Latinos in Architecture LiA

LiA's goal is to serve and support our local communities, strengthen networks between design professionals and enrich our practices through diverse cultural views by fostering participation in educational, professional and community-oriented programs.

MAY 2020: LiA is proud to announce Force-Majeure, a design ideas competition in collaboration with the Women in Architecture and DesignVoice Committees.


Perspectivas 2019 

LiA is proud to announce PERSPECTIVASdosmil19! This exhibit aims to showcase the work and talent of Latino architectural professionals and designers practicing in the State of Texas, in celebration of National Hispanic Heritage Month (Sept.15-Oct.15).
Open to any Hispanic architect, design professional, firm or student practicing in the State of Texas. Multiple entries are accepted. 

If you missed the exhibit at Austin Central Library from November 5-December 1, you can see PERSPECTIVASdosmil19 on display at the Austin Center for Architecture January - May 2020.


Help Support the outreach efforts of LiA by donating today

Programs like Las Piñatas and Perspectivas are quickly becoming cornerstones of this rich and diverse outreach program!  Your personal donations toward supporting the work of the Latinos in Architecture Committee are welcome!

Donate   $25    $50    $75    $100    $250

For corporate sponsorship information, please contact Julia Brown.

About LiA

Meetings: Latinos in Architecture meets every third Thursday of the month at 5:30 PM at AIA Austin Center for Architecture.
Connect with LiA: If you would like more information about how to get involved with Latinos in Architecture or AIA Austin, please contact AIA Austin. Follow us on Facebook and join our email list!

2020 Committe Chair: Braulio Hurtado
2020 Chair-Elect: Gabriela Bermea, Assoc. AIA
AIA Austin Staff Liaison: Julia Brown
LiA Ambassadors:

  • Ingrid Gonzales-Featherston
  • Dan Campos
  • Melissa Henao-Robledo
  • Paul Medrano
  • Martin Barrera
  • Jaime Palomo
  • David Goujon
  • Jose Luis Figueroa
  • Ricardo Maga Rojas