Jeff Harnar
Awards 2021

Jeff Harnar
Awards 2021

Registration Now Open
Deadline: March 15, 2021

Registration Now Open
Deadline: March 15, 2021

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Jeff Harnar
Awards 2021

Jeff Harnar
Awards 2021

Registration Now Open
Deadline: March 15, 2021

Registration Now Open
Deadline: March 15, 2021

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The JEFF HARNAR AWARDS program was created by Garrett Thornburg in 2007 to honor the memory of Jeff Harnar and help continue his groundbreaking work in the area of contemporary design. In 2018, the award program was expanded to include Unbuilt Work and Landscape Architecture. In 2020, the program was further expanded to include the following six categories:

  • Contemporary Architecture in the Southwest
  • An Emerging Practice in New Mexico
  • Unbuilt Architecture
  • Unbuilt Landscape Architecture
  • Student Architecture Award
  • Student Landscape Architecture Award

Five of the six JEFF HARNAR AWARDS are open to submissions for work designed for the Four Corners states (AZ, CO, NM, UT). The Emerging Practice Award is reserved for firms of architecture and landscape architecture in New Mexico.

For more information, please contact Anthony Fettes at aefettes@unm.edu.

The JEFF HARNAR AWARDS program was created by Garrett Thornburg in 2007 to honor the memory of Jeff Harnar and help continue his groundbreaking work in the area of contemporary design. In 2018, the award program was expanded to include Unbuilt Work and Landscape Architecture. In 2020, the program was further expanded to include the following six categories:

  • Contemporary Architecture in the Southwest
  • An Emerging Practice in New Mexico
  • Unbuilt Architecture
  • Unbuilt Landscape Architecture
  • Student Architecture Award
  • Student Landscape Architecture Award

Five of the six JEFF HARNAR AWARDS are open to submissions for work designed for the Four Corners states (AZ, CO, NM, UT). The Emerging Practice Award is reserved for firms of architecture and landscape architecture in New Mexico.

For more information, please contact Anthony Fettes at aefettes@unm.edu.

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Jeff Harnar
Award

for Contemporary Architecture in the Southwest

Submissions due: March 15, 2021

Meet the Jury:
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Marion Blackwell
University of Arkansas

Elaine Molinar headshot

Elaine Molinar
Snøhetta

Thaisa Way headshot

Thaisa Way
Dumbarton Oaks

This award recognizes the best recently built work of architecture in the Four Corners states, one that broadens the definition of Southwestern architecture. One winning building
will be selected. There are no finalists.

PRIZE: $10,000

ELIGIBILITY: Open to architects and architecture firms based anywhere in the world.

The submitted building must be located in one of the Four Corners states (Arizona, Colorado, New Mexico, Utah) and have been completed between 1.1.15 and 12,31.20.

Entrants should include in their PowerPoint submission one slide that explains succinctly how they will use the $10,000 to encourage Equity, Diversity and Inclusion withing their firm.

ENTRY FEE: $200

For submission requirements and entry forms, please visit jeffharnaraward.com.

Jeff Harnar Award logo

Jeff Harnar Award

for Contemporary Architecture in the Southwest

Submissions due: March 15, 2021

Meet the Jury:
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Marion Blackwell
University of Arkansas

Elaine Molinar headshot

Elaine Molinar
Snchetta

Thaisa Way headshot

Thaisa Way
Dumbarton Oaks

This award recognizes the best recently built work of architecture in the Four Corners states, one that broadens the definition of Southwestern architecture. One winning building
will be selected. There are no finalists.

PRIZE: $10,000

ELIGIBILITY: Open to architects and architecture firms based anywhere in the world.

The submitted building must be located in one of the Four Corners states (Arizona, Colorado, New Mexico, Utah) and have been completed between 1.1.15 and 12,31.20.

Entrants should include in their PowerPoint submission one slide that explains succinctly how they will use the $10,000 to encourage Equity, Diversity and Inclusion withing their firm.

ENTRY FEE: $200

For submission requirements and entry forms, please visit jeffharnaraward.com.

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Jeff Harnar
Award

for an Emerging Practice in New Mexico

Submissions due: March 15, 2021

Meet the Jury:
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Marion Blackwell
University of Arkansas

Elaine Molinar headshot

Elaine Molinar
Snøhetta

Thaisa Way headshot

Thaisa Way
Dumbarton Oaks

This award recognizes a professional practice in architecture or landscape architecture that has engaged in creative work of note, and shows promise through design innovation and/or community engagement.

PRIZE: $5,000

ELIGIBILITY: New Mexico-based firms that have been established for 10 years or less.

One Emerging Practice will be selected as winner. There are no finalists.

ENTRY FEE: $150

For submission requirements and entry forms, please visit jeffharnaraward.com.

Jeff Harnar Award logo

Jeff Harnar Award

for an Emerging Practice in New Mexico

Submissions due: March 15, 2021

Meet the Jury:
Image

Marion Blackwell
University of Arkansas

Elaine Molinar headshot

Elaine Molinar
Snchetta

Thaisa Way headshot

Thaisa Way
Dumbarton Oaks

This award recognizes a professional practice in architecture or landscape architecture that has engaged in creative work of note, and shows promise through design innovation and/or community engagement.

PRIZE: $5,000

ELIGIBILITY: New Mexico-based firms that have been established for 10 years or less.

One Emerging Practice will be selected as winner. There are no finalists.

ENTRY FEE: $150

For submission requirements and entry forms, please visit jeffharnaraward.com.

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Jeff Harnar
Award

Unbuilt Architecture

Jeff Harnar
Award

Unbuilt Architecture
Jeff Harnar Award logo

Jeff Harnar
Award

Unbuilt Architecture

Submissions due: March 15, 2021

Submissions due: March 15, 2021

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Jeff Harnar
Award

Unbuilt Architecture

Jeff Harnar
Award

Unbuilt Architecture
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Jeff Harnar
Award

Unbuilt Architecture

Submissions due: March 15, 2021

Submissions due: March 15, 2021

Meet the Jury:
Andrés Jaque headshot

Andrés Jaque
Columbia University

Carlos Jimenez headshot

Carlos Jimenez
Rice University

Phoebe Lickwar headshot

Phoebe Lickwar
University of Texas at Austin

This award recognizes an unbuilt work of exemplary contemporary architecture in the Four Corners states, and one that broadens the definition of Southwestern architecture.

PRIZE: $2,500

ELIGIBILITY: 
Open to architects and architecture firms based anywhere in the world.

The project must be designed for a site in one of the Four Corners states (Arizona, Colorado, New Mexico, Utah) and been completed between 1.1.15 and 12.31.20.

One winning project will be selected. There are no finalists.

ENTRY FEE: $150

For submission requirements and entry forms, please visit jeffharnaraward.com.

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Jeff Harnar Award

Unbuilt Architecture

Submissions due: March 15, 2021

Meet the Jury:
Andrés Jaque headshot

Andrés Jaque
Columbia University

Carlos Jimenez headshot

Carlos Jimenez
Rice University

Phoebe Lickwar headshot

Phoebe Lickwar
University of Texas at Austin

This award recognizes an unbuilt work of exemplary contemporary architecture in the Four Corners states, and one that broadens the definition of Southwestern architecture.

PRIZE: $2,500

ELIGIBILITY: 
Open to architects and architecture firms based anywhere in the world.

The project must be designed for a site in one of the Four Corners states (Arizona, Colorado, New Mexico, Utah) and been completed between 1.1.15 and 12.31.20.

One winning project will be selected. There are no finalists.

ENTRY FEE: $150

For submission requirements and entry forms, please visit jeffharnaraward.com.

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Jeff Harnar
Award

Unbuilt Landscape Architecture

Jeff Harnar
Award

Unbuilt Landscape Architecture
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Jeff Harnar
Award

Unbuilt Landscape Architecture

Jeff Harnar
Award

Unbuilt Landscape Architecture

Submissions due: March 15, 2021

Submissions due: March 15, 2021

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Jeff Harnar
Award

Unbuilt Landscape Architecture

Jeff Harnar
Award

Unbuilt Landscape Architecture
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Jeff Harnar
Award

Unbuilt Landscape Architecture

Jeff Harnar
Award

Unbuilt Landscape Architecture

Submissions due: March 15, 2021

Submissions due: March 15, 2021

Meet the Jury:
Andrés Jaque headshot

Andrés Jaque
Columbia University

Carlos Jimenez headshot

Carlos Jimenez
Rice University

Phoebe Lickwar headshot

Phoebe Lickwar
University of Texas at Austin

This award recognizes an unbuilt work of exemplary contemporary landscape architecture in the Four Corners states, and one that broadens the definition of Southwestern landscape architecture.

PRIZE: $2,500

ELIGIBILITY: Open to landscape architects and landscape architecture firms based anywhere in the world.

The project must be designed for a site in one of the Four Corners states (Arizona, Colorado, New Mexico, Utah) and been completed between January 1, 2015 and December 31, 2020

One winning project will be selected. There are no finalists.

ENTRY FEE: $150

For submission requirements and entry forms, please visit jeffharnaraward.com.

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Jeff Harnar Award

Unbuilt Landscape Architecture

Submissions due: March 15, 2021

Meet the Jury:
Andrés Jaque headshot

Andrés Jaque
Columbia University

Carlos Jimenez headshot

Carlos Jimenez
Rice University

Phoebe Lickwar headshot

Phoebe Lickwar
University of Texas at Austin

This award recognizes an unbuilt work of exemplary contemporary landscape architecture in the Four Corners states, and one that broadens the definition of Southwestern landscape architecture.

PRIZE: $2,500

ELIGIBILITY: Open to landscape architects and landscape architecture firms based anywhere in the world.

The project must be designed for a site in one of the Four Corners states (Arizona, Colorado, New Mexico, Utah) and been completed between January 1, 2015 and December 31, 2020

One winning project will be selected. There are no finalists.

ENTRY FEE: $150

For submission requirements and entry forms, please visit jeffharnaraward.com.

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Jeff Harnar
Student Award

in Architecture

Jeff Harnar
Student Award

in Architecture

Submissions due: March 15, 2021

Submissions due: March 15, 2021

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Jeff Harnar
Award

in Architecture

Jeff Harnar
Student Award

in Architecture

Submissions due: March 15, 2021

Submissions due: March 15, 2021

Meet the Jury:
Deborah Burke Headshot

Deborah Burke
Yale University

Rene Davids

Rene Davids
UC Berkeley

Frederick Steiner Headshot

Frederick Steiner
University of Pennsylvania

This award recognizes excellence in contemporary design by a current student of architecture engaged in the study of regional architecture.

PRIZE: $1,500

One winning project will be selected, and one finalist will be recognized with an Honorable Mention.

ELIGIBILITY:
Currently matriculated at a school in one of the Four Corners states (Arizona, Colorado, New Mexico, Utah). The student must be in their last two years of study.

ENTRY FEE: none

For submission requirements and entry forms, please visit jeffharnaraward.com.

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Jeff Harnar
Student Award

in Architecture

Submissions due: March 15, 2021

Meet the Jury:
Deborah Burke Headshot

Deborah Burke
Yale University

Rene Davids

Rene Davids
UC Berkeley

Frederick Steiner Headshot

Frederick Steiner
University of Pennsylvania

This award recognizes excellence in contemporary design by a current student of landscape architecture engaged in the study of regional architecture.

PRIZE: $1,500

One winning project will be selected, and one finalist will be recognized with an Honorable Mention.

ELIGIBILITY:
Currently matriculated at a school in one of the Four Corners states (Arizona, Colorado, New Mexico, Utah). The student must be in their last two years of study.

ENTRY FEE: none

For submission requirements and entry forms, please visit jeffharnaraward.com.

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Jeff Harnar
Student Award

in Landscape Architecture

Jeff Harnar
Student Award

in Landscape Architecture

Submissions due: March 15, 2021

Submissions due: March 15, 2021

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Jeff Harnar
Student Award

in Landscape Architecture

Jeff Harnar
Student Award

in Landscape Architecture

Submissions due: March 15, 2021

Submissions due: March 15, 2021

Meet the Jury:
Deborah Burke Headshot

Deborah Burke
Yale University

Rene Davids

Rene Davids
UC Berkeley

Frederick Steiner Headshot

Frederick Steiner
University of Pennsylvania

This award recognizes excellence in contemporary design by a current student of landscape architecture engaged in the study of regional architecture.

PRIZE: $1,500

One winning project will be selected, and one finalist will be recognized with an Honorable Mention.

ELIGIBILITY:
Currently matriculated at a school in one of the Four Corners states (Arizona, Colorado, New Mexico, Utah). The student must be in their last two years of study.

ENTRY FEE: none

For submission requirements and entry forms, please visit jeffharnaraward.com.

Jeff Harnar Award logo

Jeff Harnar
Student Award

in Landscape Architecture

Submissions due: March 15, 2021

Meet the Jury:
Deborah Burke Headshot

Deborah Burke
Yale University

Rene Davids

Rene Davids
UC Berkeley

Frederick Steiner Headshot

Frederick Steiner
University of Pennsylvania

This award recognizes excellence in contemporary design by a current student of architecture engaged in the study of regional architecture.

PRIZE: $1,500

One winning project will be selected, and one finalist will be recognized with an Honorable Mention.

ELIGIBILITY:
Currently matriculated at a school in one of the Four Corners states (Arizona, Colorado, New Mexico, Utah). The student must be in their last two years of study.

ENTRY FEE: none

For submission requirements and entry forms, please visit jeffharnaraward.com.