Social impact

Addressing global climate change through AIA’s 2030 Commitment

As the world's urban population grows, American architects must expand their influence and preach the value of a performance-based design process.

AIA Conference on Architecture 2018

Javits Center

New York

2018 Young Architects Awards

AIA has selected 18 recipients for the 2018 AIA Young Architects Award, which honors individuals who have shown exceptional leadership and made significant contributions to the profession early in their careers.


AIA Compensation Report

The AIA Compensation Report offers salary data and analysis for a comprehensive variety of architecture firm positions.

How To

The Safety Assessment Program

The Safety Assessment Program training provides built environment professionals with the knowledge to evaluate buildings after a disastrous event.

2018 Associates Awards

AIA's Associates Awards are given to individual Associate AIA members to recognize outstanding leaders and creative thinkers for significant contributions to their communities and the architecture profession.

2018 Thomas Jefferson Awards for Public Architecture

Stephen Ayers, FAIA

As the 11th Architect of the Capitol Stephen Ayers, FAIA, cares for the nation’s architectural treasures and uses his voice to advance the profession.

2018 AIA Honors – Collaborative Achievement

The Collaborative Achievement recognize the excellence that results when architects work with those from outside the profession to improve the spaces where people live and work.

Where we stand: Professional licensure

AIA strongly opposes any efforts to reduce or remove requirements for the professional licensing of architects.

ABI December 2017: Firm billings end the year on a strong note

A positive ABI score for December means that, for 10 of 2017's 12 months, architecture firms saw increases in billings.

What slowdown? Pace of construction activity projected to accelerate through 2019

After a somewhat disappointing performance last year, 2018 and 2019 are projected to see healthy levels of growth in nonresidential building spending.


How architects can help communities recover from disasters (and save millions of dollars)

Three trained assessors share how architects can use their skills to evaluate homes and businesses in the aftermath of a disaster.

2018 Architecture Firm Award

Snow Kreilich Architects

Snow Kreilich Architects has developed a remarkable body of work investigating what its principals call “architecture’s capacity to transform experience.”

2018 AIA Awards - Regional & Urban Design

The 2018 Regional & Urban Design program recognizes the best in urban design, regional and city planning, and community development.

2018 AIA Awards - Architecture

The 2018 Architecture program celebrates the best contemporary architecture regardless of budget, size, style, or type.

2018 AIA Awards - Interior Architecture

The 2018 Interior Architecture program celebrates the most innovative and spectacular interior spaces.

Career and the profession

Four tips to pursue equity in your firm

Women leaders in architecture share their best advice for achieving career fulfillment and how to contribute to a more equitible and inclusive profession.

Can architects be strategic partners in real estate portfolio management?

A new AIA Contract Document on facility support helps architects and owners speak the language of non-traditional architecture.


Driving client value and cost savings through energy modeling

Energy modeling can be used to find the most cost-effective options for the design of both passive and active systems, making tradeoffs to achieve cost savings.

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