February 5, 2018

AIA leadership collective kick-off

Written by Mindy Cooper January 26-27 was the inaugural session of AIA Austin’s Leadership Collective.  As a member of the planning committee,  I had the honor of being involved in this kick-off event with the 20 […]
February 1, 2018

daniel wins SMPS community service award

During the third annual SMPS Austin Black + White Bash on January 25, Daniel was awarded with the Community Service award for his efforts in 2017. The Community Service Award recognizes an individual of the Austin A/E/C […]
January 9, 2018

daniel nominated for SMPS community service award

Daniel has been nominated for the SMPS Community Service Award. These awards serve to recognize outstanding members of the Austin architecture, engineering, and construction (A/E/C) community. The finalists were nominated by their peers and winners will be […]
December 15, 2017

2017: year in review

What a year! We have had an amazing 2017 and there is so much for our firm to celebrate. 2017 was marked by growth and strategy and true honing of our firm. Many of our staff […]
November 30, 2017

daniel participates in atlantic forum

On Tuesday, November 28, Daniel participated as a panelist for the Atlantic Live Business of Green Forum, held at 3Ten at ACL. The Atlantic gathered leaders from across industry, experts and consumers alike, to explore the way business […]
November 17, 2017

dwg. honored by purdue university

dwg. was recently named by the Purdue landscape architecture faculty as the recipient of this year’s Professional Appreciation Award.  Each year the faculty selects one firm for recognition;  a firm whose outstanding accomplishments, contributions to the […]
November 14, 2017

daniel appointed to AIA board of directors

Daniel Woodroffe has officially been appointed to the 2018 AIA Austin Board of Directors. The membership voted to approve his appointment Tuesday, November 14 at the Annual Meeting and Luncheon Speaker Series. Daniel has been appointed […]
November 9, 2017

creekshow runs november 10-18

dwg. is exhibiting Night Garden at this year’s Creekshow, alongside five other installations. We have been installing the piece throughout the week and we are delighted to share it with the community every night after sundown […]
November 3, 2017

republic square grand opening

On November 1st, community leaders, supporters, partners, and neighbors gathered under the Auction Oaks to celebrate the recent opening of Republic Square. This new vibrant, green space was made possible by a partnership between the Austin […]
October 30, 2017

dwg. fall strategic planning

Last Friday, dwg. participated in the latest installment of our firm’s Strategic Planning. Building upon our annual planning meetings, and on the 2017 Principal’s Retreat, last week’s Strategic Planning Session allowed the staff an opportunity to […]
October 26, 2017

best hotels in texas + dwg.

Two dwg. projects have landed on the Conde Nast Traveler Readers Choice list for Best Hotels in Texas. Hotel Van Zandt, a Kimpton hotel in downtown Austin landed the top spot and The Gage Hotel, a […]
October 23, 2017

dwg. exhibiting at creek show 2017

dwg. is delighted to be exhibiting our work Night Garden at this year’s Creekshow, alongside five other installations. Creek Show 2017 will be held each night from sundown to 10pm, November 10 – 18. Presented by […]
October 19, 2017

dwg. portfolio growing in san antonio

dwg. is proud to announce our involvement as the landscape architect for the TRTF adaptive reuse of the Merchant Building on the east side of San Antonio. The resulting mixed-use campus will create an integrated live, work, […]
September 22, 2017

waterloo park groundbreaking

On Wednesday, September 20, Waller Creek Conservancy, in partnership with the City of Austin, celebrated the official groundbreaking of the Waller Creek project at Waterloo Park. The Waller Creek project is a chain of urban parks […]
September 20, 2017

park(ing) day 2017 success

The 2017 PARK(ing) Day event was held on Friday, September 15. Austin boasted seven different parking spot transformations throughout downtown, conceptualized and implemented by landscape architects, architects and a variety of other tactical urbanism advocates. Volunteers […]
September 8, 2017

park(ing) day 2017

PARK(ing) Day is an annual, open-source, global event where artists, designers, and activists transform parking spots into PARK(ing) Spaces: temporary public parks . These spaces are reinvented to generate public engagement and critical dialogue on the […]