Performance Driven, Poetically Crafted Architecture

2017

  • Mies van der Rohe Honor Award for Innovation from the American Institute of Architects Illinois for the DeKalb Public Library
  • Merit Award from the Association of Licensed Architects for the DeKalb Public Library
  • Award of Merit from the Illuminating Engineering Society for the DeKalb Public Library

2016

  • Gold Medal for Lifetime Achievement from the American Institute of Architects Illinois

2015

  • Historic Preservation Award for Rehab and Adaptive Reuse from the Oak Park Historic Preservation Commission for the preservation of the Cheney Mansion Greenhouse
  • Merit Award Finalist for New Construction Chicago from the Chicago Building Congress for the MetroSquash Academic and Squash Center

2013

  • Distinguished Building Award from AIA Chicago and Best In Class – Municipal Category from the Brick In Architecture Awards for Fountaindale Public Library District
  • ENR Southeast Best Project Award for Green Projects for Facebook FRC3 in Forest City
  • Datacenter Dynamics North American Awards – Future Thinking & Design Concepts and Innovation in the Mega-Data Center for the Facebook Prineville Data Center

2012

  • Architect of the Year from The University of Chicago Facilities Services for Vendor of the Year
  • AIA Chicago Sustainability Leadership Honor Award for Facebook Prineville Data Center
  • Distinguished Building Award Citation of Merit from the American Institute of Architects Chicago for the Facebook Prineville Data Center
  • Merit Award for New Construction Chicago from the Chicago Building Congress for The Ogden International School of Chicago
  • Silver Ribbon Award from the Friends of the Chicago River, Blue Ribbon Awards for The Ogden International School of Chicago
  • Best In Class – Educational Category from the Brick In Architecture Awards for The Ogden International School of Chicago
  • Fast Company Innovation By Design Award Finalist, Facebook Prineville Data Center
  • Best Data Center from the PCI Design Awards for the SV5 Data Center
  • Architectural Record Good Design is Good Business Award for Facebook Prineville Data Center
  • Editor’s Choice & Green Project from ENR.com for Facebook Prineville Data Center
  • Outstanding Design from American School & University for the Latin School of Chicago Upper School Science Center
  • Grand Award from Learning By Design for the Latin School of Chicago Upper School Science Center

2011

  • First Place – Institutional Category from American Society of Interior Designers Design Excellence Awards for Fountaindale Public Library District
  • Award of Merit – K-12 Category from ENRMidwest’s Best Projects of 2011 Awards for The Ogden International School of Chicago
  • Best Green Building Project Award from Engineering News Record, for Facebook Prineville Data Center

2009

  • Firm Award from American Institute of Architects Chicago
  • Midwest Construction Magazine’s Best of 2009 Award, Government/Public for Montgomery Village Hall
  • Honorable Mention, ASID Design Excellence Awards for Harpo Studios
  • President’s Award, American Society of Landscape Architects – Illinois Chapter for The University of Chicago Law School Fountain Renovation

2008

  • Distinguished Building Award from the American Institute of Architects Chicago for Equinix CH3
  • Library Interior Design Award from the ALA/IIDA for the Evanston Public Library Teen Room and Interior Architecture Award from the American Institute of Architects Chicago

2007

  • Honor Award for Interior Architecture from the American Institute of Architects (National) for the St. Mary of the Springs Chapel, Columbus, Ohio. Other awards for the Dominican Sisters of St. Mary of the Springs include the Interior Architecture Award – Citation of Merit from the American Institute for Architects Chicago and Liturgical/Interior Design Award from Faith and Forum Magazine/IFRAA (both 2005)

2006

  • Distinguished Building Award Citation of Merit from the American Institute of Architects for the Dallas Courtyard House

2005

  • Distinguished Building Award Citation of Merit from the American Institute of Architects Chicago for the Green Lake Cottage, Wisconsin

2004

  • Merit Award for New Construction Suburbs from the Chicago Building Congress for the Oak Park Public Library
  • Excellence in Masonry Award – Best Multi-Family from the Illinois Masonry Council for Holy Family Villa
  • New Construction Award from Design Evanston for the Borders Bookstore

2003

  • Distinguished Building Award Citation of Merit from the American Institute of Architects Chicago for the Dupage Children’s Museum
  • Merit Award for the Wisconsin Beach House from Custom Home Design Awards
  • Golden Trowel Award from the International Masonry Institute for St. Mary of the Springs
  • Best of Stone Award for the University of Chicago Laboratory Schools Kovler Gymnasium from Excellence in Masonry
  • Interior Award from Design Evanston for the Maple Avenue Gallery

2002

  • Interior Architecture Award for Zenith Electronics from the American Institute of Architects Chicago