Design Awards Program

2018 Don Erickson Presidential Award
412 N. Wells, Chicago, IL  
Hirsch MPG, LLC

The ALA Design Awards Program is our annual showcase of the power of design by our members.

Important Dates:
Declaration of Intent Due      June 21, 2019
Boards Due to ALA Office     August 16, 2019
Judging   September 13, 2019

The Annual Design Awards Reception and Dinner will be held on Monday, October 28th at Drury Lane in Oakbrook Terrace, IL. 

Meet our Judges: 

Stephen Bruns, ALA - Principal, Bruns Architecture
Joseph Geoghegan, Jr., ALA, NCARB - Chief Architectural Officer and Principal, RGLA
Natalie Hicks, AIA, NCARB - Architect, Wright Heerema Architects
Alfredo Marr, AIA, LEED AP, NCARB - Principal, Lucien LaGrange Studio
Michelle Rumsa, ALA - Architect, Edgewater Resources


Thank you to our 2019 sponsor:  Andersen Windows and Doors   


2018 Round Up
The 2018 Awards were presented at the reception and dinner on Monday, October 1, 2018 at Drury Lane in Oakbrook Terrace, IL. Our Emcee for the evening was Anthony Costello Irving Distinquished Professor Emeritus of Architecture, Ball State University.