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

  • Architects as Leaders

    Architects must “speak up” and be engaged in the public discourse that shapes our society, communities, and neighborhoods.

Professional Development News

  • ArchEx Call for Presentations

    Celebrating its 30th year, ArchEx has always strived to help push the profession forward. We are looking for exciting and engaging topics and speakers to make this historic ArchEx, a truly special one.

Government Advocacy News

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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.