Minnehaha Academy recently received the 2019 American Institute of Architects - Minnesota Honor Award for the rebuilt Upper School.
"The Honor Awards recognize outstanding architecture and urban design by AIA Minnesota members and Minnesota member firms.
69 projects were submitted in 2019 and were evaluated in five categories: architecture; interiors; renovation and restoration; and urban design and master planning. Entries were evaluated by three internationally-renowned architects for their degree of design invention, attention to detail, advancement of sustainable design, and other factors." AIA-MN.org
Many thanks to our community who helped to make this rebuild possible with financial support and prayers. Your support has helped launch Minnehaha's next 100 years.
Thanks also to our partners who brought the project from concept to completion: Cuningham Group Architecture; M.A. Mortenson Construction (Construction Manager); Palanisami & Associates, Inc. (Structural Engineer); Metropolitan Mechanical Contractors (Mechanical Engineer Design/Build Partner); Obermiller Nelson Engineering (Mechanical/Electrical Consulting Engineer); Gephart Electric (Electrical Engineer Design/Build Partner); Loucks (Civil Engineer Design/Build Partner); PritchardPeck Lighting (Lighting Consultant); Rippe Associates (Food Service); Manage.net LLC (Technology Consultant); Augeo (Visible Mission Integration); Kvernstoen, Rönnholm & Associates, Inc. (Acoustical Consultant)
Photo credit: Corey Gaffer