How can our design and planning processes help create great places while repairing harm and building community? Join us online October 19–21 as we convene design professionals, citizen advocates, community partners, and government representatives in a discussion about the benefits of community engagement, how to ensure that engagement is real and impactful, and how to make these processes a part of our standard practice.
Please join us for an evening virtual reception on Friday, October 2 to celebrate our 2020 honorees for championing outstanding design in our city and region.
Each year, AIA Seattle recognizes leadership and achievement in design and the built environment through its honors program. Honors acknowledge excellence and strengthen ties between architects and the many professions that partner with them to make a difference through design. Please join us for an evening virtual reception on Friday, October 2 to celebrate our 2020 honorees for championing outstanding design in our city and region. The 2020 Honoree page will continue a rolling announcement of local honorees starting Tuesday, September 8.
Join us virtually on November 16 for the 2020 Honor Awards for Washington Architecture!
This year is going to be a little different. For the health and safety of our community, this year’s live event will be virtual. On Monday, November 16, grab your favorite drinks and snacks and tune in to the 2020 Honor Awards for Washington Architecture Oscars-style awards reveal! We are sorry to miss gathering in person this year, but look forward to your engagement via social media during the live broadcast. We encourage you to get creative with small group viewing parties, and we can’t wait to “see” you on the red carpet!
As AIA Seattle reflects on our pursuit of racial justice, we are committing to a process of transparency in what measurable actions we are taking.
As AIA Seattle reflects on our pursuit of racial justice, we are committing to a process of transparency in what measurable actions we are taking. As a member-led organization, we have established this evolving list for the sake of mutual accountability — so you may see what we are doing, and tell us where we should be moving in the future. As we establish new protocols, goals, and activities, we will add them to the top of this list.
AIA Seattle’s 2020 ADU Tour has been moved to an online format – the ADU Showcase. This Showcase highlights ADUs designed by AIA Seattle member architects. Each ADU is uniquely designed based on local regulations, site conditions, family needs, and client preferences
We are accepting applications for attached or detached ADUs to showcase on our website. You can find more info here and access the submittal form to submit your project. Stay tuned for the online showcase!
The Seattle Architecture Foundation 23rd Annual Model exhibit, Iterations, celebrates the germination of a design idea and how it’s nurtured over time through the exploration of writing, drawing, modeling and material studies.
AIA Seattle's Advocacy Update Enewsletter delivers advocacy information right to your inbox.
This month in state and local advocacy: AIA National’s policy platform; state rulemaking updates; SDCI’s Omnibus Legislation; virtual Design Review board meetings; Portland’s sweeping zoning reform; and more! The August Advocacy Update is also available online.
AIA Northwest Washington serves our members in North Puget Sound, supporting and promoting the design profession through educational programs and other activities.
AIA Northwest Washington (NWW) serves our members in North Puget Sound, supporting and promoting the design profession through educational programs and other activities. Check here for their latest updates.
AIA Seattle believes our world needs the visionary and integrative thinking of architects and designers, and that design solutions can positively impact our communities. Guided by our values of excellence, advocacy, integrity, equity and stewardship, we prepare our profession to lead, and deploy design to make a difference, so that we are all able to do our best work in a culture of design that fosters equitable, resilient, thriving communities. Read about the planning process, member feedback and our mission, vision, values in our new strategic plan.