Please join AIA Dallas on February 4, 2021 as CELEBRATE ARCHITECTURE presented by Blackson Brick Co. goes virtual to recognize our 2020 local and state Honor Award recipients as our Dallas champions of architecture. While we cannot be together in person, we look forward to raising a glass to celebrate the architects, officials, organizations, and professionals from related industries that continue our city’s tradition of design excellence. We are pleased to make this year’s event free to guests and have planned an interactive evening of surprises with guest presenters, opportunities for congratulatory messages, and much more.

EVENT DETAILS:

Thursday, February 4th
5:30 p.m. – 7:00 PM
Virtual Event

Virtual Celebration Ticket - FREE

GUESTS OF HONOR: 

Special remarks by:

  • 2020 TxA Cornerstone Award Recipient Robert Decherd, Hon. TxA, President and CEO of the A. H. Belo Corporation, the parent company of the Dallas Morning News, and Chairman of Parks for Downtown Dallas (PfDD)
  • 2020 AIA Dallas Lifetime Achievement Award Recipients Jane Landry, FAIA and Duane Landry, FAIA
  • Masters of Ceremonies: 2021 AIA Dallas President Al Hernández, AIA and AIA Dallas Executive Director Zaida Basora, FAIA
  • And many special appearances by members of our architecture and development community!

2021 CELEBRATE ARCHITECTURE HONOREES:

AIA DALLAS COMMUNITY HONORS 2020

  • Lifetime Achievement Award: Duane Landry, FAIA and Jane Landry, FAIA
  • Firm Award: Mitchell Garman Architects
  • Honorary Membership: Kathryn Holliday, PhD, Hon. AIA Dallas
  • Honorary Membership: Katie O’Brien, Hon. AIA Dallas
  • Contractor Award: A.Gruppo
  • Consultant Award: Risk Strategies
  • Community Honors Award: Amy Walton
  • Community Honors Award: [bc] WORKSHOP
  • Community Honors Award: The Lamplighter School
  • Artisan Award: Michael van Enter
  • Sustainability Commendation: Susan Alvarez, PE
  • Architecture Educator Award: Chris Carson
  • 25–Year Award: Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas, Architect: KPF (Kohn Pedersen Fox) and SJKB, Associate Architect: John S. Chase, Architect, 1992
  • 25–Year Award Residential: Rose Residence, Antoine Predock Architect, 1993
  • Historic Architecture Award: Little Chapel in the Woods at Texas Woman’s University, O’Neil Ford, FAIA and Arch Swank, FAIA, Associate Architect: Preston Geren, FAIA, 1939

TEXAS SOCIETY OF ARCHITECTS HONOR AWARDS 2020

  • Cornerstone Award: Robert Decherd, Hon. TxA
  • Architecture Firm Award: DSGN
  • Award for Outstanding Educational Contributions in Honor of Edward J. Romieniec FAIA: Bradley Bell
  • Award for Excellence in the Promotion of Architecture through the Media in Honor of John G. Flowers Hon. AIA: Kathryn Holliday, Hon. AIA Dallas
  • Artisan Award: Ronald L. Siebler
  • Citation of Honor: Parks for Downtown Dallas
  • Honorary Membership: Kourtny S. Garrett, Hon. TxA, Hon. AIA Dallas
  • Honorary Membership: Katherine D. Seale, Hon. TxA, Hon. AIA Dallas
  • 25-Year Award: Dallas Museum of Art

ABOUT CELEBRATE ARCHITECTURE:

AIA Dallas is the voice of architects in our community and we take great care in honoring the best work of our own and those that support us, our great clients and patrons. The name speaks for itself – this is a night to celebrate the art and craft of architecture and all that it brings to our city and our daily lives. Attendees include AIA members, architects, members of the design and construction industry, civic leaders, philanthropists, and all-around champions of Dallas.

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