AIA-LRGV celebrates Award Recognitions every year… We celebrate our Zebby Awards and Design Awards alternately:
Zebby Awards (2022)
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The Zebby Awards are dedicated to Zeb William Rike, a University of Texas B. Arch. 1936 graduate and founding member of the AIA Lower Rio Grande Valley, for his devotion and service to South Texas and the AIA-LRGV architecture community. Mr. Rike worked in our community for more than 40 years, while completing over 600 architectural projects both at home and abroad. The award will be given to a team and/or individual that has shown a leadership role in our local profession and has exemplified service to it.
Person(s) of esteemed character who have given distinguished service to the profession of Architecture and AIA LRGV.
Associate Member of the Year – AIA Emerging Professional Member
Artisan Award – Individual/Team
Emerging Professional – AIA member
Honorary Membership – Individual/Team
Citation of Honor – Project
25-Year Award – Project
Architecture Firm of the Year
Contractor of the Year
Consultant of the Year
AIA LRGV Citation of Honor
(Any member of AIA LRGV may nominate)
Design Awards (2021)
The AIA-LRGV Chapter Design Awards Program honors and celebrates its members’ commitment to design excellence in architecture. The ongoing awards program demonstrates to clients and the public the availability of local award-winning firms and individuals dedicated to providing outstanding architectural services.
AIA-LRGV 2021 Design Award Recipients:
Connie Rivera, AIA, NCARB, LEED AP – Richter Architects, Corpus Christi
Geof Edwards, AIA, LEED AP – alta architects, San Antonio
Jesse Hager, AIA – Content Architecture, Houston
We thank our 2021 Sponsors