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JURIED DESIGN + RESEARCH AWARDS

2017

Honorable Mention, Butler Elementary School (Cottonwood Heights, UT), Learning by Design Magazine, Fall 2017 (Research work at VCBO Architecture).  http://www.learningbydesign.biz/images/Fall2017/Project_PDFs/Early_Elementary/046_LBD_Fall17.pdf

Employee Engagement Award, VCBO Architecture, Mayor Jackie Biskupski’s Salt Lake City Skyline Challenge (Results of energy efficiency projects and sustainable office behavior change initiatives at VCBO Architecture)

2016

Citation of Excellence, Odyssey Elementary School (Woods Cross, UT), Learning by Design Magazine, Spring 2016 (Research work at VCBO Architecture).  http://www.learningbydesign.biz/images/Spring2016/Project_PDFs/Early_Childhood/038_039_LBD_Spring16LR.pdf

2015

Outstanding Project, Odyssey Elementary School (Woods Cross, UT), Learning by Design Magazine, Spring 2015 (Research work at VCBO Architecture).  http://www.learningbydesign.biz/images/Spring2015/Project_PDFs/Early_Childhood/043_LBD_Spring15.pdf

2014

Most Innovative Local Authority project of the Year in Ireland, “Tale of the Tongs,” Local Authority Members Association (LAMA) Community and Council Awards, 2014.

Nomination and finalist for the Best Tourism Initiative of the Year in Ireland, “Tale of the Tongs,” Local Authority Members Association (LAMA) Community and Council Awards, 2014.

Interfaith Forum on Religion, Art, and Architecture Design Award, “The Tale of the Tongs,” Faith & Form/IFRAA International Awards Program for Religious Art & Architecture, 2014

2013

Merit Award in Architecture, “Tale of the Tongs,” American Institute of Architects – Washington DC Chapter, December 2013.

The Walton Distinguished Thesis Award, “The Effects of Catholic Sacred Architecture on Transformative Human Experience,” School of Architecture and Planning, The Catholic University of America, May 2013. (Award recognizes the best thesis project addressing the subject matter of Sacred Space and Cultural Studies)

Thesis Honor – Super Jury Finalist, “The Effects of Catholic Sacred Architecture on Transformative Human Experience,” School of Architecture and Planning, The Catholic University of America, May 2013.

2012

1st Prize (ex aequo) – EDUCATE Prize International Student Award, “Low Cost Alternative Sustainable Systems,” EDUCATE (Environmental Design in University Curricula and Architectural Training in Europe), 2012

Commendation for Thesis Research, The Catholic University of America, Fall 2012

2011

Award of Merit – Academic Award, “Urban Strategies in Historic Beijing,” American Planning Association – California Chapter, 2011

Winning Design, “MOD 5: A Symbiotic Living System Promoting Biophilia,” The Pamo Valley Project, The City of San Diego, Cal Poly Pomona, & HMC Architects, 2011

Award of Merit – Academic Award, “Urban Strategies in Historic Beijing,” American Planning Association – Los Angeles Chapter, 2011

Dean’s Choice Award, Mel Ferris Scholarship, The California Architectural Foundation, 2011

Green” Office Certified, GreenSpace: Sustainability Assessment + Certification, Alliance to Save Energy, 2011

2010

Certificate of Recognition, “Living Cycles: Restoring Ecology and Community,” Spring Green Expo, Metropolitan Water District of Southern California, 2010 (presented to Los Angeles Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa)

Certificate of Recognition, “Modu LUX,” Spring Green Expo, Metropolitan Water District of Southern California, 2010 (presented to Los Angeles Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa)

Duane McLeod Jury Prize, “Living Cycles: Restoring Ecology and Community,” Walt Disney Imagineering, 2010

Award of Merit, Outstanding Student in 4th Year Design Studio, Department of Architecture, Cal Poly Pomona, 2010

California Regional Winner for Campus Conservation Nationals, Lucid Design Group, 2010

Best Practice Award for Student Energy Efficiency, California Higher Education Energy Efficiency Partnership Program, 2010

Excellence in Realized Energy Savings Award, Alliance to Save Energy, 2010

Outstanding Team Manager Award, Alliance to Save Energy, 2010

Award Recipient, California Statewide Green Campus EE Global Competition, Alliance to Save Energy, 2010

2009

Grand Prize, “Valley of Dreams: Envisioning Magical Transitional Space,” Bobby Brooks Memorial Entertainment Design Charrette, Walt Disney Imagineering, 2009

Award for Best Collaborative Practice, “Urban Sanctuary: A Place to Rejuvenate and Cultivate the Mind, Body, and Spirit,” North China University of Technology, 2009

Third Place, “ECO_plexity,” Lesley Wheel Memorial Scholarship, DLF/IES 11th Annual Student Lighting Competition, Designers Lighting Forum, Los Angeles, 2009

Award of Excellence, Outstanding Student in 3rd Year Design Studio, Department of Architecture, Cal Poly Pomona, 2009

Scholarship Award for Outstanding Academic Studies in Architecture, NEWH: The Hospitality Industry Network, 2009

2008

First Place, “Inter-Cambio: Lincoln Heights Immigration Transitional Center,” USGBC-EGB Los Angeles Natural Talent Design Competition, 2008

Merit Design Award, Outstanding Student in 2nd Year Design Studio, Department of Architecture, Cal Poly Pomona, 2008

Third Place, Student Poster Competition of Innovative Campus Sustainability Projects, California State University Chancellor’s Office, 2008

 


JURIED EXHIBITIONS + COMPETITIONS

2016      

Architect Showcase Exhibition, “The House of the LORD: A Reinterpretation of the Latter-day Saint Temple Morphology,” Visual Art Institute Gallery, Salt Lake City, UT, Oct. 11 – Nov.  3, 2016.

2014      

The 2013 AIA| DC Chapter Design Awards Exhibition, “Tale of the Tongs: Spirit of Place, Spirit of Design,” SIGAL Gallery | District Architecture Center, Washington, DC, Dec. 2013 – Jan. 2014

2013

Exhibit, “Box of Miracles: Contemplating a 21st Century Convent,” “David’s Tower: Between Heaven and Earth,” Henry Luce III Center for the Arts and Religion, Wesley Theological Seminary, Washington, DC, January 23 – March 1, 2013

2012

Sacred Space / Cultural Studies Exhibit, “David’s Tower: Between Heaven and Earth,” Edward M. Crough Center for Architectural Studies, School of Architecture and Planning, The Catholic University of America, Washington, DC, Fall 2012

Beaux Arts Ball – Reception Exhibit, “Mortem Obire, Funerary Chapel: The Poetics of Silence, Light, Healing, and Truth in Architecture,” The Catholic University of America, AIAS – The Fillmore, Silver Spring, MD, April 22, 2012

2011      

Poster Session Exhibit, Building Enclosures Sustainability Symposium 2011: Integrating Design & Building Practices, “MOD 5: A Symbiotic Living System Promoting Biophilia,” Kellogg West Conference Center, California State Polytechnic University, Pomona, CA, April 29 – 30, 2011

Interim: Architectural Design Exhibit, “MOD 5: A Symbiotic Living System Promoting Biophilia,” Interim Design Center, Department of Architecture, California State Polytechnic University, Pomona, CA, Spring 2011

Pamo Valley Project Student Collaboration – Online, “MOD 5: A Symbiotic Living System Promoting Biophilia,” The City of San Diego, Cal Poly Pomona, & HMC Architects, 2011

Interim: Architectural Design Exhibit, “The House of the LORD: A Reinterpretation of the Latter-day Saint Temple Morphology,” Interim Design Center, Department of Architecture, California State Polytechnic University, Pomona, CA, Fall 2011

2010      

ECO Innovator’s Showcase, Spring Green Expo: Managing Tomorrow’s Resources Today, “Living Cycles: Restoring Ecology and Community,” (Project presented to Los Angeles Mayor Antonio Ramón Villaraigosa) Metropolitan Water District of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA, June 10, 2010

Poster Exhibition, California Higher Education Sustainability Conference 2010, “Best Practices: Student Energy Efficiency,” Los Angeles Trade Technical College, Los Angeles, CA, June 20–23, 2010.

Poster Session Exhibit, BESS 2010: High Performance Building Enclosures Practical Sustainability Symposium, “Living Cycles: Restoring Ecology and Community,” Kellogg West Conference Center, California State Polytechnic University, Pomona, CA, April 30 – May 1, 2010.

Design Awards Exhibition – Online, “Microcosmosis: A City within a City,” American Institute of Architects – Pasadena & Foothill California Chapter, 2010

Interim: Architectural Design Exhibit, “Living Cycles: Restoring Ecology and Community,” Interim Design Center, Department of Architecture, California State Polytechnic University, Pomona, CA, Spring 2010.

College of Environmental Design Gallery Exhibition, “Living Cycles: Restoring Ecology and Community,” California State Polytechnic University, Pomona, CA, Spring 2010.

Interim: Architectural Design Exhibit, “Microcosmosis: A City within a City,” Interim Design Center, Department of Architecture, California State Polytechnic University, Pomona, CA, Fall 2010

ECO Innovator’s Showcase, Spring Green Expo: Managing Tomorrow’s Resources Today, “Modu LUX,” (Project presented to Los Angeles Mayor Antonio Ramón Villaraigosa) Metropolitan Water District of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA, June 10, 2010

Poster Session Exhibit, BESS 2010: High Performance Building Enclosures Practical Sustainability Symposium, “Modu LUX,” Kellogg West Conference Center, California State Polytechnic University, Pomona, CA, April 30 – May 1, 2010

Interim: Architectural Design Exhibit, “Modu LUX,” Interim Design Center, Department of Architecture, California State Polytechnic University, Pomona, CA, Fall 2010

Poster Exhibition, 7th Annual Alt-Build Expo: Alternative Building Materials & Design Expo, “Modu LUX,” Santa Monica Civic Auditorium, Santa Monica, CA, May 7 – 8, 2010

Interim: Architectural Design Exhibit, “Modulo Social: A Modular, Green Community Connection,” Interim Design Center, Department of Architecture, California State Polytechnic University, Pomona, CA, Fall 2010

Design Awards Exhibition – Online, “Modulo Social: A Modular, Green Community Connection,” American Institute of Architects – Pasadena & Foothill California Chapter, 2010

2009       

Project Exhibition, Green Valley Earth Festival at Dos Lagos, “Inter-Cambio: Lincoln Heights Immigration Transitional Center,” American Institute of Architects – Inland California Chapter, Corona, CA, 2009

 Project Exhibition, Los Angeles Lumen West Awards: GLAM – A Black Tie Affair, “ECO_plexity,” Cathedral of Our Lady of the Angels, Los Angeles, CA, June 2009

 Design Awards Exhibition, “Inter-Cambio: Lincoln Heights Immigration Transitional Center,” American Institute of Architects – Inland California Chapter, Riverside, CA, 2009

 Project Exhibition, Green Valley Earth Festival at Dos Lagos, “3700 Sunset: A Livable Community,” American Institute of Architects – Inland California Chapter, Corona, CA, 2009

Design Awards Exhibition – Online, “Cahuenga Elementary School: Lessons of Biophilia in Democratic Space,” American Institute of Architects – Pasadena & Foothill California Chapter, 2009

 College of Environmental Design Gallery Exhibition, “ECO_plexity,” California State Polytechnic University, Pomona, CA, Spring 2009

Design Awards Exhibition – Online. “Urban Sanctuary: A Place to Rejuvenate and Cultivate the Mind, Body, and Spirit,” American Institute of Architects – Pasadena & Foothill California Chapter, 2009

2008      

National Finalist Exhibition, Natural Talent Design Competition, Greenbuild: International Conference and Expo, “Inter-Cambio: Lincoln Heights Immigration Transitional Center,” U.S. Green Building Council – Emerging Green Builders, Boston, MA, November 2008

Interim: Architectural Design Exhibit, “3700 Sunset: A Livable Community,” Interim Design Center, Department of Architecture, California State Polytechnic University, Pomona, CA, Fall 2008

Student Poster Exhibition, 2008 CSU Facilities Management Conference: Create Tomorrow Together, “Cal Poly Pomona’s Parking Structure Lighting Audit,” Millennium Biltmore Hotel, Los Angeles, CA, October 21–24, 2008

Interim: Architectural Design Exhibit, “Palladian Pallazzo: Reflections on the Grand Canal,” Interim Design Center, Department of Architecture, California State Polytechnic University, Pomona, CA, Spring 2008

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