2018 Architecture Prizes & Awards Ceremony

Special Event | May 13 | 3:30-4:30 p.m. | 112 Wurster Hall

 College of Environmental Design

2018 Architecture Prizes & Awards Ceremony

Join us at a ceremony honoring the recipients of this year's Prizes & Awards in Berkeley Architecture on Sunday, May 13 at 3:30pm in the Wurster Auditorium (112 Wurster Hall). The Department is the proud home to some of the most committed and creative students at UC Berkeley. Each year we honor their extraordinary accomplishments with special awards for excellence with competitive and nominative awards. Come celebrate the remarkable achievements and future promise of our students.

Doors will open by 2:45pm. This event is open to prize and award recipients, their families, and the CED community!

FOLLOWED BY A CED COMMENCEMENT RECEPTION at 4:30pm in the Wurster Courtyard and a CED COMMENCEMENT CEREMONY at 7pm in Zellerbach Auditorium


2018 ARCHITECTURE PRIZES & AWARDS RECIPIENTS

ALPHA RHO CHI MEDAL

The Alpha Rho Chi medal honors a graduating senior who has shown an affinity for leadership, performed willing service for the department, and gives promise of real professional merit through his or her attitude and personality.

Aboubacar Komara
Jacqueline Wong

BAKEWELL/BROWN & BAKEWELL/WEIHE PRIZE

The Bakewell/Brown and Bakewell/Weihe Prize is offered for the best drawings of decorative detail or ornament in architecture.

Kai Lu - 1st place
Melissa Sandoval - 2nd place
Jie Chen - 3rd place

CHESTER MILLER FELLOWSHIP

The Chester Miller Fellowship supports travel for thesis related research during the break between the Fall and Spring semesters of the current academic year.

Tristan Blackmore
Kevin Moultrie Daye
Adriana Perez
James Skarzenski

COOLHAUS DESIGN COMPETITION

The Coolhaus Design Competition awards a scholarship for the best ice cream package design.

Benjamin Good

DEPARTMENTAL CITATION

The Departmental Citation is awarded to a graduating undergraduate student who exhibits excellence in the field of architecture and has demonstrated support and service to the department. Students are nominated for this prize by members of the architecture faculty.

Madison Bell Lindsay

DESIGN WORKSHOPS PRIZE

The Design Workshops Prize for Practical Construction seeks to promote the use of technology and to create a focus on the practical aspects of construction.

Tong Liu
Cooper Rogers

EISNER PRIZE IN ARCHITECTURE

The Eisner Prize recognizes outstanding creative achievement in design.

Pablo Hernandez (Graduate)
Katherine Ubben (Graduate)
Parama Suteja (Undergraduate)
Tiange Wang (Undergraduate)

GERSON MEMORIAL PRIZE

The Gerson Memorial Prize recognizes one graduating student for overall design excellence as exhibited through his or her coursework. Students are nominated for this prize by members of the architecture faculty.

Htet Hlaing

HAROLD STUMP MEMORIAL TRAVEL FELLOWSHIP

The Harold Stump Memorial Travel Fellowship supports independent travel exploring significant architectural monuments in Europe and other parts of the world.

Ryan Conroy

HENRY ADAMS MEDAL

The Henry Adams Medal recognizes scholastic achievement, character, leadership, and promise of high professional ability. Students are nominated for this prize by members of the architecture faculty.

Jonah Merris

HOWARD FRIEDMAN SCHOLARSHIP | AIA SAN FRANCISCO

Howard Friedman Scholarship is awarded each year to an undergraduate student in recognition of scholastic achievement and commitment to the advancement of procedures and methods of architectural practice.

Loretta Koch

JOHN K. BRANNER FELLOWSHIP

The John K. Branner Traveling Fellowship supports independent travel in exploration of a particular architectural question or issue.

Tristan Blackmore
Ryan Conroy
Emily Gallivan
Kyungmin Hwang
Lee Kuhn
Jonah Merris

JLS TRAVEL SCHOLARSHIPS

The Judith Lee Stronach Travel Scholarships are open to undergraduates in all departments at CED and are meant to encourage the study of new places, cultures, and peoples, as well as commitment to social responsibility.

Kevin Aviles
Drishya Chhetri
Angela Kim
Hailey Windsor

MARIO CIAMPI ART IN ARCHITECTURE AWARD

The Mario Ciampi Art in Architecture Award recognizes studio-based work within the architecture graduate program at UC Berkeley demonstrating outstanding artistic merit.

Ryan Conroy
Jeremy Ferguson
Tanya Makker

RAYMOND L. WATSON BEST PROJECT PRIZE

The Raymond L. Watson Best Project Prize is given to undergraduate students whose ENV DES 11A/B projects "connect the practice of architecture to a larger body of knowledge beyond that imparted by the architecture curriculum."

Hannah Essman
Benjamin Good

SANDY HIRSHEN PRIZE

The Sandy Hirshen Prize is offered annually to an architecture undergraduate or graduate student whose interests and activities are linked to socially responsible architecture.

Jordan Cayanan
Kristin DeMarco
Brenda Zhang

SPIRO KOSTOF FELLOWSHIP

The Spiro Kostof Fellowship was established in 1994 in memory of Spiro Kostof, a professor and renowned architectural historian who taught at CED for many years. Each year, this fellowship is given to incoming Ph.D. candidates whose work concentrates on architectural history.

Laura Belik

T.Y. LIN PRIZE

The T.Y. Lin Prize is awarded either annually or every other year (depending on funding) to students who wish to pursue joint studies in architecture and engineering.

Matthew Turlock
Yang Xie

WILLIAM STOUT PRIZE IN ARCHITECTURAL HISTORY

The William Stout Prize in Architectural History is given each year by William Stout Architectural Books in San Francisco for the best papers written by undergraduates for a history class in the architecture program.

Jackeline Torres
Yuhan Zhang

Congratulations to all award recipients in Berkeley Architecture this year, including many more scholarship and fellowship recipients that are not presented at the Prizes and Awards ceremony.



 jlwang@berkeley.edu