Event Design Awards Committee Meeting

October 7, 2013 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm

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The Design Awards Committee is looking for a few new faces to join us in planning the
2014 Design & Honor Awards Program and Awards Celebration!

We'll be discussing possible jurors, Jury Weekend arrangements, and potential locations for the Awards Celebration. Bring your lunch.

Denise Scott Brown Denied Pritzker Prize Recognition - What do you think?

ARCHITECT Magazine reports today that despite a public outcry, the Prizker Architecture Prize Committee will not honor Denise Scott Brown's request for to re-open her case.   Read the details here

Latinos in Architecture Scholarship Awards to UTSOA Summer Academy 2013

Joined by friends and family at the Austin Center for Architecture, Latinos in Architecture (LiA) recently awarded scholarships to three talented Austin area students.  In our continued effort to promote our profession amongst young Latinos, the three full-tuition scholarships will assist Franco, Jessied and Sindy attend the “Summer Academy in Architecture” at the University of Texas at Austin’s School of Architecture (UTSOA).

Partner Without a Prize

From the New York Times....

Create More Value Than You Capture


It’s that time of year when we celebrate and recognize the achievements of our local members.  The AIA Austin Annual Awards Celebration on the evening of April 11, 2013 was a great success thanks to the hard-working staff at AIA Austin, the dedicated committee members, and the wonderful performance by Helen Thompson as our Master of Ceremonies.  As the AIA Commissioner of Design and Awards, this has me thinking a lot about value systems, the way in which we measure the work we do against a consistent set of principles.