Tagged: aia design awards

Meet AIA Design Award Chair James Meyer, 2017 Jury

by Arkansas Business Staff 10/23/2017 12:00 am

James Meyer is a project designer and architect at Taggart Architects. He is also a founding member of studioMAIN, a board member of the Architecture + Design Network and former regional associate director for the Gulf States Region of the American Institute of Architects.

AIA Finalists 2017: DeMx, Hight Jackson, Modus Studio

by Arkansas Business Staff 10/23/2017 12:00 am

Four projects from three firms selected for AIA Finalists in the 2017 Design Awards.

AIA Emerging Professional Award 2017: Heather Davis

by Arkansas Business Staff 10/23/2017 12:00 am

Heather Davis, AIA, is an associate at Polk Stanley Wilcox Architects, where she is responsible for coordination and production in all phases of a project from concept design through construction.

AIA Dick Savage Award 2017: Tim Maddox

by Arkansas Business Staff 10/23/2017 12:00 am

For over two decades, Tim Maddox, AIA, has represented the architecture profession with poise, pride, and professionalism.

AIA E. Fay Jones Gold Medal Award 2017: Marlon Blackwell

by Arkansas Business Staff 10/23/2017 12:00 am

Marlon Blackwell, FAIA, is a practicing architect in Fayetteville, and serves as the E. Fay Jones Distinguished Professor in Architecture at the Fay Jones School of Architecture and Design at the University of Arkansas.

AIA People's Choice Award 2017: ATA International Headquarters by Wittenberg Delony & Davidson

by Arkansas Business Staff 10/23/2017 12:00 am

The ATA International Inc. World Headquarters is the center for martial arts training worldwide, designed around the legacy of Eternal Grand Master H.U. Lee, who in 1977 founded ATA in Arkansas

AIA Citation Award 2017: Greers Ferry Water Garden by UA Community Design Center

by Arkansas Business Staff 10/23/2017 12:00 am

This study revives the forgotten vision for a public water garden to accompany the Greers Ferry Dam in Heber Springs.

AIA Merit Award 2017: Walton Arts Center by Polk Stanley Wilcox Architects

by Arkansas Business Staff 10/23/2017 12:00 am

A new design creates a dramatic transformation of the Walton Arts Center public identity.

AIA Merit Award 2017: Office 1011 by Modus Studio

by Arkansas Business Staff 10/23/2017 12:00 am

Office 1011 serves as a new model to transform traditional status quo city-based architectural design standards of cornice and window articulation into a modern palette.

AIA Merit Award 2017: Harvey Pediatric Clinic by Marlon Blackwell Architects

by Arkansas Business Staff 10/23/2017 12:00 am

The Harvey Pediatric Clinic is the new home of a thriving pediatric clinic based in Rogers. The building’s bold profile provides a visual identity to the clinic while establishing a strong presence along South 52nd Street.

AIA Honor Award 2017: UA Art & Design District Sculpture Studio by Modus Studio

by Arkansas Business Staff 10/23/2017 12:00 am

The new sculpture studio facility for the University of Arkansas School of Art is the first and defining building for a new remote district of campus located in a 3.8-acre raw industrial brownfield block in south Fayetteville.

AIA Honor Award 2017: Graphic House by Marlon Blackwell Architects

by Arkansas Business Staff 10/23/2017 12:00 am

The Graphic House is a single-family home for a middle-income family of four that occupies a corner lot within a typical suburban neighborhood.

From the President: AIA Arkansas Design Awards Highlight State's Built Environment

by Arkansas Business Staff 10/23/2017 12:00 am

It is an honor as the 2017 President of AIA Arkansas to present to you this year’s AIA Design Awards publication which highlights our chapter’s prestigious Design Awards Program as well as individual recipients of our Chapter Awards.

AIA 2016 Design Awards Chair: Kyle Cook, AIA

by Arkansas Business Staff 11/7/2016 12:00 am

Kyle Cook graduated magna cum laude from the University of Arkansas School of Architecture in 2003. After graduation he continued work at Miller Boskus Lack Architects in Fayetteville before he and his wife returned to his hometown of Jonesboro. He joined Brackett-Krennerich Architects in 2007.

AIA Finalists: Marlon Blackwell Architects, deMx architecture, Modus Studio, WER Architects, Miller Boskus Lack Architects

by Arkansas Business Staff 11/7/2016 12:00 am

Four Fayetteville facilities and one from Fort Smith make up the five finalists of the 2016 AIA-Arkansas Design Awards.

AIA People's Choice Award: Hayden Padgett Memorial Press Box by Morrison Architecture

by Arkansas Business Staff 11/7/2016 12:00 am

Inspired by a courageous boy whose dream was to become a Mountain Home Bomber football player, the Hayden Padgett Memorial Press Box represents all Bombers gone too soon and the heart of a little boy who through his fight, touched so many and brought the community together.

AIA Citation Award: Third Street Parking Deck by AMR Architects

by Arkansas Business Staff 11/7/2016 12:00 am

The onus of refacing this parking deck on Third Street in Little Rock is to reuse the existing deck in a way that is minimally invasive. That means keeping the parking counts high while adding valuable retail and dinning space on the first floor and providing compact affordable apartments on upper floors.

AIA Merit Awards: Skiles Architect, Miller Boskus Lack Architects

by Arkansas Business Staff 11/7/2016 12:00 am

The B House is a dramatic addition to the corner of a transitional and diverse Fayetteville neighborhood. And the location of an overcrowded and undersized Starbucks became the impetus for the design of an expansion that captures space from an adjacent busy plaza.

AIA Honor Awards: Marlon Blackwell Architects, Allison Architects, Modus Studio, Polk Stanley Wilcox Architects

by Arkansas Business Staff 11/7/2016 12:00 am

Three properties in northwest Arkansas and one in Little Rock net honor awards from AIA-Arkansas.

AIA 2015 Design Awards Chair: Jonathan Opitz

by Arkansas Business Staff 10/19/2015 12:00 am

Jonathan Opitz is principal at AMR Architects. He’s passionate about providing client focused services tailored to meet each client’s preferences, values, and needs.