Epstein Joslin Architects

Honors and Awards

American Institute of Architects Honor Awards1

  • 2008 Honor Award for Interior Architecture: 62 Center for Theater and Dance at Williams, MA
  • 2000 Honor Award in Regional and Urban Design: The Village of Park DuValle, Louisville, KY
  • 2000 Honor Award in Interior Architecture: Seiji Ozawa Hall at Tanglewood, Lenox, MA
  • 1995 Honor Award in Architecture: Seiji Ozawa Hall at Tanglewood, Lenox, MA
  • 1993 Urban Design Award of Excellence: Back of the Hill Rowhouses, Mission Hill, MA

Awards of Distinction

  • 2008 Distinguished Achievement Award in Architectural Design of Theaters, United Stages Institute of Theater Technology1
  • 2008 Best of Cambridge Award, Architects Category, United States Local Business Association

Shalin Liu Performance Center, Rockport Music, Rockport, MA

  • 2011 Boston Society of Architects Honor Award for Design Excellence
  • 2011 USITT Architecture Merit Award
  • 2011 Build New England Honor Award
  • 2011 Praque Quadrennial: Selected for Exhibition on Music Facilities
  • 2010 Boston Globe: "Best of the New"
  • 2012 Illuminating Engineering Society of North America, Regional Award for Excellence in Lighting
  • 2012 Edmin Guth Memorial Award for Interior Lighting, Regional Award of Merit, IESNA

C. Walsh Theater, Suffolk University Boston, MA

  • 2007 Guth Award for Interior Lighting Design, International Illumination Design Awards

The Music Center at Strathmore North Bethesda, MD 1

  • 2007 Praque Quadrennial: Selected for Exhibition on Music Facilities
  • 2006 Award for Interior Design, Boston Society of Architects
  • 2005 Honor Award for Design Excellence, Boston Society of Architects
  • 2005 Honor Award, AIA Maryland
  • 2005 Honor Award of Excellence, AIA Northern Virginia
  • 2005 Merit Award: Patomac Valley Chapter, AIA

’62 Center for Theatre and Dance Williams College, Williamstown, MA 1

  • 2008 National AIA Honor Award for Interior Architecture
  • 2007 Praque Quadrennial: Selected for Exhibition on Music Facilities
  • 2006 Honor Award, New England Chapter, AIA
  • 2006 Honor Award for Interior Design, Boston Society of Architects
  • 2006 Merit Award, United States Institute of Theatre Technology
  • 2005 Higher Education Facilities Award, Boston Society of Architects
  • 2005 Award for Design Excellence, Boston Society of Architects
  • 2005 National Merit Award, American Institute of Steel Construction, Inc.

Seiji Ozawa Hall at Tanglewood, Lenox, MA1

  • 2000 Honor Award in Interior Architecture, American Institute of Architects
  • 2000 Honor Award in Interior Architecture, Boston Society of Architects
  • 1995 Honor Award in Architecture, American Institute of Architects
  • 1996 Merit Award, Wood Design: American Wood Council
  • 1995 Brick in Architecture Award, Brick Institute of America
  • 1995 Honor Award in Architecture, United States Institute for Theatre Technology
  • 1995 Grand Award Winner, National Association of Home Builders
  • 1995 16th Annual Awards Issue, Interiors: Best in Recreation and Entertainment Design
  • 1995 Citation for Lighting Design, International Association of Lighting Designers 1995 Award of Excellence, Architectural Woodwork Institute
  • 1994 Honor Award in Architecture, New England Chapter, AIA
  • 1994 Boston Society of Architects Honor Award

Bowdoin College Studzinkski Recital Hall, Brunswick, ME 1

  • 2012 National AIA/CAE Educational Facility Design Award
  • 2011 Boston Society of Architects Sustainable Design Award
  • 2008 Merit Award in Architecture, United States Institute of Theater Technology
  • 2007 Higher Education Facilities Award, Boston Society of Architects

Symphony Park Koka Booth Amphitheater, Cary, NC1 (continued)

  • 2003 Design Award, AIA North Carolina
  • 2003 International Illumination Award, Illumination Engineering Society of N. America
  • 2002 Honor Award in New Architecture, United States Institute for Theatre Technology
  • 2002 National Winner for Innovative Design and Excellence in Architecture Using Structural Steel
  • 2001 Design Award, Boston Society of Architects
  • 2001 Honor Award in Architecture, New England Chapter, AIA

Glavin Family Chapel, Babson College, Wellesley, MA1

  • 2003 Higher Education Facilities Design Award, Boston Society of Architects
  • 2002 Honor Award for Design Excellence, BSA/IIDA/ASID Interior Architecture/Interior Design Awards Program
  • 2001 Design Award, Boston Society of Architects
  • 2001 Honor Award in Architecture, New England Chapter, AIA
  • 2001 Religious Art and Architecture Design Award, Faith & Form Magazine
  • 1998 Commercial/Institutional/Industrial Excellence Award, Associated Builders and Contractors

A Home in the Country, Addition and Renovation, Sherborn, MA2

  • 2002 Honor Award in Housing, Boston Society of Architects

Columbus Fire Station No. 6, Columbus, IN1

  • 2001 Honor Award for Design Excellence, Boston Society of Architects
  • 2000 Honor Award in Architecture, New England Chapter, AIA

Donald W. Reynolds Campus Center, Babson College, Wellesley, MA1

  • 2001 Merit Award in Architecture, New England Chapter, AIA

Lawrenceville School Music Building, Lawrenceville, NJ1

  • 2001 Illumination Design Award, New England Section, Illuminating Engineering Society

Celebration School and Teaching Academy, Celebration, FL1

  • 2001 Award of Excellence for Outstanding New Community, Urban Land Institute

Summit Residence Halls, Trinity College, Hartford, CT1

  • 2001 Honor Award for Architecture, Boston Society of Architects
  • 2001 Excellence in Design Award, Connecticut Chapter of the American Institute of Architects

Richard Sorenson Performing Arts Center, Babson College, Wellesley, MA1

  • 2000 Honor Award in New Architecture, United States Institute for Theatre Technology

A House in Cambridge, Renovation and Addition, Cambridge, MA

  • 2000 Honor Award in Architecture, Boston Society of Architects

Bell /Cooley Residence, Little Compton, RI1

  • 1997 Honor Award in Architecture, Boston Society of Architects

Residential Village, Bates College, Lewiston, ME1

  • 1996 Honor Award for Design Excellence, Boston Society of Architects
  • 1994 Citation, New England Chapter, AIA

Campus Center, Keene State College, NH1

  • 1996 Illumination Design Award, Illuminating Engineering Society

Forrestal-Bowld Music Building, Exeter, NH1

  • 1996 Honor Award for Design Excellence, Boston Society of Architects

Lowell Performance Pavilion, Lowell, MA1

  • 1995 Federal Design Achievement Award, National Endowment for the Arts
  • 1992 Honor Award, Waterfront Center, Washington, DC (with six other Lowell projects)

Back of the Hill Rowhouses, Boston, MA1

  • 1993 Urban Design Award of Excellence, American Institute of Architects
  • 1994 Metropolitan Home, "The Design 100"
  • 1991 Urban Design Award (First Award), Boston Society of Architects
  • 1990 Excellence in Housing Award, American Institute of Architects
  • 1989 Design Excellence in Housing Award, Boston Society of Architects
  • 1 completed by Alan Joslin as a Principal-in-Charge of Design and/or Project Architect with William Rawn Associates, Architects, Inc.
  • 2 completed by Deborah Epstein as Principal of Deborah Epstein Architect
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