INTRODUCTION AND ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS

ARCHITECT'S STATEMENTS

CONCRETE PLACES IN A LANDSCAPE OF ILLUSIONS

CHRONOLOGYOF BUILT AND UN-BUILT WORKS

THE ARCHITECTURE OF DONALD SINGER 1964-1999 EXHIBITION CHECKLIST

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Biography of Donald Singer
DONALD SINGER, FAIA
PRESIDENT, SINGERARCHITECTS

REGISTRATION: Architect, State of Florida 1962

EDUCATION: M.S. Arch. Columbia University 1961 B. Arch. University of Florida 1960

PROFESSIONAL AFFILIATION: Fellow of the American Institute of Architects AIA National Committee on Design (1982-1986) Charter Member, Formica Corporation DESIGN ADVISORY BOARD AIA Florida, Design Awards Chairman AIA Fort Lauderdale, Past President

COMMUNITY AFFILIATION:

  • Design Broward (Cultural Affairs Council)
  • Chairman Fort Lauderdale Downtown Council
  • President Broward County Art in Public Places Board
  • Chairman Fort Lauderdale Sign Advisory Board
  • Vice Chairman Fort Lauderdale Riverwalk Sub-Committee
  • Vice Chairman Fort Lauderdale Historic Preservation Board Museum of Art
  • Board of Trustees Discovery Center
  • Board of Trustees Design Critique Committee Dade County Aviation Authority Florida Atlantic University School of Architecture Advisory Council

PROFESSIONAL RECOGNITION:The 1998 American Architecture Awards Exhibit, hosted by the Chicago Athenaeum has selected Donald Singer’s Star Island Residence as one of 40 works to be presented. The American Institute of Architects Florida Region awarded SingerArchitects the Firm of the Year Award in 1997, recognizing over twenty years of dedicated service to the profession and the community leadership provided by himself and those established within his firm. In San Francisco, California in 1985, the American Institute of Architects inducted Donald Singer into the COLLEGE OF FELLOWS for his contributions to the profession of architecture in the area of design. The Broward Cultural Affairs Council presented Donald Singer with the Moretti Award for outstanding contributions to the Arts in 1985. In 1984 Donald Singer was awarded the AWARD OF HONOR FOR DESIGN by the Florida Association of the American Institute of Architects in recognition of the high quality and originality of his work over an extended period of time and his advancement of the cause of good architecture in the State of Florida. AWARDS Chicago Athenaeum Awards Exhibit

American Architecture, 1998 Firm of the Year Award, AIA Florida, 1997 Award of Excellence in Architecture, AIA Florida, 1997 Test of Time Award, AIA Florida, 1996 AIA Broward Chapter, Award of Excellence, 1996 AIA Broward Chapter, Award of Merit, 1996 AIA Broward Chapter, Award of Excellence, 1995 AIA Broward Chapter, Award of Merit, 1995 AIA Broward Chapter, Award of Merit, 1994 AIA Broward Chapter, Honorable Mention, 1992 AIA Broward Chapter, Award of Excellence of Unbuilt Projects, 1991 Concrete Structure of the Year, Florida Concrete Association, 1990 AIA Broward Chapter, Award of Excellence, 1990 South Florida Home of the Year, Florida Home & Garden, 1989 AIA Broward Chapter, Award of Excellence, 1989 Concrete Structure of the Year, Florida Concrete Association, 1988 Award of Excellence in Architecture (2), AIA Florida, 1987 AIA Broward Chapter, Award of Excellence (2), 1987 AIA Broward Chapter, Award of Merit, 1986 Governor’s Design Award, 1985 Award of Excellence in Architecture, AIA Florida, 1983 Concrete Structure of the Year, Florida Concrete Institute, 1983 AIA Broward Chapter, Award of Merit, 1983 Award of Excellence in Architecture (2), AIA Florida, 1981 AIA Broward Chapter, Honor Awards (2), 1979 Honor Award, Community Appearance Board, City of Ft. Laud., 1978 AIA Broward Chapter, Design Award, 1978 Record House of the Year, Architectural Record, 1978 AIA Broward Chapter, Design Award, 1977 AIA Broward Chapter, Design Award, 1976 Record House of the Year, Architectural Record, 1975 Concrete Structure of the Year, Florida Concrete Institute, 1975 Merit Award, AIA Florida, 1974 Honor Award, AIA Florida, 1974 AIA Broward Chapter, Design Award, 1973 Concrete Structure of Year, Florida Concrete Institute, 1972 Merit Award, AIA Florida, 1972 Record House of the Year, Architectural Record, 1971 Work included in U.S. Information Agency Traveling Exhibit—“Architecture U.S.A.,” 1970 Record House of the Year, Architectural Record, 1969 Best Building Award, Miami Herald, 1965 Best Building Award, Miami Herald, 1965 Honor Award, AIA Florida, 1965

GUEST LECTURER/CRITIC: University of Houston, Department of Architecture University of Florida, School of Architecture

(3) Broward Community College, Department of Fine Arts

(2) Museum of Art, Fort Lauderdale Dade Junior College, Department of Architecture

(2) Auburn University, Department of Architecture Virginia Polytechnic Institute, School of Architecture University of Miami, Department of Architecture Columbia of University, Graduate School of Architecture Florida Atlantic University School or Architecture

PROFESSIONAL ADVISOR: Fort Lauderdale Riverfront Plaza Competition (National), 1982