Planning Advocacy

City of Austin Planning Updates AIA Austin through its advocacy sub-committee is actively engaged with City of Austin staff to keep updated as to zoning and site plan ordinance changes, specifically the Planning & Development Review Department (Urban Design, Zoning, Annexation Code Amendments, Historic Preservation, Land Use Review, Comprehensive Planning, Neighborhood Planning, Development Assistance Center) … Continued

2022 ‘Profiles’ Interview Series

 Click to view the compilation Video for the 2022 ‘Profiles’ interview series. Committee Chair – Stephanie Lemmo, Assoc. AIA Committee Chair-Elect – Carina Coel, AIA Sub-committee Chair – Alexandra Chaves, Assoc. AIA Video Production and Editing: Gus Bernal

Environmental Justice

Equity in Architectural Practice – A Workshop with Donna Carter, FAIA As a design professional and placemaker, it is the duty of the architect and urban planner to responsibly create for the benefit of all communities affected by their respective projects and to the detriment of none. A key component is community input during the … Continued

Air Barrier Educational Symposium

hosted by BEC:Austin in collaboration with ABAA doors at 11:30am Hybrid event – happening in person at AIA Austin, 801 W 12th St, and online via Zoom. Choose how you’d like to attend when you register!

Health & Wellness

Flourishing in Place: Indoor space as a health intervention opportunity Indoor spaces are a dominant pollutant exposure for our society. They can also be spaces that promote thriving health. These facts are both a challenge and an opportunity for the AEC industry and for society at large. Join us as we present the design strategies … Continued

Guide to Austin Architecture Bike Tour: Groundbreaking Women

 AIA Austin’s Women in Architecture (WiA) Committee coordinated the Guide to Austin Architecture’s Groundbreaking Women Spring Bike Tour, which took place March 26th 2022 and featured 5 of 12 sites from the Guide to Austin Architecture Groundbreaking Women website. The Guide to Austin Architecture’s Groundbreaking Women Spring Bike Tour featured presentations by Emily Little, … Continued