Central Virginia AIA Design Awards
These are the biannual Awards for Excellence for the Central Virginia Chapter.
Award Submissions are due by COB on September 15th.
Please email or mail award submissions to:
Sara Teaster firstname.lastname@example.org
c/o Sara Teaster
200 East Market Street
Charlottesville, VA 22902
Questions, please call Sara Teaster 434-296-5684 ext 162
The Central Virginia Chapter Awards are as Follows:
AWARDS OF EXCELLENCE
This year, the Board of Directors for the Chapter have also asked for the H&A Committee to resume the process for AWARDS OF EXCELLENCE. This category of awards will follow the Virginia Society and the American Institute of Architect Awards process and requirements. The Central Virginia’s Awards for Excellence in Architecture willrecognize outstanding design, built and unbuilt, from the past ten years. Also known as the Design Awards, the program is juried by a team of esteemed practitioners selected by The H&A Committee and approved by the Chapter’s Board of Directors. The number of awards given is based only on the quality of the submissions in the Jury’s opinions.
For 2014 there are five categories in the Awards for Excellence: Architecture, Historic Preservation, Interior Design, Contextual Design, and Residential Design. Within the five categories, the awards may be for buildings, interiors as well as envisioned or uncompleted projects.
Please note the deadlines and dates for this year’s Awards of Excellence will be COB on Monday, September 15th.
The Submission should follow the following Guidelines:
$100 fee for each submission, $60 for each additional submission
Please make check payable to the Central Virginia AIA and include with you submission or, if electronically submitting, please mail check to Sara Teaster at the above address. Payment and submissions must be received by COB September 15th.
Each entry shall be submitted as described below. Entries submitted in an unspecified manner will be disregarded.
The submitting designer shall clear all photographs and drawings for unrestricted release and reproduction in connection with publicity of the program including, but not limited to, print media, web media, and exhibition.
The submitting designer may qualify as a member of the design team, whether or not serving as the head of that team. Where one individual is not the sole author, all other persons substantially contributing to the design of the project must be given credit as part of the submission, regardless of professional discipline.
Project authorship will remain concealed throughout the jury’s deliberation.
Winners shall provide high-resolution images (300 dpi) of their projects within two weeks of notification to program organizers.
PDF#1 Concealed Identification PDF to be titled concealedid.pdf
- Project name and address
- Owner’s name, address, email address, and phone number
- Designer’s name, address, email address, and phone number
- Contractor’s name, address, email address, and phone number
- Photographer’s name, address, email address, and phone number
PDF#2 Project PDF to be titled project.pdf
WILL NOT EXCEED 15MB and 8.5×11 inches in SIZE.
WILL INCLUDE Page 1: brief project description (voided of the design firm’s name or logo) and category to which it is being submitted
Pages 2, 3, 4, 5, 6: photographs, renderings, and/or plans/sections that provide a clear understanding the project. Also encouraged are concept sketches that communicate the development of the project and/or its method of construction