Award for Excellence in Architecture Smithsonian Institution, National Museum of African American History & Culture / Freelon Adjaye Bond (Photo courtesy Brad Feinknopf & Alan Karchmer)

2017 Award for Excellence in Architecture
Smithsonian Institution, National Museum of African American History & Culture
​Freelon Adjaye Bond / SmithGroupJJR (Alan Karchmer/NMAAHC)

2017 Winners

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Jury:
Allison Williams, FAIA - AGWms_studio (San Francisco)
Alan Gordon, AIA, NCARB - Snohetta Architecture, Design and Planning (New York City, NY + Oslo, Norway)
Coren Sharples, AIA - SHoP Architects (New York City, NY)
Weston Walker, AIA - Studio Gang Architects (Manhattan, NY)
Jack Pyburn, FAIA - Lord Aeck & Sargent (Atlanta, GA)

Interior Architecture

Citation for Temporary Installation: Wood Cloud / Studio 27 Architecture
Photography by Hoachlander Davis Photography

Citation for Detail: Aesop The Shay / David Jameson Architect
Photography by Paul Barbera Photography

Merit Award: 1500 Broadway / STUDIOS Architecture
Photography by Alan Schindler Photography

Merit Award: The Washington Post / Gensler
Photography by Garrett Rowland Photography

Historic Resources/Preservation

Citation for Adaptive Reuse: The Sanctuary / Bonstra | Haresign
Photography by Eric Taylor Photography

Merit Award: Cosmos Club Warne Ballroom / MTFA Architecture
Photography by Benson Photography and Peter Aaslestad

Merit Award: 1789 Massachusetts Avenue NW / Hartman-Cox. Architects
Photography by Michael Moran Photography, Inc.; Ron Ngiam Photography; and Hoachlander Davis Photography

Merit Award: Daughters of the American Revolution National Headquarters / Quinn Evans Architects
Photography by Ron Blunt Photography

Architecture

Merit Award: bm Modular One / Robert M. Gurney, FAIA Architect
Photography by Maxwell MacKenzie Architectural Photographer

Merit Award: Komai / Robert M. Gurney, FAIA Architect
Photography by Maxwell MacKenzie Architectural Photographer

Merit Award: Ontario Residence / David Jameson Architect
Photography by Paul Warchol Photography

Merit Award: Rockport Residence / Hamilton Snowber Architects
Photography by Rob Karosis Photography

Merit Award: Dirty Habit DC / Stanton Architecture
Photography by Mark Wickens and David Phelps Photography

Merit Award: The Apartments at CityCenter DC / Shalom Baranes Associates
Photography by Maxwell Mackenzie Architectural Photographer and Aker Imaging

Awards of Excellence

Excellence in Historic Resources/Preservation
National Gallery of Art East Building Renovation Expansion / Hartman-Cox Architects.
Photography Copyright © 2017 Board of Trustees, National Gallery of Art, Washington 

Excellence in Architecture
Smithsonian Institution, National Museum of African American History and Culture / Freelon Adjaye Bond/SmithGroupJJR
Photography by Brad Feinknopf Photography and Alan Karchmer, Photographer

Citations from AIA|DC President Carolyn Sponza, AIA, LEED AP BD+C

Urban Catalyst: Potomac Riverboat Framework / Michael Winstanley Architects.

Urban Catalyst: Uline Arena / Antunovich Associates
Photography by Dana Bowden Photography

Urban Catalyst: 7th & Penn / Weinstein Studio

Universal Design: Wood Cloud / Studio 27 Architecture
Photography by Photography by Hoachlander Davis Photography

Design and Wellbeing: Children’s Hospital of Richmond Pavilion / HKS Architects
Photography by Garrett Rowland

Sustainability: Discovery Elementary School / VMDO Architects
Photography by Alan Karchmer Architectural Photographer

People's Choice Award

First Place: Cosmos Club Warne Ballroom / MTFA Architecture
Photography by Benson Photography and Peter Aaslestad

Second Place: The Washington Post / Gensler
Photography by Garrett Rowland Photography

Third Place: Daughters of the American Revolution National Headquarters / Quinn Evans Architects
Photography by Ron Blunt Photography


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