RDG Recognized at AIA NE Awards Gala
As an acknowledgement of its commitment to bettering communities through socially-relevant design, RDG wins two People’s Choice Awards.
OMAHA, NE – AIA Nebraska held its 2019 Excellence in Design Awards Gala on November 8th at The Assemblage in Lincoln, Nebraska. Carrie Strickland, FAIA announced this year’s jury results, which included a total of 82 entries by Nebraska architects. The winning entries were featured in the AIA Nebraska Newsletter this month.
RDG Planning & Design received two People’s Choice Awards in two different categories – small project architectural detail and unbuilt architecture. Congratulations to the RDG team members and partners who joined together on these outstanding projects. These achievements were in pursuit of the lofty goal of bettering our communities with socially relevant architecture. Most importantly, these projects met the needs of our clients and function well for their intended purposes. Architect and Partner Benjamin Kroll was present at the gala event and shared his excitement for receiving these awards stating, “RDG continues to strive for the best design from concept to completion. It is critical to understand how our design contributes to the built environment and how it translates to the human experience. Receiving the people choice award confirms that our designs resonate with those fundamentals.”
People’s Choice Award – Small Project Architectural Detail
First National Bank at Colorado State University
Owner: First National Bank
Photographer: Thomas Grady
People’s Choice Award – Unbuilt Architecture
Clemson – Early Childhood Education Center
Owner: Clemson University
RDG Planning & Design is a multifaceted network of design and planning professionals. Diverse in knowledge and experience, we are united in the pursuit of meaning for our clients and ourselves. On a daily basis our ability to think, analyze, communicate, draw, conceive, and design is directly connected to the common mission we hold with our clients to do so together. For us design is always informed by the drive to live life responsibly and do it well as individuals, as a company, and as part of the community.
From offices in Des Moines, Dubuque, Iowa City, Omaha, Kansas City, and St Louis, RDG serves a broad variety of clients in the markets of Artistry, Athletic Fields and Complexes, Community and Regional Planning, Corporate, Government, Healthcare, Higher Education, K-12 Education, Museums and Cultural Centers, Parks and Recreation, Historic Restoration, Worship, Senior Living, Sports, Transportation Enhancements, and Urban Design. RDG brings important knowledge in specific disciplines of practice, including Landscape Architecture, Architecture, Integrated Art, Interior Design, Community and Urban Planning, Graphic Design, Lighting Design, Mechanical / Electrical Engineering, Strategic Planning, and Sustainable Design.
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