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.

2016 AIACC Election Results

AIACC Election Results

First VP/Pres-elect
Jana Itzen, AIA

Bob DeGrasse, AIA

VP of Legislative Affairs
Don Rudy, AIA

VP of Professional Practice
Laurel Gillette, AIA

VP of the Academy for Emerging Professionals
Benjamin Kasden, AIA

Associate Director North
Laura Wood, Assoc. AIA…

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Informative Panels Not to be Missed!

From drought issues such as conservation strategies and approaches, what can the engineer and design contractor offer? If you are in the Huntington Beach area Nov. 19, register for the ENR Western Water Conference to find answers to questions such …

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7 X 7 X 7: 7 Architects; 7 Schools; 7 Innovations

Last week the Division of the State Architect launched their newest initiative: 7x7x7: Design, Energy Water, with the purpose of engaging seven noted architectural firms to develop seven case studies in sustainable school design, for seven representative school campuses. The …

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OCTOBER 22, 2015
Steelcase WorkLife Center – AT&T Center
1150 South Olive Street
Los Angeles, CA 90015

Many forces are driving change in the design and construction of healthcare facilities.

  • Realizing we’re not aging the same way previous

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Thinking Windows

Thinking Windows

The most common way, probably, of thinking how to make a window is, first, to decide how big you want it to be; second, to think how you want it to operate (swing out, slide, etc.); and, third, to think

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2015 Election

2016 Call for Nominations

2015 Election

Have you ever wondered what it would be like to serve the architectural profession as a member of the AIACC Board? What the process is about and how you could assist to help implement change and be part of the …

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2015 Maybeck Awards


San Francisco Architect is Honored and Humbled by California Architecture’s Highest Award

Sacramento, Calif. — The American Institute of Architects California Council introduces the 16th recipient of the Maybeck Award: Mark Cavagnero, FAIA.

Coined in some circles as “The Gold …

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2015 Residential Awards


It’s time once again to honor the best in California Residential Architects. This program highlights the places we all live, work, dream and play and we wouldn’t want you to miss the opportunity to submit your finest residential programs, but …

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