PERSPECTIVASdosmil16

LiA is proud to announce PERSPECTIVASdosmil16!  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). The exhibit will be displayed at the Austin City Hall and the Austin Center for Architecture. Final exhibit dates to be confirmed.

ELIGIBILITY

Open to any Latino architect, design professional, firm or student practicing in the State of Texas. Limit of one entry per person.  On-line registration must be completed by October 21, 2016, 12:00 PM Central Standard Time. Registration is required before material can be submitted.   Confirmation of eligibility will be sent upon completion of on-line registration.

SUBMISSION REQUIREMENTS

I.  One (1) Portrait format, 24” x 36” mounted on black gator board no thicker than 1/2 inch. The entrant's presentation board is to be labeled on the reverse side with the entrant’s name, address, email address and phone number. The presentation may include the following:

a.    Projects or concepts, built or un-built, developed within the last five years

b.   Sketches, drawings and photographs of design projects or concepts

c.    Plans, sections, perspective views

d.   Written description of design

e.    Any other additional information, at the discretion of the entrant, necessary to convey the design intent

f.    Exhibit boards (150 dpi) may be printed and mounted locally in Austin, details to follow upon registration.

II.  Professional head shot (JPEG 300 dpi, black & white)

III.  Short paragraph (100-150 words) with biographical information. Please send in editable format (ie: Word) as additional editing may be needed to fit design of exhibitors’ board.

IV.  Participants grant permission to AIA Austin to exhibit prints and submit for editorial publication and other promotional purposes in print and online.

 

SUBMISSION DEADLINES:     On-line registration deadline: October 7, 2016

Submission deadline: October 21, 2016

ENTRY FEE: $20 students /$40 all others   (All proceeds to be donated in full to LiA’s scholarship program to help young Latino students attend “Summer Academy 2017” at the University of Texas’ School of Architecture)

SUBMIT BOARDS TO: Latinos in Architecture – “PERSPECTIVASdosmil16” c/o AIA Austin

801 W. 12th Street, Austin, TX 78701

CURATED MATERIAL:           All entries will be curated by AIA Austin through its LiA Committee.

QUESTIONS:                           (512) 452-4332 - julia@aiaaustin.org