Annual Design Awards Celebration

AIA Philadelphia presents the 2020 Annual Design Awards Celebration, a virtual experience. Join us for our final social event of the year as we celebrate the esteemed firm winners of our annual Design Awards competition and honor the individuals that help shape our organization. This event is about more than just an awards ceremony, it is a night to recognize the individuals and firms that are a part of the AIA Philadelphia legacy and toast to the future of the profession in Philadelphia.

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Date: December 10, 2020

Time: 5:30 - 6:15 PM Cocktail Reception | 6:15 - 8:00 PM Awards Ceremony

Location: Virtual

Cost: Assoc. AIA/Student - $15 | AIA/Allied Member - $40 | Non-Member  - $60 | AIA Member 10-Pack - $350

Optional: 12th Street Celebration Box - NO LONGER AVAILABLE

12th Street Celebration Boxes NO LONGER AVAILABLE

Want to spice up the night? Bring the feeling of a true celebration home with a 12th Street Celebration Box! Pickup at 12th Street or have it delivered to your door, either way, this cocktail box for two is sure to make your virtual viewing experience feel a little more like being there live and in-person. 

Each box includes food for 2 people and features: Rustic Harvest Meats & Cheeses; Homemade Crackers, Mixed Nuts, Fresh & Sun-Dried Fruit; Flank Steak Kabobs Fire Roasted Peppers & Onions; Garden-Herb Chimichurri; Fresh Cut Garden Veggies; Roasted Beet Hummus; Traditional Pigs in a Blanket; Maple Mustard; Chicken & Lemongrass Dumplings; Plum-Ginger Dip; Lobster Mac & Cheese Bites; Lightening Tomato Jam; and Rosemary-White Cheddar Popcorn.

No Longer Available 


Introducing the Design Awards Pre-Celebration Virtual Cocktail Hour Trivia Lounges

Drop some knowledge of your favorite Philly sports teams or stun your colleagues with your mastery in the art of the cocktail. From music to food, movie architecture and law-themed TV we have something for everyone to enjoy - and win prizes! 

New this year, as part of our virtual Design Awards Celebration, allied members are teaming up with architects to host some friendly trivia competition before the awards celebration begins and some hot prizes are on the line! You will be required to select a specific lounge prior to the event - after you purchase your ticket for the Virtual Design Awards Celebration, you will be emailed a link to register with Zoom. This second registration process includes the ability for you to pre-select your Trivia Lounge for our virtual cocktail hour.

Here is what we have in store for you:

The Philly Special: Philadelphia Sports Trivia 
Hosted by Neal Pollock, My Benefit Advisor and Katie Broh, AIA, MGA Partners
Prize: Gift Card to Fanatics 

Rocking through the Years with O’Donnell & Naccarato: 40 Years of Music: The Quiz! 
Hosted by O'Donnell & Naccarato 
Prize: Mystery Prize 

Beyond (Q)Wiz Wit: Philly Food & Restaurant Knowledge
Hosted by Darcy Veneziale and Lillian Knoerzer both of The Lighting Practice 
Prize: Philly themed Food Basket 

Legal Eagle: Law-Themed TV Shows and Movies
Hosted by Center for Architecture and Design Board President, Rich Davies of MMPS 
Prize: Magnum of Champagne

Iconic Backdrops: Motion Picture Architecture
Hosted by Allie Lukachik, Keast and Hood and Sennah Loftus, VOITH MACTAVISH ARCHITECTS LLP
Prize: $100 Gift Card to Fork Restaurant