AWARDS/HONORS LIST

2017

Bay Area Power Women 2017
Sylvia Kwan honored as one of the Bay Area's Most Influential Women In Commercial Real Estate
Presented by: Bisnow

2016

JINS Flagship Store, San Francisco, CA
1st Place -- Hard-Line Specialty Category for Excellence in Store Design
Presented by:  Retail Design Institute

Rockwell, San Francisco, CA
Best Architectural Design of an Attached Community - Silver Award
Presented by:  National Association of Home Builder

San Francisco Business Times 100 Top Women Owned Businesses in the Bay Area

Bay Area Power Women 2016
Sylvia Kwan honored as one of the Bay Area's 50 Most Influential Women In Commercial Real Estate
Presented by: Bisnow

2015

Marlow, San Francisco, CA
Gold Nugget Award of Merit: Best Multifamily Housing
Presented by:  Pacific Coast Builder Conference (PCBC)

Marlow, San Francisco, CA
Architecture Merit Award
Presented by:  AIASF

SFO West Field Cargo, San Francisco, CA
2015 IPI Partnered Project of the Year Award - Ruby Level
Presented by:  International Partnering Institute 

Vida, San Francisco, CA
Winner -- Real Estate Deals 2015 Market-Rate Residential Development
Presented by:  San Francisco Business Times

Vida, San Francisco, CA
Best Architectural Design of an Attached Community URBAN - Silver Award
Presented by:  National Association of Home Builder

Cielo, Seattle, WA
2nd Place – Highrise Category for 2015 Peoples’ Choice Urban Design Award
Presented by: City of Seattle Design Review

2014

Architectural Record "Top 5 Design Firms in Transportation", Ranked #3

Arterra, San Francisco, CA
Builder's Choice and Custom Home Design: Green Multifamily
Presented by:  Custom Home and Builder

Central Subway Project’s Chinatown Station, San Francisco, CA
"Universal Design is Good Design" Online Accessibility Courses Case Study
Presented by:  AIACC

San Francisco Business Times 100 Top Women Owned Businesses in the Bay Area

2012

Community College of San Mateo Health & Wellness Center, San Mateo, CA
DBIA Design Excellence
Presented by:  DBIA

2011

Community College of San Mateo Health & Wellness Center, San Mateo, CA
Green Building Award
Presented by:  Sustainable San Mateo County

2010

Kwan Henmi Architecture/Planning, San Francisco, CA
Top Green Designers Award
Presented by:  California Construction

2009

Arterra, San Francisco, CA
Best Multifamily Residential
Presented by:  California Construction

Icon@ Doyle, Emeryville, CA
Gold Nugget Award of Merit:  Outstanding Mid-rise Apartment
Presented by:  Pacific Coast Builder Conference (PCBC)

Parkview Terraces Senior Housing, Oakland, CA
AIA East Bay Award
Presented by:  AIA East Bay

Arterra, San Francisco, CA
Builder’s Choice Design & Planning Award
Presented by:  Builder Magazine

Parkview Terraces Senior Housing, Oakland, CA
Builder’s Choice Design & Planning Award
Presented by:  Builder Magazine

Icon@ Doyle, Emeryville, CA
Builder’s Choice Design & Planning Award
Presented by:  Builder Magazine

Transcontinental Northern California Printing Facility, Fremont, CA
Award of Merit
Presented by:  California Construction

2008

Kwan Henmi Architecture/Planning
San Francisco Green Business
Presented by:  San Francisco Department of the Environment

Icon @ Doyle, Emeryville, CA
Gold Nugget Award of Merit
Presented by:  Pacific Coast Builder Conference (PCBC)

Parkview Terraces Senior Housing, Oakland, CA
Gold Nugget Award of Merit
Presented by:  Pacific Coast Builder Conference (PCBC)

2007

Bessie Carmichael Elementary School, San Francisco, CA
CASH/AIACC Honor Award
Presented by:  Coalition for Adequate School Housing (CASH) and AIACC

2004

Moscone West Convention Center, San Francisco, CA
Real Estate Deals of the Year Award:  Best Public/Cultural Deal
Presented by:  San Francisco Business Times

2002

The Paramount, San Francisco, CA
Best Private Project Over $15 Million/National Design Build Award
Presented by:  Design Build Education & Research Foundation

San Francisco International Airport, International Terminal, San Francisco, CA
Innovative Design and Excellence In Architecture with Steel: First Place
Presented by:  American Institute of Steel Construction

2001

IDEC Headquarters, Sunnyvale, CA
Harry H. Edwards Design Award
Presented by:  Precast Concrete Institute

San Francisco International Airport, International Terminal, San Francisco, CA
Best of the Bay and Beyond: Interior Architecture
Presented by:  AIASF

2000

Leland Apartments, San Francisco, CA
Gold Nugget Award of Merit:  Best Value for Affordable Project
Presented by:  Pacific Coast Builder Conference (PCBC)

Leland Apartments, San Francisco, CA
Alan J. Rothman Housing Accessibility Award
Presented by: AIA/US Department of Housing & Urban Development

1998

Jean Parker Elementary School, San Francisco, CA
AIA Honor Award
Presented by:  AIACC

1997

AirTrain Domestic Terminal Stations at San Francisco International Airport, San Francisco, CA
AIA Certificate of Merit
Presented by:  AIA National

Midsummer Lane, Castro Valley, CA
Merit Award
Presented by:  Builder Magazine