December 14, 2016

2016: Year in Review

What an amazing year! In 2016, dwg. was honored to work on incredible new projects all over the world, we added several new staff members, won awards and gave back to the community. We also launched […]
November 28, 2016

dwg. designs landscape for new SXSW headquarters

dwg. is proud to be part of the exceptional team working on the new, sustainable headquarters for SXSW. South by Southwest Conference & Festivals announced a new home, breaking ground in the summer of 2017 at […]
November 21, 2016

fairmont austin tops out

dwg. enjoyed celebrating the topping out of Fairmont Austin at the ceremony and party on Friday, November 18. The 37-story luxury hotel, located at Red River and Cesar Chavez, is set to open on August 9, […]
November 16, 2016

artbash 2016

dwg. was proud to serve as a sponsor for the 2106 Art Alliance Austin Artbash on November 11. The party was held at the Pershing, a private members club on East 5th street that dwg. designed […]
October 25, 2016

the transforming landscape of urban design in austin

Written by Daniel Woodroffe As Austin continues to rapidly transform from it’s former alternative college town persona into a highly populated, world-recognized urban destination, the role and culture of our downtown has shifted. We are growing […]
October 12, 2016

austin design week

Daniel has been privileged to serve on the Advisory Council for the inaugural Austin Design Week, which will be kicking off the week of November 7-11. He and the broad range of other designers who made up […]
October 6, 2016

dwg. + NLand

Several years ago, a meeting took place in the dwg. conference room with a group of visionaries that had a dream to create a project unlike anything we had ever seen before.  The conversation centered around taking […]
October 4, 2016

Nland opens friday!

The long awaited opening of NLand is set for this Friday, October 7! We are delighted to be the landscape architect for this exceptional, innovative project and we are thrilled that the world will now have […]
September 30, 2016

daniel and dwg. featured on Modern Austin

Daniel was interviewed by Georgina O’Hara Callan of Modern Austin for a feature on his work and what dwg. is all about. ‘When asked to define his firm he says, ‘we think of ourselves as scrappy, nimble, […]
September 14, 2016

fairmont austin unveils canopy walk

FROM THE AUSTIN AMERICAN STATESMAN, September 16, 2016 CLICK HERE for original article The developer of the Fairmont hotel in downtown Austin unveiled the design of a $6 million pedestrian bridge that will connect the hotel […]
September 1, 2016

experiencing design environments

By Reed Aren, landscape intern Possibly the most important concept I have learned over the past few years is that the majority of people become bi-products of their environments. They often succumb emotionally to the experience […]
August 31, 2016

san antonio’s build your own broadway

Earlier this year, Centro San Antonio, The Rivard Report, Overland Partners, and our neighbors in San Antonio put out a call for entries for the (B)uild (Y)our (O)wn (B)roadway competition, and dwg. decided to answer that […]
August 18, 2016

austin design week: november 7-11

Save the date! Austin’s first ever Design Week is scheduled for November 7 through 11. We are thrilled to be a part of this incredible inaugural event for our city, as Daniel is serving on the […]
August 16, 2016

new mural in the neighborhood

A new public art project is in progress at the north end of Congress Avenue, just across the street from the dwg. studio. The Downtown Austin Alliance, in partnership with Art Alliance Austin, commissioned international, Austin-based mural […]
August 9, 2016

congress avenue pocket patios

dwg. just finished up a photo shoot of our two completed pocket patios, both located on Congress Avenue. The pocket patio at Royal Blue Grocery, between 6th Street and 7th Street on Congress Avenue was the […]
July 26, 2016

watering holes!

Written by Lauren Ko, Landscape Designer Texas summers can be brutal with the scorching temperatures and high humidity. The only solution to endure these extreme summers is to cool off at a refreshing, scenic, natural watering […]