What’s Your Ripple Effect?
What’s going to be your legacy when you are no longer on this Earth? Are you going to be selfish with your talents or share them with others?
Tickets Going Quickly for the Design Forum
Through a series of conversations at the award-winning ICA in Richmond, the Design Forum showcases the work of Steven Holl, Kirsten Murry (Olsen Kundig), Herve Descottes (L’Observitoire International), Morten Schmidt (Schmidt Hammer Lassen Architects), and David Lewis (LTL Architects). Space is limited. Get your tickets today, before they sell out.
ACE Event March 18 Williamsburg
Join us for a joint forum with key decision-makers from the Virginia Department of General Services (DGS) to discuss how the industry can most effectively collaborate with the Commonwealth. DGS oversees more than $1.8 billion of new construction.
Regional Dinner at Grassroots
Are you attending Grassroots next week? Be sure to RSVP for the Region of The Virginias dinner.
SAP Training in Richmond
Join us on April 10th for the next Safety Assessment Program (SAP) training.
2020 Student Design Competition Launched
Students at Virginia’s accredited schools of architecture were challenged to design a Norfolk Oyster Hatchery in the AIA Virginia Prize design competition. The winner will receive a $2,250 prize. Three additional $250 “Best of School” prizes will also be awarded.
Federal Architecture Call to Action
We urge you to add your voice to reiterate our fervent belief that design decisions should be left to the designer and the community, not bureaucrats in Washington, DC.
Congratulations to the following members for passing their exams and gaining licensure.
PAC Pin Design Contest Winner
See the new PAC pin designed by Allison Ewing, AIA.
Call for Contributors: Inform Magazine’s Energy Issue
We’re relaunching Inform Magazine as a digital publication to highlight the work and expertise of our members — and we want you to be a part of our first edition! We’re seeking contributors for our Energy Issue.
The next Fellows Fete will be Saturday, March 28, 2020, in Richmond following the Design Forum. Watch your inbox for an invitation next week.
Please help us welcome these new members to the AIA as architects, associates, and AIA Virginia Allied Members.
Featured Project: Claude Moore Education Complex
With its simple streetscape and successful interior kitchen and training facilities, the Claude Moore Education Complex in Roanoke respectfully contributes to the neighborhood’s vibrant history.
2018 Virginia Code Update Cycle
Where are we in the process of updating the current Virginia building code?
Meet the Fellows
Which fellow when asked “What does it take to be an architect?” answered “The ability to imagine something where nothing exists and to accept the responsibility for what you design to put on this earth.”
2020 AIA Virginia Dues
Important news about your 2020 AIA Virginia membership dues.
Executive Vice President, Corey Clayborne, has pledged to travel around the state to visit firms, components, partner organizations, and universities. Here’s his recent travel schedule.