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AIA Innovation Awards Honor Sustainable Design

The Epic Deep Space Auditorium in Verona, Wisconsin | Photo by Cunningham Group Architecture, Inc.

The Epic Deep Space Auditorium in Verona, Wisconsin | Photo by Cunningham Group Architecture, Inc.


Curbed.com recently highlighted the American Institute of Architecture’s annual Innovation Awards.  The AIA works to award design that is both sustainable and cutting edge.  From Curbed:

In an age of unprecedented environmental crisis and ecological stress, it’s no longer enough for firms to design buildings that are simply “green,” though this should be—and increasingly has become—standard practice for firms across the U.S. Structures must be designed with everything from their impact on the earth to their life years after the initial tenants move in in mind.

Check out highlights of the designs or go straight to the AIA page to cast your vote for these amazing pieces of architecture.  Voting ends November 18th!