43rd Annual Masonry Honor Awards Winners & Entries

In cooperation with AIA Michigan, the Masonry Institute of Michigan (MIM) honored Michigan architectural firms and owners with the 2018 coveted M-Award for Excellence in Masonry Design at an elegant cocktail reception.

This year there were three M-Awards that were selected by a jury from AIA St.Louis and two special awards, one President's Award selected by MIM President and one Masonry Award.

We graciously thank the sponsors and AIA Michigan architects who made this event possible.

2018 awards corporate sponsors2 2018 awards event sponsors2

JURY

2018 awards jury

L to R: John C. Guenther, FAIA, LEED AP, John C. Guenther Architect; William A. Bowersox, FAIA, Powers Bowersox Associates; Valerie Michaleck, Assoc. AIA, CDT, Verve Design Design Studio

Entries

M-AWARD

Detroit Medical Center Sinai-Grace Hospital Expansion, Detroit

Owner: Detroit Medical Center
Architect: SmithGroupJJR
Structural Engineer: SmithGroupJJR
CM: Turner White
Mason Contractor: Leidal & Hart Mason Contractors

Detroit Medical Center Sinai-Grace Hospital Expansion - Detroit, MI 2

M-AWARD

General Motors Durant-Dort Factory One, Flint

Owner: General Motors Company
Architect: SmithGroupJJR
Structural Engineer: SmithGroupJJR
CM: Brencal Contractors & Ideal Contracting

General Motors Durant-Dort Factory One - Flint, MI 2

M-AWARD

University of Michigan, A. Alfred Taubman Wing, Ann Arbor

Owner: University of Michigan
Architect: Integrated Design Solutions
Structural Engineer: Structural Design Inc.
CM: Christman Construction

University of Michigan, A. Alfred Taubman Wing - Ann Arbor, MI 2

President's AWARD

Central Park Elementary School, Midland 

Owner: Midland Public Schools
Architect: French Associates
Structural Engineer: Shymanski & Associates
CM: Barton Malow Company
Mason Contractor: Edgar Boettcher Mason Contractor

Central Park Elementary School - Midland, MI 2

MASONRY AWARD

Dorothy M. Busch Library, Warren 

Owner: City of Warren
Architect: PARTNERS in Architecture
Structural Engineer: Shymanski & Associates
GC: Bernco
Mason Contractor: D'Aloisio Masonry and Construction

Dorothy M. Busch Library - Warren, MI 2

 

 

Little Caesars Arena - Detroit Lake Trust Credit Union Headquarters - Brighton
Little Caesars Arena - Detroit

Architect: Hamilton Anderson

 

 
Lake Trust Credit Union Headquarters - Brighton
 

Architect: SmithGroupJJR

Comerica Bank Norton Shores Banking Center - Norton Shores Lake Superior State University School of Business and Economics Renovation - Sault Ste Marie
Comerica Bank Norton Shores Banking Center - Norton Shores

Architect: Niagara Murano

 
Lake Superior State University: School of Business and Economics Renovation - Sault Ste. Marie

Architect: Cornerstone Architects

District Lofts - Eton Street Building - Birmingham Soccer Dome Welcome Center - Livonia
District Lofts - Eton Street Building - Birmingham

Architect: Saroki Architecture

 
Soccer Dome Welcome Center - Ann Arbor

Architect: Integrated Design Solutions

Northview High School Additions and Renovations - Grand Rapids Harry and Jeanette Weinberg Greenhouses at the Thome Rivertown Neighborhood - Detroit
Northview High School Additions and Renovations - Grand Rapids

Architect: TowerPinkster

 
Harry and Jeanette Weinberg Greenhouses at the Thome Rivertown Neighborhood - Detroit

Architect:  Fusco, Shaffer & Pappas, Inc. Architects and Planners

Oakland County Animal Control Pet Adoption Center - Pontiac Michigan State Police - State Emergency Operations Center - Diamondale
Oakland County Animal Control Pet Adoption Center - Pontiac

Architect: Auger Klein Aller

 
Michigan State Police - State Emergency Operations Center - Diamondale

Architect:  PARTNERS in Architecture

Huron Academy 3-8 School - Clinton Township
Western Heights Residence Hall Complex - Kalamazoo
Huron Academy 3-8 School - Clinton Township

Architect:  PARTNERS in Architecture

 
Western Heights Residence Hall Complex - Kalamazoo

Architect: Lord Aeck Sargent

Forest Beach Residence - Forest Beach Pearson Elementary School - South Lyon
Forest Beach Residence - Forest Beach

Architect: Allegretti Architects

Pearson Elementary School - South Lyon

Architect: Integrated Design Solutions