2012 Institute Honors for Collaborative Achievement
Institute Honors for Collaborative Achievement are given by the American Institute of Architects to recognize and encourage distinguished achievements of allied professionals, clients, organizations, architect teams, knowledge communities, and others who have had a beneficial influence on or advanced the architectural profession. View all 2012 AIA Awards Recipients.
CultureNOW, a 501c3 organization, was formed in 2002 from work done by New York/ New Visions, the AIA-led pro bono coalition of design professionals who came together in response to the tragic events of September 11th. Spearheaded by Abby Suckle, FAIA and Anne Lewison, AIA, RAIC, it has grown to include a vast network of architects, artists, urban planners, educators, curators, and historians all committed to expanding the reach of their disciplines through cultural tourism, education and outreach.Read more
The Rice Design Alliance (RDA) was organized in 1972 by a small group of academicians, Rice School of Architecture teachers and alumni, and civic-minded design enthusiasts to be a multidisciplinary non-profit that fosters public engagement with architecture. Since its founding nearly 40 years ago, the RDA has grown to 2,000 members, and emerged as a preeminent public forum for critique, educational programming, and discussion of design and the built environment.Read more