Throughout the years, the Kassamalis have been consistently recognized for their contributions, including their commitment to promoting good design as well as the architectural significance of the company’s offices and showrooms.
2014 – Nasir and Nargis Kassamali received the Game Changers Award by Metropolis Magazine
2012 – AIA Florida recognizes the Coral Gables showroom with the 25-Year Test of Time Merit Award of Excellence
2010 – AIA Florida presents the Bob Graham Architectural Awareness Award to Nasir and Nargis Kassamali
2009 – Nasir Kassamali recognized with the Italian Trade Commission’s Business and Culture Award
2008 – Coral Gables showroom honored with the Test of Time Award (25 Years) from the Miami Chapter of the AIA
2007 – Nasir and Nargis Kassamali named Florida Design Legends by the Wolfsonian-FIU
2002 – Nasir and Nargis Kassamali nominated as Chrysler Design Award’s Design Champions
2001 – Corporate Office earns Awards of Excellence from both the AIA Florida and the Miami Chapter of the AIA
1996 – Coral Gables showroom wins the Test of Time Award (10 Years) from the AIA Florida
1993 – Nasir and Nargis Kassamali presented with the Design Leadership Award by the Miami chapter of the AIGA
1984 – Coral Gables showroom garners Design Excellence Awards from both the AIA Florida and the Miami Chapter of the AIA
Additional recognition has come from national and international publications including Intramuros, Abitare, Interni, Interiors and The Miami Herald, as well as Metropolitan Home, which named Nasir Kassamali in their “Design 100” as one of the most important design leaders worldwide.
Serving on the prestigious International Honorary Council of Altagamma, an association of leading Italian design companies, Nasir Kassamali has also acted on the Advisory Boards of the AIGA, FIU’s School of Architecture and Design, and also served on the Board of Directors at the Wolfsonian-FIU in addition to participating as a frequent member of design juries, including those for Metropolis, ID Magazine’s Annual Design Awards, SaloneSatellite’s Design Report Awards, the German Design Council and the Industrial Society of America’s annual IDEA Awards.