Recognizing Excellence in North Carolina Modernist Residential Design
The George Matsumoto Prize honors George MatsumotoFAIA. Afounding faculty member of North Carolina State University's School of Design, Matsumoto designed many ofthe state’s most well-known and historically significant Modernist houses.To continue that tradition, the yearly Matsumoto Prize competition recognizesexcellence in newModernist houses in North Carolina.
Six prizeswereawarded in twocategories;Jury Awards, chosen by a jury of nationally celebrated architects and designers andPeople’s Choice Awards, compiledthrough online public voting.
First place -$2000 - Rusafova Markulis Architects,for the Sapphire Cabin in Sapphire NC.
place – $500 -
Scott Huebner of Brickstack
Architects, for the Black Mountain Residence in Black Mountain NC.
People's Choice Awards:
First Place -Rusafova Markulis Architects, for the Sapphire Cabin in Sapphire NC.
Second Place –Adam Sebastian of STITCH Design Shop, for the Wainscott Residence in Greensboro NC.