The Chicago Athenaeum: Museum of Architecture and Design and The European Centre for Architecture Art Design and Urban Studies have selected BNIM's Des Moines office at 317 Sixth Ave. to be included among 65 new buildings, commercial and institutional developments and urban planning projects for The American Architecture Awards for 2013. The awards program is a centerpiece of The Chicago Athenaeum and the European Centre's efforts to identify and promote best practices in all types of architectural development and to bring a global focus to light of the best new designs from the United States, according to a news release. BNIM's handiwork in the Des Moines office also received an American Institute of Architects' Honor Award for Interior Architecture, which is the professional organization's highest design honor.