HouMinn Practice, the architectural office of Marc Swackhamer (Architecture) and his Houston-based partner, Blair Satterfield, has won the Architect magazine R&D award. The award was given for the partnership's "Drape Wall/Cloak Wall" project.
The August issue of Architect magazine is the award issue and should be available in mid-August. Swackhamer and Satterfield appear on both the cover and the inside back cover of the issue and in the monthly Q&A feature. The two were also interviewed for a podcast, which will be published on the magazine's Web site.