Category Archive: Visualization

The Star

The Star is a revolutionary, first-of-its-kind project, integrating Dallas Cowboys corporate headquarters and practice fields into a 91 acre destination that includes an entertainment district of restaurants and shops, an event center, a hotel, a medical center, leased office space, and more. Chosen for proven master planning and mixed use success, O’Brien has been charged with developing...

Legacy VII

With a fast track timeline, we used our knowledge of tilt-wall construction to efficiently design and create this building. The Legacy VII office building in Plano is defined by contemporary architecture with a pristine, white painted tilt-wall exterior, aluminum awnings, expansive glass, and a large curved canopy at the main entry. The interior mirrors the exterior’s simplicity with...

Crystal Springs

Along the banks of the Trinity River in Fort Worth, this historical site is credited as the birthplace of western swing music. Crystal Springs honors this heritage with a mixed use entertainment complex offering commanding views of the river. The restaurant and retail area will feature wharf industrial architecture, raised on piers above the flood plain, with a ground level featuring decks...

Rayzor Ranch Town Center

Located in the thriving North Texas college town of Denton, Rayzor Ranch is a 410 acre master planned community encompassing retail, residential, hotel, office, medical, parks, and entertainment. O’Brien is providing services for the Rayzor Ranch Town Center, a 650,000 square foot retail destination with an open air design inspired by historic Texas urban architecture. When complete, it will...

Project Feature: The Star

The Dallas Cowboys will soon have a new home at The Star in Frisco, Texas. The 90 acre development along the Dallas North Tollway will be anchored by the Dallas Cowboys World Headquarters, featuring a 12,000 seat multi-use indoor event center, two outdoor practice fields, and the Cowboys’ head offices. The event center will be used by the Cowboys, the City of Frisco, and Frisco ISD, and also for...

Cypress Waters Retail

Centrally located in the DFW Metroplex, Cypress Waters is a master planned community featuring office, retail, restaurant, and multifamily residential, with a lake serving as the visual and recreational focal point. O’Brien set the architectural tone for this live, work, and play neighborhood with an iconic, modern office and retail building prominently placed at the main entrance to...

Irving Music Factory

Drawing inspiration from the nearby Irving Convention Center, O’Brien designed an entertainment center that would seamlessly fit into the proposed site. Using brick, perforated panels, and a mixture of super graphics, an environment was conceived to house a large indoor/outdoor performance hall along with an attached retail component. Smaller, outdoor performing stages scattered within the retail...

Cole Ranch

Cole Ranch encompasses what was once a thriving cattle ranch into a master planned community that honors the location’s rich history – the original homestead remains as an anchor for the development. An ideal location for living, it comprises more than 3,000 acres of commercial, civic, entertainment, and single family properties. The neighborhoods are linked together by roads, hike...