Design Awards 2011, Call for Entry: Increase Your Credibility With Future Clients!

Last Updated: May 25, 2011

Design Awards 2011, Call for Entry: Increase Your Credibility With Future Clients!

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Design Awards: Past Winners Say...

The Design Awards call for entries was announced April 11th. With registration a week away, June 2nd, the American Institute of Architects, Los Angeles touched base with 2008 winners, Linda Taalman and Alan Koch of Taalman Koch Architecture. They both discuss how winning a Design Award leveled the playing field between their small firm and larger firms.

  • As a small firm, what are the advantages of entering the AIA|LA Design Awards program?
    As a small firm the AIA|LA Design Awards program gave us the opportunity to present our projects and research to a large audience of our peers, compete alongside larger firms, and receive recognition for the work that we are doing.

  • Did winning an AIA|LA award benefit your practice? If so, how?
    The AIA|LA award has benefited our practice by increasing our recognition for the project, and increasing our credibility with future clients.

  • Would you recommend a small firm to enter the AIA|LA design Awards Yes, its a great opportunity and it helps level the playing field.


    About Taalman Koch Architecture:
    Taalman Koch Architecture is a collaborative architecture firm based in Los Angeles. Linda Taalman and Alan Koch are the creative directors and principal architects. As partners for over 12 years they have cultivated a collaborative method of working with clients and multidisciplinary teams that has resulted in numerous award winning and internationally published and exhibited projects.

Download the Call for Entries form below!

2011 Call forEntries Final Cover


ABOUT THE AIA|LA DESIGN AWARDS

The annual AIA Los Angeles Design Awards & Exhibit honors excellence in work built by Los Angeles architects (Design Awards) as well as work by Los Angeles Architects as yet unbuilt (Next LA Awards). In both the Design and Next LA categories, jury awards are given in three classifications: Citation, Merit, and Honor. The Design Awards juries, which are comprised of notable architects from across the United States and abroad, are selected by Committee, and change annually.

Entrants must be members of any chapter of the American Institute of Architects. Award winners will be announced and celebrated at the AIA|LA Awards Party in October, location TBD.


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