Portrait of a GFFer: Sydney the Womble Studio Wombat

Meet Sydney, the mascot/newest member of the Womble Studio! She came to GFF this year all the way from Australia where she was born and raised. After studying Burrow Construction Sciences at the University of Melbourne, she decided to pursue her love of the built environment to above the ground …

GFF Takes the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge

This week, GFF was challenged to participate in the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge (alsa.org/fight-als/ice-bucket-challenge.html) and help raise both money and awareness for the organization fighting to find the cure for Lou Gehrig’s Disease. We had an outstanding turnout at the office, with employees both donating and facing the freezing water. …

Going Back to the 1st Grade

The first grade classes of Cottonwood Creek Elementary School are currently in the middle of a 2D and 3D shapes course, and who better to talk to about three-dimensional shapes in the real world than an architect! Following a trip the four classes took to the Perot museum earlier this …

GFF Arch. Madness Tournament

Here at GFF there are a lot of people who love sports, even more who love architecture, and the odd few who fall into neither category are always down for playing a game. In honor of the NCAA “March Madness” basketball tournament Final Four and championship being held right here …

The Pet Post

Young and old, mix or pure, here at GFF we love our animals! We prefer our water-cooler talk to be about our beloved fur babies rather than who was voted off the island. Our pets are our children and like all parents we like to show and tell! Can you …

T-Rex goes to the museum.

Just down the street from GFF is a dinosaur-sized mural by Douglas Rouse (completed in 2010). As you may know, GFF played a role in the Perot Museum project for many years and worked with architectural office Morphosis to complete the design. We thought you might like to know how …

A Picture is Worth a Thousand Acres

We thought we would give you sneak peak of our poster for Larry‘s upcoming GFFU. Captured in their natural habitat are retired principal Bryce Weigand and Director of GFF Planning Brian Moore. We bet you didn’t know that site planning was so fun.

The Grants : School Pride Day

How many Grants do you see? Because the beginning of football season is our favorite time of the year, Clare convinced us to wear our colors to work today. Here is how our office breaks down: 15 – Texas 12 – Kansas 12 – UT-Arlington 11 – Texas Tech 10 …

GFF Recruiting Film 2013

Have you got what it takes to be a GFF recruit? With our handy dandy informational film, you will be prepared for any and all facets of life here at the office of GFF. Only with the help of our semi-professional educational collaborator, Dr. Nicholas McWhirter, are we able to …