSGN Associates will discuss The Dallas Urban Reserve.

Exclusive Tours of Private Texas Gardens

Arlington 100 block

February, 2015

Kevin Sloan Studio is developing the urban design for an urban housing block near the University of Texas-Arlington and adjacent to a new library and Council Chamber project at Arlington City Hall.

Waterside Fort Worth

February, 2015

Located on the Fort Worth Trinity River, two urban housing blocks frame a public river green. The landscape architecture for the urban courtyard will utilize a new European pool coping that will produce a 60’ x 60’ square pool with a continuous negative edge.

The Airfield Falls Conservation Park – Fort Worth

February, 2015

Construction on the Airfield Falls Conservation Park in Fort Worth continues towards a May opening. The steel shade pavilion is ready to be painted Air Force White, with the progress on erecting the historic jet display.

Carrolton Town Square

February, 2015

The construction contract was awarded to transform the existing parking lot of historic Carrolton into a Town Square Park. The existing architecture of the square is unchanged from when it was founded and established before the era of the motor car in 1903. Bids are opening mid January with construction to follow closely thereafter.

Florence and Fair Park

February, 2015

Kevin Sloan’s ARCH 3553 design studio at UTA explored the problem of modern architecture on three sites in Florence, Italy and a set of exhibition pavilions in Dallas Fair Park that explored the potential of an American Biennale Park. The final jury was held at Kevin Sloan Studio’s Dallas office Mark Lamster, Architecture Critic of the Dallas Morning News, Max Levy, FAIA, Todd Hamilton, AIA / UTA School of Architecture, Bill Booziotis, AIA, Peter Brown, AIA, Jess Galloway AIA and Ting Lun of Kevin Sloan Studio, participating.

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