Pfluger + Team Receives Safety Award for Southside High School

Houston, Texas – Pfluger Architects has received an Excellence in Safety, Award of Merit from the Texas & Louisiana Engineering News-Record for Southside High School, a 258,000 SF Career and Technology campus built for the Lafayette Parish School System in Lafayette, Louisiana. The project, with Pfluger as Architect, Abell + Crozier Architects as Lead Designer, and The Lemoine Company as General Contractor, was judged on factors that included the project’s overall safety program, OSHA recordable incident rates, lost-time accident rates, … Read more

Barkitecture Austin Preview!

Here’s a sneak peek of our project for the Barkitecture Austin! Come out for this amazing event and fundraiser at Fair Market on Sunday, October 28 @ 12-4PM! It will not disappoint.  This interview originally appeared on CBS Austin on 10/18/18, Original Story AUSTIN – Being in the dog house isn’t a bad thing for this event! Barkitecture Austin is back to show off some amazing mini architecture perfect for pets– and give back. Morgen Day, and one of the architects, Kelsey Snider … Read more

2018 Interior Design Trends

This past month two Pflugerites, Kai Hopkins and Amanda Garza, were lucky to attended the 50th Annual NeoCon Conference in Chicago, IL. Their trip was sponsored as part of their leadership roles in the International Interior Design Association (IIDA). Held every June at The Merchandise Mart, NeoCon “serves as the commercial interior design industry’s launch pad for innovation – offering ideas and introductions that shape the built environment today and into the future.”* Since we couldn’t all go (as much as … Read more

A Day in the Life of a Student at a School-of-Choice

What does a typical day look like for a student at San Antonio Independent School District? Robyn Popa, a Principal at Pfluger, shadowed an eighth-grade student at Rhodes Middle School to find out, and then reported back to our office in a “lunch and learn” presentation. Here’s what she learned: Rhodes is a “Technology & Media Internal Charter” school for SAISD, which means its students can choose to attend the campus (via an application process). The school follows a traditional … Read more

Austin ISD PAC Sustainability Dedication

Every once in a while, you have the opportunity to work on one of those “once-in-a-lifetime” projects. The Austin ISD Performing Arts Center is certainly one of them. Pfluger was proud to attend the sustainability dedication ceremony for the LEED Gold facility, which also received a 5-star rating from Austin Energy Green Building, the highest award available. The Austin ISD Performing Arts Center is a state of the art facility designed specifically to enhance the arts experience for each and every … Read more