This award recognizes alumni of the UW Department of Architecture whose career achievements in the profession of architecture, as well as in the broader community, have made a significant contribution to the built environment of the Puget Sound region and beyond. The recipients of this award are individuals who have had a distinguished career as evidenced in the excellence of their built work, the significance of their impact on the community, and the generosity of their commitment to the education of architects.

2019 Awardees:


George Suyama
M.Arch 1967
Principal, Suyama Peterson Deguchi

Tom Kundig
M.Arch 1981
Owner, Design Principal,  Olson Kundig