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.

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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Dwell on Design LA


America’s Largest Design Event, curated by the editors of Dwell magazine, returns to the Los Angeles Convention Center, May 29-31, celebrating its 10th year. Join 30,000+ attendees at this magnificent 3-day wonderland of modern design that will be sure to …

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National AIA 2016/2017 Candidates for Office

It’s that time of year again—election time.

Elections for AIA National 2016 First Vice President/2017 President-elect, 2016-2017 Treasurer and At-Large Directors, will be held in May at the AIA 2015 National Convention in Atlanta, Georgia.

Candidates responded to five questions …

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AIA Los Angeles 11th Annual Restaurant Design Awards


The Restaurant Design Awards are open to all individuals and practices (owners & architects/designers can equally submit entries for consideration) for projects located in the United States and to US-based individuals and practices for projects outside of the USA.


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ENR Future Tech 2015


This year’s Engineering News-Record FutureTech 2015 conference program is packed with valuable insights on High Performance Construction. Our two day conference includes:

  • Two Inspirational keynotes discuss how to bring innovation and intrapreneurism to construction.
  • 7 engaging presentations on the

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