Our Commitment to a Better Future for the Communities We Serve

Following last week’s election results, AIA National released a statement indicating AIA’s readiness to work with the new administration on relevant issues. The statement drew strong criticism from AIA members nationally, inspiring dialogue about the values of the AIA and the role of architects as advocates in our profession, our communities and our nation. continue reading

3rd Annual AIABaltimore Celebrity Chef Night Sponsorship

Consider sponsoring the 3rd Annual AIABaltimore Celebrity Chef Night, to be held on Tuesday, May 2 at the new B-More Kitchen incubator in Govans. Twenty local and notable architects will have their culinary design prowess put to the test as they compete to create the finest culinary designs. continue reading

Opportunism and Principle. A Protest.

CEO Robert Ivy running the business of the Institute had no business to comment on the presidential election hours after the polls closed. Not before it is clear in any way how the President Elect will shape his urban, environmental, housing or climate change policies, areas for which AIA had carefully developed goals and strategies over the past years in an attempt of re-calibrating an organization that many saw out of step with our times. continue reading

Purple Cherry Architects Projects Recognized with AIA Chesapeake Bay Excellence in Design Awards & People’s Choice Award

November 15, 2016 (Annapolis, MD) – Purple Cherry Architects—a 20-year old Annapolis based full-service architecture and interior design firm specializing in custom luxury homes and interiors—earned accolades for their work in the Chesapeake Bay region, with the receipt of the AIA Chesapeake Bay Excellence in Design – Merit Award for Residential Architecture continue reading