People’s Choice 2013 Awards

For the People’s Choice Awards, the public serves as jury, and everyone participates in the selection process. This award program provides an opportunity for the public to vote on which architectural projects are of most appeal in a range of categories.

 

Your favorite RESIDENCE.

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Photographer: Michele Scotto of Sequined Asphault Studio

House in the Meadow
Beinfield Architecture PC, South Norwalk, CT

Description: The House in the Meadow embraces the client’s program, rituals, and dreams. Its farmhouse roots have been abstracted to speak to the 21st Century.


Your favorite COMMUNITY BUILDING.

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Photographer: Robert Benson Photography

Warren Town Office Building, Warren, CT
Ames and Whitaker Architects, Southington, CT

Description: Town office building for rural northwest Connecticut town, exhibiting energy efficient design principles.

 


Your favorite EDUCATIONAL BUILDING.

Highland Park Elementary School - Manchester, CT

Photographer: Gregg Shupe

Highland Park Elementary School Renovation and Addition, Manchester, CT
Moser Pilon Nelson, Architects, LLC, Wethersfield, CT

Description: The building and property constructed in the 1920’s and ’60’s were totally refurbished creating 21st century learning spaces, while provided all new systems for safety and the interior environment, and taking on a useful life comparable to that of a new facility including “High Performance” standards.


Your favorite place for RECREATION.

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Photographer: Michele Scotto of Sequined Asphault Studio

Pool Pavilion
Beinfield Architecture PC, South Norwalk, CT

Description: An old tractor rusting in a field was the initial inspiration for this modern pool pavilion. The result is an exploration of eroding solid and void, planes and mass, and the richness and romance of ruins.