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Call for entries - Design Excellence Awards

Design Excellence Awards Call for Entries Open Now

Submit entries by May 22. Full guidelines »

Save the Date: Small Projects Awards Ceremony and Party

Friday, May 9, 5–8pm
Architectural Artifacts, 4325 North Ravenswood Avenue

Come and celebrate the winners of the fourth annual AIA Chicago Small Project Awards.
Check the Small Projects website for full information »

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Registration for the 2014 AIA National Convention is now open!

Join an anticipated audience of over 20,000 attendees focused on the betterment of the built environment.

Register now to take advantage of Early Bird Rates (through April 16) »

Get a head start and begin planning your schedule. Be sure to attend Jeanne Gang's, FAIA, opening keynote on Thursday, June 26.

Take advantage of numerous volunteer opportunities through AIA Chicago and attend for free »

Design with Purpose

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Working with an Architect and Ask an Architect: English and Spanish Speakers Wanted

AIA Chicago's "Working with an Architect" and "Ask an Architect" sessions are designed to bring together residential architects and homeowners to talk about how to choose the right architect, navigate zoning and permitting regulations, and avoid costly surprises.

This year, with our program partners Arquitectos and Neighborhood Housing Services, AIA Chicago is expanding the program to include Spanish-language sessions.

Upcoming WWAA Sessions

Working with an Architect/Ask an Architect
Sunday, April 13 from 2:30 to 4:30pm
Rebuilding Exchange, 1740 West Webster St., Chicago
(773) 252-2234
Register through Rebuilding Exchange

Working with an Architect/Ask an Architect - Spanish Language
Wednesday, April 23 from 6:00 to 8:00pm
St. John Berchmans, 2517 West Logan Blvd., Chicago
Register online or call (312) 670-7770

Working with an Architect/Ask an Architect - Spanish Language
Thursday, May 8 from 6:00 to 8:00pm
NHS Back of the Yards Homeownership Center, in Park Federal Bank, 1823 West 47th St., Chicago
Register online or call (312) 670-7770

Working with an Architect Trabajar con un Arquitecto

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March/April 2014

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The first issue of 2014 is packed with highlights, including:

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Calendar

Trabaja con un Arquitecto
Wednesday, April 23, 6:00 pm -  8:00 pm

This event is sponsored by Small Practitioners group
Learning units: Not Available
Location: St. John Berchmans, 2517 West Logan Blvd., Chicago
Member price: 0   Non-member price: 0

CANstruction Kick-Off
Thursday, April 24, 5:30 pm -  6:30 pm

This event is sponsored by AIA Chicago, Greater Chicago Food Depository, Merchandise Mart
Learning units: Not Available
Location: AIA Chicago, 35 East Wacker Drive, #250
Member price: 0   Non-member price: 0

Rebuilding Together
Saturday, April 26, 7:00 am -  4:00 pm

This event is sponsored by AIA Chicago
Learning units: Not Available
Location: Riverdale, Illinois
Member price: 0   Non-member price: 0

Between Two Boxes: The Interstitial Imaginings of Jimenez Lai
Tuesday, April 29, 5:30 pm -  8 pm

This event is sponsored by Clayco and Forum Studio; AIA Chicago; Chicago Architecture Foundation; Frank Lloyd Wright Foundation; Graham Foundation for Advanced Studies in the Fine Arts
Learning units: Not Available
Location: 35 East Wacker Drive - 2nd floor and 13th floor
Member price: 0   Non-member price: 0

Sustainability in the Built Environment: Trends, Opportunities, and Your Practice
Tuesday, May 6, 1:30 pm -  5:00 pm

This event is sponsored by This event, hosted by AIA Chicago and the Energy Center of Wisconsin, is sponsored by the ComEd and Nicor Gas New Construction Service.
Learning units: 2.25 LU/HSW
Location: Roosevelt University, Wabash Building, Room 1111 (11th floor) 425 South Wabash Avenue
Member price: $10.00   Non-member price: $20.00

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