Alum Ryan Meeks Awarded AIA Honor
CAPLA alumnus Ryan Meeks, AIA (B.Arch 2005) has been awarded the 2018 AIA Colorado Young Architect Award.
Meeks has practiced architecture in Denver for nearly 11 years, following two years of work in New York. In his time in Denver, Meeks has worked with multiple firms in the region, including Tryba Architects, and RNL (now Stantec), before finding his work home at Shears Adkins Rockmore (SA+R). In this tenure he has played an important design leadership role in major civic projects around the Denver region such as the Denver Botanic Gardens, the new Meow Wolf exhibition currently in development, the new River Mile Master Plan, and the Metro State Hotel and Hospitality Learning Center.
Recipients of the award are chosen based on their demonstrated achievement in design competition, urban design, local advocacy, community service, teaching and participation on interesting projects.