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Behind the Design | Celebrating 30 Years at the Eiteljorg Museum

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Behind the Design | Celebrating 30 Years at the Eiteljorg Museum

  “This year, the Eiteljorg Museum celebrates its 30th anniversary. It was June of 1989 when Indianapolis celebrated the opening of a major new museum that has since become an icon of our city’s architectural landscape. It is fascinating to look at this building thirty years later and note how well it has stood the test of time. To create this dramatic piece of architecture, Harrison Eiteljorg took a young architect named Jonathan Hess to visit his beloved American Southwest…..

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BDMD’s Eiteljorg design wins AIA’s 25 year award

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BDMD’s Eiteljorg design wins AIA’s 25 year award

Browning Day Mullins Dierdorf’s Principal Jonathan Hess and the entire team was honored with the 25-Year Award for our design of The Eiteljorg Museum of American Indians and Western Art. The award was presented at the 2016 AIA Kentucky/Indiana Convention & Trade Show during the Celebrating Design Awards Reception & Presentation on Sept. 15. About the project: This 80,000-square-foot museum houses a broad collection of Native American and Western American art. An award-winning building, it reflects the mass and color….

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