To date, Element House and the team who has created it have received several awards and accolades for the design and concept.
-March 11, 2016 Nominated for the Mies Crown Hall Americas Prize (MCHAP) at IIT College of Architecture.Winner will be announced October 16, 2016. MCHAP is a biennial prize that acknowledges the best built works of architecture in the Americas.
-March 9, 2016 Featured on The Creators Project The Unexpected Beauty of Willfully Strange Buildings by Marina Garcia-Vasquez.
-February 3, 2016 Featured in Outside Magazine Online Element House: An off-the-grid structure in New Mexico that snaps together like a set of Legos by Kip Malone.
-October 15, 2015 Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum announced that Element House architects Hilary Sample and Michael Meredith of MOS Architects will be awarded the prestigious Architecture Design Award. The award celebrates outstanding achievement in American design and was established as a project of the White House Millennium Council to promote design as a vital humanistic tool in shaping the world. First Lady Michelle Obama serves as this years Honorary Patron. The award will be presented at Pier Sixty in New York on October 15, 2015.
-September 1, 2015 Featured in African Design Magazine Elemental: International Project Element House (pg. 40-43)
-August 7, 2015 Featured on Baunetz.de Fibonacci-Folge Gästehäuser in New Mexiko von MOS Architects
-August 5, 2015 Featured on Dwell.com Prefab Units Cluster Together in this Off-the-Grid Guesthouse
-August 4, 2015 Featured on Delightfull.eu Modular Element House for Off-the-Grid Living.
-August 4, 2015 Featured on Designboom.com MOS Architects Develops Modular Element House for Off-the-Grid Living
-July 21, 2015 Featured on Metalocus.es Element House by MOS Architects
-July 16, 2015 Featured on Archdaily.com Museum of Outdoor Arts' Element House / MOS Architects
-July 16, 2015 Featured on Architizer.com Museum of Outdoor Arts' Element House.
-July 10, 2015 Featured on thisispaper.com MOS Architects Manifested Element House Into Reality for the Museum of Outdoor Arts.
-April 2015 Element House was featured as Architectural Record's house of the month.
-AIA New York State 2015 Design Awards: Residential, Small Projects Award of Merit to MOS Architects for Museum of Outdoor Arts' Element House.
-2015 Featured on Designalmic.com Element House / MOS Architects.
-July 17, 2014 Featured on Gessato.com Element House by MOS Architects.
-2014 Select pieces from the design phase of Element House by MOS Architects were accessioned into the MOMA Architecture and Design Collection. Pieces were on public view in Conceptions of Space: Recent Acquisitions in Contemporary Architecture at the Museum of Modern Art, New York July 4, 2014 - October 19, 2014.