2019 Design Award Recipients

Congratulations to the winners of our Annual AIA West Virginia Design Awards! The Design Awards Gala was held May 11, 2019 at the Charleston Coliseum and Convention Center. It was a beautiful evening celebrating architecture in West Virginia. Thanks so much to our friends and event sponsors for allowing our Chapter to continue investing in the future of architecture in our state through our Scholarship Program. Click on each Project Name to read more about the project.

Honor Award for Excellence in Architecture

New Construction and Renovation – ZMM Architects and Engineers/tvsdesign

Charleston Coliseum and Convention Center


Interiors – The Thrasher Group

Jack Caffrey Arts and Culture Center 


New Construction – Omni Associates – Architects

MCPARC East Marion Pool Entry Pavilion


Historic Preservation – WYK Associates, Inc.

Robinson Grand Performing Arts Center 


Merit Awards for Achievement in Architecture

Unbuilt Project – Desmone Architects

Morgantown Enterprise Center 


Interiors – Desmone Architects

Mountain State Brewing Company 


Sustainable Design – Desmone Architects

Tech Forge on 47th Street 


Interiors – Desmone Architects

WestRidge Leasing Office 


Citation for Achievement in Architecture

Interior Renovation – ZMM Architects and Engineers/tvsdesign

Charleston Coliseum and Convention Center 


Renovation – Silling Architects

John Marshall High School 


New Construction – Desmone Architects

Tech Forge on 47th Street 


Craftsmanship Award

for Excellence in Architectural Detail and Craftsmanship – WYK Associates, Inc.

Robinson Grand Performing Arts Center

Exterior Brick Sculptures 


People’s Choice Award – ZMM Architects and Engineers/tvsdesign

All monetary votes benefit the WV Foundation for Architecture Scholarship Fund

The Charleston Coliseum and Convention Center