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2016 Architectural Excellence Design Awards Gala

November 10, 2016 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

The Excellence in Design Awards Gala is historically the most well attended AIA Pennsylvania event and brings every corner of the state together to celebrate spectacular design!



Join us before the Gala at 5 pm to hear from José Alvarez AIA LEED AP, Principal at Eskew+Dumez+Ripple. A talented designer and Project Architect with the design responsibility for many of the studio’s largest projects, his creative work has led to dozens of design awards for projects such as the Louisiana State Museum, the New Orleans BioInnovation Center, and the Paul and Lulu Hilliard University Art Museum and has contributed for the last 17 years to the successful growth of the firm.

José will present “1+ > 1% Eskew Dumez Ripple Day of Service”

  • A design first approach to pro-bono work, staff professional development and meaningful community engagement.
  • Learn effective ways to provide comprehensive and design focused pro-bono work.
  • Increase internal design dialog and provide meaningful opportunities for collaboration thru an engaged and structured program
  • Learn how pro-bono work can grow and complement research and Business Development efforts.

Many thanks to our SILVER SPONSORS

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We would also like to thank our BRONZE SPONSORS

Andersen Windows Inc.
Fenner & Esler
O’Donnell & Naccarato
Stambaugh Ness
Wick Fisher White

AIA Pennsylvania would also like to thank our gala entertainment provided by


Purchase Your Ticket(s) to the 2016 Architectural Excellence Design Awards Gala here:



November 10, 2016
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm


Philadelphia, PA United States + Google Map