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   AIA Nevada Design & Service Awards Archive -> 2003 awards -> Paseo Verde Library


NEVADA AIA DESIGN AWARDS 2003
BUILT CATEGORY

HONOR AWARD
Entry Number: B03023
Project Name: Paseo Verde Library
Project Address: 280 S. Green Valley Pkwy., Henderson NV
Building Type: CULTURAL
Completion Date: August 2002






Design Team
Architect: Dekker Perich Holmes Sabatini
Civil Engineer: Lochsa Engineering
Client/Owner/Developer: Henderson District Public Libraries
Electrical Engineer: T.J. Krob Consulting Engineers
Furniture: Fielden & Partners
General Contractor: Carson Taylor Harvey Construction
Interior Designer: Dekker Perich Holmes Sabatini
Landscape Architect: Marriotti Landscape Architecture
Mechanical Engineering: Dunham Associates
Photographer: Dekker Perich Holmes Sabatini
Structural Engineer: Brizendine Engineering
Other Involved: Anna Christian (Gilley Beans Café)
Diane Bush (Artist)

Design Approach: The library's design was to develop a feel and identity of keeping with the clean, friendly, community style of living associated with Henderson. The desire was for the library to have a human scale, be warm and personal, not grandiose. The result is a small, low scale building designed in a vocabulary reminiscent of the history of Henderson as well as being appropriate for its desert environment.

Material in ASL Library: Entry form/board, project description, site plan, floor plan, photos and cd





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