Architecture

Galleria’s sleek style set new trend for shopping, living

By Erin Mulvaney and the Houston Chronicle The sparkling mecca of retail and more attracts roughly 30 million visitors a year to its shops and hotels. It reshaped the entire southwest corner of the city into a second downtown and inspired how shopping malls and mixed-use projects were developed in the following decades.   But before the Galleria was born in…read more →

It’s official, finally: By year’s end, Valley View Center will be torn down for Dallas Midtown

Article by @RobertWilonsky and Dallas Morning News With a single, simple vote of the Dallas City Council, Wednesday marked the official beginning of the end of Valley View Center. Related Come year’s end, said developer Scott Beck afterward, the wrecking balls and excavators will begin erasing the once-thriving mall built in 1973 at the corner of LBJ Freeway and Preston Road. The…read more →