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Eggemeyer's wins 2020 Tucker Design Award

The award is named after past Building Stone Institute president Beverley R. Tucker Jr.
Credit: Sandy Rojas

SAN ANGELO, Texas — Eggemeyer’s General Store is the recipient of this year’s 2020 Tucker Design Award.

According to a press release from Downtown San Angelo Inc., the Tucker Design Award is recognized as one of the most prestigious architectural design awards in the United States. The award stems from an architectural awards program established in 1977, in honor of past Building Stone Institute president, Beverley R. Tucker Jr.

The Tucker Design Award is significant, as every detail encompassed in the project from the original concept, to the use of materials and the finished built, play a key part in how the awards are measured.

The 2020 Tucker Design Awards will be presented virtually at 10 a.m. Aug. 18, to celebrate each recipient and share to the elements that made each project notable. Registration for the virtual ceremony can be found on the Natural Stone Institute website, naturalstoneinstitute.org.