AIANY 2018 Design Awards

 John Hill
9. January 2018
Image: AIANY
Last night the New York chapter of the American Institute of Architects (AIANY) announced the winners of the 2018 Design Awards in four categories – Architecture, Interiors, Projects, and Urban Design – plus a Best in Competition winner.
This year's program awarded one Best in Competition; five Honors, twelve merits, and two citations in the Architecture category; one Honor, four Merits, and one Citation in the Interiors category; one Honor, Merit, and Citation each in the Projects category; and three Merits in the Urban Design category. All of the winners are listed below, with images highlighting the Honors and some Merits winners.

The annual awards program recognizes "outstanding architectural design by AIANY members and New York City-based architects and work in New York City by architects from around the world. The purpose of the awards program is to honor the architects, clients, and consultants who have achieved design excellence."

The jury for the AIANY 2018 ​Design Awards was made up of Gro Benesmo (S P A C E G R O U P), Ila Berman (Dean, UVA School of Architecture), Aaron Forrest (Ultramoderne), Walter Hood (Hood Studio), Tom Kundig (Olson Kundig Architects), Debra Lehman Smith (LSM Studio), and J. Meejin Yoon (Höweler + Yoon Architecture).


Best in Competition: Smithsonian National Museum of African American History & Culture (Photo: Alan Karchmer/NMAAHC)
Smithsonian National Museum of African American History & Culture, Washington, DC
Architect: Freelon Adjaye Bond / Smithgroup
Landscape Architect: Gustafson Guthrie Nichol


Architecture Honor: Tripitz Museum (Photo: Laurian Ghinitoiu)

Brooklyn Bridge Park Boathouse, Brooklyn, NY
Architect: Architecture Research Office

Magazzino Italian Art, Cold Spring, NY
Architect: MQ Architecture

Square House, Stone Ridge, NY
Landscape Architect: Marc Peter Keane

Tirpitz Museum, Blåvand, Denmark
Architect: BIG – Bjarke Ingels Group
Landscape Architect: Bach Landskab

University of Toronto Daniels Building at One Spadina, Toronto, Canada
Architect: NADAAA
Associate Architect: Adamson Associates Architects
Restoration Architect: ERA Architects
Architecture Merit: Canadian National Holocaust Monument (Photo: Doublespace)

The Book Company Headquarters, Seoul, South Korea
Architect: N.E.E.D. Architecture

Canadian National Holocaust Monument, Ottawa, Canada
Architect: Studio Libeskind
Landscape Architect: Claude Cormier + Associés

Columbia University Lenfest Center for the Arts, New York, NY
Design Architect: Renzo Piano Building Workshop
Executive Architect: Davis Brody Bond
Associate Architect: Body Lawson Associates
Landscape Architect: James Corner Field Operations

Cornell University Upson Hall Renovation, Ithaca, NY
Architects: LTL Architects and Perkins+Will
Landscape Architect: Trowbridge Wolf Michaels Landscape Architects

Josai International University i-House Dormitory, Togane, Japan
Architect: StudioSUMO
Architect of Record: Obayashi Corporation

Kent State Center for Architecture and Environmental Design, Kent, OH
Architect: WEISS/MANFREDI Architecture/Landscape/Urbanism
Architect of Record: Richard L. Bowen + Associates
Landscape Architect: Knight & Stolar

Leblon Offices, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Architect: Richard Meier & Partners Architects
Associate Architect: RAF Arquitetura

LUMA Arles, Arles, France
Architect: Selldorf Architects
Architect of Record: C + D Architects
Landscape Architect: Bureau Bas Smets

Michigan Lake House, Leelanau County, MI
Architect: Desai Chia Architecture
Architect of Record: Environment Architects
Landscape Architect: SURFACEDESIGN

NYC DOT Harper Street Yard Structures, Corona, NY
Architect: nARCHITECTS

Princeton University Andlinger Center for Energy and the Environment, Princeton, NJ
Architect: Tod Williams Billie Tsien Architects | Partners
Associate Architect: Ballinger
Landscape Architect: Michael Van Valkenburgh Associates

Queens Library at Kew Gardens Hills, Flushing, NY
Architect: WORK Architecture Company
Architecture Merit: Kent State Center for Architecture and Environmental Design (Photo: Albert Večerka/Esto)

Delancey and Essex Municipal Parking Garage, New York, NY
Architect: Michielli + Wyetzner Architects

Williamsburgh Savings Bank, Brooklyn, NY
Architect: David Scott Parker Architects
Architect of Record: Bosch Architecture


Interiors Honor: Nam June Paik Art Center Renovation (Photo: N H D M)

Nam June Paik Art Center Renovation, Yongin, South Korea
Architect: N H D M / Nahyun Hwang + David Eugin Moon
Architect of Record: ALab Architects


Cornell University Rhodes Hall, Ithaca, NY

The Lobster Club, New York, NY
Architect: Peter Marino Architect

New York Family Office, New York, NY
Architect: SheltonMindel in association with A+I

Parsons Making Center, New York, NY
Architect: Rice+Lipka Architects


The Gerken Residence, New York, NY
Architect: Young Projects
Landscape Architect: Future Green Studio


Projects Honor: "Manual of Section" (Image: LTL Architects/Princeton Architectural Press)

Manual of Section
Architect: LTL Architects


Thinness Pavilion, San Francisco, CA
Architect: APTUM Architecture


London Mithraeum, London, UK
Architect: Studio Joseph
Architect of Record: Foster + Partners


Urban Design Merit: H-GAPS (Image: Rogers Partners)

Houston-Galveston Area Protection System (H-GAPS), Galveston Bay, TX
Architect: ROGERS PARTNERS Architects + Urban Designers

Justice in Design, New York, NY
Architect: NADAAA

One Vanderbilt, New York, NY
Architect: Kohn Pedersen Fox Associates

Related articles

Featured Project

Studio Libeskind

National Holocaust Monument

Other articles in this category