Submitted by the Masonry Institute of Maryland, 460 Grindall Street, Baltimore, dominated the Residential category with its striking, nontraditional use of masonry. The judges all praised the contrast between the massing of the windows and the use of handmade brick. The judges were greatly impressed by the architect's overall sensitivity and by the masonry contractor's excellent craftsmanship.

Project team
Owner and lead architect: Paul J. Marks
Architectural firm: Marks, Thomas & Associates, Baltimore
Masonry contractor: Wolfrom Masonry Inc., Bel Air, Md.
Brick manufacturer: Cushwa Brick Co., division of Redland Brick, Williamsport, Md.
Block manufacturer and distributor: York Building Products, Aberdeen, Md.