Honors + Awards

2016Design Merit Award in Architecture for Grace Street Live/Work from AIA California Council
Design Merit Award in Architecture for Grace Street Live/Work AIA San Francisco Chapter
2014Selected as one of the 90 global outposts amongst 314 candidates from 42 countries, to collaborate with the 8 partners of OfficeUS, headquartered in the United States Pavilion at the 2014 Venice Architecture Biennale
Design Citation Award in Interior Architecture for 232 Wurster
Design Citation Award in Unbuilt Design for Ambient House
2009Selected to be showcased in the Seoul Design Olympiad: Architecture and Design International Exhibition entitled: Architecture: A Userʼs Manual
2008Named one of the year 2008 "Ten to Watch" Design Studios by California Home + Design
2007Design Honor Award in Interior Architecture for Cut+Fold (Gillis Library) AIA San Francisco Chapter
Design Citation Award in Unbuilt Architecture Category for Beyond Quantities (National AIDS Memorial) AIA San Francisco Chapter
2006Finalist, Tsunami Memorial and Museum International Design Competition
2005Toledo ArtNET: Public Art Landscape: Second Stage Winner IwamotoScott with VeeV and Front
Finalist, AIDS Memorial International Competition
2002National Design Award nomination in the Environmental Design category
The 49th Annual Progressive Architecture Award, Squeeze Play, San Francisco, CA
2000Chrysler Design Award nomination for Innovative and Design Excellence
Unfolding House drawings and Ice Plate and Folded Plate, two designed rugs were selected by The San Francisco Museum of Modern Art for its permanent collection
Selected Product Design 2000, by Abitare magazine, Folded Plate, Tibetan Modern, The Architects Collection for Elson & Company,
Selected Designer to take part in the First Design Triennial Exhibition, The Cooper-Hewitt National Design Museum, Smithsonian Institute, New York
1999Selected Designer for 1999 Emerging Voices, the Architectural League of New York
1998Visionary Design Progressive Architecture Award, Woman Suffrage Memorial, St. Paul
1996Progressive Architecture Citation Award, Knox Garden, Minneapolis, MN
First Prize, Woman Suffrage Memorial Competition
1995Minnesota AIA Honor Award for the design of Knox Garden, Minneapolis, MN
1994Honorable Mention, Public Space Atlanta '96 International Competition
Minnesota AIA Honor Award for the design of Basil Cafe, Arcadia, California
1990Third Prize, Minnesota Vietnam Veterans Memorial National Competition