Seattle International Architecture Forum

We are a diverse array of practitioners, theorists and students from all over the globe assembled right here in the PNW, looking to both connect, share experiences from and for those all the world over: please see below for more information on who we are, what we do, and how to get involved!!




Is to: “broaden cross-cultural architectural horizons, mentor, to educate, and inspire knowledge of international architectural practice” and to also best be a “hub for designers of foreign origin.”

(Some of the ways we have achieved this is through some of the below/see below for additional information!)




What is an International Architecture Forum?

According to the Oxford Dictionary, a Forum is
“an event or medium, where people can exchange opinions and ideas on a particular issue”

SIAF seeks to expand off existing traditions to bring Seattle lessons out to the world.
Ours is inspired by a proactive approach to contemporary global topics: Those that have the ability to impact or inspire us now.

Please join us or reach out to the contact below to help contribute your own ideas, suggestions or ‘tales-0f-yore’.



SIAF meets the third Wednesday of every month at 5:15pm, with virtual and occasional in-person offerings.

To receive upcoming meeting and event details, subscribe to our email list or click the calendar links in the top-right corner of this page. AIA Seattle members, allied members and sponsors are encouraged to join as well as other professionals in the design community.

Follow SIAF on Instagram: @aia.siaf
Join SIAF’s Facebook group: AIA Seattle International Architecture Forum

The Seattle International Architecture Forum (SIAF) serves AIA Seattle’s Membership vision.



Committee Chair(s):

  • Adzekwei Bekoe Intl. Assoc. AIA
  • Robert Leykam AIA
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