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Virginia News Makers Speak at Design Forum Bond, Hassett Awarded Fellowship Emerging Leaders Class of 2014 Identifies Project Call for Presentations: Architecture Exchange East AIA Celebrates 100 Years in Virginia

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News Makers Speak at Design Forum

On March 11, The World Economic Forum named Ma Yansong, the founder of MAD Architects, a Young Global Leader for the year of 2014. Then, on March 28, Fast Company named Gluck+ among the world's top 10 most innovative companies in architecture.

Bond, Hassett Awarded Fellowship

Two Virginia members, Sanford Bond, FAIA, and Valerie Hassett, FAIA, were awarded membership in the College of Fellows in 2014.

Emerging Leaders Class of 2014 Identifies Project

The 2014 ELA class is comprised of some of the best and brightest young professionals and students Virginia has to offer.

Call for Presentations: Architecture Exchange East

Are you an expert in your field? Showcase your strategies, theories, idea, research and results to a thousand design professionals. Proposals are due April 30.

AIA Celebrates 100 Years in Virginia

As the Society welcomes 2014, we’re marking the 100th anniversary of the AIA in Virginia by generating a new conversation about the designed environment.

Member Resources

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The AIA is committed to listening to your needs, speaking as your voice, and offering every possible advantage that can make a positive difference in your career and business.  More »

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Sponsorship Opportunitites

Sponsorship of VSAIA programming puts you in touch with Virginia’s most influential decision makers in architecture and design. Find out how you or your company can get involved in 2014. For more information or to become a sponsor call (804) 237-1768 or email info@aiava.org. Please join us in thanking our 2014 Sponsors.

Community Resources

Thinking of Hiring an Architect

Are you planning a residential or commercial design project? If you’ve never worked with an architect before, you probably have questions. More »

How Design Works for You

Learn about the architectural design process and how to get the most out of working with an architect. More »

Think Hiring an Architect Isn’t In Your Budget?

A well-designed project can be built more efficiently and more economically. More »

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Membership News

  • Richmond Firm Offers Classical Academy Queens_house_greenwich_collonade2

    The Classical Academy features four free, one-hour lectures presented by Calder Loth entitled “Basic Architectural Literacy” on May 14, 15, 19, and 20 from noon until 1 p.m.

Professional Development News

  • New Degree Program Offered at WAAC © 2006, The American Institute of Architects. All rights reserved.

    The School of Architecture + Design at the Washington-Alexandria Architecture Center (WAAC) now offers a Master of Science in Architecture with an Urban Design Concentration.

Government Advocacy News

  • New 2012 Virginia Codes Effective July 14 Sorg AIA 2003319

    Any petitions for reconsideration, which may be filed, will be identified at the May meeting of the Board of Housing and Community Development. The effective date of the 2012 Virginia Codes will be July 14.