Sustainable Design News


News and updates from The University of Texas at Austin School of Architecture's Sustainable Design Program.

SXSW 2024 graphic with colorful blocks and geometric designs

SOA at SXSW 2024

March 1, 2024
"Muslin-draped bathing houses float at the foot of gardens, and the limpid little stream is in high favor as a refuge during the heated term." Frank H. Taylor, "A Journey through Texas," Harper's New Monthly Magazine, October 1879.

Water in Cities

November 20, 2023
UT Tower reflected in the Turtle Pond

Celebrate Earth Day 2023

April 20, 2023
SXSW 2023 graphic


February 24, 2023
Shadows from large oak trees are seen on the ground in front of Sutton Hall

Celebrate Earth Day 2022

April 19, 2022
Katie and her wife Lauren on their honeymoon in Banff

Q&A with Alumna Katie Coyne

December 17, 2020
Group One

Light + Sustainable Design

September 7, 2017
detial of the Living Wall

Visit the Living Wall!

April 25, 2016
"Under the Roof" Team design concept for UT-TUM SolarD entry.

Solar Decathlon 2015

September 19, 2014