The American Institute of Architects Select 14 Recipients for the 2017 Housing Awards

The American Institute of Architects Select 14 Recipients for the 2017 Housing Awards

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Washington, D.C. – April 13, 2017 – The American Institute of Architects (AIA) has selected 14 recipients for the 2017 Housing Awards. The AIA’s Housing Awards program, now in its 17th year, was established to recognize the best in housing design and promote the importance of good housing as a necessity of life.

The jury recognized projects in four award categories: One/Two Family Custom Housing, One/Two Family Production Housing, Multifamily Housing and Special Housing.  Below is a list of the recipients. You can view the full press release here:

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One/Two Family Custom Housing

Blue Lake Retreat; Marble Falls, Texas
Lake|Flato Architects

The Graphic House; Fayetteville, Arkansas
Marlon Blackwell Architects

Los Altos Residence; Los Altos, California
Bohlin Cywinski Jackson

Pennsylvania Farmhouse; Lakewood, Pennsylvania
Cutler Anderson Architects

Sawmill; Tehachapi, California
Olson Kundig

One/Two Family Production Housing

Cully Grove; Portland, Oregon
Green Gables Design and Restoration

Roxbury E+; Boston
ISA – Interface Studio Architects and Urbanica

Stellar Residences and Townhomes at Northstar; Truckee, California
Bohlin Cywinski Jackson

Multifamily Housing

Hunters View Housing Blocks 5&6; San Francisco
Paulett Taggart Architects

Powerhouse; Philadelphia
ISA – Interface Studio Architects

VIA 57 WEST; New York City

BIG – Bjarke Ingels Group; Associate Architect: SLCEArchitects, LLP

Specialized Housing

Heartland Family Works; Omaha, Nebraska
Alley Poyner Macchietto Architecture, Inc.

The Lofts at Washington University in St. Louis; St. Louis, Missouri
William Rawn Associates, Architects, Inc.; Associate Architect: Tao + Lee Associates

The Six; Los Angeles
Brooks + Scarpa

The jury for the 2017 AIA Housing Awards includes: Katherine Williams, AIA, (Chair) Fifth Generation Holdings; Joe Digrado, AIA, Danielian Associates; Blake Held, AIA, Blake H. Held Architect, PLLC; Charles Mudede, The Stranger (Journalist) and David Perkes, AIA, Mississippi State University GCCDS.

About The American Institute of Architects
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