Awards

Cooper Carry has planned and executed the design of over thirty-five new urban and suburban districts, representing over 35 million square feet of facilities and billions of dollars of public and private investments. A summary of awards follows. We are honored to have received this recognition for our work.

2021

2020

  • AIA El Paso Jury Prize—Plaza Hotel Pioneer Park, El Paso, TX
  • AIA Georgia Honor Award for Design in the Renovation / Restoration Category—Cousins Center for Science and Innovation, Oglethorpe University, Atlanta, GA
  • ASID Georgia Design Awards, Commercial Hospitality Restaurants, Gold—Del Frisco’s Double Eagle Steakhouse, Los Angeles, CA
  • ASID Georgia Design Awards, Commercial Hospitality Restaurants, Silver—The Edith Champagne Lounge, Los Angeles, CA
  • ASLA VA Merit Award, General Design—Ballston Quarter, Arlington, VA
  • Building Congress and Exchange of Baltimore, Craftsmanship Award for Bluestone / Brick Masonry—Universities at Shady Grove Biomedical Sciences and Education Building, Rockville, MD
  • CREW DC Award for Project Excellence—The Foundry, Alexandria, VA
  • ENR Southeast, Best Sports & Entertainment Facility—Andy Quattlebaum Outdoor Education Center at Clemson University, Clemson, SC
  • ICSC North America Design & Development, Silver and Sustainable Gold Award, Mixed-Use Renovations / Expansions—Ballston Quarter, Arlington, VA
  • IIDA Georgia Best of the Best Award—Solis Decatur, Atlanta, GA
  • Multi-Housing News Design & Development Excellence Award, Multifamily High-Rise—AMLI Lenox, Atlanta, GA
  • NAIOP DC | MD Award of Excellence, Best Institutional Facility—Universities at Shady Grove Biomedical Sciences and Education Building, Rockville, MD
  • NAIOP Northern Virginia Award for Best Building, Hospitality—King Street Hyatt Centric in Alexandria, VA
  • NAIOP North Virginia Award for Best Building, Adaptive Re-Use—The Foundry in Alexandria, VA
  • Retrofit Magazine’s Metamorphosis Awards, First Place, Mixed-Use—Ballston Quarter, Arlington, VA
  • SMPS Award of Excellence, Project Pursuit Marketing Print Category—The Spur
  • ULI Nashville Excellence in Development Award—Capitol View Blocks D & E, Nashville, TN

2019

  • Hilton Best New Build, North America The Bevy Hotel, Boerne, TX
  • AIA Atlanta Residential Design Award, Mixed-Use—AMLI Arts Center, Atlanta, GA
  • ASID Georgia Design Awards, Commercial Best in Show—Oak Steakhouse, Nashville, TN
  • ASID Georgia Design Awards, Commercial Hospitality Country Club, Bronze—Peninsula Club, Charlotte, NC
  • ASID Georgia Design Awards, Commercial Hospitality Resorts, Silver—Seven South Suites at Ritz Carlton, Grand Cayman
  • ASID Georgia Design Awards, Commercial Hospitality Restaurants, Gold—Oak Steakhouse, Nashville, TN
  • ASID Georgia Design Awards, Commercial Hospitality Restaurants, Bronze—Angeline’s and Merchant & Trade at Kimpton Tryon Park Hotel, Charlotte, NC
  • Best New Office Building, Writer’s Choice, Nashville Scene—500 11th Ave. N., Capitol View, Nashville, TN
  • BOMA TOBY, Southern Region, Best Mixed-Use Development—Carolina Square, Chapel Hill, NC
  • Charlotte Center City Partners, Special Achievement Award—Kimpton Tryon Park Hotel, Charlotte, NC
  • DC Historic Preservation Award—The Bell Tower at Stanton Park, Washington, DC
  • DESIGNArlington Award of Excellence—Ballston Quarter, Arlington, VA
  • District of Columbia Award for Excellence in Historic Preservation—The Bell Tower at Stanton Park, Washington, DC
  • ICSC North America Design & Development Awards, Retail Store Design, Gold—Angeline’s and Merchant & Trade at Kimpton Tryon Park Hotel, Charlotte, NC
  • MHN Excellence Award, Adaptive Reuse, Silver—The Bell Tower at Stanton Park, Washington, DC
  • NAIOP Best of Northern Virginia, Best Buildings, Capital Improvements Non-Institutional—Ballston Quarter, Arlington, VA
  • NAIOP DC | MD Award of Excellence, Best Mixed-Use Project—Columbia Place, Washington, DC
  • NOMAtlanta NSPIRE Award, Un-Built Category, 1st Place, Quest Center for Change, Atlanta, GA
  • NOMAtlanta NSPIRE Award, Village Voice Award—Quest Center for Change, Atlanta, GA
  • The Society for College and University Planning SCUP / AIA Committee on Architecture for Education, Excellence in Architecture, Honorable Mention—Georgia Tech, West Village Dining Commons, Atlanta, GA

2018

  • AIA Georgia, Architecture Firm of the Year
  • AIA Committee on the Environment (COTE), Top Ten Award—Georgia Tech, Engineered Biosystems Building, Atlanta, GA
  • AIA Georgia Honor Award—Georgia Tech, West Village Dining Commons, Atlanta, GA
  • Association of University Research Parks Innovation Award—HudsonAlpha Institute for Biotechnology, Huntsville, AL
  • ENR Southeast, Best Project Awards, Hospitality /Residential Category, Award of Merit—Barnsley Resort Inn and Conference Center, Adairsville, GA
  • IIDA Georgia, Best of Best (BOB) Award—Georgia Tech, West Village Dining Commons, Atlanta, GA
  • IIDA Georgia, Best of Best (BOB) Award—Jaipur Living Headquarters, Atlanta, GA
  • ULI Nashville Excellence in Development Awards—Hill Center Brentwood, Nashville, TN

2017

  • ENR Award of Merit, Residential / Hospitality—Hilton Cleveland Downtown, Cleveland, OH
  • Hampton Roads Association for Commercial Real Estate, Award of Excellence, Best Recreation / Entertainment Project—The Main Hilton Hotel and Conference Center, Norfolk, VA
  • NAIOP Northern Virginia, Award of Excellence, Best Adaptive Re-Use—The Mill & Bottling House, Alexandria, VA

2016

  • AIA Georgia, Design Excellence Award—Georgia BioScience Training Center, Social Circle, GA
  • AIA Georgia, Design Merit Award—Georgia Tech, Engineered Biosystems Building, Atlanta, GA
  • ACEC Engineering Excellence Award, Kennesaw State Student Recreation and Activities Center, Kennesaw, GA
  • Architectural Woodwork Institute National AWI Award of Excellence—North Carolina State University, Talley Student Union, Raleigh, NC
  • Association of College Unions International (ACUI) Facility Design Award—North Carolina State University, Talley Student Union, Raleigh, NC
  • CMAA South Atlantic Chapter, Project of the Year—Georgia Tech, Engineered Biosystems Building, Atlanta, GA
  • CMAA South Atlantic Chapter, Project Achievement Award >$100M Construction—Georgia Tech, Engineered Biosystems Building, Atlanta, GA
  • DBIA Mid-Atlantic Region, Honor Award—NASA Integrated Engineering Services Building, Hampton, VA
  • ENR Southeast Award of Merit for Best Sustainable Building Practices—Georgia Tech, Engineered Biosystems Building, Atlanta, GA
  • ENR Southeast Award of Merit—North Carolina State University, Talley Student Union, Raleigh, NC
  • Fairfax County Exceptional Design Award, Bailey’s Upper Elementary School for the Arts and Sciences, Falls Church, VA
  • NAIOP DC | MD, Award of Merit, Best DC Urban Office Building up to 150,000 SF—900 16th Street, Arlington, VA
  • Washington Contractor Award, Education—Westgate Elementary School, Falls Church, VA

2015

  • AIA Northern Virginia Design Awards, Award of Merit in Institutional Architecture—NASA Integrated Engineering Services Building, Hampton, VA
  • American Council of Engineering Companies of Georgia (ACEC Georgia), Engineering Excellence Award, Grand Prize—North Atlanta High School, Atlanta, GA
  • Clubhouse of the Year Award, Golf Inc.—Sea Pines Golf Clubhouse, Hilton Head, SC
  • ENR Southeast Award of Merit, Green Category—NASA Integrated Engineering Services Building, Hampton, VA
  • IIDA Mid-Atlantic Chapter Design Awards, Award of Honor, Bailey’s Upper Elementary School for the Arts & Sciences, Falls Church, VA
  • GSA Project Management Award, Large Federal Construction—NASA Integrated Engineering Services Building, Hampton, VA
  • GSA Regional Administrator Award, Making a More Sustainable Government Environmental Footprint—NASA Integrated Engineering Services Building, Hampton, VA
  • NAIOP Northern Virginia, Award of Excellence, Best Building Repositioning / Adaptive Re-Use—Skyline 7, Falls Church, VA
  • U.S. Department of Energy, Federal Energy and Water Management Award—NASA Integrated Engineering Services Building, Hampton, VA
  • Washington Building Congress, Craftsmanship Award—900 16th Street NW, Washington, DC
  • Washington Building Congress, Craftsmanship Award—Capitol Point Hyatt Place, Washington, DC
  • Washington Building Congress, Craftsmanship Award—Marriott Marquis, Washington DC
  • Washington Building Congress, Craftsmanship Award—The Woodley, Washington, DC
  • Washington Business Journal, Best Real Estate Deal—The Woodley, Washington, DC

2014

  • ACI, Outstanding Achievement Award—North Atlanta High School, Atlanta, GA
  • APA Commercial Design Award—800 North Glebe Road, Arlington, VA
  • Atlanta Business Chronicle, 2014 Book of Lists, Top 25 Atlanta Architectural Firms—Cooper Carry Ranked #2
  • CEFPI Georgia, Best Design in Renovation Award—North Atlanta High School, Atlanta, GA
  • CMAA South Atlantic Chapter Project Achievement Awards, First Place New Construction, Less than $100M—North Atlanta High School, Atlanta, GA
  • Georgia Engineering Alliance / ACEC Engineering Excellence Award, Honor Award—Cherokee County Aquatic Center, Holly Springs, GA
  • ENR Southeast, Best K-12 Project Award—North Atlanta High School, Atlanta, GA
  • NAIOP DC | MD, Award of Excellence, Best Mixed-Use Project—Marriott Marquis, Washington, DC
  • NAIOP Northern Virginia, Award of Excellence, Best Building Repositioning / Adaptive Re-Use—Bailey’s Upper Elementary School for the Arts & Sciences, Falls Church, VA
  • ULI Atlanta Awards for Excellence—North Atlanta High School, Atlanta, GA
  • ULI Philadelphia Chapter, Inaugural Williard G. “Bill” Rouse III Awards for Excellence—Marriott Hotel & Lancaster County Convention Center, Lancaster, PA
  • Washington Building Congress, Craftmanship Award, Cast-in-Place Concrete—Washington DC Marriott Marquis Hotel & Convention Center, Washington, DC

2013

  • APA Craftsmanship Award—800 North Glebe Road, Arlington, VA
  • Associated Builders and Contractors, Award of Excellence—GSA Scott Project, Armed Forces Retirement Home, Washington, DC
  • Atlanta Business Chronicle, Build Georgia Awards, Best in Construction—Atlanta Metropolitan College, Academic Science Building, Atlanta, GA
  • Atlanta Business Chronicle, Build Georgia Awards, Best in Construction—University of Georgia, Health Sciences Campus, Phase I Renovations, Athens, GA
  • Building Design+Construction, 2013 Giant 300 Report, Top Federal Government Sector Architecture Firms—Cooper Carry Ranked #25
  • Client Advisor Award, Large Professional Services Firm—Cooper Carry
  • DBIA Mid-Atlantic Region, Healthcare category, Honorable Mention—GSA Scott Project, Armed Forces Retirement Home, Washington, DC
  • DESIGNArlington Award Winner—Crystal City Master Plan & Repositioning, Arlington, VA
  • DESIGNArlington Honorable Mention, 800 North Glebe Road, Arlington, VA
  • Georgia Engineering Alliance, Engineering Excellence Awards, State Award—Atlanta Metropolitan College, Academic Science Building, Atlanta, GA
  • Georgia Engineering Alliance, Engineering Excellence Awards, Honor Award—Emory Hospital Midtown ICU Expansion, Atlanta, GA
  • Georgia Recreation and Park Association, Planning, Design and Development, Outstanding New Park Award—Cherokee County Aquatic Center, Holly Springs, GA
  • NAIOP DC | MD, Award of Excellence, Best Institutional Facility—Armed Forces Retirement Home, Washington, DC

2012

  • AIA South Atlantic Region Brick Award, Honor Award—Kennesaw State University, Architectural Studio Addition, Marietta, GA
  • American Institute of Steel Construction IDEAS2 Award, National Certificate of Recognition—Kennesaw State University, Architectural Studio Addition, Marietta, GA
  • Architectural Woodwork Institute, Award of Excellence—Marriott Hotel & Lancaster County Convention Center, Lancaster, PA
  • Associated Builders and Contractors, The Metropolitan Washington and Virginia Chapters, Excellence in Construction—800 North Glebe Road, Arlington, VA
  • Engineers’ Society of Western Pennsylvania, Transportation Project of the Year—North Side Station, North Shore Connector, Pittsburgh, PA
  • NAIOP Northern Virginia, Award of Excellence, Best Office Building 4 Stories and Above—800 North Glebe Road, Arlington, VA
  • NASA Blue Marble Award for Excellence in Energy and Water Management—NASA Langley Research Center Headquarters, Hampton, VA
  • Virginia Governor Robert McDonnell’s Environmental Excellence Award, Gold Level—NASA Langley Research Center Headquarters, Hampton, VA
  • Washington Building Congress Craftsmanship Award Winner, Cast-in-Place Concrete—800 North Glebe Road, Arlington, VA
  • Washington Business Journal, Best New Office Development—800 North Glebe Road, Arlington, VA
  • U.S. Department of Energy, Federal Energy and Water Management Award—NASA Langley Research Center Headquarters, Hampton, VA

2011

  • ACI Georgia, Award of Excellence, Low Rise Category—Gwinnett Technical College Life Sciences Building, Lawrenceville, GA
  • AIA Georgia, Merit Design Award—Kennesaw State University Architectural Studio Addition, Marietta, GA
  • APA Commercial Award for Excellence—900 North Glebe Road, Arlington, VA
  • Brick in Architecture Awards, Gold Award—Kennesaw State University Architectural Studio Addition, Marietta, GA
  • Brick Industry Southeast Region, President’s Award—Kennesaw State University Architectural Studio Addition, Marietta, GA
  • ENR Southeast, Best Projects, Best Green Building—NASA Langley Research Center Headquarters, Hampton, VA
  • GSA Real Property, Innovation Award, Sustainability Category—NASA Langley Research Center Headquarters, Hampton, VA
  • NAIOP Northern Virginia, Office Building of the Year—900 North Glebe Road, Arlington, VA
  • National Glass Association, Crystal Achievement Awards, Most Innovative Storefront / Entrance Project—Arlington Capital View Renaissance and Residence Inn, Arlington, VA

2010

  • American School & University Awards, Educational Interiors Showcase, Silver Citation—Berry College, Audrey B. Morgan and Deerfield Halls, Mount Berry, GA
  • Atlanta Downtown Design Excellence Award (ADDEA), Office of the Year—Cooper Carry Headquarters Office, Atlanta, GA
  • Atlanta Urban Design Commission, Urban Design Award of Excellence—The Georgian Terrace, Atlanta, GA
  • BOMA Atlanta, Government Building of the Year—Douglas County Courthouse, Douglasville, GA
  • Energy Star Award—Piedmont West, Medical Office Building, Atlanta, GA
  • ENR, Top 500 Design Firms, Cooper Carry #59, Architecture
  • ENR, Top 100 Green Design Firms
  • ICSC, U.S. Design and Development Awards, Honorable Mention—The Shops at Wiregrass, Tampa, FL
  • Masonry Association of Georgia, Craftsmanship Award of Excellence, Projects under $750,000—Kennesaw State University, Architectural Studio Addition, Marietta, GA
  • Southeast Construction Magazine, Award of Excellence in Higher Education / Research—Kennesaw State University, Health Sciences Building, Kennesaw, GA
  • Southeast Construction Magazine, Best Office Project—Carolina First Corporate Campus, Greenville, SC

2009

  • AIA New York, Citation, Historic Erie Canal Aqueduct & Broad Street Corridor Master Plan, Rochester, NY
  • AIA Virginia, Award of Merit for Interior Design, Benning Charter School Renovation, Washington, DC

2002