University of Minnesota

University of Minnesota

Minneapolis, MN


Student Design Forum Public Voting Now Open

By Design at Minnesota
Nov 30, '11 3:49 PM EST

On Tuesday evening at the Landmark Center in Saint Paul, BDA students from the School of Architecture presented their proposals to save one of the Preservation Alliance of Minnesota's 10 most endangered historic places.

Three awards were handed out last night. Slides from the winning presentations can be viewed at the embedded links below:

Best Preservation Award: Travis Herr - Mitchell Yards

Best Reuse Award: Elle Poppe and Emily Richardson - Pillsbury Mill

Best Creative Solution Award: Justin Pille - Jackson St. Water Tower

There is still one more award to be given out based on the proposal the public would most like to see completed. All of the presentations are available online and voting runs through next Wednesday, December 7. To vote and view the presentations, please click here.

More information on the Preservation Alliance of Minnesota is available online. To find out more about the School of Architecture's BDA program, please click here.