Houston architect Wylie W. Vale passed away early this morning. He was 96. Vale’s career, according to photographer Ben Hill, who has documented his works, spanned from 1939 to 2001. Working in an array of styles, Vale played a substantial role in shaping the looks of River Oaks, Tanglewood, and Memorial. The home pictured above is in Katy.
- A Brief Guide to the Work of Wylie W. Vale [HAIF]
- Previously on Swamplot: Hidden Modern: Wylie Vale’s Katy Best, Katy Does Contemporary Country: More Pix of that House on Woods Lane, Neighborhood Guessing Game Over: Contemporary Country, Neighborhood Guessing Game: Office Managers
Photos: Ben Hill