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Architecture Exchange East

  • ArchEx Early Bird Deadline Extended

    The Architecture Exchange East Early Bird registration deadline has been extended until Wednesday, September 19 to accommodate those who have been under mandatory evacuation orders or have been caught up in hurricane prep or response. We still encourage attendees to sign up before popular tours, dinners and seminars fill up, but we wanted to make […]

Upcoming Events

Tue 25
Oct 12

Emerging Leaders in Architecture

October 12 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Nov 07

Architecture Exchange East

November 7 @ 8:00 am - November 9 @ 5:00 pm

Membership News

  • Visions for Architecture 2018

    Join your colleagues for an evening at the Virginia Museum of Fine Arts to celebrate architecture and delight in the accomplishments of people and organizations whose vision and skills enrich our world.

Professional Development News

  • Virginia Code Changes Scheduled for September

    Every three years or so, Virginia goes through a new code change cycle. AIA Virginia was instrumental in the review and vetting process and the 2015 USBC edition is scheduled to go into effect on Sept. 4, 2018.

Government Advocacy News

  • Advocacy Meeting with State Senators

    On July 27 Eliza Engle, AIA and Sean Reilly, AIA, members of AIA Virginia’s Government Advocacy Advisory Council had a very productive meeting with three Virginia State Senators and representatives from other industries at Williams Mullen, AIA Virginia’s lobbying firm.

Virginia Accord

  • The Virginia Accord

    Bringing together the planning and design disciplines to examine two key themes critical to the future — job creation and environmental sustainability — on Sept. 19-20, 2014 at the Virginia Accord.

Member Resources

Update Your Member Data

As part of our annual efforts to ensure we have the most recent contact information to provide you with outstanding member service, we ask that you take a moment to make any changes on your membership record. More »

Join or Renew Your Membership

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 »

Practice Tools

Get the resources you need to improve your efficiency and profitability. More »

Capital Partners and Program Sponsorships

Become a Capital Partner and reach architects and design industry professionals year-round through a wide range of opportunities designed to open doors and bring you business.

Program Sponsorships 2018

For more information call (804) 237-1777 or email jcheadle@aiava.org.

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 »

Interested in Architecture?

Discover The Branch Museum of Architecture and Design.

Find An Architect Near You

Locate AIA architects in your area.  More »