BSA/AIA Awards

Boston  – The Boston Society of Architects/AIA (BSA/AIA) announced the 2018 winners at the 8th BSA Design Awards Gala on January 17, 2019.

The winners are:

Office Tower, Ankara, Turkey

Honor Awards for Design Excellence
One Honor Award
• Anmahian Winton Architects for Ankara Office Tower, Ankara, Turkey
Seven Awards
• CBT for 10 Farnsworth, Boston
• NADAAA for Daniels Building, Toronto, Canada
• William Rawn Associates, Architects for Rubenstein Arts Center, Durham, North Carolina
• Touloukian Touloukian for Lumen at Beacon Park, Detroit, Michigan
• Bruner/Cott for MASS MoCA Building 6, North Adams, Mass.
• Sasaki for Tecnológico de Monterrey New Main Library, Monterrey, Mexico
• O’Neill Rose Architects for Undermountain House, Sheffield, Mass.
One Citation
• Payette for Science and Engineering Complex, Medford, Mass.

Unbuilt Architecture and Design
Two Honor Awards
• HKS for both Structured Symbiosis and Wastescraper
One Award
• NADAAA for Seoul Cinematheque
Two Citations
• Abramson Teiger Architects for LALA Gateway Bridge
• Höweler + Yoon Architecture for Plus Bridge

Sustainable Design
Two Honor Awards
• designLAB for Hitchcock Center for the Environment, Amherst, Mass.
• Leers Weinzapfel Associates for the John. W. Olver Design Building, Amherst, Mass.
Three Awards
• Piatt Associates for 719 Washington Residences, Boston
• Payette for the Interdisciplinary Science and Engineering Complex, A chapter of the American Institute of Architects
• ZeroEnergy Design for Lincoln Net Positive Farmhouse, Lincoln, Mass.
One Citation
• SMMA for Winchester High School, Winchester, Mass.

Interior Architecture Design
Three Awards
• Amenta Emma Architects for Brand Strategy Group, Hamden, Conn.
• Leers Weinzapfel Associates for the John W. Olver Design Building, Amherst, Mass.
• BOS|UA with rukamathu.smith for Sushi Kappo, Boston
Three Citations
• Kennedy and Violich Architecture for Department of East Asian Languages and Civilizations, Vanserg Hall, Cambridge, Mass.
• William Rawn Associates, Architects for East Boston Branch Library, Boston Public Library, Boston
• Utile for Jamaica Plain Branch Library, Renovation and Addition, Boston Public Library, Boston

Hospitality Design (Hosted for the first time in 2018)
Two Honor Awards

Hotel Grinnell

• Perkins+Will for Hotel Grinnell, Grinnell, Iowa
• Touloukian Touloukian for Lumen at Beacon Park, Detroit, Michigan

Lumen at Beacon Park

Two Awards
• Hacin + Associates for Glass House, Cambridge, Mass.
• GLD Architecture for Taste Wine Bar and Kitchen, Boston
Four Citations
• Group One Partners with Stantec for Envoy Hotel, Boston
• Finegold Alexander Architects with The Gettys Group, Bergmeyer, and Niemitz Design Group for The Godfrey Hotel, Boston
• ASK Design/Build for Lamplighter Brewery and Taproom, Cambridge, Mass.
• Elkus Manfredi Architects for The Verb, Boston

Healthcare Facilities Design
Two Honor Awards

Hartford Hospital

• Perkins+Will (Site, Exterior, Lobby Design) and HDR (Medical Planning, Interior Design, Landscape) for Hartford Hospital Bone and Joint Institute, Hartford, Conn.
• Amenta Emma Architects for The Burnham Family Memory Care Residence at Avery Heights, Hartford, Conn.

The Heights

Two Citations
• Höweler + Yoon Architecture for MINT, Boston
• Shepley Bulfinch with Barber McMurry Architects for Scripps Networks Tower, Knoxville, Tennessee

Campus and Urban Planning
Three Awards


• Robert A.M. Stern Architects for UConn Downtown Hartford Campus, Hartford, Conn. (for both Campus Planning and Urban Design)
• Sasaki for the Urban Design project, Las Salinas: An Ecological and Urban Regeneration in Viña del Mar, Chile; and for the Campus Planning project, West Java New University, Subang, Indonesia
Two Citations
• Arrowstreet for MIT Green Roof Study, Cambridge, Mass.
• Utile for domestiCITY [for an affordable atlanta]: Everyone Wants a Home of Their Own, Atlanta

2018 BSA Award of Honor 

Ann M. Beha FAIA Ann Beha, Principal of Ann Beha Architects

People’s Choice Award

As If It Were Already Here, designed by Janet Echelman for The Rose Kennedy Greenway Conservancy and the Smith Family Foundation

Harleston Parker Medal

The Interdisciplinary Science and Engineering Complex designed by Payette for Northeastern University, Boston