Distinguished Service Awards Winners

Since 1955, the Board of Directors of AIA Chicago has recognized individuals and organizations who have given outstanding service to the Chicago architectural community as a whole, including service to the profession, public service, and education. 

This award is not necessarily presented every year. Individuals, associations, AIA Chicago members, and members of the Chicago community at large are eligible for this award. Past honorees have included architects, craftspersons, educators, authors, journalists, and organizations of various types.


 

2015 Julie Bachrach, Mary Woolever 
2013 Mike Jackson, FAIA
2013 Kevin Pierce, AIA
2012 Paul Knight
2012 Lynn Becker
2012 Vincent Paglione
2011 Ken Dunn
2011 Joyce Fernandes
2011 Asif Rahman
2010 John Vinci, FAIA, and Ward Miller
2010 Jonathan Fine, AIA
2009 David Sharpe
2008 Roberta Feldman, PhD
2007 Paul Lurie, Esq.
2007 Lori Healey
2007 Donna Robertson, FAIA
2006 Frank Heitzman, AIA
2006 Erik Olsen, PE
2005 no award
2004 Neal David, AIA
2004 Robert Piper, FAIA
2004 Gerald Horn, FAIA
2003 Richard Solomon, FAIA
2003 Arthur Salzman, AIA
2002 John "Jack" Bowman, AIA
2002 Andrew Mendelson, AIA
2001 John "Jack" Lesniak, AIA
2001 James J. Lucas
2000 Colin C. Munro
2000 A. A. "Sak" Sakhnovsky
1999 Edward Uhlir, FAIA
1999 Leonard Peterson, FAIA
1998 Harold Olin, FAIA
1997 no award
1996 no award
1995 Lois Weisberg
1995 Eva L. Maddox, Assoc. AIA, IIDA
1995 Edward L. Deam, AIA
1994 Emil Pollack
1994 Timothy Samuelson
1993 Seymour Persky, Esq.
1992 Turner Construction Company
1991 Wim de Wit
1991 Rev. Donald F. Rowe,  S.J.
1991 John A. Holabird, Jr., FAIA
1990 Cynthia Weese, FAIA
1990 Raymond A. Pigozzi, FAIA
1989 John F. Hartray, Jr., FAIA
1989 Leon M. Despres
1988 Paul D. McCurry, FAIA
1988 Edward H. Matthei, FAIA
1988 Chicago Women in Architecture
1987 C. William Brubaker, FAIA
1987 Kenneth Johnson
1987 William S. Donnell
1986 Department of Architecture at The Art Institute of Chicago
1985 Marian A. Despres
1985 M. W. Newman
1985 William A. Rooney
1984 Marilyn Whittlesey Hasbrouck
1984 Benjamin H. Weese, FAIA
1983 Women's Architectural League
1983 George E. Danforth, FAIA
1983 Stanley Tigerman, FAIA
1983 Philip F. Purcell
1982 Carter H. Manny, Jr., FAIA
1982 Fazlur Kahn
1981 Ira J. Bach
1981 Harry Weese, FAIA
1981 Hedrich Blessing
1980 Alfred Caldwell
1980 Matthew Rockwell
1980 Paul Theobold & Co.
1980 Carl W. Condit
1980 Franz Lipp
1979 no award
1978 no award
1977 George Sample
1976 no award
1975 no award
1974 no award
1973 no award
1972 no award
1971 Rob Cuscaden
1961-70 no awards
1960 W.S. Tyler Co.
1960 Illinois Bronze Works Inc.
1960 Borg-Warner
1959 Richard Lippold
1956 Sylvia Shaw Judson
1956 Caesar Fiochi Co.
1956 Ravenswood Tile Co.
1955 American Terra Cotta Co.
1955 Rippel Architectural Metals
1955 Hagerstrom Metalcraft Studio
1955 Hartman-Sanders Co.
1955 Woodwork Corp. of America