The architectural firm of Historical Concepts of Atlanta, GA, was recently awarded the 2016 Shutze Award from the Institute of Classical Architecture and Art, Southeast Chapter for their design of the River Dunes Harbor Club. The Annual Shutze Award is a juried competition that recognizes excellence in classical and traditional design. The Harbor Club won the award in the category of Commercial Design under 10,000 square feet.
The Awards are named for Philip Trammell Shutze, the Atlanta architect whose work is revered internationally as one of the Twentieth century’s most devoted classicists. The awards recognize similar individuals who are contributing to the creation of 21st-century Classical and Traditional architecture and related fields.
Historical Concepts won a second award in Residential Design category, and principal Jim Strickland received a life-time achievement award. Historical Concepts has designed many of the commercial and residential structures at River Dunes, as well as the original community master plan.