Brian Cavanaugh, AIA | Young Architects Award

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Brian Cavanaugh, AIA | Notes of Interest

Over Brian Cavanaugh’s 16 year career, he has demonstrated a unique commitment to the practice of architecture and playing a critical leadership role in his community. His record of design excellence, his contributions to academic and non-profit institutions, and his positions on municipal boards, all speak to a career built on a deeply held belief in the value of the architecture profession and its potential to serve the public good.

The work Brian has been associated with has won numerous design awards – including local, state, and national design awards – and has been published throughout the world and exhibited at such institutions as the National Building Museum in Washington, D.C., the Harvard Graduate School of Design, the Van Alen Institute in New York, and the Heinz Architectural Center in Pittsburgh.

Brian Cavanaugh has built the foundation for a long career in architecture that is marked by more than a succession of built works. He has continued to strive for a critical design driven practice that meaningfully impacts the community in which he serves through public service and leadership. In doing so, he serves as an example to the profession of architecture as a whole. His career to date has shown this to be true, and his future contributions to the profession will only prove to be even greater.

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  • © Michael Maltzan Architecture
  • © Christian Richters

Brian Cavanaugh, AIA

Jury Comments

Brian possesses a sophisticated and creative mind coupled with a deep commitment to furthering the profession’s role in building rich and propelling communities through design excellence, advocacy, and proactive leadership. He displays a strong emphasis on public service and community leadership.

2012 AIA Young Architects Award Jury

  • 2011 Chancellor:
  • Chester A. Widom, FAIA
  • Los Angeles
  • 2011 Vice Chancellor:
  • Norman L. Koonce, FAIA
  • McLean, VA
  • 2011 Bursar:
  • William J. Stanley, FAIA
  • Stanley Love-Stanley, PC
  • Atlanta
  • Secretary:
  • Ronald L. Skaggs, FAIA, FACHA
  • HKS, Inc.
  • Dallas
  • 2012 Incoming Bursar:
  • Albert W. Rubeling FAIA
  • Rubeling & Associates, Inc.
  • Towson, MD

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