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27 Oct 2011
Line and Space – News
Tucson-based Architect Line and Space Receives Arizona Architectural Firm of the Year Award
Tucson, Arizona – Architecture firm Line and Space, has been selected as the 2011 Architectural Firm of the Year by the Arizona Chapter of the American Institute of Architects (AIA).
University of Arizona Poetry Center
photo : Robert Reck
The award recognizes a firm that has produced distinguished architecture for over ten years, has made significant contributions to the profession and the community, and has transcended local boundaries in making these contributions. Awarded by an out of state jury comprised of architects, the honor was given to this architecture practice at the Institute’s Celebrate Architecture Awards Gala held in Phoenix on October 22.
San Diego National Wildlife Refuge
photo : Mike Torrey
This design studio was founded in 1978 and focuses on the design and building of innovative and ecologically sound architecture that respects and responds to site conditions. By integrating structure and landscape, their projects encourage and demonstrate notions of environmental stewardship as seen in the award-winning Cesar Chavez Library in Phoenix, University of Arizona Poetry Center, San Diego National Wildlife Refuge, and the Red Rock Canyon Visitor Center outside of Las Vegas.
Red Rock Canyon Visitor Center, near Las Vegas, Nevada
photo : Robert Reck
Having received over 90 awards, Line and Space’s commitment to ecological stewardship and resource conservation has positioned them as leaders in creating inspiring and responsive environmental design. Attracting clients as far away as China, the firm is currently working on commissions in Kunming, Qinzhou, and Shenzhen. The firm’s four principal partners are graduates of the University of Arizona College of Architecture.
Arizona Architectural Firm of the Year Award images / information from the architects office
Line and Space Architects – Key Project
Cesar Chavez Library – Building Information Location: Phoenix, Arizona
Design: with Richard+Bauer (Interiors)
image : Bill Timmerman
Cesar Chavez Library
Phoenix, the sixth largest American city, prides itself on providing exceptionally designed libraries to foster communities with information resources and works of the imagination. The Cesar Chavez Library is one of four new regional libraries to be constructed for the City.