Allied Members are not Architects, but are professionals in related fields, who collaborate with and support Architects in the creation of the built environment.
  • Last Chance to Register! Architecture Matters Design Forum Series: Negative Space

    Join hosts Saxon Sigerson, AIA, Arturo Levenfeld, AIA and Kris Barkley, AIA for a casual evening of design presentations and discussion centered around three examples of negative space: The Piazza San Marco in Venice; the open plaza at the Salk Institute; and Pershing Square in Los Angeles. This topic...
  • Ideate, Inc. Hosts “Seize the Opportunity” Seminars

    Contributed by AIACV Gold Corporate Partner Ideate, Inc. Session #1: Autodesk 2011 Solutions for BIM Join Ideate to learn about BIM for Buildings and the Autodesk 2011 software products that contribute to sustainable design and analysis. We are pleased to welcome special guest speaker Scott Davis, Autodesk AEC Technical...
  • AIACV Job Networking–Join In!

    Looking for work? Have a position to fill? The Chapter has set up a LinkedIn Group just for you! The group currently has two job postings and 114 members–and is growing each day. Here are the steps to participate: 1. Create a  profile on LinkedIn (if you don’t already...
  • China Educational Adventure!

    Contributed by: Douglas Whiteaker, AIA Architecture professor Douglas Whiteaker, AIA  is coordinating a trip to China for students (as well as professionals) with the private educational organization EF. This is a great opportunity to learn and see the architecture and culture of China. The nine‐day tour includes stops in...
  • Gradually Going Green: Working with LEED, v3

    Series is sponsored by RWM architecture & interiors and is presented by Gloria Rasmussen, AIA, CSI, LEED-AP, BD+C CSI and AIA Central Valley are teaming up to provide an opportunity to  understand the concepts of Green Building as presented by LEED.  This course is designed to explore and understand...
  • Got Green Projects? CBSC Would Like to Hear About Them!

    The California Building Standards Commission (CBSC) is looking for innovative and progressive green building projects to feature in their quarterly newsletter. The CBSC e-publication is relatively new and the Commission’s intention is to include articles that would feature the unique aspects of green project as well as photos. Please...
  • SASD Art–Worth a Second Look

    If you missed last week’s joint Chapter tour of the Sacramento Area Sewer District, you also missed seeing the art of Gordon Huether—installed as part of the Art in Public Places Program. Huether’s approach integrates water, an element directly tied to the mission of both Districts, and radius shapes...
  • AAH Presentation: Energy Efficient Illumination and Specialty Lighting for Healthcare

    Contributed by: Beth Young, AIA beth.young@skanska.com The Chapter’s Academy of Architecture for Health, invites you to join them on Tuesday, April 20th, at 5:30 pm at the California Lighting Technology Center at UC Davis for a presentation on energy efficient illumination and specialty lighting for healthcare presented by the...
  • Review the 700/800 K Street Development Proposals

    Contributed by Bruce Monighan, AIA The City recently received four proposals for development on the 700 and 800 Blocks of K and L Streets and is doing a public presentation of these proposals on Monday, March 22 at 5:30 PM at Historic City Hall, located at 915 I Street...
  • 4th Wednesday Design Dialogue – “Under the Radar”

    Urban Design, and more specifically infill design, has become one of the most desired types of development in the central city and surrounding residential neighborhoods. With continued concerns about the city’s design review process, lack of neighborhood support and a host of other issues, architects often find it challenging...
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