2014 AIA / IIDA Design Awards
The 2014 AIA /IIDA Design Awards Ceremony was held on Friday, November 21, 2014 with a sold-out room in one of Cleveland’s newest and exciting spaces, the Tinkham Veale University Center, on the campus of Case Western Reserve University. Congratulations to all of the firms and individuals who submitted truly remarkable work this year.
Ralph Johnson, FAIA, of Perkins + Will, served as this year’s keynote speaker and AIA Cleveland Design Jury Chair along with Ana Pinto-Alexander as the IIDA Cleveland Akron Design Jury Chair.
Event Photography can be seen here:
Denver Brooker, AIA - Merit Award
Architect: Denver Brooker, AIA Project Name: Dr. David Perse Residence Client: Dr. David Perse Location: Cleveland, OH Year of Completion: 2013 Photographer: Barney Taxel / Christian Phillips (verify photos) Entry No.A-113 • A good example of how modern architecture can be skillfully inserted into a traditional residential setting. • The integration of landscape and architecture together creates an indoor-outdoor living environment. • The use of materials, although not directly related in the setting, are appropriate in term of scale, color, and texture.
Perspectus Architecture - AIA Merit Award
Architect: Perspectus Architecture Project Name: Pathology and Laboratory Medicine Institute, New Laboratory Building Client: Cleveland Clinic Location: Cleveland, OH Year of Completion: 2011 Photographer: Hanson PhotoGraphic Entry No. A-114 • The massing is a clear and direct expression of the functions of a laboratory program. • Generous distribution of public spaces and natural daylight. • The transparency of the skin promotes the idea of science on display. • Clean and crisp detailing while avoiding an antiseptic feeling.
Bucchieri Architects - AIA Honor Award
Architect: Bucchieri Architects Project Name: Islamic Prayer Room Client: Cleveland Clinic Foundation Location: Cleveland, OH Year of Completion: 2009 Photographer: Scott Pease Photography Entry No. A-115 • A simple elegant and transcendent space. • Successful modernist interpretation of traditional elements of the mosque. • Material use and lighting brilliantly employed and detailed in service of the overall concert. Exquisite detailing is clean and strong.
Kordalski Architects - AIA Merit Award
Architect: Kordalski Architects Project Name: Offices for Ten Capital Management Client: Ten Capital Management Location: Cleveland, OH Year of Completion: 2014 Photographer: Kevin G. Reeves Entry No. A-116 • Effective layering of space through the use of transparent planes. • Full height planes expand the apparent volume found in the speculative office building. • Use of the ceiling plane helps direct and define use and create a clean spatial strategy.
Bucchieri Architects - AIA Merit Award
Architect: Bucchieri Architects Project Name: Wellness Store Client: Cleveland Clinic Foundation Location: Cleveland, OH Year of Completion: 2009 Photographer: Scott Pease Photography Entry No.A-126 • Extremely gratifying to see this level of rigor applied to a retail section within a hospital. • Successful display of product display and architectural space. • The lighting and ceiling plane manipulation successful increase to apparent volume of existing volume.
City Architecture - AIA Honorable Mention
Architect: City Architecture Project Name: Cleveland Central Choice Transformation Plan Client: Cuyahoga Metropolitan Housing Authority Location: Cleveland, OH Year of Completion: 2014 Photographer: None Listed Entry No.A-129 • It is refreshing to see a holistic approach to urban planning strategies. • There is a reconnection of the importance of network systems to promote neighborhood connection. • Ideas about repurposing unidentified space, the use of retail, urban agriculture and new transportation systems is cleanly expressed in the presentation.
Westlake Reed Leskosky - AIA Merit Award
Architect: Westlake Reed Leskosky Project Name: Bob Hope Patriotic Hall Renovation Client: County of Los Angeles Location: Los Angeles, CA Year of Completion: 2013 Photographer: Paul Turang Photography Entry No. A-144 • In this case, less is more resulted in the retention of the original architecture highly successful. • Integration of new mechanical electrical systems within an existing historical structure. • Skillful detailing and technical proficiency have resulted in an exquisite restoration of a true work of art.
Westlake Reed Leskosky - AIA Honor Award
Architect: Westlake Reed Leskosky Project Name: Brunswick Family Health Center Emergency Department Client: Cleveland Clinic Location: Brunswick, OH Year of Completion: 2014 Photographer: Kevin G. Reeves Entry No. A-175 • Successful integration of a new structure without overly mimicking existing building. • Combines the functionality required by healthcare architecture with an expression of sculptural plasticity. • The cleanliness and precision of interior and exterior detail successfully express the value of the Cleveland Clinic.
Vocon - IIDA Award
Corporate Small: Project Name: Zashin & Rich Submitting Firm: Vocon Client’s Name: Zashin & Rich Year of Completion: 2014 Project Location: Cleveland, OH Photographer: Maguire Photographics, Jim Maguire
HSB Architects + Engineers - IIDA Award
Project Name: TMW Interior Renovation Submitting Firm: HSB Architects + Engineers Client’s Name: TMW Systems, Inc. Year of Completion: 2014 Project Location: Mayfield Heights, OH Photographer: Hanson Photographic, Eric Hanson
Perspectus Architecture - IIDA Award
Healthcare: Project Name: Centers for Dialysis Care Cleveland East Facility Lobby Renovation Submitting Firm: Perspectus Architecture Client’s Name: Centers for Dialysis Care Year of Completion: 2014 Project Location: Cleveland, OH Photographer: Scott Pease Photography, Scott Pease
Vocon - IIDA Award
IIDA Corporate Large: Project Name: Libbey Submitting Firm: Vocon Client’s Name: Libbey Year of Completion: 2013 Project Location: Cleveland, OH Photographer: Maguire Photographics, Jim Maguire
Bialosky + Partners Architects
Education: Project Name: Ben and Jane Norton Culinary Arts Center, LCCC Submitting Firm: Bialosky + Partners Architects Client’s Name: Lorain County Community College Year of Completion: 2013 Project Location: Elyria, OH Photographer: Pease Photography, Scott Pease
GLSD Architects, LLC - IIDA Award
Hospitality/Retail: Project Name: The Metropolitan Hotel at The 9 Submitting Firm: GLSD Architects, LLC Client’s Name: Geis Companies Year of Completion: 2014 Project Location: Cleveland, OH Photographer: Tyson Photo, Neil Tyson and Artography Studios, Lauren Pacini
Bostwick Design Partnership - IIDA Award
Public/Civic: Project Name: TechCentral Submitting Firm: Bostwick Design Partnership Client’s Name: Cleveland Public Library Year of Completion: 2012 Project Location: Cleveland, OH Photographers: • KP3 Photography, Kelli Finnegan • RLB Photography, Rodney L. Brown • David Joseph Photography, David Joseph • Cleveland Public Library, Michael Young