How Blueprint for Better and Wired are telling the stories of architects partnering with communities.

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AIA Mission

The AIA is the voice of the architectural profession and a resource for its members in service to society.

Where architects stand

For “future-use architecture,” the time is now

A recent design exhibition in Los Angeles stressed the need for buildings that can accommodate change over time.

Career and the profession

Emerging Professionals Exhibit

"Call for Entries" to the EP Exhibit is now open!

2019 AIA Awards - Young Architects

Emerging talent deserves recognition. The AIA Young Architects Award honors individuals who have demonstrated exceptional leadership and made significant contributions to the architecture profession early in their careers.

2019 Associates Award

The AIA Associates Award is given to individual Associate AIA members to recognize outstanding leaders and creative thinkers for significant contributions to their communities and the architecture profession.



How has the government shutdown impacted your firm’s business?

Blueprint for Better Campaign 2019

Learn more about how we’re getting the word out about the powerful social impact of architects and how you can become involved

Firm management

How one small firm survived the government shutdown

With 50 percent of its projects being public sector federal work, find out how an architectural firm in Golden, Colorado, weathered the recent shutdown.

2019 AIA Awards - Architecture

The 2019 Architecture program celebrates the best contemporary architecture regardless of budget, size, style, or type. These stunning projects show the world the range of outstanding work architects create and highlight the many ways buildings and spaces can improve our lives.

2019 AIA Awards - Interior Architecture

The 2019 Interior Architecture program celebrates the most innovative and spectacular interior spaces. Impressive building interiors make their mark on the cities, places, and spaces where we live and work.

ABI December 2018: The year ends with slow billings growth

Though the pace of billings growth at architecture firms slowed modestly to end the year, firm billings increased every month of 2018.

2019 Gold Medal

Lord Richard Rogers, Hon. FAIA

The work of Richard Rogers, Hon. FAIA, has influenced architectural conversations and helped redefine an architect’s responsibilities to society.

2019 Architecture Firm Award


A collective of 140 designers operating at the apex of technologically complex buildings, Boston’s Payette challenges conventional hypotheses and cultivates design innovation without preconception.

Art, history, and religion

This adventure down the Rhine offered more than just sightseeing

Find out how an Architectural Adventures tour through Germany, France, and the Netherlands impacted a young architect.

2019 Whitney M. Young Jr. Award

Karen L. Braitmayer, FAIA

By promoting equity and inclusion through her consulting work and education efforts, Karen L. Braitmayer, FAIA, has created a more inclusive and just environment for all.

2019 AIA/ACSA Topaz Medallion for Architectural Education

Toshiko Mori, FAIA

A remarkable trailblazer, the accomplishments of Toshiko Mori, FAIA, continually signal a shift to a more equitable and resilient future for the profession.

Four ways architects can fight climate change

We have less than 12 years to slow down global warming. Here’s what you can do.

Mies van der Rohe's Farnsworth House, a Modernist icon for Illinois

Farnsworth House in Plano, Illinois, is the apotheosis of the Prarie Style according to Ludwig Mies van der Rohe.

Art, history, and religion

Can Modernism be vernacular?

The summer crafts school, perched on a rocky ledge facing the Atlantic Ocean, is also a triumph of vernacular architecture.

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