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A month after unexpectedly losing his sight during surgery, Chris Downey, AIA, went back to the office. His story exemplifies what architects can accomplish and demonstrates that looking up doesn’t necessarily require the ability to see.Read the latest issue of AIA Architect
Fast Company takes a closer look at the growing obesity crisis among children
Submit your submission for the 2016 Collaborative & Professional Achievement Awards or 2016 Honorary Membership by October 3. Download the call for entries (PDF).
October 1-4, 2015
Providence, Rhode Island
Providence is experiencing a rebirth, culturally and economically. This smaller city provides one of the best examples anywhere of how good design, innovative small-scale architecture, creative use of old infrastructure, and an urban planning vision can help smaller cities thrive.
Please join us to learn how this smaller city has evolved and where future planning and development is going. We will visit projects and highlights in multiple locations and hear from talented local architects about the opportunities and challenges in making a difference in a smaller city. Not to be missed is Saturday night’s Providence WaterFire!
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This year's conference is focusing on the future of justice and we are calling planners and design professionals to challenge the status quo.
A program designed to provide leadership education for architects and emerging professionals to empower them towards becoming effective leaders within their firms and the communities they serve.
Join us for this year's event focused on the the whole-building life cycle Assessment.
Strong Conditions Persist for Architecture Billings Index
The ABI is reflecting healthy and sustained demand for design services in nearly all nonresidential project types. The July ABI score was 54.7, with the long struggling Northeast region starting to rebound.Read full press release here
AIA Press Releases
AIA and Architecture 2030 Launch AIA+2030 Online Series to Help Architects Meet 2030 Challenge Targets
In Partnership with Architecture 2030 and AIA Seattle, First Course in AIA+2030 Online Series Launched
Architects' Launch Second Request for Qualifications as Design and Health Research Consortium Expands
New Consortium Member Applications Due October 16 For University-led Research
Latest Compensation Survey Finds Average Compensation for Staff Positions up 3.5 percent from 2013
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
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Submit for the 2016 Institute Honor Awards - deadline is August 21, prior to 5:00 PM Eastern.
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AIA Cincinnati is sponsoring Fields of Dreams, an international baseball-themed photography competition to honor the role of architecture in America's favorite sport. Submit your photos and stories of special places where you enjoyed baseball by June 15th. Cash prizes will be awarded, visit GoGoPhotoContest.com for details.