Brick Industry Association 2009
Brick in Architecture Awards
The Brick Industry Association (BIA) announced the recipients of its 2009 Brick in Architecture Awards, which honor innovative use of clay brick in eight categories: commercial, educational, health care facilities, houses of worship, multi-family residential, municipal/government, paving and landscape architecture, and single-family residential applications. All competition participants will have their work featured in BIA’s Brick Gallery at www.gobrick.com. Following are the 2009 Brick In Architecture Awards Best-In-Class winners.
Architect: Cooper Carry, Inc.
Builder: Balfour Beatty Construction
Manufacturer: Taylor Clay Products, Inc.
Distributor: Potomac Valley Brick & Supply Co.
Mason Contractor: United Masonry Inc.
Photographer: Robert Miller, © Robert Miller
South Hadley, Mass.
Architect: The S/L/A/M Collaborative
Builder: Barr & Barr
Manufacturer: Glen-Gery Corp.
Distributor: Spaulding Brick Co., Inc.
Mason Contractor: Chabot & Burnett Construction Co., Inc.
Photographer: Robert Benson Photography, © Robert Benson Photography
Houses of Worship
Architect: Maurice Jennings Architect
Landscape Architect: CRJA
Builder: Brasfield & Gorrie
Manufacturer: Triangle Brick Co.
Distributor: North Georgia Brick Co., Inc.
Mason Contractor: B&M Masonry
Photographer: Maurice Jennings Architect, © Maurice Jennings
Health Care Facilities
Architect: Leo A. Daly
Manufacturer: The Belden Brick Co.
Distributor: Potomac Valley Brick and Supply Co.
Mason Contractor: Manganaro Mid-Atlantic
Photographer: Daniel Cunningham, © Daniel Cunningham
Architect: Matheny Goldmon Architects, AIA, LLC
Manufacturer: Jenkins Brick & Tile Co.
Mason Contractor: Southern Masonry Construction, LLC
Photographer: Matheny Goldmon Architects, AIA, LLC
Paving & Landscape Architecture
San Antonio, Texas
Architect: Lake/Flato Architects
Landscape Architect: Rialto Studio, Inc.
Manufacturer: Pine Hall Brick Co., Inc.
Distributor: Acme Brick Co.
Mason Contractors: Boothe Brothers Paving Co.; Texas Hardscapes
Photographer: Bobby Eichholz, © Rialto Studio
Bryn Mawr, Pa.
Architect: John Milner Architects, Inc.
Landscape Architect: Jonathan Alderson Landscape Architects, Inc.
Builder: E.B. Mahoney Builders
Manufacturers: Acme Brick Co.; Hanson Brick
Distributor: Diener Brick Co.
Mason Contractor: Joseph Manero & Sons, Inc.
Photographer: Don Pearse, © Don Pearse Photographers, Inc.
Architect: SGA Architects
Builder: Magellan Construction Co.
Manufacturer: Glen-Gery Corp.
Distributor: Capital Brick, Inc.
Mason Contractor: Calvert Masonry
Photographer: Donna H Chiarelli, © Glen-Gery Brick
- 44As a marketer of thin brick and thin brick wall systems for the last 20 years, I see first-hand how people many view thin brick as an asset to the masonry industry, and how many others see it as material that is “taking away wall share.”
- 41When leaders at the Long and Foster Companies decided to build a new corporate headquarters just outside of Washington, they wanted their Georgian-style building to look as if it had been around for centuries. They chose oversized, handmade bricks that were made using techniques dating back 300 years, to the…