PRESCOTT M. MUIR

Prescott Muir
  • Chair, School Of Architecture, University of Utah
  • Chair School of Architecture, School Of Architecture, University of Utah
  • Professor, School Of Architecture, University of Utah

Biography

Education

  • Bachelor of Architecture 1972, Architecture, University of Southern California
  • Bachelor of Fine Arts 1981, Art, Painting and Drawing, University of Utah
  • Master of Science in Architecture and Building Design 1986, Architecture, Columbia University

Honors & Awards

  • Merit Design Award for the Michigan Ave. Residence. American Institute of Architects, Western Mountain Region, 10/15/2010
  • Design Excellence Award, Pleasant Valley Library. Utah Masonry Council, 09/15/2010
  • Design Excellence Award, Michigan Ave. Residence. Utah Masonry Council, 09/15/2010
  • Honor Design Award for the Pleasant Valley Library. American Institute of Architects, Utah, 12/01/2009
  • Honor Design Award. American Institute of Architects, Utah Society, 11/2009
  • Honor Design Award for the Michigan Ave. Residence. American Institute of Architects, Utah, 12/01/2008
  • Merit Design Award, Burgess Residence. American Insitute of Architects, Utah, 12/01/2008
  • Merit Design Award, for Burgess Residence. American Institue of Architects, Utah Society, 11/2008
  • Elevation to National College of Fellows in the Design and Service Category. American Institue of Architects, 06/01/2008
  • Merit Design Award, forExcellence in Sustainable Design for Radius Engineering. American Institue of Architects, Utah Society, 05/2008
  • Merit Award for Excellence in Sustainable Design. American Institue of Architects, Utah, 04/15/2008
  • Honor Design Award, Ethel Wattis Kimball Visual Art Center, Weber State University. American Institute of Architeects, Utah, 12/01/2005
  • Honor Design Award for teh Ethel Wattis Kimball Visual Art Center. American Institue of Architects, Utah Society, 11/2005
  • Merit Design Award, Machado Silvetti Design Architects, Prescott Muir Architects of Record. American Institute of Architects, New England Region, 12/01/2001
  • Merit Design Award, Bridge Affordable Housing Project. American Institute of Architects, Utah, 12/01/2001
  • Honor Design Award, Machado Silvetti, Design Architects adn Prescott Muir Architects of Record. American Institute of Architects, Boston Chapter, 12/01/2001
  • Honor Design Award, Utah Museum of Art, Machado Silvetti Design Architects, Prescott Muir Architects of Record. American Institue of Architects, Utah, 12/01/2001
  • Honor Design Award for the Utah Museum of Fine Arts, Machado-Silvetti Design Architects; Prescott Muir Architects of Record. American Institue of Architects, Utah Society, 11/2001
  • Merit Design Award for the Bridge housing Project. American Institue of Architects, Utah Society, 11/2001
  • Honor Design Award for teh Utah Museum of Fine Arts; Machado- Silvetti Design Architects; Prescott Muir Architects of record. American Institute of Architects, Boston Chapter, 11/2001
  • Merit Design Award for the Utah Museum of Fine Arts; Machado-Silvetti Design Architects; Prescott Muir Architects of record. American Insitute of Architects, New England Region, 11/2001
  • Honor Design Award, Rose Wagner Performing Arts Center. American Institute of Architects, Utah, 12/01/1998
  • Honor Design Award for the Rose Wagner Performing Arts Center. American Institue of Architects, Utah Society, 11/1998
  • Merit Design Award,Trianon Restaurant. American Institute of Architects, Utah, 12/01/1986
  • Merit Design Award, Artspace Housing Project. American Institute of Architects, Utah, 12/01/1986
  • Merit Design Award for the Artspace Housing Project. American Institue of Architects, Utah Society, 11/1986
  • Merit Design Award for the Trianon Restaurant. American Institue of Architects, Utah Society, 11/1986

Affiliations

  • Cultural Core Stakeholders Committee, Salt Lake County, Salt Lake City, Committee member, 04/20/2011 - 09/14/2011
  • American Insitute of Architects, Utah Chapter, Capitol City Committee, Member, 01/01/2008 - 08/31/2011
  • American Institute of Architects, Utah Chapter, Committee on the Environment, Member and Chair, 01/01/2006 - 06/01/2009
  • Salt Lake County, Zoo Arts and Parks Tax Reauthorization Committee, Member, 01/01/2004 - 04/15/2005
  • Salt Lake Chamber of Commerce, Board of Governors, Co-Chairman, 07/01/2003 - 07/01/2004
  • Salt Lake City Planning Commission, Member and Chair, 09/15/2001 - 03/01/2010
  • Salt Lake Downtown Alliance, Board of Trustees, Chairman, 07/01/2001 - 07/01/2003
  • Downtown Development Committee,Salt Lake Downtown Alliance, Member, 02/18/2001 - 08/31/2011
  • Salt Lake Olympic Committee, Cultural Arts Advisory Committee, Member, 01/01/1999 - 03/01/2002
  • Envision Utah, Scenarios Committee, 01/01/1997 - 12/31/1999
  • American Institute of Architects, Utah Chapter, President, 01/01/1997 - 12/31/1997
  • Alta Town Planning Commission, Member and Chair, 03/01/1983 - 03/01/2010
  • Salt Lake Art Center, Board of Trustees, Member and Chair, 02/01/1983 - 12/31/1999

In the Media

  • Un-Bounded Magazine of the University of Utah, "unDo Redo Haiti". 01/01/2011.
  • Salt Lake Tribune,"New Library is a Lean, Green, Get-together Scene" . 05/05/2009.
  • Utah Style and Design Magazine, "House of Worship, The Temple Har Shalom", by Heather Simonsen . 03/01/2009.
  • Continuum Magazine of the University of Utah, "Good Chemistry, the new design for the Henry Eyring Chemistry Building. 01/01/2009.
  • Utah Business Magazine, "Prescott Muir, Designing Utah's Landscape". 11/01/2008.
  • Utah Style adn Design, "The Art of Design, the Ethel Wattis Kimbal Art Center". 01/01/2004.
  • Utah Business Magazine, "Around Utah, the Bridge Project". 05/01/2003.
  • Architect Magazine, " On the Boards, "The Swaner Nature Preserve". 02/01/2003.
  • A and E Quaterly, "A Visual Presence, Kimbal Visual Art Center" by Ann Zimmerman. 03/01/2002.