AIA-NJ Blog

AIANJ Election Open

June 15, 2016

Voting opened June 10th, and will continue until June 24th, for the election of AIA New Jersey’s next AIA Regional Representative.  Two qualified candidates have put their names forward to represent you the AIANJ members on nationals Strategic Council – See each candidates statements and information here.         Laurence Parisi, AIA   Read More

GRAPHISOFT Announces Winners of Inaugural ARCHICAD Student Design Competition

June 15, 2016

GRAPHISOFT North America, in partnership with award-winning ARCHICAD firm, Kitchen & Associates (K&A) and AIA West Jersey, proudly announce the winners of the inaugural student design competition. The competition coincided with the annual American Institute of Architects (AIA) Convention in Philadelphia, PA. Students from across the United States, currently enrolled in architectural or interior design Read More

Second Annual I Look Up Film Challenge

June 15, 2016

The second annual I Look Up Film Challenge launched at AIA Convention 2016 The challenge begins. Register by July 10 to make your mark. The I Look Up Challenge calls upon filmmakers to share their vision with a 2-3 minute video exploring the power of architecture to create solutions and uplift communities. Take on the Read More

Call for Submissions AIA Awards 2017

June 15, 2016

  Twenty-five Year Award recipient Monterey Bay Aquarium ARCHITECT: EHDD | PHOTO: Bruce Damonte Show us your best work  AIA Awards celebrate the best buildings and spaces and the people behind them. These projects are in a class of their own and are innovative, beautifully designed, and improve lives and communities around the globe. Get Read More

EPiC Post-Convention Newsletter

June 15, 2016

EPiC Moments at AIA National Convention 2016 Many of AIA New Jersey Emerging Professionals were able to take advantage of the AIA national convention being in Philadelphia this year, even if they only attended one event.  EPiC put a recap of the convention in the latest newsletter. Join us next year in Orlando, April 27 – Read More

Earth Day Irony

June 15, 2016

By Russell A. Davidson, FAIA As the U.S. Senate passed its long-delayed energy bill April 21, the irony was acute. Here was the world’s greatest deliberative body voting to kill carbon-cutting requirements for the federal government – on the eve of Earth Day and the signing of the COP 21 climate treaty in Paris. In Read More

Happy Birthday Frank Lloyd Wright

June 15, 2016

In honor of Frank Lloyd Wright’s birthday AIANJ was able to connect AIANJ member, Dan Nichols, AIA, with Curbed Philadelphia to showcase the architect’s and his wife’s home.  Designed by Frank Lloyd Wright in 1950 the JA Sweeton residence was designed on a budget.  The homeowners recently completed a restoration to repair the Usonian Home. Read More

WIANJ – SpeakEasy: Former FBI executive: Ignore the barriers

June 15, 2016

AIANJ Women in Architecture meeting was held May 26th. Article originally printed in NJBIZ, click here for full article. By Andrew Sheldon SpeakEasy is a running feature in NJBIZ in which we recap presentations given by key business leaders around the state. This report is based on a speech delivered by Lauren Anderson, a consultant and former Read More

Working With The Media Pays Off

June 15, 2016

I hope you are familiar with our Working With The Media series. Having read these articles you might wonder if any of this really makes a difference? Well, here is concrete example of how it can work. I recently read an article in my local newspaper announcing the groundbreaking for a new local public charter Read More

PhilAIAdelphia Convention Recap from Across the River

June 1, 2016

The 2016 AIA Convention just finished and Philadelphia was a great host to architects and design professionals from around the world.  AIA New Jersey members were able to take advantage of the close location of convention this year and it was wonderful to see so many of us attending. Congratulations to the newest NJ fellows who were inducted 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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