St. John's Episcopal Church preservation & restoration

February 11, 2020 by: Li Tong

Heimsath Architects has recently completed the historic preservation project for St. John's Episcopal Church in Tallahassee, Florida. The work consisting of a major renovation program was developed from a master plan that completed in 2015. The preservation and restoration scope includes replacement of the roof, masonry restoration stained glass repair and protection, structural repairs, and ... Read More

Historic Preservation

Calvary Episcopal School Master Plan Kick-Off

February 04, 2020 by: Kathryn Coffey

Heimsath Architects joined with parishioners, parents, teachers and board members for an exciting kick-off community forum at Calvary Episcopal School in Bastrop, TX.   Saturday's weather cooperated and the groups were able to tour and assess their current facilities in glorious sunshine!  Many ideas about the new campus were shared and discussed in this first of two master plan events.  We look ... Read More

Design Process / Master Plan / Site Development / Schools / Religious Education / Master Planning / Presentations / Architecture

Medina Motor Court Renovation in Progress

January 29, 2020 by: Kathryn Coffey

The River Oaks motor court in Medina is currently undergoing some major renovation and restoration! The twelve long-neglected cabins are being lovingly brought back to life through the work of a dedicated owner, Big Rock Road Construction, Heimsath Architects and their consultants. The finishing touches are being added to Cabin #7 (known as the Listening Room) which features a space for music ... Read More

Adaptive Re-use / Historic Preservation / Preservation / Adaptive Reuse / Presentations / Architecture

Ben Heimsath to present at Historic Preservation Symposium

January 21, 2020 by: Ben Heimsath

"Preservation - Know Who Needs It!" That's the title of Ben Heimsath's session as a speaker Texas A&M’s Center for Heritage Conservation's Historic Preservation Symposium on Feb. 14-15, 2020. The annual symposium will be centered on the theme of "Preservation in Practice." Ben’s presentation, subtitled “Historic Preservation Process Based on Users’ Needs” will feature the importance of the users ... Read More

Historic Preservation / Presentations

Fayetteville Community Center & Performance Theater

January 14, 2020 by: Li Tong

Heimsath Architects was mentioned on the PaperCity Magazine September 2019 Houston as the architect for the Fayetteville Community Center & Performance Theater project. Check out page 144! The project involves restoration of a two-story historic E.J. Knesek Building in the Fayetteville Historic District (it was added to National Register in 2008) into a community center. The performance theater ... Read More

Oakwood Chapel "To Believe" Event is Part of East Austin Studio Tour

November 14, 2019 by: Ben Heimsath

Heimsath Architects is a proud sponsor of a unique video arts event during the East Austin Studio Tour. "To Believe" will give viewers an immersive experience celebrating the sounds and images of worship from four East Austin churches. The setting, the historic Oakwood Cemetery Chapel, is a non-sectarian church structure recently restored by the City of Austin. The "To Believe," installation is ... Read More

Master Plan Presentation for St. John Lutheran

September 04, 2019 by: Ben Heimsath

Congregation members gathered for a Town Hall meeting after services on Sunday, August 25 to review the recently completed Master Plan. After a light lunch, Pastor Waters welcomed everyone and began the session with prayer. Council President, Scott Kramer, reviewed the process of developing the master plan and shared some of the ministry goals behind the effort, including the consolidation of ... Read More

Master Planning / Church Architecture

Dedication for Cornerstone Baptist Church

August 28, 2019 by: Ben Heimsath

  Cornerstone Baptist Church held an open house and ribbon cutting to dedicate their new sanctuary. The new facility was planned for the growing congregation to provide a modern space for worship. The building and church tower have become an instant landmark on FM 484 in Harker Heights. Eric MacInerney has guided the project from the early master planning stages. He attended the celebration and ... Read More

Church Design & Construction / Church Site Development / Religious / Church Architecture

An architect's getaway

March 27, 2019 by: Pallavi Bakre

Heimsath Architects is always keen on informing their clients about the amazing architecture around them. Pallavi Bakre recently visited Dallas and Fort Worth with her other architect friends to explore some celebrated buildings by noted architects around these areas. Read More

Woodlawn Steeple Featured in Year-End Postcard

January 02, 2019 by: Ben Heimsath

Season's Greetings, Merry Christmas, & Happy New Year!  Read More

Church Renovations & Additions / Featured Projects / Religious / Church Architecture / Austin Churches