Canary Studio Honored with GDUSA Award

Our in-house branding and graphic design studio Canary Studio was recently awarded a Graphic Design USA (GDUSA) award for their work on ASU Foundation’s office installation.

Indian Creek Library Receives Honor Award at AIA Central States Region 2020 Design Awards

On September 24, the American Institute of Architects (AIA) Central States Region hosted its annual Design Awards ceremony, awarding the Olathe Public Library’s Indian Creek Branch an Honor Award, the highest distinction given.


Gould Evans Wins Kansas City Business Journal ‘Best Places to Work’ 2020

In the words of Kansas City Business Journal reporter Ellen Cagle, "This is no ordinary year, but this year's Best Places to Work honorees continue to shine." Despite the unprecedented year, we're honored to accept the 2020 nomination for Best Places to Work.


2019 Arizona Firm of the Year Awarded to Gould Evans + Canary by the American Institute of Architects

PHOENIX AZ – November 2019 – Nationally recognized architecture, interiors, graphics and design firm Gould Evans + Canary was honored with the 2019 AIA Arizona Firm of the Year award. Gould Evans’ entire studio of 38 filled the stage to receive the award on Friday night at the Phoenix Art Museum.

Salt River Pima-Maricopa Community Tribal Justice Center Recognized with Highest Honor at the 2019 AIA Academy of Architecture Justice Facilities Review

PHOENIX, AZ – November 2019 – Nationally-recognized design and planning firm Gould Evans is pleased to announce that the Salt River Pima Maricopa Indian Community (SRPMIC) Justice Center was awarded a Citation for the 2019 AIA Academy of Architecture for Justice Facilities (AIA AAJ) Review. Its seventh notable award, the Justice Center has consistently been recognized for its mediation of tradition and modernity, rural and urban, tribal and western justice. A tribal court and practitioners’ building located on sovereign tribal land, the Justice Center was designed to uphold the tribe’s unique sense of identity, beauty and humility in what has historically been a complicated cultural landscape. The Justice Center is not only a court of law, it’s a community resource that promotes well-being and civic duty.


Gould Evans Wins Two Outstanding Plan Awards from the American Planning Association (APA)

Kansas City architecture and planning firm, Gould Evans, honored by APA with top national awards for their work in Kansas and Missouri

KANSAS CITY, MO – October 14, 2019 – Nationally-recognized architecture, design, and planning studio Gould Evans recently received two celebrated awards from the American Planning Association (APA). Gould Evans’ planning work, for both the Westport District Master Plan and the Wichita: Places for People Plan, won the 2019 Outstanding Plan award from their individual state chapters of the APA.

03 MAY 2019 : AWARDS

Gould Evans Recently Recognized by Kansas City Business Journal as a 2019 Champion of Business

We're pleased to share that we were recently recognized as one of the Kansas City Business Journal's 2019 Champions of Business. Congratulations to all of this year's honorees! See the full list here.

Photo by: Kansas City Business Journal

26 APRIL 2019 : AWARDS

Gould Evans + Canary Studio Receive Three 2019 PRIDE Awards

Gould Evans + Canary Studio recently received three interior design awards at IIDA Southwest Chapter's 2019 PRIDE Awards program!

  • Young Mind Center: Award of Merit in the K-12 category (photographed above)
  • Salt River Pima Maricopa Indian Community (SRPMIC) Justice Center: Award of Excellence in the Government category
  • 30 Otis Street: Award of Merit in the "On the Boards" category

16 APRIL 2019 : AWARDS

Associated Design Group Receives ‘Small Business of the Year’ Award from NOAA

Congratulations to Larry Blanchette and Associated Design Group, Inc. for the recent ‘Small Business of the Year’ award from National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), a nationwide honor for outstanding achievement on fiscal year 2018 contracting performance within a 5 year IDIQ contract. We’re proud to be a part of the team that addressed projects nationwide, including:

  • NOAA High Performance Computing & Communications Multiple Facility Architectural/MEP Evaluations (Orlando, FL; Reston, VA; Princeton, NJ; Boulder, CO; Fairmont, WV; Oak Ridge, TN)
  • NOAA Daniel K. Inouye Regional Center Uptime Institute Tier 3 Compliance Evaluations (Honolulu, HI)
  • NOAA Geophysical Fluid Dynamics Laboratory Program of Requirements (Princeton, NJ)
  • NOAA National Centers for Coastal Ocean Science (NCCOS) Program of Requirements (Charleston, SC)
08 APRIL 2019 : AWARDS

Gould Evans Principal Melissa Farling Recognized as a Design Icon in Sources for Design’s Issue 16

Congratulations to Gould Evans Principal Melissa Farling on being named a Design Icon - for Architecture - in Sources for Design's Issue 16!

Issue 16’s editorial focus is  “Designing Women” and it offers a timely reminder of the influence of women on the design process and built environment. Melissa is one of seven extraordinary women being recognized for leading the community in amazing and unique ways.