Firm of Lisa Iwamoto MArch ’93, Craig Scott MArch ’94 Wins 2019 Cooper Hewitt Design Award for Interior Design
IwamotoScott Architecture, the San Francisco-based architecture and design firm founded by Lisa Iwamoto MArch ’93 and Craig Scott MArch ’94, is this year’s recipient of the Cooper Hewitt National Design Award for Interior Design. The annual program seeks to “honor and support excellence, innovation, and lasting achievement in American design.” Founded in 2000, IwamotoScott Architecture has worked on a range of projects, from techonology companies to arts organizations, educational insitutuions, and more. Clients include Pinterest, Google, Tishman Speyer, the Vitra Design Museum, MoMA/PS1, SFMOMA, and University of California Berkeley.
In addition to their practice, the couple also teaches: Iwamoto is professor in architecture at UC Berkeley and Scott is professor in architecture at California College of the Arts.