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January 9, 2018

2018 - AIA New York Design Awards

The American Institute of Architects NY (AIANY) has announced its 2018 Design Awards Recipients, and recognized 2 Lord Projects. Each winning project is chosen for its design quality, response to its context and community, program resolution, innovation, thoughtfulness, and technique. 

In the Category of Architecture:

Merit Award - Canadian National Holocaust Monument
Architect: Studio Libeskind
Landscape Architect: Claude Cormier + Associés


Best in Competition

Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Architect: Freelon Adjaye Bond / Smithgroup
Landscape Architect: Gustafson Guthrie Nichol

Image: Alan Karchmer


"Congratulations. We are so proud of this great team – clients designers, artists and historians. Thank you to Studio Libeskind for submitting as it is so very meaningful to gain this recognition in New York." - Gail Lord, President, Co-Founder

“The AIANY awards highlight the influence cultural spaces have in shaping the experience of our civic realm, both socially and physically.“ - Sean Stanwick, Director, Facilities Planning

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Read more about the projects

National Holocaust Monument rendering: Studio Daniel Libeskind
National Holocaust Monument
Ottawa, Canada / 2016-17
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