Professionally Rick has been recognized by the Minneapolis St. Paul business journal as one of their 40 under 40 and by AIA Minnesota as a Young Architect award winner
Throughout, we work with construction professionals, to compare the value of the vision with the realities of cost. In this way, we consistently get the most for our client’s budget while realizing their vision.
GUIDING PRINCIPLES AT LA
- We know when to solo and when to support
- We think it’s fun to create
- We believe in round tables
- Money is real
- Fashion is what looks good on you
- It’s your project
LUNDIN ARCHITECTS PROFESSIONAL BACKGROUND
Professional Affiliations and registrations.
Member American institute of Architects (1996)
Registered Architect in Minnesota and Wisconsin
• B. Arch. with Distinction, Honors Thesis Award, University of Minnesota College of Architecture and Landscape Architecture (CALA).
• Founding Principle LA Lundin Architects 2009-present
• Meyer, Scherer & Rockcastle Architects Architect. 2008-2009
• Founding Principal and CEO 3 Studios, Inc. (Formerly CONstruct Architects) 1995-2008
• Meyer, Scherer & Rockcastle Architects Intern Architect. 1990-1995
• RSP Architects, Student Architect 1988-1990
Professional recognitions and Honors
• Recognized as one of the 2005 Minneapolis Saint Paul Business Journal’s 40 under 40
• MSAIA Residential Architects Vision and Excellence Award (RAVE) 2004 Lake-of-the Isles Residence
• MSAIA Honor Award 2001, 21320 Residence, Minnesota AIA
• Metal Architecture 2000 Design Awards Honorable Mention, Bank Vista Financial Center
• MSAIA Young Architects Citation 1999
• Guest Critic University of Minnesota College of Architecture and Landscape Architecture.
• Publications: Architecture Minnesota, Minnesota Business, the Star Tribune, The Minneapolis Saint Paul Business journal, Home magazine, Metal Architecture, Midwest Home and Garden, Minneapolis Saint Paul Magazine, Kitchen Trends, Bathroom Trends, Home and Architectural Trends, Custom Home Magazine, Stone World, Custom Kitchen and Bath Planner.
Other Professional recognitions and Honors
• Walker Art Center Art Lab Installation Russian Constructivist Show Design Team.
• First Runner Up Evanston Public Library Competition, 1991 Evanston, Illinois (Project team with Harrison Fraker, FAIA, Dean University of Minnesota College of Architecture and Landscape Architecture )
• Public Art Affairs Project Asphalt Paint Brass Forecast, Minnesota 1993 (Project team with Todd Rhodes and Ali Heshmati)
• MSAIA Honor Award Schall Residence, 1993 Minnesota AIA (With Tom Meyer and Meyer, Scherer & Rockcastle Architects)
Community Activities and Affiliations
• Rotary Club 9 of Minneapolis. President 2013-2014, Club Secretary, Board of Directors (300 Members)
• Eagle Scout Boy Scouts of America
• Saint Marks School. School Advisory Board
• Professional Referral Organization Former President
• Bethlehem Lutheran Church, Usher
• Kappa Sigma Fraternity Beta Mu Chapter University of Minnesota, Vice President