Recognition

2015 AIA Nevada Excellence in Design Awards
Citation Award – Unbuilt Category
Bamiyan Valley Cultural Center
Project Team: Sean Coulter, Benjamin Preston, and Anthony Yue

2015 USGBC Nevada Green Schools STEM Summit
Hosted at West Career and Technical Academy
Speaker: Wade Simpson, AIA, LEED AP

2014-2015 Reflecting and Projecting: 20 Years of Design Excellence
Exhibition at UNLV’s Marjorie Barrick Museum
UNLV Athletic Academic Administration Building

2014 Desert Companion Feature of Lied Library
“Beyond the Book Barn”

Desert Companion Article
Lied Library

2014 Concrete Masonry Association of California and Nevada
CMU Profiles in Architecture
West Career & Technical Academy

2014 AIA National Photography Competition
2nd Place
Awarded to: Sean Coulter, AIA, LEED AP

2013 IES Illumination Awards – Outdoor
Regional Finalist
Panorama Towers Entryway & Monolith

2013 State of Design in Las Vegas
Panel discussion sponsored by COLAB and Desert Companion
Panelist: Sean Coulter, AIA, LEED AP

2012 Huffington Post
SXSW 2012: Can Physical Architecture and Interaction Design Achieve Transcendence?
Article on Sean Coulter and Leonard Souza

2012 South by Southwest Conference – Austin, Texas
Physical Architecture Meets Interaction Design
Lecture presented by Sean Coulter and Leonard Souza

2011 Southwest Contractor
Honorable Mention Green Building (K-12 Education Category)
West Career & Technical Academy

2011 Southwest Contractor
Best of 2011 (K-12 Education Category)
West Career & Technical Academy

2010 AIA Nevada Architecture Firm Award
American Institute of Architects, Nevada
Awarded to the firm that has consistently produced
distinguished architecture for a period of at least 10 years

2010 AIA Nevada Service Award
American Institute of Architects, Nevada
Awarded to: Sean Coulter, AIA, LEED AP
Presented to the individual AIA member who has contributed
significantly to the profession of architecture through service
to the American Institute of Architects.

2010 SchoolDesigner.com Collabetition Bronze Award
Best Overall Schools –Veterans Tribute Career & Technical Academy

2010 SchoolDesigner.com Collabetition Silver Award
Best Elements –Veterans Tribute Career & Technical Academy

2010 NAIOP Spotlight Awards
Honor Award Recipient– Office Interior
Perini Corporate Headquarters

2010 NAIOP Spotlight Awards
Merit Award Recipients — Special Purpose Development
Lotus Broadcasting Studio Addition

2010 NAIOP Spotlight Awards
Merit Award Recipients — Office Single Story
Integrity Engineering Office Building

2010 CMACN CMU Profiles in Architecture
Feature of Las Vegas Day School

Las Vegas Day School

2010 CMACN CMU Profiles in Architecture
Feature of Roy Martin Middle School

Roy Martin Middle School

2010 CMACN CMU Profiles in Architecture
Feature of UNLV Tropicana Parking Garage

Las Vegas Day School

2009 Clean Air Awards
American Lung Association
1st Place for Smart Growth/Green Building
Boyd Laundry Shared Facilities

2009 LEED Silver Certification
US Green Building Council
Boyd Laundry Shared Facilities
1st LEED Certified Laundry Facility in the US

2009 American Schools and University
Educational Interiors Showcase
Outstanding Design– Roy Martin Middle School

2009 Southwest Contractor
Best of 2009, Nevada (K-12 Education Category)
Veterans Tribute Career & Technical Academy

2009 NAIOP Southern Nevada
Spotlight Merit Award for Commercial Interiors
Costello Tenant Improvement

2008 IIDA SW Chapter
Professional Recipient for Interior Design Excellence Awards
Costello Tenant Improvement

2008 Green Piece Silver Award
Schooldesigner.com
Roy Martin Middle School

2007 Best of Nevada
Southwest Contractor
Fay Herron Elementary School Modernization

2007– Category 1, 2nd Place Finish Henderson Residential Design Competition
Hexahedra House, 6,000 Square Feet Urban Residential Lot

2005 Honor Award, Un-built Category
American Institute of Architects, Nevada
UNLV Athletic Academic Administration Building

2004 Honor Award, Un-built Category
American Institute of Architects, Nevada
Integrity Engineering Office Building

2003 AIA Nevada Architecture Firm Award
American Institute of Architects, Nevada

2003 Citation Award, Un-built Category
American Institute of Architects, Nevada
Multi-Story Middle School Prototype

2003 AIA Nevada Young Architect Citation
American Institute of Architects, Nevada
Awarded to: Sean Coulter
Awarded to individuals, who early in their career
have shown exceptional leadership in design, education,
and service to the architectural profession.

2002 CEFPI Merit Award
Council of Educational Facility Planners International, Southwest Region
UNLV Lied Library

2001 Louis Kahn Award
American School and University Magazine
UNLV Lied Library

2001 Citation Award
American Institute of Architects, Nevada
Clark County Inspections & Satellite Building Permit Facility

2001 Architectural Portfolio
SchoolDesigns.com
Las Vegas Academy of International Studies and Performing Arts

2000 Architectural Portfolio
SchoolDesigns.com
Clifford J. Lawrence Junior High School

2000 Architectural Portfolio
SchoolDesigns.com
Keith C. & Karen W. Hayes Elementary School

1998 Honor Award — Un-built
American Institute of Architects, Nevada
UNLV Lied Library

1993 Best Public Special Use Facility
Golden Nugget Awards
West Charleston Library, Las Vegas

1992 Architectural Portfolio Award
American School and University
Greenspun Junior High School