Robert Ivy

Robert Ivy Adds the Noel Polk Lifetime Achievement Award to His List of Accolades

Artificer, Robert Ivy
Robert Ivy, the Chief Executive Officer and Executive Vice President of the American Institute of Architects publicly broadcasted that he is the recipient of the Noel Polk Lifetime Achievement Award given by the Mississippi Institute of Arts and Letters (MIAL), a non-profit organization. According to a news release, this is the very first time that the Polk Award has been given to an architect, since the said award is usually bestowed to living art patrons and Mississippi- related artists whose lifetime work in supporting, performing, and creating art is both exceptional and commendable of being especially recognized. Ivy, FAIA and Andrew Cary Young, an artist who specializes in stained-glass art from Jackson, Mississippi will be formally given the award on June 2. Carl Elefante, ...