The Virginia Society of the American Institute of Architects has announced the recipients of its 2011 Awards for Excellence in Architecture, and School of Architecture + Design faculty, students, and alumni are among the honorees.
Alumnus David Jameson (B.Arch. 1990) of Alexandria, Va., received a merit award for the Kensington Residence in Kensington, MD, and a citation award for Graticule, a residence in Great Falls, VA.
Hanbury Evans Wright Vlattas + Company (Jane Cady Wright, B.Arch., 1980, and Nicholas E. Vlattas, B.Arch., 1976) received awards in the Interior Design category for the Forbes Center for the Performing Arts at James Madison University in Harrisonburg, VA, and in the Historic Preservation category for the Freemason Baptist Church Renovation + Addition in Norfolk, VA.
Alumni Beth Reader (B.Arch. 1986) and Chuck Swartz (B.Arch. 1986) of Reader & Swartz Architects in Winchester, Va., received the Sir John Soane Personality Award for the Loft Upon Cork private residence.