Ross Barney Architects
Ross Barney Architectsis an architecture, urban design, and landscape architecture studioestablished by Carol Ross Barneyin 1981. The studio enjoys a reputation of creating innovative, environmentally responsible, user focused architecture and civic spaces. From community to campus buildings for premier academic and research institutions, to high profile urban parks and ground breaking transit stations that connect vibrant neighborhoods, Ross Barney Architects has produced distinctive structures that have become community icons. The studio’s ideas and projects have been recognized by entities from around the world. Our work has been exhibited in Chicago, New York, Washington D.C. and San Francisco, and has been honored with more than 100 major awards.
The studio has been honored with the following:
-(6) AIA Institute Honor Awards for Architecture
-(2) AIA COTE Top Ten Awards for Sustainable Design
-(2) World Architecture Festival High Commendations
-(44) AIA Chicago Design Awards
-(4) American Architecture Awards, The Chicago Athenaeum
-The Rudy Bruner Award, Silver Medal
-The ULI Global Award for Excellence-Prix Versailles/UNESCO Continental Winner
-Fast Company, Most Innovative Design Company
Founder Carol Ross Barney has been honored as the 2018 Metropolis Magazine GameChanger, the 2017 AIA Chicago Lifetime Achievement Award, the 2015 AIA Illinois Gold Medal and the 2005 AIA Thomas Jefferson Award for Public Architecture, all acknowledging a career of design excellence in the public realm.