You’re Invited to the 2017 Mayor’s Design Awards

Come and celebrate the best in architecture, place-making and design in Denver. Mayor Michael. B. Hancock will lead the celebration of this year's winners of the Mayor's Design Awards.


When: Tuesday, November 14 @ 6 p.m. Doors will open at 5:30 p.m.

Where: Chambers Grant Salon of the Ellie Caulkins Opera House
Denver Performing Arts Complex
1400 Curtis Street
Denver, CO 80204
Enter through the doorway marked "Kevin Taylor's at the Opera House"

Additional details: This event is free and open to the public! Visit the Denver Center for Performing Arts website for directions and parking information.


Awards may be given in the following categories, which are intended to represent a wide variety of projects.  

Distinctive Denver — Projects with unique features or elements that set them apart from similar structures, uses and building forms.

Density by Design— Multi-family and mixed-use developments.

This is Home — Single-family projects, including accessory dwelling units. 

Sustainable Style — Projects that make use of and promote sustainability, green building and new energy technologies.

Back to the Future — Projects that involve the preservation and adaptive reuse of historic buildings. Nominated structures don’t have to be designated city landmarks.

Active Spaces — Projects or events that activate public spaces in a way that creates interaction, discourse and community. 

Art All Around – Projects that involve murals, sculpture and other forms of art in the public realm.

Building Well, Living Well – Projects that promote community health through active living, access to healthy food and transit, or walkability.

Neighborhood Gem – Projects that exemplify the unique character of their neighborhoods and are recognized by the community as local treasures. 

SEE ALSO: The 2016 Mayor's Design Award Winners!

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