AIA TN Bestows Highest Honors to Kem Hinton

Knoxville, TN, August 21, 2019-Kem G. Hinton, FAIA received the highest honor that AIA Tennessee can bestow on an individual during the 2019 AIA Tennessee Conference on Architecture.

The William Strickland Award for Lifetime Achievement for the Profession of Architecture  is conferred by the AIA Tennessee Board in recognition of a significant body of work influencing the built environment.

Kem G. Hinton, FAIA, of Nashville, received the 2019 AIA Tennessee Strickland Award for his outstanding design excellence, firm and community leadership, and service to the American Institute of Architects and their members. Hinton recently celebrated the 35th anniversary of the firm he and his partner, Seab Tuck, FAIA, founded. Among the many iconic structures designed by Tuck Hinton Architects are the Bicentennial Mall, Frist Center for the Arts, Country Music Hall of Fame, Music City Center, and countless others during his unmatched creative and prolific career. Always pursuing the highest standards of architectural excellence, he has repeatedly received recognition by his colleagues.

This award was given at an Awards Gala held during the AIATN Conference on Architecture while their families, friends and professional colleagues helped them celebrate.