Given annually to a residential architect who has practiced as a registered architect for 15 years or more, this award recognizes excellence in residential design exhibited throughout an architect’s career. The recipient is selected by a panel of jurors and is featured in the April/May issue of Midwest Home magazine. The magazine hosts a reception to honor the award recipient.

2016 Call for Entries

Submissions are now being accepted for the 2016 Architect of Distinction Award. Submit your own entry or nominate a colleague or peer. Entries will be reviewed and recipient selected by a panel of architects and the editor of Midwest Home magazine.

Nomination deadline: January 18, 2016 
Submission deadline: February 3, 2016

Download the Call for Entry (PDF)
Pay entry fee


Past Recipients

2015    Dale Mulfinger, FAIA
2014    Katherine Hillbrand, AIA
2013    Rosemary McMonigal, FAIA
2012    Sarah Nettleton, AIA
2011     Julie Snow, FAIA
2010    Tom Ellison, AIA
2009    Tim Alt, AIA
2008    Dan Nepp, AIA
2007    Tom Meyer, FAIA
2006    Kelly Davis, AIA
2005    Charles Stinson, AIA
2004    David Salmela, FAIA