Westside Urban Forum is pleased to announce the recipients of the 2017 Westside Prize, Legacy and Design Awards, presented at the June 9th Westside Prize event.

Westside Prize Winner

Culver City Transit-Oriented Development District

City of Culver City

Access Culver City

Ivy Station

 

John L. Chase Legacy Award

Arid Lands Institute

Hadley & Peter Arnold

 

Design Award Recipients

Design awards are allocated

Honor

Merit

Citation

(with Honor being the highest)

 

PUBLIC /INSTITUTIONAL

 
Honor

New United States Courthouse - Los Angeles

(Built)

Architect: Skidmore, Owings & Merrill LLP

Owner: General Services Administration (GSA)

Landscape: Mia Lehrer & Associates 

Structural Engineering: Skidmore, Owings & Merrill LLP

Mechanical and Electrical Engineer: Syska Hennessy Group Inc.

Plumbing Engineer: Southcoast Engineering Group, Inc.

Lighting: Horton Lees Brogden Lighting Design

Interior Design: Skidmore, Owings & Merrill LLP

Courts Planning, LEED®, Consulting, Security: AECOM

Civil Engineering: PSOMAS

Blast Consulting: Applied Research Associates

Fire/Life Safety: Jensen Hughes

Vertical Transportation: Lerch Bates Inc.

Acoustics: Newson Brown Acoustics

Geotechnical Engineer: Haley & Aldrich

Accessibility: AA Architecture Interior Planning

Graphics: Skidmore, Owings & Merrill LLP

Branding and Graphics: Page/Dyal

 

Honor

Eye Institute Building Renovation

(Built)

Architect: Stenfors Associates Architects

Owner: UCLA Stein Eye Institute

Landscape: Pamela Burton & Company

Structural Engineer: Nabih Youssef and Associates 

MEP: Syska Hennessy Group

LEED: Stenfors Associates Architects

Laboratory Consultant: Jacobs Engineering

Acoustics: Menlo Scientific 

Graphics: M+Works

Civil Engineer: KPFF

Cost Estimator: C.P. O’Halloran

Fire & Life Safety: Cosentini

Lighting Designer: Lighting Design Associates

 

Honor

UCLA Basketball Practice Facility

(In-Process/Unbuilt)

Architect: Kevin Daly Architects

Owner: The Regents of the University of California

Landscape: The Olin Studio

Sports Architect: AECOM

Civil Engineer: KPFF

Structural Engineer: Thornton Tomasetti

MEP and LEED: Integral Group

Lighting Designer: Horton Lees Brogden

Cost Estimator: C.P. O’Halloran

Signage and Graphics: EGG Office

Pool Design: Terracon

Acoustical Engineering: Newson Brown Acoustics

Audio Visual Design: Waveguide

 

Honor

MARK AND MARY STEVENS NEUROIMAGING AND INFORMATICS INSTITUTE

(Built)

Architect: SmithGroupJJR

Owner: University of Southern California

Planning Consultant: SmithGroupJJR

Landscape: Melendrez

MEP/FP/TELE/AV/Acoustic Engineer: ARUP

Structural Engineer: Nabih Youssef & Assoc.

Civil: KPFF

Building Enclosure, Waterproofing: Simpson Gumpertz & Heger

Lighting Design: Horton Lees Brodgen Lighting Design, Inc.

Security: Extante 360

Signage: Linespace

Vibration Consulting: Veneklasen Assoc.

Code Consulting: Jensen Hughes

Furniture Consultant: Edson Design

Contractor: MATT Construction

Users (LAB): Laboratory of Neuro Imaging (LONI)

 

MERIT

University of Southern California Glorya Kaufman International Dance Center

(Built)

Architect: Pfeiffer

Owner: University of Southern California

Landscape: Fong Hart Schneider + Partners

General Contractor: MATT Construction

Structural Engineer: Thornton Thomasetti

MEP: BuroHappold Consulting Engineers

Civil Engineer: KPFF

Acoustics: McKay Conant Hoover

Theater: Auerbach Pollock Friedlander

Lighting: Horton Lees Brogden Lighting Design, Inc.

Audio Visual: Multi-Media Consulting, Inc.

 

MERIT

LAPD Metropolitan Division Facility

(Built)

Architect: Perkins+Will

Owner: City of Los Angeles Bureau of Engineering

Landscape: Cornerstone Studios

Structural Engineer: John A Martin & Associates

MEP/Fire Protection Engineers: dHA + CALPEC 

Civil Engineer: JMC2 Civil Engineering + Surveying

Security: Guidepost Solutions

Waterproofing Consultant: D7 Consulting Inc

Acoustical Consultant: Newson Brown Acoustics 

Photovoltaic Consultant: Sustineo Corporation

Public Artist: Ken Gonzales-Day

 

CITATION

Central Pool Renovation

(Built)

Architect: Lehrer Architects LA

Owner: Los Angeles Department of Recreation and Parks

Construction Management: City of Los Angeles

 

CITATION

Hollywood Recreation Center - Pool & Pool Building

(Built)

Architect: Frank Webb Architects (Design Team - Sagar Chavan, AIA; Ken Stein, AIA) 

Owner: City of Los Angeles, Bureau of Engineering, Department of Public Works

Landscape: Katherine Spitz Associates

Structural Engineer - Saiful/Bouquet

Civil Engineer - Fuscoe Engineering 

Mechanical & Plumbing Engineer - RKM Consulting Engineers

Electrical Engineer - Storms + Lowe

Aquatic Consultant - Rowley International

Specifications - Construction Specifications

Cost Estimator - Intelisyn

 

CITATION

Para Los Niños Sixth Street Projects

(Built)

Architect: DSH // architecture

Owner: Para Los Niños

Structural Engineers: Johnson Leifield Structural Engineers

MEP: MEDG Consulting Engineers 

Builder: Del Amo Construction

 

CITATION

Silverlake Conservatory of Music

(Built)

Architect: Bestor Architecture

Owner: Silverlake Conservatory of Music

Structural: RSE Associates

Acoustical Engineer: Rat Sound Systems

Lighting Designer: Kaplan Gehring McCarroll

Contractor: SHANGRI-LA CONSTRUCTION

 

CITATION

Temple Israel of Hollywood

(Built)

Architect: Koning Eizenberg Architecture

Owner: Temple Israel of Hollywood: William Shpall, Executive Director

Landscape: Pamela Burton & Company

Project Manager: Freeman Group, Inc

Contractor: Sierra Pacific Constructors

Structural: Parker-Resnick Structural Engineering

Civil: Barbara L. Hall, P.E., Inc.

Lighting: Oculus Light Studio

Electrical: Nikolakopulos & Associates

Environmental Graphics: Newsom Design

Mechanical/Plumbing: Pullen Associates

Geotechnical: GeoConcepts, Inc.

Acoustic: Newson Brown

Milled Ceiling: CW Keller

Sunshade: Ramirez Ironworks

Shotcrete Wall: Shaw & Sons

 

PUBLIC/OPEN SPACE

HONOR

Row DTLA “Garage Garden”

(Built)

Architect: Rios Clementi Hale Studios

Owner: Atlas Capital Group, LLC

Parking: Choate Parking Consultants

Contractor: Bomel Construction

 

MERIT

Rumblefish

(In-Process/Unbuilt)

Architect: Studio Pali Fekete architects [SPF:a]

Owner: City of Los Angeles, Bureau of Engineering

Landscape: Hood Design

 

CITATION

Santa Monica Crosswalks Pilot Project

(Built)

Planning Consultant: Here LA

Owner: City of Santa Monica

Landscape: DPDG

Public Art Implementation: Now Art LA

 

SCHOOLS

CITATION

Milken School Advanced Sciences Institute

(Built)

Architect: Lehrer Architects LA 

Owner: Milken Community Schools

General Contractor: Del Amo Construction

Mechanical, Electrical, and Plumbing Engineering: Stantec

Acoustical Engineering: Arup

 

MULTI-UNIT HOUSING
 

CITATION

SAWTELLE

(In-Process/Unbuilt)

Architect: SHUBINDONALDSON Architects

Owner: HQ Development, LLC

Structural Engineer: JLA

MEP Engineer: AJ Design Group

Lighting Designer: Oculus Light Studio

Civil Engineer: Westcon Engineering

Landscape Architect: PLACE

ShubinDonaldson Team: Ivan Blanco, Geo Chevez, Mark Hershman, Ilya Kozin, Fredrik Nillson, Russell Shubin

 

MIXED USE

 
MERIT

Row DTLA “Produce Renovation”

(Built)

Architect: Rios Clementi Hale Studios

Owner: Atlas Capital Group, LLC

Contractor: CityConstructors

 

MERIT

Thaxton & Associates Office Building

(Built)

Architect: Griffin Enright Architects

Owner: Mike Thaxton, Thaxton & Associates

 

CITATION

Lincoln Collection

(In-Process/Unbuilt)

Architect: Michael Folonis Architects

Owner: Century West Partners

Landscape: Sqla Inc. Landscape Architects

 

RETAIL
 

HONOR

RTA Melrose

(Built)

Architect: Dan Brunn Architecture

Owner: RTA Brand

Landscape: Dan Brunn Architecture

General contractor: Modaa Construction

 

MERIT

Platform

(Built)

Architect: Abramson Teiger Architects

Owner: Runyon Group

Landscape: Artifex10

Lighting Designer: LFA Lighting Design

Environmental Consultant: Citadel Environmental Services

General Contractor: Del Amo Construction

Structural Engineer: Nabih Youssef Associates

Civil Enginner: VCA Engineers

MEP Engineer: Arc Engineering

 

OFFICE

 

CITATION

WE3 at Water’s Edge

(In-Process/Unbuilt)

Architect: Studio Pali Fekete architects

Landscape: Bennitt Design Group 

 

WE WOULD LIKE TO THANK OUR JURORS FOR THEIR DEDICATION & HARD WORK

 

JURY

Lyra Kilston - Writer, Journalist

Credits include Wired, KCET, and research/curatorial team for: Overdrive: Los Angeles Constructs the Future, 1940–1990 at the Getty Center in 2013

Stuart Magruder, AIA, LEED - Founder and Principal, Studio Nova A Architects 

2012 Young Architects Award, 2012 AIA|LA President, Board Member, Bond Oversight Committee, Los Angeles Unified School District


Jim Suhr, Principal, James Suhr & Associates

past President of the Westside Urban Forum

Managing Partner, James Suhr & Associates LLC

 

DESIGN AWARDS COMMITTEE


Tony Pleskow, AIA, Co-Chair

Principal, Pleskow Architects

Tibby Rothman, Co-Chair

Marketing and PR Strategist, AIA | LA

 

*organizational references are for identification only

 

 

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