AIA Los Angeles


Thursday, August 4, 7:30 AM -  9:00 AM
Who do you talk to when the building code says one thing and the inspector says another?! The AIA|LA continues its leadership-pipeline meetings with the LADBS to discuss specific building code interpretation questions and discrepancies. Make changes before your firm is impacted by an LADBS interpretation.
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Tuesday, September 13, 6:00 PM

John Friedman Alice Kimm Architects' La Kretz Innovation Campus (LKIC) serves LA's burgeoning cleantech community. The 3.2 acre interdisciplinary hub, where entrepreneurs, engineers, community activists, and policymakers innovate to support LA's green economy, includes a transformed 61,000 SF warehouse in the vibrant Arts District.
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Monday, October 24, 6:00 PM till 'whenever'
The AIA|LA's Design Awards are among the most prestigious in the country with a ceremony that attracts illustrious presenters. We're equally serious that event's apres party is about relaxing with old and new friends. The location of this year's is primed for that--the historic Clifton's Cafeteria.
Pick-up Your Tickets for Architects' Night Out at Early Bird Prices, Click Here 

Friday, September 2 | 8:00 AM - 9:30 AM 
Why are so many people excited about our upcoming breakfast with California State Senator Holly J. Mitchell? In January, she unveiled a statewide plan that calls for California to implement a Housing First strategy, similar to that embraced by Utah to eradicate homelessness in 10 years.
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Thursday, October 20, 8:00 AM - 5PM | Symposium at SCI-Arc | Happy Hour at A+D

Jamie Molina, AIA, had just completed her exams when she found out about the AIA|LA's Powerful, a symposium focused on equity and diversity. Find out what happened after she watched the event's live feed by CLICKING HERE.
Benefit from POWERFUL, like she did:
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Friday, July 29 | Fletcher Auditorium, Woodbury University This Friday!!!

The AIACC invites you to a panel discussion that will explore traditions and trends in academia, licensure, and professional practice in order to better understand how we can bridge the gap between these groups and prepare the profession moving forward.

At Spaces Near You
October is LArchitecture Month 2016

October 2016 -- The Whole Month

In the office, as we organize for LArchitecture month in October, we can't help but be awed by the wealth of contributions architects make to Los Angeles life. To all of you, who committed to this work day-in and day-out, thank you from your staff in the AIA|LA ofice.

What can you expect in October: off-beat tours , empowering learning experiences that will change the field's future, celebrations of design excellence and a couple of surprises. Check back in the LArchitecture section in upcoming newsletter to discover the details. 


Thursday, September 29 | 8:00 AM - 9:30 AM 
As Executive Secretary, Miller leads the negotiations for billions of dollars' worth of Project Labor Agreements with public and private entities, such as the Los Angeles Unified School District, Los Angeles World Airports, Ports of Los Angeles and Long Beach, NBCUniversal, Paramount Pictures and BNSF.
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Wednesday, July 27, 4:30 PM  - 6:30 PM | HKS 10880 Wilshire Blvd. Ste. 1850
This month, the AIA|LA Healthcare Committee will have a presentation on "The Change-Ready Clinic" by Dr. Adeleh Nejati.
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Friday, August 5 | 2 PM | 3 HSWs!! | Next Week!!
The LEED Gold-certified Life Sciences Building at Loyola Marymount University is a modern teaching facility for biology, chemistry and natural science. Designed by CO Architects, it provides a variety of collaborative environments that promote connectivity and openness.

Tuesday, August 30 | 6 PM - 8:00 PM | Perkins+Will
Local designers will present on a mentor that has inspired them personally or professionally in this "Triple Mixer" presented by: Women In Architecture AIA|LA, Association for Women in Architecture + Design, SoCal NOMA. Don't miss this lively, interactive evening.

Thursday, August 18, 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM, Please arrive by 7 pm |
California Science Center, Samuel Oschin Pavilion, 700 Exposition Park Drive,
Los Angeles 90037

Join us at the Samuel Oschin Space Shuttle Endeavor for an evening of innovation, networking and history. Enjoy overflowing hos d'oeuvres, cocktails, and the future of residential lighting control. By attending the event, you will receive a Lutron goodie bag and a chance to win one of 50 Caseta Smart Home starter kits!

515 South Flower, Suite 2800, Los Angeles, CA 90071
SCI is excited to announce the opening of their new Downtown Los Angeles office space, which also serves as a showroom, displaying an array of stunning light fixtures from their key manufacturers including Eaton, Birchwood, Focal Point, Architectural Lighting Works, and WAC Lighting.

Learn, Benefit, Enjoy
Upcoming AIA|LA Events

08_02_16  AIA|LA and DCP Urban Design Review Session Read More
                  Add'l Dates:   8.16.16, 9.6.16, 9.20.16
08_04_16   AIA|LA & LADBS - Interpreting The Building Code Read More
09_30_16   AIA|LA City Leaders Breakfast with Joseph T. Edmiston,
                   Executive Director, Santa Monica Mountains Conservancy  Read More

Program    The Construction Management Association of America Southern California
                  Chapter Awards programs offers a "Partners in Design Category"
                  for architects. Submissions are due 12.08.16   Read More 



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