Knowledge Communities

AIA Virginia Knowledge Communities and Professional Interest Areas provide members with the opportunity to network with other members who share their interests and passions.

Virginia IFRAA, the Interfaith Forum on Religion, Art and Architecture, explores the intersection of faith and form. More>>

The Design Committee plans the biannual Design Forum. Contact Marshall Dreiling to find out more about the Design Committee or to get involved.

Virginia Women in Design provides programmatic and networking opportunities surrounding the role of women in the design professions. More>>

The Historic Resources Committee plans various programs and seminars throughout the year on historical topics. More>>

Learn about Knowledge Communities at the National level. More>>

COMING SOON!

Watch this space, and the individual committee pages, for interactive networking opportunities.

Membership News

Professional Development News

  • Young Architects Forum Regional Director

    Are you an AIA Member interested in the issues confronting young architects? Would you like to help the Young Architects Forum (YAF) address these issues? Then, you may be just the person we’re

Government Advocacy News

  • When Statutes Override Contracts Document swirl

    We see them all the time: overreaching indemnity provisions that might compromise our professional liability insurance coverage and hold firms accountable for a catalog of frightening claims and damages.

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.