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 Council Awards

The American Institute of Architects, California Council, Announces 2 Recipients

SACRAMENTO, Calif.–Feb. 9, 2016–The practice of architecture can sometimes be about creating a legacy—either in portfolio or firm culture or contribution to society within other categories. The AIACC Council Awards …

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Free Webinars with Vital Information

The New Buildings’ Institute (NBI) has put together a series of free webinars that may be of interest to our members. Director of Design and Practice, Linda Derivi, AIA, has attended a few and highly recommends them. The next one

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AIACC Year in Review

2015 Year in Review

How does AIACC membership make a difference? How does it have value?

These are very good questions, and ones that are frequently asked. Though there are many ways to respond, one way is to view membership in the AIACC as …

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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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