In this 3-part Small Firm Workshop Series, Rena M. Klein and her colleagues at Charrette Venture Group will offer foundational knowledge, strategies, tools and resources for successful small firm management. Ideal for small firm architects and owners, these highly interactive half-day sessions will include informative presentations, case study examples, workshop activities and ample time for peer-to-peer discussion.

Your nominations are critical to our chapter’s ability to recognize and encourage design leadership across the breadth of our profession. Consider nominating one or more of your peers for a local award, the College of Fellows, or for the AIA Seattle Board of Directors. AIA Seattle enthusiastically welcomes nominations for these awards and honors through Monday, February 19.

Member Access events will offer unique opportunities for members to network, learn new skills, celebrate partnerships, and enjoy being an AIA member. Look for Member Access events throughout the year, and register quickly, as they will have limited availability. Join us for our first one with artist Robin Layton, who has expanded the boundaries of traditional photography; combining her images and videos with large scale vintage found objects to create highly sought art pieces, installations, wall coverings, and high end custom made rugs.

In NCARB & You, March 7th, a representative from NCARB will present on a range of licensure topics relevant to students, aspiring architects, supervisors, architects, and people in the architecture profession reviewing steps necessary to achieve licensure and other programs to get the most out of your career in architecture.

Also, for Part 2 March 8th, HSW: Supervising With Impact an NCARB representative will present on topics relevant to AXP supervisors and mentors to help guide those seeking licensure.

Read the latest on State and local advocacy news, including the passing of the capital budget, proposals for parking reform, opportunities to comment on current housing proposals, and ways to get involved in local advocacy.

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Design in Public

Installation Power of Consequence by Signal Architecture + Research & Equinox Studios COG at the 2017 Seattle Design Festival Block Party

Seattle Design Festival 2017: POWER

The 2017 Seattle Design Festival was September 9-22. Read more