The American Institute of Architects (AIA) Academy of Architecture for Health (AAH) is recognizing eight projects with its 2020 Healthcare Design Awards. This year’s best healing spaces include two projects located in the Carolinas.
Award-Winners – South Carolina and North Carolina
- Hampton County Health Clinic, Varnville, South Carolina | Liollio Architecture – Built: Less than $25 million (construction cost).
- Duke Student Wellness Center, Durham, North Carolina | Duda|Paine Architects – Built: More than $25 million (construction cost).
This national awards program, which highlights trends in healthcare facility designs, recognize cutting-edge designs that help solve aesthetic, civic, urban and social problems while also being functional and sustainable. Recipients can include healthcare building design, healthcare planning and healthcare design-oriented research. This year’s projects were awarded by a seven-person jury in the following categories.
Visit AIA’s website for more information on the AIA/AAH Healthcare Design Awards.
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