Staying current and connected:

Professional affiliations

As active members in numerous professional associations, AD’s team stays current on standards of practice and industry trends.

  • Acoustical Society of America
  • American Institute of Architects
  • American Society of Heating, Refrigeration and Air Conditioning Engineers
  • ASTM International
  • Audio Engineering Society
  • InfoComm International
  • National Association of Broadcasters
  • United States Institute for Theatre Technology
  • Synergetic Audio Concepts
  • TEC Foundation for Excellence in Audio
  • CMA, Chamber Music America
  • IAVM, International Association of Venue Managers
  • LHAT League of Historic American Theaters
  • NASM, National Association of Schools of Music
  • SCUP, Society for College and University Planners

Recognized projects of distinction:

Honors and awards

AD’s team has contributed to numerous projects that have been recognized for design excellence. Recent samples include:

  • AIA Architecture Award, 2021 – Loghaven Artist Residency, Knoxville, TN
  • AIA Institute Honor Award for Architecture, 2013 – The Barnes Foundation, Philadelphia, PA
  • AIA Minnesota Honor Award, 2018 – Carleton College, Music and Performance Commons, Northfield, MN
  • AIANY Architecture Merit, 2013 – Center for the Advancement of Public Action, Bennington College, Bennington, VT
  • AIANY Design Award, 2018 – Princeton University Andlinger Center for Energy and the Environment, Princeton, NJ
  • AIANY Excelsior Design Award of Distinction, 2020 – CityTech Academic Building, Brooklyn, NY 
  • Architizer A+ Award for Architecture + Urban Transformation, 2013 – ArtsQuest Center at SteelStacks, Bethlehem, PA
  • Avenue of the Americas Association, Technology Innovation Award, 2018 – Take-Two Interactive Software, New York, NY
  • BD+C Building Teams Gold Award, 2020 – CityTech Academic Building, Brooklyn, NY
  • Boston Society of Architects Citation for Design Excellence Award, 2014 – Hamilton College, Ruth and Elmer Welliin Museum of Art, Clinton, NY
  • ENR Higher Ed/Research Best Project, 2020 – CityTech Academic Building, Brooklyn, NY
  • Lucy G. Moses Preservation, 2014 – New York City Hall Council Chambers, New York, NY
  • Royal Architectural Institute of Canada Awards of Excellence – Certicate of Merit, 2019 – West Block Rehabilitation Project, Ottawa, ON
  • US Institute of Theatre Technology (USITT) Merit Award, 2016 – SUNY at Potsdam Performing Arts Center, Potsdam, NY