Archinect - News 2017-08-20T17:21:22-04:00 2017 AIA Architecture Firm Award goes to SF-based Leddy Maytum Stacy Architects Amelia Taylor-Hochberg 2016-12-08T17:44:00-05:00 >2016-12-12T20:17:56-05:00 <img src="" width="650" height="433" border="0" title="" alt="" /><p>The AIA Architecture Firm Award is the top honor a firm can receive from the AIA, in recognition of "a practice that consistently has produced distinguished architecture for at least 10 years."&nbsp;Prior winners have included LMN Architects (2016), Tod Williams Billie Tsien Architects (2013), Gensler (2000), Perkins &amp; Will (1999), and Skidmore, Owings &amp; Merrill (1962).</p><p><img title="" alt="" src=""></p><p>&uarr;&nbsp;<em>Rene Cazenave Apartments</em></p><p>In particular, the AIA highlighted work done by Leddy Maytum Stacy Architects (LMSA) that addresses underserved populations and embraces universal design, including LMSA's Plaza Apartments in San Francisco (the city's first permanent housing for the formerly homeless, designed with Paulett Taggart Architects) and their Ed Roberts Campus in Berkeley, a community center in honor of the Independent Living / Disabled Rights Movement.</p><p><img title="" alt="" src=""></p><p>&uarr;&nbsp;<em>Ed Roberts Campus</em></p><p><img title="" alt="" src=""></p><p>&uarr;&nbsp;<em>Plaza Apartments</em></p><p>Since formed by principals&nbsp;William Leddy, FAIA, Marsha Maytum, FAIA, and Richard Stacy, FAIA,&nbsp;in 1983, LMSA has produced a rich variet...</p> 2013 AIA Architecture Firm Award Goes to Tod Williams Billie Tsien Architects Alexander Walter 2012-12-06T18:55:00-05:00 >2012-12-10T18:50:33-05:00 <img src="" width="530" height="367" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>Besides the winner of the 2013 AIA Gold Medal, the American Institute of Architects today also announced the recipient of the 2013 AIA Architecture Firm Award: New York City-based Tod Williams Billie Tsien Architects.</p></em><br /><br /><!DOCTYPE html PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD HTML 4.0 Transitional//EN" ""> <html><head><meta></head></html> Thom Mayne Wins 2013 AIA Gold Medal Alexander Walter 2012-12-06T18:51:00-05:00 >2012-12-11T10:55:15-05:00 <img src="" width="650" height="656" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>The American Institute of Architects today selected Thom Mayne to be honored with the 2013 AIA Gold Medal, the organization&rsquo;s highest honor that an individual can receive.</p></em><br /><br /><!DOCTYPE html PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD HTML 4.0 Transitional//EN" ""> <html><head><meta></head></html>