Recognition



Design Awards

National & International

  • Interior Design Educators Council Award of Excellence (FLOCK) Best in Category: Design as Interior, March 2018
  • Interior Design Educators Council Award of Excellence (Soft Stones & Stones Table) Best in Category: Design as Idea, March 2018
  • Interior Design Educators Council Award of Excellence (Bucktown House) Best in Category: Design as Interior, March 2017
  • 2016 Illumination Award, Illuminating Engineering Society, Outdoor Lighting Design Award, Special Citation for Use of Light as a Beacon that Enhances the Community Culture (Blue Barn Theatre, collaboration with lighting designer Morrissey Engineering) October, 2016
  • ACSA Faculty Design Award (BLUEBARN Theatre & Boxcar 10) 2016

 

Regional

  • AIA Central States Region Honor Award (BLUEBARN Theatre & Boxcar 10) October 2017
  • AIA Central States Region Merit Award (Better Place Forests) October 2017
  • AIA Central States Region Honor Award (Rebar Wall) October 2016
  • Merit Award, Illuminating Engineering Society of North America (BLUEBARN Theatre, collaboration with lighting designer Morrissey Engineering) 2016
  • AIA Central States Region Honor Award (Bucktown House) October 2015

 

State & Local

  • AIA Nebraska Honor Award for Details (RebarWall at BLUEBARN Theatre) October, 2017
  • AIA Nebraska Honor Award for Unbuilt Architecture (Better Place Forests) October, 2017
  • AIA Nebraska Merit Award for Details (Cochran Park bench\sign) October, 2017
  • AIA Nebraska Merit Award for Interior Architecture (FLOCK) October, 2017
  • AIA Nebraska People’s Choice Award (Better Place Forests) October, 2017
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Publications

  • Abitare.it, “Combinational Logic in Nebraska” (feature on BLUEBARN Theatre and Boxcar 10) by Fabrizio Gallanti, March 18, 2018
    http://www.abitare.it/en/habitat-en/urban-design-en/2018/03/18/min-day-new-district-theatre-nebraska/
  • Sheridan County Journal Star, “Graduate Students Plan to Transform Rushville Grocery Store into Gallery/Cultural Center” (feature on FACT 14.1) by Lauren Brant, January 31, 2018
  • BBC.com, “A Brave New World of Theatre Design” (featuring BLUEBARN Theatre) by Dominic Lutyens, January 23, 2018
    http://www.bbc.com/culture/story/20180122-how-theatre-design-has-become-flamboyant-and-flexible
  • Iowa Architect, “AIA Awards, Central States Region, BLUEBARN Theatre & Boxcar 10 Excellence in Architecture Honor Award”, Winter, 2018
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Exhibitions

2018

  • Design for Good: Architecture for Everyone, (featuring mdMOD’s Soft Stones), curated by John Cary, Museum of Design Atlanta (MODA), September 12, 2018 – January 31, 2019
  • PROJECT 2018, (featuring FACT’s Sandhills Institute Grocery and Jazz in June Kite Cloud), curated by Ellen Donnelly, Omaha By Design, June 2018

2016                                   

  • the little gallery @ polecat hq, (solo exhibition “FLOCK”) Omaha, NE, Oct.-Nov. 2016
  • Sheldon Statewide | Shape Up! Visualizing the Geometric World, featuring Min | Day’s Pneumad and mdMOD’s Soft Stones, (curated group show) Sheldon Museum of Art, Lincoln, NE May 20-July 31 2016

2015                                 

  • PLAY, featuring Min | Day’s Pneumad and mdMOD’s Soft Stones, (curated group show) Kaneko, Omaha June 2 – August 16, 2015

2014                                  

  • East Lansing 2030: Collegeville Re-envisioned (curated group show with 8 featured architects & landscape architects, including Min | Day), November 2014-April 2015
  • Truck-A-Tecture featuring Min | Day’s Pneumad, (curated group show including Min | Day, Mark Mack, Wes Jones, and Jennifer Siegal), Kaneko, Omaha June 27 – August 23, 2014
  • ICFF 2014, (selected to exhibit Soft Stones, AVA, and PenTables), New York, May 2014
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Lectures

  • University of Texas at Austin, invited lecture, Cowboys & Farmers, March 21, 2018
  • Texas Tech University El Paso, invited lecture, Cowboys & Farmers, December 14, 2017
  • AIA Western Nebraska Conference, invited lecture, Cowboys & Farmers, April 21, 2017
  • University of Texas at Arlington, invited lecture, Cowboys & Farmers, November 16, 2016
  • Mississippi State University, invited lecture, Cowboys & Farmers, November 11, 2016
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