Firm Awards/Honors


2014
January 2014
Gregor Smee was selected to be on the Knoxville Building Board of Adjustments & Appeals


January 2014
Scott Busby photographs were selected and published in the new Jack Neely book, Knoxville: Green by Nature.
See photo and story at:
www.knoxvilleurb.com


2013
October 2013
Smee + Busby Architects and the Faulkenberry Family were presented the 2013 AIA East Tennessee Merit Award for the Faulkenberry Tree Lofts


July 2013
Smee+Busby Architects and Hedstrom Design Landscape Architects received Commendation for Outstanding Design Award for The 2013 UT Gardens Treehouse Design Competition


2012
November 2012
Smee + Busby Architects was presented the Knox Heritage Award-Fantastic Fifteen for Compatible New Construction-Ray/Hudson House, Old North Knoxville


November 2012
Smee + Busby Architects was presented the Knox Heritage Award-Fantastic Fifteen for Historic Renovation-36 Market Square, Knoxville, TN.


October 2012
Smee + Busby Architects was presented a Keep Knoxville Beautiful Orchid Award for the renovation of 36 Market Square, Knoxville, TN.


September 2012
Lobby Renovation at East Tennessee Children's Hospital published in Health Care Design Magazine in the Architectural Showcase Special Edition


September 2012
Susan Ballard won the 2012 ASID Tennessee Chapter First Place Award for the Lobby Renovation at East Tennessee Children's Hospital


August 2012
Susan Ballard was appointed by Gov. Bill Haslam to the State of Tennessee Architectural and Engineering Board of Examiners


May 2012
Smee + Busby Architects was selected as the architect and interior designer for the Cracker Barrel Corporate headquarters, Lebanon, TN.


April 2012
Smee + Busby Architects was selected as the architect for the renovation of the 4500N Building, Wing 3 at ORNL..


April 2012
Two photos by Scott Busby were selected for the 2012 Knox Heritage Art and Architecture Photo Contest.


January 2012
Scott Busby, AIA, a Principal with Smee + Busby Architects, has been elected as Chair of the Knoxville/Knox County Historic Zoning Commission. He is currently serving in his second, five year term.


January 2012
Scott Busby, AIA, a Principal with Smee + Busby Architects, has been elected as President Elect for the State Chapter of the American Institute of Architects


2011
September 2011
Smee + Busby Architects was presented a Keep Knoxville Beautiful Orchid Award for the renovation of Cherokee Mills.


June 2011
Gregor Smee, AIA, a Principal with Smee + Busby Architects, has been elected to a three year term as a Board Member of the Market Square District Association.


May 2011
Susanne Tarovella, Associate AIA, with Smee + Busby Architects, has been appointed the American Institute of Architects as the Intern Development Coordinator (IDP) for the State of Tennessee.


April 2011
A photo by Scott Busby was one of twelve selected out of 150 photos submitted for the 2011 Knox Heritage Art and Architecture Photo Contest.
See photo and story at:
http://www.knoxnews.com/photos

July 2011
Smee + Busby Architects was awarded the College of Veterinary Medicine Building Improvement project by the State Building Commission.


July 2011
Smee + Busby Architects was awarded the New Modular Classroom Hardin Valley Campus project by the TN Board of Regents.


January 2011
Scott Busby, AIA, a Principal with Smee + Busby Architects, has been elected as Vice President for the State Chapter of the American Institute of Architects


2010
Susan Ballard, ASID was presented a Tri-State Design Competition Award for the Historic Preservation of 4 Market Square.


2009
Smee + Busby Architects was presented a Keep Knoxville Beautiful Orchid Award for the renovation of Café 4.

Smee + Busby Architects was awarded the MPC Excellence Award for Café 4 Historic Restoration.


2008
Smee + Busby Architects was presented the Knox Heritage Award-Greystone Preservation Award for the 4 Market Square project.


2007
Smee + Busby Architects was presented the Knox Heritage Award-Fantastic Fifteen for Compatible New Construction-Mechanicsville Infill Houses.


2006
Smee + Busby Architects was presented the Market Square District Association-George A. Fuller Award.


2005
Smee + Busby Architects was presented the AIA East Tennessee Art In Transit Bus Stop Design Competition-Award of Excellence AND Award of Merit.

Smee + Busby Architects was received an AIA East Tennessee Merit Award for the Offices of Smee + Busby Architects.