Awards

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Graham Banks and Joselin Martin being presented the Queen’s Award by Prince Andrew.

2018

Washington Building Congress (WBC) Craftsmanship Award, United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Center, Bowie, MD for finishes and plaster.

Preservation Maryland Best of Maryland Artisan Award, The Hackerman House at Walters Art Museum, Baltimore, MD

Engineering News-Record Award of Merit Renovation/Restoration, Historic Cavalier Hotel, Virginia Beach, VA

 

2017

Washington Building Congress (WBC) Star Award for Excellence in the Face of Adversity, Union Station, Washington, DC for finishes and plaster.

 

2016

Maryland Historical Trust Maryland Preservation Award for Excellence in Programming and Exhibits, Washington Monument Restoration, Baltimore, MD

Washington Building Congress (WBC) Craftsmanship Award, Theodore Roosevelt High School Modernization, Washington, DC for finishes and plasters.

 

2014

District of Columbia State Historic Preservation Officer’s Award for Excellence in Historic Preservation, Sherman Building Earthquake Recovery Project – Armed Forces Retirement Home

 

2012

Baltimore Heritage Historic Preservation Award, Lillie Carroll Jackson Museum, Baltimore, MD

 

2010

Boston Society of Architects (BSA) Design Award, Hanover Theater for Performing Arts, Worcester, MA

 

2008

Building Congress & Exchange (BCE) Craftsmanship Award, Martin’s Valley Mansion, Baltimore, MD for decorative plaster fabrication and installation.

President of the United States Special Recognition, Personal Thanks, Medal, and Citation of Excellence to James Meade, Eisenhower Executive Office Building, Washington, DC for Gesso Restoration in the Secretary of War Suite.

 

2007

Maryland Historical Trust Honor Certificate for Preservation Project Award, Tremont Grand, Baltimore, MD for plasterwork and scagliola restoration

 

2006

Baltimore Heritage Historic Preservation Award, USF&G Building/Hampton Inn, Baltimore, MD for restoration work.

Associated General Contractors of Metropolitan Washington, DC Contractor Award for Restoration/Renovation, Tremont Grand for plaster and scagliola restoration.

 

2004

American Institute of Architects (AIA) Baltimore President’s Award, Contractor of the Year, Baltimore, MD

Historic York, PA Historic Preservation Award, Strand-Capitol Performing Arts Center Interior

Baltimore Congress & Exchange (BCE) Craftsmanship Award, Hippodrome Theatre, Baltimore, MD for decorative plaster

 

2003

Queen Elizabeth II, Queen’s Award for Enterprise, United Kingdom for business innovation and performance under international trade

Baltimore Congress & Exchange (BCE) Craftsmanship Award, Francis Scott Key Apartments, Frederick MD

Baltimore Congress & Exchange (BCE) Craftsmanship Award, American Brewery Building & Cole Grant Higgs Senior Apartments, Baltimore, MD

 

2002

Baltimore Congress & Exchange (BCE) Craftsmanship Award, Congress Hotel, Baltimore, MD for fabrication and installation of ornamental plasterwork

American Institute of Architects (AIA) Baltimore Design Award & Honorable Mention, Marikle Chapel Renovation, Baltimore, MD

Baltimore Congress & Exchange (BCE) Craftsmanship Award, Theresa Hall Chapel, College of Notre Dame, Baltimore, MD for plaster restoration.

National Trust for Historic Preservation Honor Ward, Union Station, Kansas City, MO in recognition for beautifully restoring the landmark and all the ornamental plasterwork.

 

2001

Washington Building Congress (WBC) Craftsmanship Award, Planned Parenthood Federation of America, Washington, DC for ornamental plasterwork

 

1998

Washington Building Congress (WBC) Craftsmanship Award, Hong Kong Economic Trade Office, Washington, DC

 

1997

Baltimore Congress & Exchange (BCE) Craftsmanship Award, Della Notte Restaurant, Baltimore MD for ornamental plasterwork

New York Landmarks Conservancy Lucy G. Moses Preservation Award, Jujamcyn Theaters, New York, NY

 

1993

Washington Building Congress (WBC) Craftsmanship Award for Technical Excellence to Graham Banks, Postal Square Museum, Washington, DC

 

1989

The Worshipful Company of Plaisterers, London Plaisterers Trophy to Ian Jenkins, Hartwell House, Stone, Buckinghamshire, UK

 

1988

The Worshipful Company of Plaisterers, London Plaisterers Trophy to Graham Banks, Missenden Abbey, Great Missenden, Buckinghamshire, UK