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Elizabeth Chu Richter, FAIA
Inaugurated 2015 AIA President
The Institute's 91st President draws parallels between America's architectural and cultural narratives. Reinvention, she says, is a legacy that architects should be proud to represent.
The recipients of five of the AIA's Honor Awards for 2015 have been announced, including the Gold Medal, the Architecture Firm Award, and the Edward C. Kemper Award. Learn more.
Architizer explores the catalog of AIA's Contract Documents to provide real-world examples of the benefits they offer.
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The fabric of justice architecture is changing in response to the needs of society. In our own young Democracy, ideas about the whole and the individual demonstrate how we self-regulate our society’s fabric. Recent public outcry has never been greater to make changes to the status quo.
Discussion on green features of composite shake, shingle and slate versus alternatives.
Benefits of insulated precast concrete wall panel systems over conventional methods and IRC precast concrete requirements.
It is often the case in foundation design that understanding of machine, foundation and soil data can be lacking
Demand Softens, but Outlook for Architecture Billings Index Remains Positive
Buoyed by sustained demand for multi-family housing, coupled with state & local governments moving ahead with delayed public projects, the ABI has been positive for seven consecutive months with a November score of 50.9.Read full press release here
AIA Press Releases
Congressional Extension of 179D Energy Efficient Commercial Building Tax Deduction
Community & Neighborhood Design Remains Focused on Accessibility & Leveraging Existing Neighborhood Assets
Billings at residential architecture firms remain strong
Architects, AIA Foundation and Association of Collegiate Schools of Architecture Name Members of First Design and Health Research Consortium
Teams Chosen Reflect Wide Range of Research Activities into Design/Health Connection
2015 AIA Gold Medal Awarded to Moshe Safdie, FAIA
The Board of Directors of the AIA voted to award the 2015 AIA Gold Medal to Moshe Safdie, FAIA, whose comprehensive and humane approach to designing public and cultural spaces across the world has touched millions of people and influenced generations of younger architects.Read AIArchitect story here
Firm noted for its Multicultural Modernism projects
Highest honor bestowed upon educator in architecture
Award honors those who exemplify the profession's proactive social mandate
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ArchiStream takes to the Road
AIA Vermont and Architecture students from Norwich University have transformed an Airstream trailer into a traveling exhibit about architecture. The ArchiStream project was funded by an AIA Innovation grant and serves as a public outreach and education project. Learn more about the Innovation Grant recipients at www.AIA.org/Repositioning