Ben Heimsath presents at 21st Annual Historic Preservation Symposium

February 19, 2020 by: Ben Heimsath

The Center for Heritage Conservation at Texas A&M hosted its 21st annual Historic Preservation Symposium on Feb. 14-15, 2020. With the theme of “Preservation in Practice,” Ben Heimsath presented the firm’s process of preservation featuring engagement with building users. Read More

Historic Preservation / Presentations

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

AMEN Food Pantry Project Presented

November 29, 2018 by: Ben Heimsath

The annual volunteer appreciation luncheon for AMEN Food Pantry featured a presentation by Ben Heimsath. The group has outgrown its converted residence and has been planning a new facility in a renovated warehouse owned by the City of La Grange. Board member Garry Schellberg introduced the project and explained how it was being developed in partnership with Heimsath Architects. Ben Heimsath noted ... Read More

Adaptive Re-use / Master Planning / Presentations

Career Day at Metz

May 24, 2018 by: Ben Heimsath

Heimsath Architects participated in the annual Metz Elementary Career Day. Students of all grade levels were introduced to possible careers in a wide range of fields from finance and high tech, to life safety and construction. Ben Heimsath talked about careers in architecture with 3rd and 4th grade classes. By far the most popular part of the presentation was a marshmallow construction challenge. ... Read More

Schools / Presentations / East Austin

Cornerstone Ceremony for Episcopal Church of the Good Shepherd

November 20, 2016 by: Ben Heimsath

With excitement and celebration, the Episcopal Church of the Good Shepherd held a Cornerstone and Commissioning Ceremony this morning in front of the new narthex addition. This last phase of construction culminates more than a decade and a half of planning, fundraising, and construction to finally realize the full vision of the congregation’s long-term master plan. Read More

Worship Spaces / Presentations

Cubs Cheering Section

October 31, 2016 by: Ben Heimsath

If you’ve dropped in to see us in the past few weeks, you may have noticed the office has its own cheering section for the Chicago Cubs. Kathryn Coffey admits to being a Rangers fan too, but nothing competes with the Cubs, especially this year. When her beloved Cubbies win Tuesday night and then prevail in game seven, we may have to fly the W flag out front! Read More

Presentations

Day- and Ground-breaking in Shiner

October 24, 2016 by: Kathryn Coffey

A glorious sunrise led us eastward toward Shiner, Texas on Sunday morning to celebrate with the congregation of United Evangelical Lutheran Dr. Martin Luther Church the next step in our shared vision. Read More

Presentations