Chicago Architecture News


Announcing the 2020 Diversity Scholarship Recipients

AIA Chicago and its charitable nonprofit organization, the AIA Chicago Foundation, launched the AIA Chicago Foundation Diversity Scholarship in 2019 to provide ongoing financial support and mentorship to students attending local universities. This year, t Read more...


Resources and Best Practices: COVID-19

On June 1, AIA issued three new and enhanced tools for reducing risk of COVID-19 transmission in buildings. Click here for AIA's extensive resources related to COVID-19. In the list below, links are in red.   AIA CHICAGO WEBINARS  View th Read more...


License renewal this year in Illinois

Your State of Illinois license will be renewed in 2020, and renewal information will likely be available in September. The state requires 24 hours of learning earned during the duration of your license (December 1, 2018, through November 30, 2020), and 16 Read more...


AIA Chicago Office Closed; Staff Working Remotely

Dear AIA Chicago community members: Considerations of health, safety and welfare guide the decisions of architects. The World Health Organization (WHO) recently characterized COVID-19 as a global epidemic. In order to ensure the health, safety and welfar Read more...


AIA Chicago 2030 Commitment Update

The AIA 2030 Commitment The Chicago Campaign to Combat the Climate Emergency By: Douglas Farr, FAIA, 2030 Campaign Strategist, Arathi Gowda, AIA, and Scott Farbman, AIA, AIA Chicago 2030 Working Group co-chairs and Nathan Kipnis, FAIA, 2030 National Lia Read more...


Modernizing Chicago’s Construction Codes

In April 2019, the City Council of Chicago adopted the Phase 2 building code requirements which became optional on December 1, 2019 and will be mandatory starting on August 1, 2020. For information on the transition period, click here. For information on Read more...

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