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Architecture Minnesota Wins Three Gold Awards for Publishing Excellence

December 12, 2012

Architecture Minnesota, the magazine of the American Institute of Architects Minnesota, won three 2012 Minnesota Publishing Excellence Gold Awards in the “general interest under 60,000 circulation” category from the Minnesota Magazine & Publications Association for the following: • Overall Excellence • Overall Design • How-To Article for “Guide to Working with an Architect”

 

VJAA Receives 2012 AIA Firm of the Year Award

May 15, 2012
The American Institute of Architects Board of Directors awarded the 2012 AIA Architecture Firm Award to VJAA (Vincent James Associates Architects) of Minnesota. The AIA Architecture Firm Award, given annually, is the highest honor the AIA bestows on an architecture firm, and recognizes a practice that has consistently produced distinguished architecture for at least 10 years. VJAA was honored at the AIA 2012 National Convention and Design Exposition in Washington, D.C.. Click here for the press release. Click on the following link to watch the award ceremony video: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rqJ9Hqnieh8&feature=youtu.be&noredirect=1

 

AIA Minnesota Announces Three Architects Elevated to Fellowship at the National Level

February 16, 2012
The 2012 Jury of Fellows from the American Institute of Architects (AIA) elevated three AIA members to its prestigious College of Fellows, an honor awarded to members who have made significant contributions to the profession.

New fellows included in this group (from left to right) Chuck Knight, FAIA of CANNON Design; Chuck Mears, FAIA of Radius Track Corporation; and Gary Reetz, FAIA of HGA. View the 2012 Fellows Press Release.



AIA Minnesota Announces Two Architects Elevated to Fellowship at the National Level

March 3, 2011

The 2011 Jury of Fellows from The American Institute of Architects (AIA) in Washington, D. C., elevated 104 AIA members, to its prestigious College of Fellows, an honor awarded to members who have made significant contributions to the profession.

New fellows included in this group are AIA Minnesota’s Lawrence Gleason, FAIA, (left), Cost, Planning & Management International, Inc. (CPMI), Eagan, MN; and Charles Liddy, FAIA, (right) Miller Dunwiddie Architecture, Minneapolis, MN. View the 2011 Fellows Press Release.

 

East Bank Study at the University of Minnesota (Gleason) Carleton College (Gleason) Mabel Tainter Theater (Liddy) The Basilica of St. Mary (Liddy)

 

Edward Kodet, Jr., FAIA, is AIA Minnesota’s 2010 Gold Medalist

June 15, 2010

Edward Kodet, Jr., FAIA, will be awarded the 2010 AIA Minnesota Gold Medal, AIA Minnesota’s highest award bestowed on an individual member. It serves as recognition for a lifetime of distinguished achievement and significant contributions to architecture.

Kodet founded Kodet Architectural Group, Ltd., in Minneapolis, Minnesota in 1983, after 13 years of experience as a firm partner at a previous firm. Kodet’s achievements as an architect and educator along with his service to the profession over his career have proven exemplary and inspirational, noted the jury. See the full Gold Medal Press Release (pdf)