Institute of Classical Architecture & Art

Awards & Prizes

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2016 Acanthus Awards

The Acanthus Awards, hosted by the Chicago-Midwest Chapter of the Institute of Classical Architecture & Art, recognize and promote excellence in Classical and Vernacular design. These awards will recognize achievement in Architecture, Interior Design, Preservation & Restoration, Landscape Design, the Allied Arts & Craftsmanship, Unbuilt Work, and Student Work.

SCHEDULE

July 15, 2016 ~ Intent to Enter Deadline
August 19, 2016 ~ Submission Deadline
November 12, 2016 ~ Acanthus Awards Reception in Chicago, IL

Eligibility

The Acanthus Awards are open to all design professionals, students, and artisans practicing within the boundaries of the Chicago-Midwest region of the Institute of Classical Architecture & Art which includes: Iowa, Missouri, Illinois, Indiana, Wisconsin and the upper peninsula of Michigan. Projects submitted for consideration may be from anywhere in the world. Any project completed after January 1, 2007 is eligible. Student work must be recent and submitted by a currently enrolled student.

Project Categories

The Jury will honor projects from the following categories. Multiple awards may be given in each category.

Architecture
Interior Design
Preservation & Restoration
Landscape Design
Allied Arts & Craftsmanship
Unbuilt Work
Student Work

Please click here for INTENT TO SUBMIT form.

Please click here for ACANTHUS AWARDS SUBMISSION GUIDELINES form.

For updates and all current information, please visit http://classicistchicago.org/acanthus-awards.php