The RDA jury—Architect Barbara Bestor, AIA; LA Times Food Critic Jonathan Gold and Restaurateurs, Quinn and Karen Hatfield—came to the AIA|LA offices in May to decide the Jury Award Winners and to choose the finalists for the People’s Choice Awards voting.
After a month of People’s Choice voting and more than 2,100 votes from across the country, the winners were tallied up and ready to be honored at the awards ceremony.
This year’s winners are as follows:
Lounge/Nightclub: Upstairs @ Ace Hotel (Los Angeles) designed by GREC Architects, LLC; Killefer Flammang Architects; and Commune Design. (Upstairs @ Ace Hotel also one for the People’s Choice Award in the same category)
People’s Choice Awards: