WiA Dinner Series – “The Only In The Room” & Scholarship Celebration

Come enjoy an evening of inspiration and celebration hosted by the Women in Architecture Committee. We will be celebrating this year’s WiA/CFD Center for Design scholarship recipients as well as hearing a panel discussion about “Being The Only In The Room“. Dine and mingle amongst the WiA community while enjoying a beautiful space previously featured … Continued

WiA and Allied Member Roundtable – Leap Day Happy Hour

An extra day of the year? That’s worth celebrating! Come join us for drinks, appetizers and networking with fellow WiA members and our Allied Roundtable Members. Event is free but please register  Location: Bespoke Careers, 310 Comal St, Floor 2, Austin, TX 78702 Date and time: Thu, Feb 29, 2024 5:00 PM – 7:00 PM Parking: Free … Continued

We Are WiA – TxA 2023 Edition

We are WiA – TxA Edition We are proud to showcase the incredible and diverse voices of women in the field of architecture through our AIA Austin Women in Architecture committee. Our mission to promote, validate, and illuminate the role of women within the architectural fields is made possible by the amazing backgrounds, ethnicity, and … Continued

‘Profiles’, an video interview series – Compilation 2023

Please enjoy the 2023 compilation video of the Profile’s video interview series featuring; Sophia Razzaque, AIA NOMA, IIDA, LEED AP – Associate – Lake | Flato Architects Gabriella Bermea, AIA, NCARB, LEED AP – Associate | Design Architect – VLK | ARCHITECTS Nkiru Gelles, AIA | Associate Low Design Office Jes Deaver, AIA | Residential … Continued

WiA “20/20 Hindsight” College Outreach Event

Students were invited to attend WiA’s 2023 free virtual salon series and in-person networking event featuring topics curated specifically for architecture students who are preparing for life after graduation. All salon events were virtual and featured a moderated panel with Central Texas architecture firms. The week culminated with an in-person networking event hosted by McKinney … Continued

HOME Initiative Statement – October 2023

Download the letter here. October 25, 2023 Dear AIA Members, You may have recently received or heard about the purple notices from the City of Austin showing up in mailboxes across the city, which indicate proposed changes to the codes governing low and medium-density residential lots. You may also have read or heard from other … Continued

2024 AIA Austin WiA/AFA Scholarship

Click here to download the application (PDF) Mission The mission of the AIA Austin Women in Architecture (WiA) and Austin Foundation for Architecture (AFA) Scholarship is to support diversity in the future of the architecture profession within the Austin community.  This scholarship is available to a minority female or minority non-binary student in the undergraduate … Continued

‘Profiles’ Interview Video Series – Stephanie Motal, AIA

Please enjoy the sixth interview of the 2023 ‘Profiles’ Interview series with Stephanie Motal, AIA | Managing Partner | Black + Motal   Partners. Committee Chair – Carina Coel, AIA Committee Chair-Elect – Ashton Brooks Sub-committee Chair – Alexandra Chaves, Assoc. AIA Video Production and Editing: Gus Bernal