Colorado architects recognized for design excellence in the form of the built environment

AIA Colorado recognized 36 projects throughout Colorado and the United States for design excellence during the 2016 AIA Colorado & Local Design Awards Gala in Copper Mountain on Thursday, Oct. 6. Judged by architects from across the nation, the winning projects were recognized for build, materials, aesthetics, space and design.

“The diversity and beautiful work of all of the firms who put their heart and soul into creating magnificent works of architecture are truly spectacular to see. We are honored to recognize theseColorado architecture firms for exemplifying the highest standards of professionalism, integrity and competency, ” said Cathy Rosset, Executive Vice President/CEO of AIA Colorado.

Gallery of Design Award Winners

AIA Colorado South Design Awards Winners

Moffat PK-12 School
Honorable Mention for Commercial/Institutional
RTA Architects

AIA Colorado North Design Awards Winners

Brick City House
Award of Merit for Residential Over $1 Million
Studio B Architecture + Interiors

Lory Student Center Revitalization
Honorable Mention for Commercial/Institutional
alm2s and Perkins + Will

AIA Denver Design Awards Winners

Tejon Residential and Mixed Use
Award of Excellence for Multi-Family (to Include Mixed-Use)
Meridian 105 Architecture

Avanti Food and Beverage
Award of Merit for Commercial / Institutional
Meridian 105 Architecture

UCD CAM Tivoli Renovation
Award of Merit for Interior Architecture
Architectural Workshop

Whiskey Still
Award of Merit for Unbuilt Architecture/Non-Commissioned Project
Arch11, Inc.

Game On
Honorable Mention for Residential Over $1 Million
Rowland + Broughton Architecture/Urban Design/Interior Design

Black Hills Homestead
Honorable Mention for Residential Over $1 Million
Tomecek Studio Architecture

Hilltop Residence
Honorable Mention for Residential Over $1 Million
Nest Architectural Design, Inc.

MOTO
Honorable Mention for Multi-Family (to Include Mixed-Use)
Gensler

Dickinson Public Safety Center
Honorable Mention for Commercial / Institutional
Roth Sheppard Architects and Schutz Foss Architects

The Triangle Building
Honorable Mention for Interior Architecture
Anderson Mason Dale Architects

Denver Union Station and The Crawford Hotel
Honorable Mention for Interior Architecture
Tryba Architects and Johnson Nathan Strohe

Davis Partnership Architects Office at The Bindery – 2901 Blake Street
Honorable Mention for Interior Architecture
Davis Partnership Architects

AIA Colorado Design Awards Winners

Gambel Oaks Ranch
Award of Excellence for Residential Over $1 Million
CCY Architects

Aspen Community School
Award of Excellence for Commercial / Institutional
Studio B Architecture + Interiors and Cuningham Group Architecture

Raleigh-Durham International Airport – Terminal 2
Award of Excellence for Commercial / Institutional
Fentress Architects and O’Brien/Atkins Associates, PA

Hill Museum & Manuscript Library
Award of Excellence for Interior Architecture
CSNA Architects

Cottage Black
Award of Merit for Residential Under $1 Million
Studio B Architecture + Interiors

Brick City House
Award of Merit for Residential Over $1 Million
Studio B Architecture + Interiors

Black Hills Homestead
Award of Merit for Residential Over $1 Million
Tomecek Studio Architecture

MOTO
Award of Merit for Multi-Family
Gensler

Colorado State University, The Pavilion at Laurel Village
Award of Merit for Commercial / Institutional
4240 Architecture Inc.

Colorado State Capitol House and Senate Chambers Restoration
Award of Merit for Commercial / Institutional
Anderson Hallas Architects, PC and Spectrum General Contractors, Inc.

Colorado Ballet Armstrong Center for Dance
Award of Merit for Commercial / Institutional
Semple Brown Design

University of Colorado Denver Student Commons Building
Award of Merit for Commercial / Institutional
Anderson Mason Dale Architects

New Manufacturing Facility
Award of Merit for Commercial / Institutional
CSNA Architects

Moffat PK-12 School
Award of Merit for Commercial / Institutional
RTA Architects

Gables Cherry Creek
Award of Merit for Interior Architecture
Semple Brown Design

Ajoya Marijuana Dispensary
Award of Merit for Interior Architecture
Roth Sheppard Architects

DEN 50-Year Vision
Award of Merit for Planning and Urban Design
Tryba Architects

Denver Botanic Gardens, Center for Science, Art and Education
Award of Merit for Unbuilt Architecture / Non-Commissioned Project
Roth Sheppard Architects

Game On
Honorable Mention for Residential Over $1 Million
Rowland + Broughton Architecture/Urban Design/Interior Design

Denver Botanic Gardens Science Pyramid
Honorable Mention for Commercial / Institutional
BURKETTDESIGN, Inc.

University of Colorado Boulder Sustainability, Energy, and Environment Laboratory
Honorable Mention for Commercial / Institutional
gkkworks and HDR