I.S.K. Reeves V, FAIA, founded Architects Design Group in 1971 in Winter Park, Florida. He is the Chief Executive Officer and Principal Designer of the firm. Keith’s career spans more than four decades and his award-winning work results from an international perspective fostered by a culturally diverse staff and well-traveled life.
As the son of a naval officer, Keith has lived, worked, and traveled around the world. In 1964, he earned his degree in Architecture from the University of Florida and soon thereafter was selected as one of 32 graduating architectural students from across the United States to serve in the Peace Corps in Tunisia. Through his research and lecture series on color, building survivability, and design excellence, Keith has been a featured guest speaker at numerous architectural schools, design conferences, and professional organizations. In 1997 he received the Distinguished Alumnus Award from the University of Florida, School of Architecture in recognition of exceptional contribution to the architectural education and professional practice. His work, and that of ADG, has been published both nationally and internationally and been recognized with design awards on the local, state, and national levels.
Keith was elevated to the American Institute of Architects’ prestigious College of Fellows and is also the recipient of the Florida Chapter of the American Institute of Architects’ Award of Honor for Design, a high honor given annually to an architect whose body of work speaks to the premise of design excellence. ADG, under his leadership, was selected as the Florida Chapter of the American Institute of Architects’ Firm of the Year (2002-2003), in recognition “of outstanding achievement in design, community service, education, and service to the profession and the AIA.”