November 16, 2017
If your office was a little quiet at the end of last week, perhaps your colleagues were participating in the 2017 AIA QUAD States conference in Albany, New York. This program was a joint venture between AIA New Jersey, AIA New York State, AIA Pennsylvania and AIA Connecticut. The evening before the conference, AIA Read More
November 3, 2017
A d v o c a c y C e n t e r Prevent Architecture Firms From Paying Higher Taxes Congressional leaders have unveiled a plan to rewrite our nation’s tax code, but thousands of architecture firms could be excluded from lower tax rates. We need to tell Congress – right now – Read More
October 11, 2017
When the co-chair of the AIA NJ Public Awareness committee is a guest on NPR radio, we don’t hit the snooze bar. Take a listen as William J Martin, AIA, shares the real history of the stray toilet in your grandma’s basement. PHOTO COURTESY OF TED ZELLERS http://wesa.fm/post/architect-offers-explanation-pittsburgh-s-basement-toilets-and-it-s-not-what-you-think#stream/0
October 4, 2017
Designed by renowned Finnish American architect Eero Saarinen and built in 1960, Hill College House at the University of Pennsylvania has undergone a 15-month, $80 million, LEED Gold-targeted renovation. The internationally recognized landmark will reopen to 500 student residents later this month. The five-story, 195,000-sf brick residence has undergone a comprehensive renovation, preserving Saarinen’s revolutionary Read More
May 31, 2017
The reconstruction of the Nevius Dutch barn at Rockingham is a complete and accurate reconstruction of this threatened building type. Prior to being dismantled the barn was threatened by neglect. After being dismantled the barn remained in storage for over a decade until the project started in 2013. The reconstruction of the barn included Read More
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