Merriman Anderson/Architects, Inc. (MAA) was selected as AIA Dallas’s Firm of the Year for their annual Community Honor awards. The AIA Dallas Celebrate Architecture awards event was held on March 29, 2018 at Temple Emanu-El. The event celebrates design professionals and community members from related industries that continue Dallas’s tradition of design excellence on the national, state, and local level.
“We are proud to receive this prestigious recognition from our peers at AIA Dallas,” said Merriman Anderson/Architects founder and President Jerry Merriman, AIA. “It speaks volumes to our employees and the quality of work they produce.”
The highly coveted AIA Dallas Community Honors “Firm Award” is presented by AIA Dallas and is selected by a vote of peers each year. Chosen among a wide range of talented and reputable architecture firms in Dallas, this award selects one firm that has demonstrated outstanding commitment to design, practice, community and professional services. AIA Dallas’s Community Honor awards recognize the work and distinguished achievements of local firms on a national, state and local level.
“Dallas is home to many talented and prestigious architecture and interior design firms. All of us at MAA are very appreciative and enormously proud to be recognized by our peers from these outstanding firms.” said Merriman Anderson/Architects Vice President and Director of Design Milton Anderson, AIA.
Merriman Anderson/Architects, Inc. is an industry leader in Dallas and across the country with a reputation for design excellence, creative vision, and technical expertise. Among MAA’s project portfolio are The Statler and Old Dallas High School. The Statler is an iconic hotel in Dallas built in 1956 that was left vacant for 15 years before MAA restored the hotel which was completed in 2017. It recently was inducted as the 300th hotel into Historic Hotels of America®. MAA restored and converted Old Dallas High School, a110-year-old high school building in Dallas which sat empty for more than 20 years, into office and retail space. Other noteworthy projects include Grandscape Lifestyle Center in The Colony, Bell Helicopter’s Global Headquarters, and THE DREVER.
The MAA stamp can be seen on a wide range of project types throughout the United States and internationally. Headquartered in Dallas, Texas, with additional offices in Austin, Texas and Charlotte, North Carolina, the firm offers customized project solutions to a varied portfolio of clients.