Awards & Publications


  • 2020 Utah Housing Coalition-Preservation for Westwood Apartments / Restore Utah
  • 2017 AGC Cultural Award for the design of the Bird Feeder Cafe at Tracy Aviary
  • 2015 AGC Cultural Award for the design of Treasures of the Rainforest at Tracy Aviary
  • 2010 Heritage Society of Austin Merit Award for the remodel of the WB Smith Building at 316 Congress Avenue in Austin, Texas
  • 2009 Heritage Award for the re-design of the historic Chase Mill at Tracy Aviary, Utah's oldest remaining industrial building
  • 2004 Utah Business 30 Visionaries - Women to Watch
  • 1999 Environmental Achievement Award US EPA for educating the public about environmental issues through the Utah Society for Environmental Education Newsletter
  • 1994 AIA Research Award for the Life Cycle Wheel for Construction and Demolition Debris, developed in partnership with Wesley Groesbeck of Environmental Resources, Inc. The Wheel outlines ethical actions that architects and other building professionals, as well as government leaders and individuals, can follow in managing C&D debris


LEEDing the Way: Domestic Architecture for the Future by Ashley Rooney (2014)

Eco-house Renovations: 45 Green Home Conversions by Lucy Rosenfeld (2012)

"Visionaries: 30 Women to watch" in Utah Business (2004)

"Angela Dean – Natural Woman" in Architecture Utah (2004)

"Suburban Surprise — A sustainable SLC home borrows mountainside motifs for its nature loving look" in Builder Magazine (2004)

"Innovative by Nature — Alumni Angela Dean’s fresh take on architecture has homeowners thinking green" in Continuum - The magazine of University of Utah (Winter 2004-05)

"Green and Gorgeous — Earth friendly design goes mainstream" in Utah Style (Summer 2004)

"Designing for sustainability — A chat with SLC Architect Angela Dean" in Catalyst  (October 2003)

Green By Design – Creating a Home for Sustainable Living by Angela Dean (2003)