Metamorphosis Awards

The 2021 Metamorphosis Awards program is closed.

The judges—Brett Baba, co-founder, Graham Baba Architects, Seattle; Howard Hirsch, principal, Hirsch MPG LLC, Chicago; Josiah Stevenson, principal, Leers Weinzapfel Associates, Boston; and Marcy Wong, partner, Marcy Wong Donn Logan Architects, Berkeley, Calif.—chose the following winners:

Adaptive Reuse

1st: The Roundhouse at Hazelwood Green, GBBN

2nd: Fannie C. Harris Youth Center, LRK

2nd: Contemporary Craft, GBBN

Honorable Mention: John E. Alexander – South Wood County YMCA, Zimmerman Architectural Studios


1st: 44 Union Square, BKSK Architects

1st: Anonymous Hall, Dartmouth College, Leers Weinzapfel Associates


1st: The Helmsley Building, Thornton Tomasetti

2nd: Stephen Girard Building | Canopy by Hilton, BLT Architects


1st: The Hall of State at Fair Park Restoration, Gensler


1st: Franklin Square, Hickok Cole

1st: 88 Kearny Lobby, Gensler

Mixed Use

401 Park Repositioning, Elkus Manfredi Architects


1st: The Grand Palmer Lodge, Pappageorge Haymes Partners

2nd: The Georgian, Trivers

Whole Building

1st: BAM Strong, Brooklyn Academy of Music, Mitchell Giurgola

2nd: Northpointe Bank Operations Center, Ghafari Associates

Winners of the 2021 program will be featured in our November-December issue. In the meantime, view the 2020 and 2019 winners.

The 2022 program will open for entries in January 2022.

Thank you to everyone who entered the 2021 Metamorphosis Awards!