This annual honor seeks to recognize “the single most beautiful building or other structure” built in the metropolitan Boston area in the past 10 years.
Nominations are invited for the 2012 Harleston Parker Medal, which is presented to “such architects as shall have, in the opinion of the Boston Society of Architects...completed the erection for any private citizen, association, corporation or public authority, the most beautiful piece of architecture, building, monument or structure within the limits of the City of Boston or of the Metropolitan Parks District” (Arlington, Belmont, Boston, Braintree, Brookline, Cambridge, Canton, Chelsea, Dedham, Dover, Everett, Hingham, Hull, Lynn, Malden, Medford, Melrose, Milton, Nahant, Needham, Newton, Quincy, Revere, Saugus, Somerville, Stoneham, Swampscott, Wakefield, Waltham, Watertown, Wellesley, Weston, Weymouth, Winchester, Winthrop and Woburn).
To be eligible, a project:
You may nominate your own or any other that work you believe merits consideration. Projects that have been honored in past years and work by jurors or by their firms are ineligible.
Harleston Parker Medal
Boston Society of Architects
290 Congress Street
Boston, MA 02210
All submissions are due by 4:00 pm on February 24, 2012.
The 2012 jury may include practitioners, educators and other professionals.
January 31, 2013 (Save the date)