AIA-NJ Blog

Giving Credit Where Credit is Due

August 16, 2017

On August 14, 2017, a terrific article on the East Point Lighthouse was published in The Daily Journal. Despite the extensive coverage, the architect, AIA NJ Member and Chair of the AIA NJ Historic Resources Committee, Michael Calafati, AIA, was left out of the article. Read the article by clicking here. Upon noticing this, New Jersey Read More

Grassroots 2017 Recap

March 15, 2017

Grassroots is universally acclaimed as one of the best events organized by the AIA. This year was no different. Grassroots is an opportunity for our leaders to see firsthand how the Institute works and what it is doing for the members. You were very fortunate to be well represented. AIA NJ had leaders from each Read More

Inauguration and Awards Gala 2017

January 18, 2017

AIA New Jersey (AIANJ) and Architects League of Northern New Jersey (ALNNJ) hosted the Annual Inauguration and Awards Gala Saturday evening at the Sheraton in Mahwah, NJ.  The event gathered architects and allied professions along with their families to celebrate architecture and swear in the incoming boards of both organizations. 2017 AIANJ President Ben Lee, Read More

Governance Week 2016

January 3, 2017

Happy New Year! Welcome to 2017. I am excited to serve all of you as the 2017-2019 AIA New Jersey Regional Representative to the AIA National Strategic Council. My tenure got a jumpstart early in December when I attended Governance Week 2016. This served as my orientation/initiation to the Strategic Council and a farewell to the outgoing Read More

AIANJ Regional Representative Election Results

July 6, 2016

The 2016 elections are complete, Thanks to all members who voted. The position of AIA New Jersey Regional Representative had two candidates running for the open position, Laurence Parisi, AIA,   and  Bruce D. Turner, AIA. This position is our AIANJ representation on the AIA national Strategic Council.  They are our conduit to the latest 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

The Big Green Boxes of Cheer

May 31, 2016

During the AIA National Convention in Philadelphia, AIA South Jersey President, Bruce D. Turner, AIA, was among a group of architects who helped deliver 136 gift boxes to patients at St. Christopher’s Hospital in Philadelphia, PA. Dubbed the Big Green Boxes of Cheer, the event was organized by Andersen Windows and Cheeriodicals, a national corporate team building Read More

Small Firm Exchange (SFx) Lounge at Convention

May 12, 2016

If you’re a small firm or sole practitioner and attending the 2016 AIA National Convention in Philadelphia, you won’t want to miss the Small Firm Exchange (SFx) Lounge. Come by to meet new people, view a demo of the AIA Kinetic App 2.0, and discuss what challenges you most in the practice of architecture. Hear Read More

Remembering Malcolm Wells, FAIA

March 21, 2016

As part of The Wetlands Institute’s 2016 Winter Lecture Series, AIA South Jersey President Bruce D. Turner, AIA was recently part of a retrospective and panel discussion at the Wetlands Institute in Stone Harbor, NJ. The topic of the presentation was The Legacy of Malcolm Wells, FAIA: The Father of Gentle Architecture. The bulk of the presentation Read More

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