Erik Alden, AIA LEED AP

Project Architect, Leed Accredited Professional

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

Project Architect October 2010 – current

Lehrer Architects, Los Angeles, CA

 

Project Designer May 2005 – October 2010
Lehrer Architects, Los Angeles, CA

Construction Work May - August 2002
Rose Street Co., Pasadena, CA

Designer May – August 2001
TG2A Tyler, Gonzalez, George Architects, Pasadena, CA



EDUCATION

Bachelor of Architecture, 2005
University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA

 

AWARDS

 Potrero Park Community Center

Award of Merit for “exceptional contribution” in the Civic category,Los Angeles Business Council. 2014

Best of Year Honoree, Interior Design Magazine 2013

Honor Award Southern California Development Forum 2012

Westside Prize Honor Award, Westside Urban Forum 2013

 

Reseda Park Pool

Award for Excellence in Design, The American Institute of Architects Los Angeles 2013

Award of Excellence, The Los Angeles Cultural Affairs Commission/The American Institute of Architects Los Angeles 2012

 

Spring Street Park

Best of Year Honoree, Interior Design Magazine 2013

Honor Award Southern California Development Forum 2013

People’s Design Award Finalist Smithsonian Cooper-Hewitt Museum 2013

Award of Excellence for “exceptional contribution” in the Landscape Architecture category, Los Angeles Business Council. 2012

 

Westwood United Methodist Church

Award for Excellence in Design, The American Institute of Architects Los Angeles 2011

Merit Award for Sacred Landscape, The American Institute of Architects, Faith and Form Magazine,

The Interfaith Forum on Religion, Art and Architecture 2011

Award of Excellence for “exceptional contribution” in the Landscape Architecture category, Los Angeles Business Council. 2011

Westside Prize Honor Award, Westside Urban Forum 2011

 

Canyon Residence

Honor Award Southern California Development Forum 2012

Merit Award for Excellence in Design, The American Institute of Architects California Council 2011

Award of Excellence for “exceptional contribution” in the Housing Single Family category, Los Angeles Business Council. 2011

Gold Nugget Grand Award for Best Custom Home over 6,500 s.f., Pacific Coast Builders Conference 2011


The Water and Life Museums

Honor Award for Excellence in Design, The American Institute of Architects California Council 2009

Honor Award for Excellence in Design, The American Institute of Architects Los Angeles 2008

Honor Award for Excellence in Design, The American Institute of Architects Pasadena Foothill Chapter 2007

Merit Award for Savings by Design, The American Institute of Architects California Council 2008

Green Good Design Award®, Chicago Athenaeum: Museum of Architecture/Design

European Center for Architecture Art Design/Urban Studies & Metropolitan Arts Press 2009

LEED Platinum Certification, United States Green Building Council 2008

Honor Award, Architectural Foundation of Los Angeles Design Green Awards 2008

American Architecture Award®,Chicago Athenaeum: Museum of Architecture/Design

European Center for Architecture Art Design/Urban Studies & Metropolitan Arts Press 2008

Beyond Green High Performance Building Award, Sustainable Building Industry Council 2007

Gold Nugget Grand Award for Excellence and Value for the Best Sustainable Commercial Project, PCBC 2007

Merit Award for Best Public/Private Special Use Facility, Pacific Coast Builders Conference 2007

 

Lehrer Architects Studio

Institute Honor Award for Interior Architecture, The American Institute of Architects 2008

Merit Award for Excellence in Design, The American Institute of Architects California Council 2006

Award of Merit, The American Institute of Architects Los Angeles 2007

World Coolest Office, Best Use of Space, INC Magazine and Architizer Website 2010

Honor Award, The International Interior Design Association 2008

Gold Nugget Grand Award for Excellence and Value for the Best Commercial/Industrial Rehab Project, PCBC 2007

Honor Award, CONTRACT Magazine. 2006

Award of Excellence for “exceptional contribution” in the Renovated Buildings category, Los Angeles Business Council. 2006