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Rome Prize Competition winners announced

The American Academy in Rome has announced the winners of this year’s Rome Prize Competition. Approximately thirty academics and professionals in the arts and humanities receive the prize each year, obtaining fellowships and the opportunity to live in Rome for six months to two years in order to further their scholarly or artistic pursuits. The Prize is awarded to those who have achieved the highest standards of excellence in the arts and humanities.

Recipients of the 2014-2015 Rome Prize in the fields of architecture and design are:

Architecture

Founders Rome Prize
Firat Erdim
Associate Professor, Undergraduate Program in Architecture, IE University
Peregrine Projections

James R. Lamantia, Jr. Rome Prize
Vincent L. Snyder
Associate Professor, School of Architecture, University of Texas at Austin
Principal, Vincent Snyder Architects, Austin, TX
Antecedent Armatures & False-Work

Design

Katherine Edwards Gordon Rome Prize
Rob Giampietro
Principal, Project Projects, New York, NY
Walk with Me: Responsive Guides to Rome

Cynthia Hazen Polsky and Leon Polsky Rome Prize
Carin Goldberg
Principal, Carin Goldberg Design, New York, NY
Adjunct Professor, School of Visual Arts
Conquering Rome: The Curation of Acceptance

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