Awards

2000-Present

Honor Award for Design Excellence - Residential "Large Site. American Institute of Architects: San Mateo County Design Awards.  2016.
ARA House

Grand Award.  Builder’s Choice & Custom Home Design Awards.  2016.
Retrospect Vineyards Residence

Award.  American Architecture Awards: The Chicago Athenaeum: Museum of Architecture and Design and The European Centre for Architecture Art Design and Urban Studies.  2015.
Retrospect Vineyards Residence
Vidalakis Residence

Platinum Award.  ASID California Peninsula Chapter Design Awards.  2015.
Sinbad Creek Residence

Merit Award.  Builder’s Choice & Custom Home Design Awards: Custom Home, 5,000SF+.  2015.
Vidalakis Residence

Merit Award.  Gold Nugget Awards: Pacific Coast Builder’s Conference: Best Custom Home, 4,000-8,000SF.  2015.
Vidalakis Residence

Grand Award.  Gold Nugget Awards: Pacific Coast Builder’s Conference: Best Custom Home, 8,001-12,000SF.  2014.
ARA Residence

Merit Award. Gold Nugget Awards: Pacific Coast Builder’s Conference: Best Custom Home, 8,001-12,000SF.  2014.
Sinbad Creek Residence

2014 Design Award, “Excellent Upper Level Addition.” Piedmont Planning Commission.  2014.
Bhatia Addition

Grand Award. Gold Nugget Awards. “Best Custom Home”, Pacific Coast Builders Conference.  2013.
OZ House

Trends Top 50 American Homes, Trends Magazine.  2013.
Hudson-Panos House

Mayor’s Award. City of Orinda Mayor’s Award for Excellence in Architecture.  2013.
Stein House

Honor Award. AIA East Bay Exceptional Residential Design Awards.  2012.
Prefab Prototype House (Krubiner House)

Award. International Architecture Awards: The Chicago Anthenaeum: Museum of Architecture and Design.  2012.
OZ House

Award. Builder’s Choice Awards, Single Family Residential Production/Semi-Custom Housing. 2012.
Prefab Prototype House (Krubiner House)

Grand Award. Gold Nugget Awards. “Best Public/Private Special Use” Pacific Coast Builders Conference.  2012.
Palm Springs Animal Shelter

Grand Award. Gold Nugget Awards. “Prefab or Modular Housing Concept” Pacific Coast Builders Conference.  2012.
Simpatico Prototype House (Krubiner Residence)

Award. Custom Home and Design Awards.  2012.
OZ House

Merit Award. AIA East Bay Design Awards.  2011.
Tea Houses

NTMA Honor Award. The National Terrazzo & Mosaic Association Design Awards.  2011.
Oz House

ASID Design Excellence Award.  The California Peninsula Chapter of the American Society of Interior Designers.  2011.
Morley Residence

Site Design for Improving Water Quality Award. Santa Clara Valley Urban Runoff Pollution Prevention Program Awards.  2010.
Humane Society of Silicon Valley

Special Focus Award. Builder’s Choice Award.  2010.
Tea Houses

Grand Award. Builder’s Choice Award.  2010.
Garay House

Award. American Architecture Awards: The Chicago Anthenaeum: Museum of Architecture and Design.  2010. 
Tea Houses

Honorable Mention, Santa Clara Valley Site Design and Low Impact Development Awards.  2010.
Humane Society of Silicon Valley

Citation Award. AIA SF Design Awards.  2010.
Tea Houses

Environmental Recognition Award. Sacramento Environmental Commission’s 11th Annual Environmental Recognition Awards, “Voluntarily Exceeding Environmental Regulatory Requirements.”  2010.
Sacramento County Animal Care and Regulation Facility

Project of the Year. Residential Architect Design Awards.  2010.
Tea Houses

Grand Award. Custom Home Design Awards, ‘Accessory Building’.  2010.
Tea Houses

Merit Award. AIA California Council.  2009.
Tea Houses

Citation Award. Western Red Cedar Architectural Design Awards.  2009.
Hudson-Panos House

Grand Award. The 27th Annual Builder’s Choice Design & Planning Awards, “Green/Sustainable Project”.  2007.
Green City Lofts

Gold Nugget Award. Pacific Coast Builders Conference, ‘Best Sustainable Residential Neighborhood’.  2007.
Green City Lofts

Honor Award. Exceptional Residential: Bay Area Design Awards 2006, American Institute of Architects, East Bay Chapter.  2006.
Gradman House

Merit Award.  Exceptional Residential: Bay Area Design Awards 2006, American Institute of Architects, East Bay Chapter.  2006.
Green City Lofts

Merit Award.  Exceptional Residential: Bay Area Design Awards 2006 American Institute of Architects, East Bay Chapter.  2006.
Conrad House

Green Point Rated.  Build it Green, Highest rated Multi-family rated project in the Bay Area.  2006.
Green City Lofts

Mayor’s Proclamation and First Annual Green Development Award, City of Oakland, CA.  2005.
GreenCity Lofts

‘Best Of’ Award. Best Large Multi-Family Development, Build-It Green Home Tour, Alameda and Contra Costa Counties, CA.  2005.
GreenCity Lofts.

Merit Award.  American Institute of Architects, East Bay Chapter.  2003.
Mayol Residence

Preservation Award.  Berkeley Architectural Heritage Association.  2002.
St. Mark’s Episcopal Church

 

1990-1999

Honor Award.  American Institute of Architects, East Bay Chapter. Swatt Residence, Lafayette, California.  2001.

Merit Award.  2000 Renaissance Design Competition.  Chetkowski Kitchen, Piedmont, California. 2000.

Citation Award. Sunset Magazine and the American Institute of Architects Western Home Awards.  Swatt Residence, Lafayette, California.  1997-1998.

Honor Award.  National Wood Design Awards Program.  Swatt Residence, Lafayette, California.  1997.

Historical Society Award. Sonoma League for Historical Preservation Annual Awards.  Glenn Ellen Winery Tasting Room and History Center.  1996.

Honorable Mention. Northern California and Western Nevada Chapter Concrete Construction Awards.  Glenn Ellen Winery Tasting Room and History Center.  1996.

Award For Excellence In Residential Design. Barney and Adcock Residences, 1995 Firestorm Design Awards Program, AIA East Bay Chapter of the American Institute of Architects. 1995.

Merit Award. Gold Nugget Award, Pacific Coast Builders Conference, ‘Best Public/Private Special Use Facility,” Oakland SPCA, Oakland, CA, 1994.

AIA Interior Architecture Award of Excellence. The American Institute of Architects Honor Award.  The Icehouse, Levi Strauss & Co.  1994.

Tahoe Regional Planning Agency Award.  Best Site‑Sensitive Residential Modification in the Tahoe Region.  Building and Erosion Control Awards, TRPA, Zephyr Cove, Nevada. 1994.

ASIDDesign Excellence Silver Award.  The California North Chapter of the American Society of Interior Designers and "San Francisco Focus.  The Goldman Stair, San Francisco, CA.  1994.

Best General Offices. The 15th Annual Interiors Award. ‘Interiors Magazine.’   The Icehouse, Levi Strauss & Co. Corporate Headquarters.  1993.

Merit Award.    The 13th Annual Builder's Choice Design & Planning Awards competition.  The Goldman Stair, San Francisco, CA. 1993.

ASIDDesign Excellence Gold Award.  The California North Chapter of the American Society of Interior Designers and "San Francisco Focus".  The Icehouse, Levi Strauss & Co. Corporate Headquarters.  1993.

Modernization Award.   "Buildings Magazine". The Icehouse, Levi Strauss & Co. Corporate Headquarters.  1993.   

Gold Nugget Award. Pacific Coast Builders and ‘Sun/Coast Architecture.’  The Icehouse, Levi Strauss & Co. Corporate Headquarters.  1993.

Certificate of Appreciation.  For senior center design and community service. Bayview Hunters Point Adult Day Health Center.  1992.

Gold Nugget Award of Merit. “Best Public or Private Special Use Building,” Dublin Civic Center, Dublin, CA.  1990.

Merit Award. Gold Nugget Award. Pacific Coast Builders Conference, ‘Restored, or Remodeled Single Family House’, Schultz-Able House, Piedmont, CA.  1990.

Merit Award. Gold Nugget Award. Pacific Coast Builders Conference, ‘Best Affordable Housing Development’, Coleridge Housing Development, San Francisco, CA.  1990.

Merit Award for Architectural Design. Western Red Cedar Architectural Design Awards.   Thom Residence, Woodside, California.  1990.

Honorable Mention. Office Category.  DuPont Antron Design Award. Levi Strauss & Co. Regional Sales Office and Showrooms.  Atlanta, Georgia. 1990.

 

1980-1989

Gold Nugget Grand Award. Pacific Coast Builders Conference, ‘Best Commerical Building 50,000 to 100,000 Square Feet’, One Ygnacio Plaza, Walnut Creek, CA.  1987.

Design Excellence Award.  Atlanta Apparel Mart.  Levi Strauss & Co., Regional Sales Office and Showroom.  Atlanta, Georgia.  1989.

Merit Award. Gold Nugget Award. “Best Custom Home,” Colby/Taylor House, Alameda, CA, 1988.

Honorable Mention. Class of ’54.  University of California, Berkeley, North Gate Competition.  1988.

Award of Merit.  American Institute of Architects, East Bay Chapter.  Herrick‑Kunitz Residence.  Berkeley, California. 1986

Award of Merit.  American Institute of Architects, East Bay Chapter.  Pied‑A‑Terre.  Berkeley, California.  1986.

Award of Project in Progress.  American Institute of Architects, East Bay Chapter. Heilbron Square, Sacramento, California.  1984.

Honor Award for Design Excellence. American Institute of Architects, East Bay Chapter.  H.I.S. Building.  San Francisco, California.  1983.

Design Award.  Invitational Competition by the Capitol Area Development Authority.  Heilbron Square.  Sacramento, California.  1982.

Best New Commercial Façade in the City of Oakland.  American Institute of Architects/City of Oakland, Oakland Facades.  Ionic Building.  1982.

Award.  Best New Residential Facade in the City of Oakland.  American Institute of Architects/City of Oakland, Oakland Facades.  Riback/Steffen Residence.  1982.

Finalist.  First National Passive Energy Design Awards Competition.  Miller Residence.  Santa Cruz, California.  1980.

 

1970-1979

First Award.  Plywood Design Awards, American Plywood Association.
Swatt/Everts Residence.  Berkeley, California.  1979.

Award of Merit.  American Institute of Architects/Housing Magazine, "Homes for Better Living Awards".  Paganelli Residence. Oakland, California.  1978.

Award of Merit.  American Institute of Architects/Sunset Magazine Western Home Awards.  Swatt/Luckham/Bennet Residence. Berkeley, California.  1977‑78.

Honor Award.  State of California, Energy Efficient Office Building Competition.  Office Building. Sacramento, California.  1977