the sliding scale
Smaller projects mean more client interviews, thinner profit margins, and more jobs starting and stopping.
ra50: Shipley Architects
A resourceful inventiveness sets apart Dan Shipley's work.
Top Firm: Shipley Architects
A Dallas architect applies creativitiy and hands-on construction skills to projects large and small.
A Dallas LEED Platinum Home Sits Lightly on the Land
This 1,490-square-foot residence by Shipley Architects balances on a couple of steel beams, a few inches above the earth.
in the groove
Shipley Architects: MBCI's corrugated metal roofing and wall materials.
Shipley Architects: James Hardie Building Products' fiber cement siding.
Shipley Architects: DuroDesign's 100 percent postindustrial cork flooring.
guesthouse and party barn, hico, texas
“I'd like to have a party there,” said one juror. The others agreed, saying the simple, yet beautifully detailed, space “really sings.” Dan Shipley, FAIA, kept forms basic because he didn't want the addition to upstage the main
freezer panel walkout, eulogy, texas
Shipley Architects, Dallas. These homeowners, who travel frequently, wanted to see the stars from their bed. Dan Shipley, FAIA, the designer of their existing house, “encouraged them to be a little daring” in how they got their wish.