SAIA

Awards to Individuals

Gold Medal for Architecture

This award is made in recognition of an outstanding contribution to Architecture. Nominations supported by a written motivation for the Award may be made by a voting member of the Institute supported by ten seconders (voting members of the Institute) and the recipient must be elected by a two-thirds affirmative vote of the Board without debate.

Recipients:

1959 DS HADDON

1959 Prof NL HANSON

1962 Prof William Graham HOLFORD

1964 E Douglas ANDREWS

1965 Prof TH LOUW

1965 C Eric TODD

1965 SN TOMKIN

1966 Prof GE PEARSE

1967 NM EATON

1968 Dr W Gordon McINTOSH

1970 CM SINCLAIR

1977 RAE FOX      

1980 HH HALLEN

1980 Prof Ad’AM GUEDES

1981 JJ BARNETT

Dr GT FAGAN

1998 Prof RS UYTENBOGAARDT

2000 DS JACK

2000 BC JOHNSON

2001 PE PAHL

2002 JW RUSHMERE

2004 Prof BJ BRITZ

2006 Dr JA ELLIOT

2010 P RICH
2010 J NOERO

 Medal of Distinction

This award is made in recognition of an outstanding contribution through distinguished service to the profession and for architecture. Nominations supported by a written motivation for the Award may be made by a voting member of the Institute supported by ten seconders (voting members of the Institute) and the recipient must be elected by a two-thirds affirmative vote of the Board without debate.

Recipients:

Prof NL HANSON
JN COWIN
AL VAN DER WESTHUIZEN
1982 SN TOMKIN
McD LENNARD
GJB GALLAGHER
Dr D GREIG
HAP KENT
B COOKE
HMJ PRINS
TJ LOUW
1992 EN FINSEN
2000 RB PRISGROVE
2000 Prof RR HARBER
2004 JDR BRYANT
2004 Prof AR LIPMAN
2004 Prof WH PETERS
2004 PF DE BEER

2005 MHR MUNNIK

2006 JD THERON

2012 SF LINNING

Architectural Writers and Critics Award

The award is made in recognition of a distinguished contribution to architectural criticism and/or writing. Nominations supported by a written motivation may be made by a voting member of the Institute and the recipient must be elected by a two-thirds affirmative vote of the Board.

Recipients:

1981   JD THERON
1989   WH PETERS
2004   PF DE BEER

2010   RC FISHER

Research Award

Recipients:

1991 EJ HAARHOFF

Life Membership

The honour of life membership may be conferred by the board on national members of the Institute.

Recipients

Mr JW Ras

Mr D Ritchie

Mr SH Segal

Mr LV van Wyk

Honorary Members

The board may confer honorary membership on distinguished persons who are not eligible to be registered as architects in South Africa.

Dr GE Fagan

Honorary Fellows

 This class of membership is in the non-voting category, and is intended for an architect of distinction who do not practice or live in South Africa, whom the board so elects.

Mr V Sgoutas