Ringo is a finalist in Architizer’s A+ Awards

March 12, 2014 by metalab

Ringo was selected as a 2014 finalist for the Products + Lighting category in this year's Architizer A+ Awards. Be sure to vote before March 21! 

PV-Pod wins 2012 ARCHITECT Magazine R+D Award

July 10, 2012 by metalab

The PV-Pod makes the cover of ARCHITECT Magazine as the winner of the magazine's Research + Development Award 2012. Jurors Gordon Gill, Jinhee Park, and Martina Decker were impressed by the PV-Pod's practicality and simplicity.  

Smilebooth earns honorable mention in I.D. magazine’s 2011 Annual Design Review

December 02, 2011 by metalab

I.D. Magazine's Annual Design Review is a prestigious competition that recognizes the best in product, furniture, graphic, and environmental design.  Smilebooth Queso earned honorable mention among other product submissions in 2011. 

AIA Houston Artist of the Year 2011

January 17, 2011 by metalab

Metalab received Artist of the Year award for 2011 from the Houston chapter of the American Institute of Architects. Some of the projects for which Metalab was recognized this year include the PV Pod, SPACE, Linus in collaboration with Smilebooth, gro-POD, and installation of Jaume Plensa's Tolerance.

AIA Houston 2009 Design Awards

November 15, 2009 by metalab

Metalab was recognized in AIA Houston's 2009 Design Awards for the Green Development Sales Center at the Mirabeau B. at Hyde Park and Waugh, a green condiminium complex.  This project was another adaptation of SPACE.

Ceiling Cloud receives first prize at the AA|FAB Designing Fabrication Awards in London

September 27, 2009 by metalab

Ceiling Cloud was awarded first prize in the "interior" category of the Designing Fabrication Awards for its successful integration of design aesthetics, lighting, environmental performance and fabrication.  Part of the London Design Festival, the awards were organized by the AA|FAB cluster of the Architectural Association School.  

Round Pen recognized in the AIA Houston 2008 Design Awards

December 02, 2008 by metalab

Round Pen, the horse-training arena manufactured as a kit-of-parts and installed at the ranch of Lyle Lovett, was awarded a 2008 Design Award for Architecture by AIA Houston.