AIA-NJ Blog

Regional Director's Report – October 2012

September 29, 2012

A Trip to the Mall I am not a fan of the regional shopping mall, preferring to do most of my shopping in downtown West Orange or some at some of the surrounding urban/suburban neighboring communities.  Of course Macy’s (Bamberger’s to those who remember that great store in downtown Newark) was where I had to Read More

THE PRESIDENT’S CORNER – OCTOBER, 2012

September 29, 2012

THE VALUE OF THE ARCHITECT TO AMERICAN PROGRESSION:  IMAGES, REFLECTIONS, AND SHADOWS The current state of the economy has a harmful effect on all Americans.  Our field of architecture is directly dependent upon an upward economy.  However, there is a reciprocal effect that architecture has on the economy.  Active architecture and construction indicate positive momentum Read More

AIA-NJ DESIGN DAY

September 29, 2012

GLORIOUS WEATHER COMBINED WITH A WONDERFUL AND INFORMATIVE DAY WAS HAD BY ALL.  If you missed it, sorry… register early next year!  here is a glimpse of what took place. By: Laurence Parisi, AIA Nearly 200 AIA-NJ Member Architects and students decended on the Asbury Park Boardwalk to attend another fabulous DESIGN DAY at the  Read More

AIA South Jersey Annual Members Meeting

September 28, 2012

Business Seminar for Architects

September 26, 2012

Register now for The Business of Architecture.  A seminar hosted by AIA-NJ on October 25, 2012, at the Somerset Holiday Inn. “I highly recommend that every architect attend this vital and informative seminar. This will strengthen your business savvy, win desirable commissions, and improve profitability.” – Laurence Parisi, President AIA-NJ  Schedule: Keynote address:…………….Philip Kennedy-Grant, FAIA, Read More

2012 AIA-NJ Service Award Recipients

September 24, 2012

The 2012 AIA-NJ Service Award recipients were announced at this years Design Conference.  Congratulations to the following: Distinguished Service Award:  Stephen Carlidge Resident of the Year:  Chanta Jackson Young Architect of the Year:  April Horvath Intern Architect of the Year:  Sarah Wolosin Architect of the Year:  Rick Tokarski Firm of the Year:  Spiezle Architectural Group Read More

CANstruction 2012 Build Day

September 20, 2012

AIA-NJ Newark and Suburban hosted the 14th annual CANstruction Build Day today at the Livingston Mall in Livingston, NJ. View pictures taken during the build from the Star Ledger on NJ.com After todays eight-hour “Build Day”, the structures will be judged tomorrow, Friday, Sept. 21, at an awards gala.  Find out details to attend the Read More

Join AIA West Jersey for a Day in Cape May

September 19, 2012

AIA members, families and friends are all welcome to spend a day with AIA West Jersey in Historic Cape May, N.J.  On Saturday September 29th the group is meeting at the Emlen Physick Estate (designed by Philadelphia architect Frank Furness) for a house tour at 10:00am followed by a trolley tour through the historic district. Read More

CANstruction On Display at Livingston Mall

September 19, 2012

It starts with one can, to feed the hungry, to lift the spirit, to change the world.  Canstruction is a charity committed to ending hunger, using “one can” as a catalyst for change.  Every month, over 500,000 New Jerseyans access hunger reflief programs supported by the Community Food Bank of NJ.  New Jersey’s design/build competition Read More

2012 Photography Competition Voting

September 19, 2012

The AIA West Jersey has opened up public voting for the 2012 Photography Competition. The 7th Annual AIA West Jersey Photography Competition had a number of outstanding images submitted to this years event.  A panel of  jurors narrowed the submissions to the top entries.   These selected entries are being included in a public voting Read More

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Upcoming Events

  1. Historic Rehabilitation – Window Solutions

    November 28 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  2. South Jersey’s Emerging Professional Committee’s Night of Art

    November 30 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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    December 7 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

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