2019 AIA PA Design Awards Pop Up Broadcast Party

By AIA Pittsburgh (other events)

Thursday, November 14 2019 5:30 PM 8:00 PM EDT

Join your colleagues from across Pennsylvania to celebrate architectural excellence with AIA Pennsylvania’s documentary style awards reveal! Celebrate 2019’s award recipients including the architectural, special, and student honorees with the big reveal set to stream into local chapter and office pop-up viewing parties. Get the behind the scenes look at jury deliberation from esteemed jurors Marlon Blackwell, FAIA (Marlon Blackwell Architects, Fayetteville), Wendy Evans Joseph, FAIA (Studio Joseph, New York City), and Lawrence Scarpa (Brooks + Scarpa, Los Angeles). 

All PA chapters will be watching the awards simultaneously and the Pgh location is Desmone Architects in Lawrenceville.  Admission includes light fare and beer/wine.

Cheers to Pittsburgh's Award Recipients
Join us at Desmone Architects renovated HQs (One Doughboy Square, 3400 Butler Street) to celebrate 2019 Medal of Distinction honoree, Sylvester Damianos, FAIA, and Emerging Professional honoree, Lawrence Fabbroni as well as honor contributions to the profession by Rebecca Flora of the ReMake Group.

AIA Pennsylvania will also reveal the 5 firms from Pittsburgh honored for architectural excellence during the broadcast debut set to start streaming at 7pm. Selena Zhen of Carnegie Mellon will be 1 of 7 students from each NAAB accredited Pennsylvania school honored with a student award.


5:30 pm | Doors Open

6:00 pm - 6:30 pm | Local Special & Student Award Medal & Certificate Presentations
6:30 pm - 7:00 pm | Happy Hour & Pre-Roll Screening of Award Submissions 
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm | Design Awards Broadcast