Awards

Awards:

Top Honors:

1990 Honor Award, American Institute of Architects. The Pavilion is the only structure in Mississippi ever to receive this award.
1991 Honor Award, American Society of Landscape Architects. This too is the highest national award given in its field and is the only one ever to be received in Mississippi.


Structural Architecture:
Pinecote Pavilion was designed by the American Institute of Architects Gold Medal winner, Fay Jones of Fayetteville, Arkansas.

1987 Honor Award, American Wood Council
1987 Honor Award, Gulf States Region of the American Institute of Architects
1990 Honor Award, American Institute of Architects. The Pavilion is the only structure in Mississippi ever to receive this award.

Landscape Architecture:
The Crosby Arboretum was designed by the American Society of Landscape Architects Honor Award winner Edward L. Blake, Jr., of Hattiesburg, Mississppi for his Master Plan and Landscape Design.

1985 Merit Award, Mississippi Chapter of the American Society of Landscape Architects
1990 Environmental Awareness Award: Design, Development and Management of the Landscape, Mississippi Chapter of the American Society of Landscape Architects
1991 Honor Award, American Society of Landscape Architects. This too is the highest national award given in its field and is the only one ever to be received in Mississippi.
1992 Merit Award, Mississippi Chapter of the American Society of Landscape Architects, Wetland Policy of the American Society of Landscape Architects
1992 Merit Award, Wetland Determination and Ecological Assessment, Mississippi Chapter of the American Society of Landscape Architects, Wetland Policy of the American Society of Landscape Architects
1992 Outstanding Contribution Award, U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service
1992 President’s Award for Excellence, Mississippi Chapter of the American Society of Landscape Architects
1994 Conservation Award, Mississippi Wildlife Federation

 

Other Awards:

1985 Bronze Award, Greater Jackson Advertising Club
1992 Governor’s Award for Excellence in the Arts: Design of Public Space, Mississippi Arts Commission
1999 Pinecote Pavilion was recognized as a Mississippi Landmark by the MS Department of Archives and History




The Crosby Arboretum is owned and operated by Mississippi State University.
Last updated: Last Edited on 01/6/12 . For more information email drackett@ext.msstate.edu.