El Paso Inc. Best of the Best (2019/20)

Best Local Architects

El Paso Inc. Best of the Best (2021/22)

Best Local Architects

AIA El Paso: Honor Award (2014)

TI:ME at Montecillo

AIA El Paso: Honor Award (2020)

The Abdou Building

AIA El Paso: Honor Award (2021)

St Rogers Depot

AIA El Paso: Honor Award (2021)


Merit Award (2017)

R.B. Stevens Building

AIA El Paso: Merit Award (2020)

Working Capitol

AIA El Paso: Citation Award (2021)

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Q&A With Root Architects

Rida Asfahani, AIA, and Christopher Esper, Assoc. AIA, of Root Architects are winning hosts at their mixed-use headquarters north of downtown El Paso. The partners devised, developed, contracted, and now manage the…

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"Transforming an Historic Beauty – A New Mixed-Use Residence Coming Downtown"

April 17, 2019

"El Paso entrepreneurs buy Oñate siteTrio plans to invest ‘a tremendous amount’"

January 29, 2018

"New retail center built with shipping containers to transform Far East El Paso community"

December 19, 2017

"A Taste of Salt and Honey"

November 16, 2017

"Investors move on Oñate site– Trio wants to preserve historic crossing"

October 9, 2017

"Another Downtown El Paso Building Is Going To Be Brought Back To Life"

October 5, 2017

"El Paso architects buy historic Hills Building"

October 2, 2017

"New bakery sweetens historic neighborhood"

Mar 15, 2017

Pecha Kucha

October 10, 2015

"Rida Asfahani, Principal, Root Architects"

Mar 23, 2014

"Phase 2 of TIME at Montecillo begins"

November 17, 2014