A History of Excellence

April 11th, 2015

Humphries Poli Architects has won nearly 100 awards for excellence in design.  The following list includes many of those projects from the past 23 years:

2015

AIA Colorado Merit Award
Colorado State Capitol Dome Restoration

Library Journal Landmark Library Honorable Mention
Library 21

 

2014

AIA Architects’ Choice Award
Lamar Station Crossing

AIA Architects’ Choice Award
Aria Townhomes

Council of Education Facility Planners International, Peak Design Award
Isabella Bird Community School

Council of Education Facility Planners International, People’s Choice Award
Isabella Bird Community School

AIA Colorado West Merit Award
Carbondale Branch Library

Library Journal Best Small Library in America
Pine River Public Library

 

2013

Rocky Mountain Masonry Institute Masterworks in Masonry Merit Award
McNichols Building

Council of Education Facility Planners International, Rockies Merit Award
Isabella Bird Community School

 

2012

AIA Denver Honor Award for Built Architecture
Denver Museum of Nature & Science North Loading Dock

AIA Colorado West Citation Award
Pitkin County Library

 

2011

Colorado Association of Libraries Library of the Year
Green Valley Ranch Branch Library

Library Journal Landmark Library
Anythink Wright Farms

 

2010

AIA Denver Citation Award
Denver Police Traffic Operations and Firing Range

Colorado Construction Gold Hard Hat Award
Woodbury Library

Colorado Renewable Energy Society Commercial Building Award
Anythink Brighton (Library)

 

2009

Colorado Construction Gold Hard Hat Award, Architectural Design
Anythink Bennett (Library)

Colorado Construction Gold Hard Hat Award, Architectural Design
Paonia Library

 

2008

AIA Western Mountain Region Firm of the Year
Humphries Poli Architects

American Society of Interior Designers – Denver: First Place Adaptive Reuse
CCTA

Citation Winner AIA Academy of Architecture for Justice Knowledge (AAJ) Justice Facility Review
Fort Collins Police Services Facility

Design Building Institute of America Building Award:
Garfield County Justice Center

Historic Denver Community Preservation Award
American Woodmen Insurance Building

 

2007

Council of Education Facility Planners International, Rockies Design Award
North High School

American Institute of Architects Denver Citation Award
Louisville Public Library

American Institute of Architects Western Mountain Region Silver Medal Award
Dennis Humphries, AIA

American Institute of Architects Denver Citation Award
Brownstones at Riverfront Park

Colorado Construction Gold Hard Hat Award, Design/Build
Fort Collins Police Services Facility

Colorado Construction Gold Hard Hat Award, Architectural Design
Skyline Park Pavilion

 

2006

American Institute of Architects Colorado Firm of the Year:
Humphries Poli Architects

American Institute of Architects Denver Architect of the Year:
Dennis Humphries, AIA

American Institute of Architects Denver Merit Award
553 House

American Institute of Architects Denver Merit Award
Granby Library

American Institute of Architects /HUD Secretary’s Housing and Community Design Awards: Community by Design
Curtis Park Redevelopment Phase III / Blake Street Flats

Gold Nugget Award of Merit: Best Affordable Project, 30 units/acre or more
Blake Street Flats

Gold Nugget Award of Merit: Best Loft
The Brownstones at Riverfront Park

Library Journal Best Small Library in America: Special Mention
Dolores Public Library

2005/2006 American Institute of Architects Denver, The Rocky Mountain News, and The City and County of Denver Architects’ Choice Award
553 House, Denver, Colorado

 

2005

American Institute of Architects Denver Firm of the Year:
Humphries Poli Architects, P.C.

American Institute of Architects Colorado Architect of the Year:
Dennis Humphries, AIA

Colorado Construction – Merit Award, Commercial Project, $2 – 5 million
Curtis Park Redevelopment, Phase III – Blake Street Flats

Historic Denver, Inc.: Community Preservation Award
Denver Gospel Hall

Historic Denver, Inc.: Restoration for Living Award / Exterior Rehabilitation
10-Winkel Towers

 

2004

American Institute of Architects : National Committee on Architecture for Justice
Justice Facility Review, 2004-2005
Westminster Public Safety Center

American Institute of Architects: Denver Citation Award
+ gallery

American Society of Interior Designers – Colorado: First Place
Studios at 1215 Elati Street

American Society of Interior Designers – Colorado: Honorable Mention
553 House

Colorado Historical Society: Governor’s Award
Dora Moore K-8 School

Colorado Construction: Gold Hard Hat Award – Judge’s Special Recognition for
Community Impact
Curtis Park Hope VI Affordable Housing – Phase III

 

2003

American Society of Interior Designers – Colorado: First Place
John Fielder’s Colorado Gallery

American Society of Interior Designers – Colorado: Merit Award
Westminster Public Safety Center

Historic Denver, Inc.: Preservation Award
Dora Moore K-8 School

American Subcontractors Association / Colorado Chapter Architect of the Year
Dennis Humphries, AIA

 

2002

American Institute of Architects – Colorado: Merit Award
Century Lofts

American Society of Interior Designers – Colorado: First Place
Carson Gallery

American Society of Interior Designers – Colorado: Design Award
Denver Firefighters Protective Association Offices

Congress for New Urbanism: New Face of America’s Public Housing Award, Full Honors
Curtis Park Affordable Housing

 

2000

Gold Nugget Award of Merit: Best Loft
Grand Cherokee Lofts

 

1999

American Institute of Architects – Colorado: Citation Award
Grand Cherokee Lofts

American Institute of Architects – Colorado: Citation Award
Studios at 1224 Speer Boulevard

American Institute of Architects – Western Mountain Region: Citation Award
Grand Cherokee Lofts

American Institute of Architects – Denver: Merit Award
Studios at 1224 Speer Boulevard

 

1997

American Institute of Architects – Denver: Citation Award
Studios at 123 W. 12th Avenue

International Council of Shopping Centers: Merit Award for Excellence in Design and Development
Westminster City Center Marketplace

 

1996

Building Owners and Managers Association/Denver Metro: Building of the Year
Park Central Office Building

City of Westminster: Design Award for Excellence in Design and Development
Westminster City Center Marketplace

Building Owners and Managers Association/Denver Metro: Suburban Office Park of
the Year
Orchard Place Complex

 

1995

American Institute of Architects – Colorado: Design Award:
Studios at 123 W. 12th Avenue