Visions for Architecture

Visions for Architecture, created in 1998, is the AIA Virginia’s annual Honors and Awards gala.

A fundraising event for the The Branch Museum of Architecture and Design, Visions celebrates the achievements of those whose work makes especially strong contributions to society and honors the recipients of the AIA Virginia’s Honors Awards and the Awards for Excellence in Architecture.

The 2016 Visions for Architecture gala will be held Friday, Nov. 4. Location TBD.


Tickets may be purchased online. (coming in Sept. 2016)

Champion ticket — $600

Supporter ticket — $400

Individual ticket — $200

VSAIA Associate Ticket — $100

Sponsorship Opportunities
Underwriter — $10,000 (includes a table for eight and acknowledgement in the program)

Benefactor — $6,000 (includes a table for eight and acknowledgement in the program)

Patron — $3,500 (includes a table for eight and acknowledgement in the program)

To become a sponsor, contact Kathleen Bagenstose at (804) 237-1764.

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