David Adjaye selected as 2018 Thomas Jefferson Foundation Medalist in Architecture

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The University of Virginia and the Thomas Jefferson Foundation at Monticello have unveiled this year’s winners of their highest honors, the 2018 Thomas Jefferson Foundation Medals in Architecture, Citizen Leadership and Law.

Renowned London-based architect David Adjaye is recognized as a leading architect of his generation, while the Citizen Leadership medal goes Morgan Carrington “Cary” Fowler Jr., an American agriculturalist and a driving force behind the creation of the Svalbard Global Seed Vault, and the Law medal honors Frank H. Easterbrook, a judge on the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit and senior lecturer of law at the University of Chicago Law School.