AIA|LA 8th Annual Restaurant Design Awards - Call for Entries

Last Updated: February 10, 2012

3780 Wilshire Boulevard Los Angeles, CA 90010

CALL FOR ENTRIES - 2012

Restaurants
Cafes/Bars
Lounges/Nightclubs
People's Choice

> CLICK HERE TO REGISTER FOR THE 2012 RESTAURANT DESIGN AWARDS <
be sure to read the rules and eligibility requirements below.
registrations due by Mon 4/2. materials due by Fri 5/4.


ELIGIBILITY

The AIA|LA Restaurant Design Awards are open to all individuals and practices (owners & architects/designers can equally submit entries for consideration) for projects located in the United States and to US-based individuals and practices for projects outside of the USA.

ENTRY CATEGORIES

Entrants must indicate the category under which they would like to be considered:
I. Restaurants
II. Cafes/Bars
III. Lounges/Nightclubs

REGISTRATION PROCEDURE

  • Registration forms must be received by 4:00 PM on Monday, April 2, 2012.
  • Upon receipt of this Registration form, each project will be emailed an entry number and submission form. Submittal materials will be due by Friday, May 4, 2012.
  • The restaurant, cafe/bar or lounge/nightclub must have been completed in the last four years (since Jan. 1, 2008).
  • The restaurant, cafe/bar or lounge/nightclub must be, or have been, open to the public. If site is no longer in operation, the project may still be submitted.
  • An applicant may enter more than one project in each category.
  • Projects submitted to other award programs are eligible.

AWARDS CEREMONY @ DWELL ON DESIGN

Dwell Magazine returns as this year's official media partner for the Restaurant Design Awards. The Awards Ceremony will take place at the AIA|LA Design Conference in conjunction with the Dwell on Design Conference on Friday, June 22, 2012 at the LA Convention Center.

JUDGING

A panel of distinguished architects, design professionals and restaurateurs will convene to review this year's entries and designate projects for recognition. Evaluations will be based on function, ambience and visual impact. The number of projects awarded will be at the discretion of the jury.

JURY

  • Evan Kleiman - Host of KCRW's Good Food, Chef, Restaurateur & Author
  • Mark Rios, FAIA, FASLA - Architect & Principal of award-winning Rios Clementi Hale Studios
  • Michael Voltaggio - Winner of Bravo's Top Chef, Chef & Restaurateur

PEOPLE'S CHOICE AWARDS

The Restaurant Design Awards will once again recognize a People's Choice Award in each category. The Jury's top selections in each category will be listed on aialosangeles.org and the general public will be invited to vote for their favorite architecturally-designed restaurant, cafe, bar, lounge or nightclub from Tuesday, May 22 - Monday, June 18, 2012. The highest recipient of votes in each category will be announced at the Awards Ceremony.

NOTIFICATION

Nominees from each category will be announced Tuesday, May 22, 2012. Winners will be announced to the public on Friday June 22, 2010 at the AIA|LA Restaurant Design Awards Ceremony @ Dwell on Design.

ENTRY FEES

  • $75 per entry - AIA Members
  • $125 per entry - Non Members

Upon receipt of your registration, AIA|LA will issue an entry number and submission form. Please complete this registration no later than 4:00 PM on Monday, April 2, 2012.


> CLICK HERE TO REGISTER FOR THE 2012 RESTAURANT DESIGN AWARDS <
be sure to read the rules and eligibility requirements below.
registrations due by Mon 4/2. materials due by Fri 5/4.

Last updated: 11-Dec-2012 02:53 AM
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