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Architect

Hobart D. Wagener was American architect. Registered architect, Colorado. Named Outstanding Designer for past 50 years History Boulder, 1983; also numerous national and regional design awards.

Background

Wagener, Hobart D. was born on May 10, 1921 in Sioux Falls, South Dakota, United States. Son of Frank Samuel and Beatrice (Hobart) Wagener.

Education

Bachelor of Architecture, University Michigan, 1944.

Career

Draftsman Eggers & Higgins, Architects, New York City, 1946-1947, Pietro Belluschi, Architect, Portland, Oregon, 1947-1950. Designer James Hunter, Architect, Boulder, Colorado, 1950-1953. Principal Hobart D. Wagener Associates, 1953-1977.

Principal partner Wagener VanderVorste, Architects, 1977-1986. Retired, 1986

Member selection committee Colorado Supreme Court, Denver, 1968-1972.

Achievements

  • Registered architect, Colorado.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Co-author: The School Library, 1962. Work public in Architectural Record, Sunset magazine, New York Times, House Beautiful, 25 Years of Record Houses.

Membership

Chairman Boulder Planning Commission, 1966. President Boulder Chamber of Commerce, 1971. Lieutenant (junior grade) United States Navy, 1944-1946, PTO. Fellow American Institute of Architects (president Colorado 1973, Colorado Architect of Year award 1985, president award N. chapter 1998), Lions (president Boulder 1965).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Travel, golf.

Connections

Married Violet LaVaughn, December 16, 1944. Children: Diane Kay Wagener, Jeffrey Scott, Shaw Bradley.

spouse:
Violet LaVaughn

child:
Diane Kay Wagener

child:
Jeffrey Scott Wagener

child:
Shaw Bradley Wagener