AIA was founded in 1857 by 13 architects.Historical timeline
Now we’re over 90,000 members strong.
We advocate for the value of architecture and give architects the resources they need to do their best work. Our work drives positive change through the power of design.
In addition, to its values, the Institute has developed a series of “Where We Stand” statements that clarify its position on key issues facing the profession:
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Apr 20, 2018
New exhibit featuring civil rights leader Whitney Young to debut at The Octagon April 26
Exhibit will explore Young’s impact on the architecture profession.
Apr 19, 2018
AIA honors exceptional designs with its COTE Top Ten Awards
Projects integrate high design with advanced performance in ten key areas.
AIA Honors Exceptional Designs with its COTE Top Ten Award
Apr 18, 2018
Architecture billings remain positive in March
Firms report solid first quarter performance.
Apr 18, 2018
Architects Foundation announces the Yann Weymouth Scholarship
Scholarship to provide financial support to architecture student and mentorship from Yann Weymouth, AIA.
Architects Foundation Announces the Yann Weymouth Scholarship