Marlon Blackwell

Marlon Blackwell, FAIA, is an architect in Fayetteville, Arkansas, and serves as the E. Fay Jones Distinguished Professor at the Fay Jones School of Architecture and Design at the University of Arkansas. He is the recipient of the 2020 AIA Gold Medal and was named 2020 SEC Faculty of The Year. Work produced in his professional office has received significant recognition with publication in books, architectural journals, magazines and numerous design awards, including the 2016 Cooper Hewitt National Design Award in Architecture. Marlon was a 2019 Resident Fellow at the American Academy in Rome and inducted into the 2018 National Academy of Design.