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The AIACC represents the interests of more than 11,000 architects and allied professionals in California. Founded in 1944, The AIACC's mission supports architects in their endeavors to improve the quality of life for all Californians by creating more livable communities, sustainable designs and quality work environments. Today, The AIACC is the largest component of the National AIA organization.

Image Mirror: Editor’s Comment

[Originally published 1st quarter 2002, in arcCA 02.1, “Image Mirror.”]
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Architect Jokes

One thing I’ve noticed, working on this issue of arcCA, is that most people don’t know any architect jokes. Even most architects don’t. There’s …

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AIA 2018 Young Architects Awards

This week, the AIA National office announced the recipients of the 2018 Young Architects Awards. Emerging talent deserves recognition. AIA has selected 18 recipients for the 2018 AIA Young Architects Award. Young architects are defined as professionals who have been …

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How I Became Mayor, and Why

[Originally published 2nd quarter 2002, in arcCA 02.2, “Citizen Architects.”]

Author Julie Oakes, AIA, is principal of Oakes and Associates and is the former mayor of Hermosa Beach, California.
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On the surface, I do not have …

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Citizen Architects

[Originally published 2nd quarter 2002, in arcCA 02.2, “Citizen Architects.”]

Author Frances Anderton is a regular contributor to the New York Times on architecture and design on the West Coast. She produces To the Point and Which Way …

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