Thoughtful design, paired with a change management program to educate staff, can both enhance con...read more
The Fitwel certification system is relatively simple and involves registering a building on a cus...read more
“I owe this prestigious prize to my guru, Le Corbusier. His teachings led me to question identity and compelled me to discover new regionally adopted contemporary expression for a sustainable holistic habitat,” said Balkrishna Doshi, the 45th Pritzker Prize Laureate, and the first to hail from India. Photo courtesy VSF
Over the course of 70 years, Doshi was instrumental in shaping the discourse of architecture thro...read more
Anyone approaching Los Alamos during the war had to pass through at least two checkpoints. Courtesy of the Los Alamos National Laboratory Archives
The exhibit will run through March 3, 2019.
The concept of “selfie walls” has been around for years, but with their growing popularity they h...read more
The American Institute of Architects has released its first-ever Small Firm Compensation Report....
Rendering courtesy Cooper Robertson.
The goal of the project is to create closer and more robust connections between the Gateway Arch...read more
The American Institute of Architects Creative Commons
AIA Fellowship recognizes significant contributions to profession of architecture and society....read more
This is the second post in our series examining why airport operators should bother to upgrade th...read more
ICMA 2017 at San Antonio’s Henry B. González Convention Center.
What exactly is the Second Machine Age? The name refers to a book by MIT researchers Erik Brynjol...read more
BankUnited defines itself as a Network Bank by creating a cohesive multifunctional environment that integrates meeting and event space with traditional banking functions. Photo © Christopher Payne.
It is critical to not view the physical branch as just another sales channel, but as an important...read more
AIA San Francisco (AIASF) and the Equity by Design Committee, launched the ...read more
Interior of the new Legacy Hall in Plano, Texas. Image © Gensler.
2017 saw the continuation of the evolution of expectations on the part of consumers, developers,...read more
Cautious development and healthy absorption across major markets contributed to the decline in va...read more
Courtesy of HOK.
The recipients will be honored at the AIA Conference on Architecture 2018 in New York City....
Courtesy Adrian Smith + Gordon Gill Architecture
The Young Architects Award recipients will be honored at the AIA Conference on Architecture 2018...read more
Cities change constantly, but given the numerous disruptive factors spanning technology, policy,...read more
Matthew Rosenberg has identified 8 major inefficiencies in the architecture and design industry,...read more
International architecture and design firm Little has appointed Carolyn Rickard-Brideau as its ne...read more
Illustration courtesy flickr
One of the first steps to increasing leads for your design firm is to acknowledge that all leads...read more
Efficient supply chains enable companies to be more competitive in the marketplace.
The estimate of total losses in 2017 from major natural disasters like Hurricane Harvey are at $306 billion, which shattered the previous record of $215 billion. Photo: Wikimedia Commons.
Tax reform implications and rebuilding from natural disasters are among the reasons AIA’s Chief E...read more
The commercial office and retail sectors will lead the way in 2018, with a strong bounce back for...read more
As we close out the first month of the New Year, AEC firms have made (and are still making) plans...read more
The idea of a kindergarten-only school presents both challenges and opportunities in regards to t...read more
Measuring 33 inches wide, the delivery robots can travel on sidewalks and can carry payloads weighing up to 77 lbs. Photo courtesy thyssenkrupp
“With driverless delivery robots, we could fill a gap and get spare parts from our warehouses to...read more
Photo: Architect of the Capitol
The award honors significant contributions to public architecture.
The recipients will be honored at the AIA Conference on Architecture 2018 in New York City.
Pope Holbrook Elementary School, Ft. Bragg, N.C. Rendering: LS3P
Clients want to be able to track costs at every stage of a project, and cost estimates (current a...read more
Photo: PDR Corp.
Autism, in part, gave us modern architecture, writes PDR’s Julie Troung.