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2016 AIA Gold Medal

Denise Scott Brown & Robert Venturi Win 2016 AIA Gold Medal

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The American Institute of Architects (AIA) announced Denise Scott Brown and her husband and partner Robert Venturi as recipients of the 2016 AIA Gold Medal, the organization’s highest honor, reports the Architectural Record. Seattle’s LMN Architects received the Firm of the Year Award.

Denise Scott Brown & Robert Venturi:
Denise Scott Brown & Robert Venturi
photograph © Frank Hanswijk

The announcement follows years of campaigning by the architecture community for a retroactive Prizker Architecture Prize for Scott Brown alongside Venturi, who was awarded the prize separately in 1991. “There were a lot of people who were really passionate about them getting recognize as a team,” says architect Caroline James, who was present for the announcement in Washington, D.C.

Vanna Venturi House, Chestnut Hill, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA – 1959-64:
Vanna Venturi House
photograph : wikimedia commons

James with Harvard Graduate School of Design classmate Arielle Assouline-Lichten spearheaded efforts to get the Pritzker Prize to acknowledge Scott Brown. While thrilled about the Gold Medal announcement, James says they will continue to petition for Scott Brown’s recognition by the prize’s committee.

Altenwohnheim Guild House in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA – 1960–66:
Altenwohnheim Guild House in Philadelphia
photograph : wikimedia commons

2016 AIA Gold Medal Jury

Jim Rains, FAIA (Chair)
Rains Studio, PA
Ramseur, North Carolina

Charles Griffin, AIA
WHR Architects

James C. Lord II, AIA
KGA Architecture
Las Vegas

Stephen Maher, AIA
Ritter Maher Architects
Baton Rouge

Antoine Predock, FAIA
Antoine Predock Architects

Linda Reeder, AIA
Linda Reeder Architecture
New Haven

Mark Ripple, AIA
New Orleans

Charles Leroy Travis III, FAIA
Housing Studio

Venturi, Scott Brown & Associates

LMN Architects

Website: AIA Gold Medal 2016 Winners

American Institute of Architects Gold Medal – 2012

2012 AIA Gold Medal

American Institute of Architects 2012 Gold Medal : Steven Holl – winner

Steven Holl architect

Steven Holl
photograph © Mark Heitoff

AIA Gold Medal

68th AIA Gold Medalist

Key projects by the practice include the Vanke Center in Shenzhen, Linked Hybrid in Beijing and the Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art in the USA.

2011 AIA Gold Medal

American Institute of Architects 2011 Gold Medal : Fumihiko Maki – winner

Fumihiko Maki

MIT Media Lab
photo courtesy of Andy Ryan

67th AIA Gold Medalist

Key projects by the practice include Annenberg Public Policy Center, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, WTC 4 New York and the MIT Media Arts & Sciences Building, Massachusetts, all in the USA.

2010 AIA Gold Medal

American Institute of Architects 2010 Gold Medal : Peter Bohlin – winner

Peter Bohlin is the founder Bohlin Cywinski Jackson Architects

Key projects by the practice include Fifth Avenue Apple Store in New York City.

The 66th AIA Gold Medalist will have his name chiselled into the granite Wall of Honor in the AIA headquarters’ lobby, Washington D.C.

2009 AIA Gold Medal

American Institute of Architects 2009 Gold Medal : Glenn Murcutt – winner

Simpson-Lee House
Preliminary study sketch by Glenn Murcutt for the Simpson-Lee House, Mount Wilson, Blue Mountains, New South Wales, Australia. 1988-94

Information on American Institute of Architects 2009 Gold Medal from AIA via Architecture Foundation Australia

AIA Gold Medal 2009 Winner : Glenn Murcutt, Australian architect

Location:Washington D.C, USA ‘

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American Institute of Architects Gold Medal 2008 : Renzo Piano

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RIBA Gold Medal Award

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AIA Gold Medal Winner 2005 : Tadao Ando

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