Artisans Cup - Winner of American Institute of Architects 2015 Merit Award. The AIA Merit Award is a significant honor, which acknowledges the quality of the project in a regional and national context. The award is a testament to the skill, dedication, and integration of a stellar team of designers, fabricators, and so many others. The Jury, made up of respected designers from across North America, applauded Skylab Architecture and the Artisan's Cup for its ability to transport the visitor into a unique world, placing them in intimate contact with these exceptional works of art. Event photography by Arthur Hitchcock and Skylab Architecture.