Category Archive: Blog

Form Follows Fitness

We had a great turnout to the Form Follows Fitness 5k to benefit the Dallas Center for Architecture with 13 O'Brien employees running. Our superhero capes were a big hit and inspired us to keep running strong. Check out the photos below! ...

O’Brien Takes on Top Golf

A huge Shout Out to everyone who came out for Top Golf last night! It turns out O'Brien has some undiscovered talents - better start practicing for the Masters. Enjoy some pictures below: ...

Lake Highlands Town Center on the move!

Lake Highlands Town Center has been a project in the making for over 10 years. You can read more about our project and an interview with the property owner, Bill Rafkin with Cypress Real Estate Advisors, from the link below: ...

Happy Halloween!!

A Big Thanks for all the employees who participated in the Halloween Costume Contest! First Place went to Amador and Matt for the Beaker and Bunser Costume! Well done guys! ...

The Fountains at Farah
ICSC U.S. Design & Development Awards 2015 Finalist

Our project, The Fountains at Farah in El Paso, TX, was recently named a finalist for the 2015 ICSC U.S. Design & Development Awards! The category that we were nominated for was: Retail Projects Over 500,000 sq. ft. of Total Retail Space. We were able to work with a great team in Centergy Retail and EMJ Construction. Read more about our project here and from the links below. ...

CANstruction 2015 State Fair of Texas WINNER: Best Use of Labels

This year O’Brien Architects, Hill & Wilkinson, and Henderson Engineers collaborated on the sculpture for the 2015 State Fair of Texas CANstruction competition. The theme this year for CANstruction was “Passport to End Hunger” and what better way to address this theme with our “Stamp With A Heart” sculpture. The sculpture is made of 13,000 plus cans that contain a variety of...

ON – Third Quarter 2015 Issue

Check out the latest release of our redesigned newsletter! It features many updates and insights from the O'Brien family. You can view the newsletter below or by following this link.  ...