The Chicago Athenaeum: Museum of Architecture and Design and The European Center for Architecture Art Design and Urban Studies has announced the winners the winners of the 2016 American Architecture Awards.

The 22nd American Architecture Awards honor “the best new buildings designed and constructed by American architects in the U.S. and abroad and by international architects for buildings designed and built in the United States.”

“This comprehensive and even-handed overview of new American Architecture for 2016, allows you (as a viewer) to witness the enormous diversity in the American practice of architecture today, said Christian Narkiewicz-Laine, Museum President, The Chicago Athenaeum. This year’s selection by the Denver jury was more interested in discussions concerning the problems of the environment, social context, technical and constructive solutions, the responsible use of energies, restoration and adaptive- reuse, and the sensitive use of materials and ecology.”

The 75 buildings announced as winners of the 2016 American Architecture Awards are:

1. GALEWOOD ELEMENTARY SCHOOL, Chicago, Illinois, 2012 by UrbanWorks, Ltd.
2. COAST AT LAKESHORE EAST, Chicago, Illinois, 2013 by bKL Architecture LLC.

 winners of American Architecture Award of 2016.

winners of American Architecture Award of 2016.

3. HILL HOUSE 3, Los Altos Hills, California, 2013 by Michael Lustig & Associates, Inc.

4. MILL VALLEY COURTYARD RESIDENCE, Mill Valley, California, 2014 by Aidlin Darling Design

5. U.S. COURTHOUSE IN AUSTIN, Austin, Texas, 2012 by Mack Scogin Merrill Elam Architects, Inc.

6. BERKLEE TOWER OF MUSIC/ BERKLEE TOWER, Boston, Massachusetts, 2014 by William Rawn 
Associates, Architects, Inc.

7. OSF SAINT FRANCIS MEDICAL CENTER CHILDREN’S HOSPITAL OF ILLINOIS, Peoria, Illinois, 2010 by           CannonDesign

8. HEALTH NEUROSCIENCE CENTER OF EXCELLENCE, Indianapolis, Indiana 2012 by CannonDesign

 winners of American Architecture Award of 2016.

winners of American Architecture Award of 2016.

9. THE ZACHARY HOUSE, Ramseur, North Carolina, 2012 by Stephen Atkinson Architecture

10. PLEATED HOUSE, Door County, Wisconsin, 2015 by Johnsen Schmaling Architects

11. THE KNOXVILLE BOTANICAL GARDEN AND ARBORETUM VISITOR PAVILION, Knoxville, Tennessee 2015 by De Leon & Primmer

 winners of American Architecture Award of 2016.

winners of American Architecture Award of 2016.

12. Bi(H)OME, Los Angeles, California, 2015 by Kevin Daly Architects

13. RED BARN, Connecticut, 2015 by Roger Ferris + Partners

14. RENTON PUBLIC LIBRARY, Renton, Washington, 2016 by The Miller Hull Partnership

15. MERCER ISLAND FIRE STATION #92, Mercer Island, Washington, 2015 by The Miller Hull Partnership

16. CHK | CENTRAL BOATHOUSE, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma 2015 by Elliott + Associates Architects

17. ST. ANN’S WAREHOUSE, Brooklyn, New York, 2015 by Marvel Architects

18. SL11024, Los Angeles, California, 2015 by Lorcan O’Herlihy

19. TONGVA PARK AND KEN GENSER SQUARE, Santa Monica, California, 2013 by James Corner Field Operations

20. BURBANK WATER AND POWER ECOCAMPUS, Burbank, California, 2013 by AHBE Landscape Architects

21. BRUCE C. BOLLING MUNICIPAL BUILDING, Boston, Massachusetts, 2015 by Mecanoo architecten and Sasaki Associates, Inc.

22. THE ROW – MELROSE PLACE, Los Angeles, California, 2014 by Montalba Architects, Inc.

23. NATIONAL SAWDUST, Brooklyn, New York, 2015 by BUREAU V

24. STOCKING HALL REHABILITATION AND ADDITION, CORNELL UNIVERSITY, Ithaca, New York, 2015 by Mitchell | Giurgola Architects, LLP.

25. SAWYER LIBRARY, Williamstown, Massachusetts, 2014 by Bohlin Cywinski Jackson

26. ZEREGA AVENUE EMS STATION, Bronx, New York, 2013 by Smith-Miller+Hawkinson Architects LLP.

27. LAWRENCE PUBLIC LIBRARY, Lawrence, Kansas, 2014 by Gould Evans

 winners of American Architecture Award of 2016.

winners of American Architecture Award of 2016.

28. ACE HOTEL, Los Angeles, California, 2013 by Killefer Flammang Architects

29. WYOMING RESIDENCE, Jackson Hole, Wyoming, 2013 by Abramson Teiger Architects

30. WESTMORELAND MUSEUM OF AMERICAN ART, Greensburg, Pennsylvania, 2015 by Ennead Architects, LLC.

31. TOM BRADLEY INTERNATIONAL TERMINAL AT LAX, Los Angeles, California, 2013 by Fentress Architects

32. FALLING LOTUS BLOSSOMS: EON IT PARK, Maharashtra, India, 2014 by Form4 Architecture

33. BLACK DESERT HOUSE, Joshua Tree National Park, Twentynine Palms, California, 2013 by Oller & Pejic Architecture

34. EAST BOSTON BRANCH BOSTON PUBLIC LIBRARY, Boston, Massachusetts, 2013 by William Rawn Associates, Architects, Inc.

35. RUTH CAPLIN THEATRE UNIVERSITY OF VIRGINIA, Charlottesville, Virginia, 2014 by William Rawn Associates, Architects, Inc.

36. GUGGENHEIM MUSEUM, Helsinki, Finland, 2014 by Myefski Architects

37. MR. ROBINSON, San Diego, California, 2015 by Jonathan Segal

38. AEP FITNESS CENTER, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, 2015 by Allford Hall Monaghan Morris

39. PUBLIC MEDIA COMMONS, St. Louis, Missouri, 2015 by DLANDstudio Architecture + Landscape Architecture          pllc.

40. STAR APARTMENTS, Los Angeles, California, 2014 by Michael Maltzan Architecture, Inc.

 winners of American Architecture Award of 2016.

winners of American Architecture Award of 2016.

41. EMBASSY OF THE USA, Helsinki, Finland, 2014 by Moore Ruble Yudell Architects & Planners

42. UNIVERSITY OF HOUSTON UNIVERSITY CENTER TRANSFORMATION, Houston, Texas, 2015 by EYP, Inc

43. TEXARKANA ART PARK, Texarkana, Arkansas, 2014 by University of Arkansas Community Design Center

winners of American Architecture Award of 2016.

winners of American Architecture Award of 2016.

44. WHITETAIL WOODS REGIONAL PARK CAMPER CABINS, Whitetail Woods Regional Park, Farmington,                    Minnesota, 2014 by HGA Architects and Engineers

 winners of American Architecture Award of 2016.

winners of American Architecture Award of 2016.

45. VAULT HOUSE, Oxnard, California, 2013 by Johnston Marklee and Associates

 winners of American Architecture Award of 2016.

winners of American Architecture Award of 2016.

46. PTERODACTYL, Culver City, California, 2015 by Eric Owen Moss Architects

47. SALFORD MEADOWS BRIDGE COMPETITION, London, United Kingdom, 2013 by Standard LLP.

48. MENIL DRAWING INSTITUTE (MDI)), Houston, Texas, 2017 by Johnston Marklee and Associates

49. THE SCHNABEL FAMILY RETREAT, Palm Springs, California, 2015 by Studio AR&D Architects

50. 7 BRYANT PARK, New York, New York, 2014 by Pei Cobb Freed & Partners

51. CONWAY URBAN WATERSHED FRAMEWORK PLAN: A RECONCILIATION LANDSCAPE, Conway, Arkansas,       2015 by University of Arkansas Community Design Center

52. BANDERSNATCH, 2013 by Steven Christensen Architecture

53. LIEPAJA THERMAL BATH, Liepaja, Latvia 2014 by Steven Christensen Architecture

54. DIXON WATER FOUNDATION JOSEY PAVILION, Decatur, Texas, 2014 by Lake | Flato Architects

55. OCEAN AVENUE SOUTH, Santa Monica, California, 2014 by Moore Ruble Yudell Architects & Planners with              Koning Eizenberg

56. VARNA LIBRARY, Varna, Bulgaria , 2015 by XTEN Architecture

57. STANFORD CENTRAL ENERGY FACILITY, Palo Alto, California, 2015 by ZGF Architects LLP.

 winners of American Architecture Award of 2016.

winners of American Architecture Award of 2016.

58. THE UNIVERSITY OF ARIZONA CANCER CENTER AT DIGNITY HEALTH ST. JOSEPH’S HOSPITAL AND              MEDICAL CENTER, Phoenix, Arizona, 2015 ZGF Architects LLP.

59. POLE PASS RETREAT, San Juan Islands, Washington, 2013 by Olson Kundig

60. UCSD BIOMEDICAL RESEARCH FACILITY UNIT 2, La Jolla, California, 2014 by ZGF Architects LLP.

 winners of American Architecture Award of 2016.

winners of American Architecture Award of 2016.

61. NASA ORBIT PAVILION, 2015 by StudioKCA

62. HEAD IN THE CLOUDS PAVILION, New York, New York, 2013 by StudioKCA

63. ARMENIAN AMERICAN MUSEUM DESIGN COMPETITION, Glendale, California, 2015 by Yazdani Studio of            CannonDesign

64. SANTA MONICA PARKING STRUCTURE #6, Santa Monica, California, 2013 by Behnisch Architekten

 winners of American Architecture Award of 2016.

winners of American Architecture Award of 2016.

65. AMPAS (ACADEMY OF MOTION PICTURE ARTS AND SCIENCES), Los Angeles, California, 2015 by Studio              Pali Fekete architects [SPF:a]

66. THE JOHN ANSON FORD AMPHITHEATRE, Los Angeles, California, 2016 by Levin & Associates

67. OLAN G. AND AIDA T. HAFLEY HOUSE RESTORATION, Long Beach, California, 2015 by Kelly Sutherlin                   McLeod Architecture, Inc.

68. THE KILLINGSWORTH OFFICE BUILDING RESTORATION, Long Beach, California, 2015 by Kelly Sutherlin            McLeod Architecture, Inc.

69. KOREATOWN GATEWAY, Los Angeles, California, 2016 by John Friedman Alice Kimm Architects

70. HWASEONG SPORTS COMPLEX + STADIUM, Hwaseong, Gyeonggi Province, Republic of South Korea, 2011 by        DRDS

71. WILSHIRE TOWER, Los Angeles, California, 2015 by Platform for Architecture + Research

72. LOS ANGELES MUSEUM OF THE HOLOCAUST, Los Angeles, California, 2015 by Belzberg Architects

 winners of American Architecture Award of 2016.

winners of American Architecture Award of 2016.

73. SANFORD CONSORTIUM FOR REGENERATIVE MEDICINE, La Jolla, California, 2012 by Fentress Architects

 winners of American Architecture Award of 2016.

winners of American Architecture Award of 2016.

74. LOS ANGELES RIVER URBAN AGRICULTURE PLAN, Los Angeles, California, 2014 by Perkins+Will

 winners of American Architecture Award of 2016.

winners of American Architecture Award of 2016.

75. ACADEMY MUSEUM OF MOTION PICTURES, Los Angeles, California, 2017 by Renzo Piano Building                       Workshop, with contribution to concept design by Studio Pali Fekete architects and Gensler as executive architects

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