AIA Albuquerque Design Awards Program, this annual awards program encourages and recognizes distinguished architectural achievement by New Mexico architects. The Awards program is open to all registered architects who are active AIA architects and non-AIA architects. The program serves to increase public awareness of the outstanding services provided by architects as well as to emphasize the importance of the architect’s role in shaping the quality of the built environment through design excellence.

The Albuquerque Chapter of the American Institute of Architects honors the winners of the 2012 AIA Albuquerque Design Awards Program.

Honor Awards

Ghostfield: An Interactive Public Art Installation
Architects - Jared Winchester, Cory Greenfield and Casey Crawmer
Firm - Entropic Industries
Unbuilt Project

UNM Gallup Technology Center and Classroom Building
Architect - Mark Rohde, AIA
Firm - RMKM Architecture, P.C.
Owner - University of New Mexico – Gallup
Contractor - Flintco West Inc

Merit Awards

Aveda Institute
Architect/Firm - Mullen Heller Architecture
Owner - Jay Rembe & Mark “Pardo” Gonzales
Contractor- Insight Construction

Freeman Residence
Architect - Michael Krupnick, AIA
Firm - Krupnick Studio
Owner- Brian and Carrie Freeman
Contractor - Brian Freeman

Scott & Kienzle Law Office
Architect- Jon Anderson, FAIA
Firm - Jon Anderson Architecture
Owner- Paul Kienzle
Contractor – Paul W Kenderdine Inc.

Centennial High School
Firms- ASA Architects and Dekker/Perich/Sabatini
Owner- Las Cruces Public Schools
Contractor- Gerald Martin

San Felipe de Neri Catholic Church, Sacristy & Courtyard Restoration
Architect- Jake Rodriguez, AIA
Firm - Ortega, Romero, Rodriguez Architects
Owner - Archdiocese of Santa Fe/ San Felipe de Neri Parish, Fr. Dennis Garcia, Pastor
Contractor - Global Structures

Citation Awards

Unbuilt - TNT - Texas /Tennessee
Architect - Garrett Smith, AIA
Firm - Garrett Smith Ltd.

Escarpment House

Architect - Sam Sterling, AIA
Firm - Sam Sterling Architecture
Owner - Steve and Linda Hamlin
Contractor - Sunbelt Properties, Bob Ruth

Bryan Residence
Architect- Jon Anderson, FAIA
Firm- Jon Anderson Architecture
Owner - Zach and Susan Bryan
Contractor- Zach and Susan Bryan

LewAllen Galleries at the Truro Building
Architect- Devendra N Contractor, AIA
Firm - DNCA LLC.
Owner- Truro, LLC and LewAllen Galleries
Contractor - Hart Construction