About AIABaltimore

We are third oldest chapter of the American Institute of Architects, and have over 1,100 members creating and advocating for great, sustainable design in Charm City!

2017 AIABaltimore FAR Scholarship Awards

Deadline: September 15, 2017. The submission portal is open for the 2017 FAR Scholarship Awards. The scholarship awards design excellence demonstrating innovation, social responsibility, environmental stewardship and critical thinking. Submissions can be a single project, multiple projects or a research/theory paper (graduate students only). continue reading

The Design Collective/Samaha Joint Venture awarded Calvin M. Rodwell Elementary/Middle Replacement School

Baltimore, MD (September 11, 2017) – The Design Collective/Samaha joint venture was recently selected by Maryland Stadium Authority and Baltimore City Public Schools to provide design and construction administration services for the replacement of the existing Calvin M. Rodwell Elementary/Middle School, built in 1978. continue reading

What Makes Charm City Charming? Baltimore Urban Design Microfilm Competition 2017

The AIABaltimore Urban Design Committee has launched a competition for a micro-short film exploring Charm City. In a film of no more than two minutes, entrants are challenged to investigate the public spaces that make Baltimore unique and how those spaces shape us. Come explore what makes Baltimore charming! continue reading

September 2017 President’s Letter – Leadership

Although I have previously written about leadership in some fashion, it has been on my mind a lot lately. Perhaps because of the things going on in our country and around the world, or because I know I am on the downhill slope of my term as your chapter president, or because I often think about what I do and how I affect others. continue reading