UVA Architecture wins 6 out of 7 AIA Unbuilt Awards

Congratulations to the winners of the 2018 AIA|DC Unbuilt Washington Awards

2018 Unbuilt Washington Awards Winners

The Unbuilt Washington Awards bridge the gap between academic and professional design communities by providing a forum for recognizing the contributions of both younger and established practitioners alike.

This year UVA School of Architecture swept the awards, comprising 6 of the 7 recognized winning projects. Congratulations to each of the winners!


Faculty - Non-commissioned Projects Category:

Award of Excellence - LISBON STORY // RE-habilitation // RE-vitalization // RE-structuration //
by Maria Gonzalez - University of Virginia


Student - Non-commissioned Projects Category:

Unbuilt Washington Award - Angles of Incidence
by Austin Edwards - University of Virginia (Hong Kong Research Studio led by Esther Lorenz)


Unbuilt Washington Award - City Fragments, Building Transitions: An Urban Stitching of Hong Kong Through Film
by Phil Chang - University of Virginia, School of Architecture (Hong Kong Research Studio led by Esther Lorenz)


Unbuilt Washington Award - Folded Barcelona - A New Catalan Parliament
by Haoruo Zhu and Fang Nan - University of Virginia (Barcelona Research Studio led by Manuel Bailo)


Unbuilt Washington Award - Post Industrial Appalachia
by Andrew Shea - University of Virginia (Graduate Studio, Mining Appalachia led by Luis Pancorbo and Ed Ford)


Faculty - Professional Commissioned Projects Category

Unbuilt Washington Award - Material Memory Retroffiting
by Luis Pancorbo and Ines Martin-Robles - Pancorbo Arquitectos / University of Virginia (with Design Team: Austin Edwards, Katherine LaRose, and Tyler Mauri)