2015 AIA Ohio Valley Region Convention

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2015 AIA Ohio Valley Region Convention

October 11-13, 2015
Hilton Downtown
Columbus, Ohio

Registration open now!

http://www.aiaohio.org/aia-convention


schedule of events

Keynote speakers include:

Marshall Brown, a licensed architect and urban designer in Chicago, IL

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Bryan MacKay-Lyons, FRAIC, Hon. FAIA, from Nova Scotia, Canada, has contributed to architectural education in the region for 30 years

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Monica Ponce de Leon, AIA, a National Design Award winner, is widely recognized as a pioneer in the application of robotic technology to building fabrication

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2015 Toguchi Lecture

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FINAL CALL for REGISTRATION, September 2nd, 2015!

Register now!

Toguchi Lecture at Kent State University

Guest Speaker:

Kevin Daly

Case Studies in the Architecture of Sustainable and Performative Urbanism: The Work of Kevin Daly Architects

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Tuesday, September 8th, 2015

5:00- Social & Registration, Room 306abc*, 3rd floor Student Center

5:45 – Dinner

6:45 – Depart to Cartwright Hall**, Registration

7:00 – Program, Cartwright Hall

*Remember to bring your parking ticket to room 306abc to be validated

**There is a short, outdoor walk between the location of dinner and the program. Please plan accordingly. There is no guaranteed parking at the Cartwright Auditorium and walking is recommended.

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Cost: Akron-Canton CSI members & AIA Akron members – included in 2015 dues. AIA Eastern Ohio members, register as AIA Eastern Ohio, pay by credit card or PayPal or check – must be received at the office by Sept. 2. No fees collected at the door.

Non-chapter members of CSI or AIA, and guests – $50.00, to be paid in advance by the Sept. 2 RSVP deadline. Please make checks payable to Akron-Canton CSI.

Payment may be made by credit card at the time of registration.


2015 ToguchiKevin Daly Architects
 Kevin Daly Architects believes  architecture must transform the  everyday built environment.  Established in 1991 as Daly Genik  Architects, Kevin     Daly Architects  practices the practical magic of  architecture as an alchemy of craft, materials, and form. Kevin Daly Architects weaves innovation into its projects by bonding  technology with fabrication, sustainability with urbanism, and livability with economy. The firm’s award-winning  portfolio includes environmentally and socially responsive educational, residential, and institutional projects ranging in scale from single room artist  work spaces to campus master planning. The practice has been recognized with over thirty AIA awards, the Rudy Bruner Foundation’s Gold Medal  for Urban Excellence, and the AIA Los Angeles Firm of the Year Award.
2015 ToguchiKevin Daly, FAIA
For over twenty years, Kevin Daly, FAIA, has made architecture that explore the paradox between urban conditions and the consequences of intervention. Projects by Kevin Daly express his belief in an architecture that performs on every level: environmentally, structurally, economically, and aesthetically. His work exhibits the benefits of research into advanced and unconventional building technology. His projects include expertise ranging from public schools, custom residences, university buildings to affordable housing.
He is a design faculty member at UCLA and has served on juries or lectured at institutions internationally, including Stanford University, Cornell University, Rice University, SCI-Arc, the Architectural League of New York, the University of Texas at Austin, and RISD.
Kevin received a Master of Architecture degree from Rice University and he holds a Bachelor of Architecture degree from the University of California in Berkeley. He is a Fellow of the American Institute of Architects and has served as a board member for the AIA Los Angeles Chapter.

Continuing Education
Case Studies in the Architecture of Sustainable and Performative Urbanism: The Work of Kevin Daly Architects
1.5 LU/HSW, AIA CES approval to be determined.
This course will introduce participants to case studies of work by Kevin Daly Architects. For over twenty years, his firm has worked in communities and urban setting s with the goal of making building perform on every level: environmentally, structurally, economically, and aesthetically. Case studies will include in environmentally and socially responsive educational, residential, and institutional projects with particular emphasis on affordable housing, water conservation, and educational facilities with innovative learning environments that consider the health and well-being of the learner.
Learning objectives
1. Participants will be introduced to ways of transforming sites into buildings that reconnect the urban fabric and restore community identity; attendees will be able to compare examples and apply these strategies to their own practice.
2. Attendees will be able to outline characteristics affordable housing while also emphasizing sustainability, water conservation, and the human welfare of residents.
3. Attendees will compare the differences between traditional, flexible, and open-ended learning spaces and when to apply these in elementary school design; participants will be introduced to a case study with special emphasis on ways to connect schools to the civic fabric and use the spaces on site to promote community health and learning within the schoolyard.
4. Participants will recognize climactic differences where conservation of water is of paramount health and environmental concern for architects working in arid climate conditions; site strategies and use of building systems will be introduced to attendees.

When
Tuesday September 8, 2015 from 5:00 PM to 8:30 PM EDT
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Where

Kent State University
800 E. Summit Street
Kent, OH 44240
Driving Directions

If you have questions, please don’t hesitate to call me. Contact information below.

 

Thank you for your attention and response. I look forward to seeing you at the meeting.

Sincerely,

 

Carolyne Tinsley
AIA Akron & Akron-Canton CSI
330-699-9788

2015 AIA Akron Design Awards

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2015 AIA Akron Design Awards

AIA Akron hosted its 2015 Design Awards program at Northside Lofts on Saturday, August 1st in conjunction with the Akron Art Walk.  There were 75 in attendance who enjoyed spectacular views of the city from the unfinished penthouse space and rooftop terrace.  Michael Maise, AIA, of Bohlin Cywinski Jackson and Mike Gwinn, AIA, of Rothschild Doyno Collaborative, served as this year’s keynote speakers and design jury along with a third juror, Mary Cerrone, AIA, of Mary Cerrone Architecture and Interiors.  The evening was topped off by perfect weather, delicious food and local brews.

Many thanks to our event sponsors  –  Chambers, Murphy & Burge Restoration Architects, Thorson Baker & Associates, Milliken & Company, Belden Brick, and SE Blueprint.

Also, thank you to our ‘celebrity’ bartenders – Dennis Check, Rob Habel, Elizabeth Murphy, Domenic Ferrante, Matt Sutter, Eric Wright and Zada Lines

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Congratulations to this year’s AIA Akron Design Award Winners:

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NEW CONSTRUCTION

HONOR

THE CORNICE COMPANY

TREEHOUSE

DA2015-Cornice-Treehouse team

Brandilyn Fry, AIA; Melinda Scalfaro, AIA President; David Leach

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DA2015-Hasenstab-Kay Jewelers Pavilion

NEW CONSTRUCTION

HONOR

HASENSTAB ARCHITECTS

CHILDREN’S HOSPITAL

KAY JEWELERS PAVILION

DA2015-Hasenstab-Kay Jewelers Pavilion team

Scott Radcliff, AIA; Marge Zezulewicz, AIA;  Michelle Tomei, Lucas Moore, AIA; Melinda Scalfaro, AIA President

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DA2015-SolHarrisDay-Campbell

NEW CONSTRUCTION

HONORABLE MENTION

SOL HARRIS/DAY ARCHITECTURE

CAMPBELL OIL COMPANY

DA2015-SolHarrisDay-Campbell team

Sarah McCurdy, Yvette Zingery, Melinda Scalfaro, AIA President, Andrew Lallathin, RA

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DA2015-BraunSteidl-ATC

NEW CONSTRUCTION

HONORABLE MENTION

BRAUN & STEIDL ARCHITECTS

CUYAHOGA COMMUNITY COLLEGE

ADVANCED TECHNOLOGY CENTER

DA2015-BraunSteidl-ATC team

Chas Schreckenberger, AIA; Tom Stecky; Cindy Leitson (VP of Facilities at Tri-C); Rob Habel, AIA; Melinda Scalfaro, AIA President

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ADDITION/RENOVATION

HONORABLE MENTION

SOL HARRIS/DAY ARCHITECTURE

PARK CENTRE

DA2015-SolHarrisDay-ParkCentre team

Burt Marzley, AIA; Melinda Scalfaro, AIA President

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INTERIOR

HONOR

SOL HARRIS/DAY ARCHITECTURE

AKRON COMMUNITY FOUNDATION

DA2015-SolHarrisDay-Akron CF team

Dennis Jansky (Controller at Akron Community Foundation), Yvette Zingery, Sarah McCurdy, Melinda Scalfaro, AIA President

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DA2015-Mota-DBA

INTERIOR

HONORABLE MENTION

MOTA DESIGN GROUP

DANTE BOCCUZZI AKRON

DA2015-Mota-DBA team

Brett Moses, AIA; Melinda Scalfaro, AIA President

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DA2015-Chang Ong-Allegheny

STUDENT

HONOR

CHANG + ONG

ALLEGHENY PUBLISHING COLLECTIVE

DA2015-ChangOng-Allegheny team

Derek Chang, Timothy Ong, Melinda Scalfaro, AIA President

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DA2015-JoaquimMeira-Paulo

STUDENT

HONOR

JOAQUIM MEIRA

PAULO AZEVEDO CLINICAL LABORATORY

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DA2015-Ong-Zigzag

STUDENT

HONORABLE MENTION

TIMOTHY ONG

ZIGZAG, A LIVING BUILDING

DA2015-Ong-Zigzag team

Timothy Ong, Melinda Scalfaro, AIA President

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LEGO COMPETITION WINNER

‘FALLING WATER’

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Burt Marzley, Andrew Lallathin, Sarah McCurdy, Dave Zingery

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DA2015-jurors

Awards Jurors: Mike Gwin, AIA and Michael Maiese, AIA

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Design Awards

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2015 AIA Akron Canstruction

2015 AIA Akron Canstruction

CALL FOR ENTRIES

Deadline for Entries is Friday, July 24th, 2015

DEADLINE EXTENDED: Friday, July 31st, 2015!!

2015 Theme: Rubber City

This year’s Canstruction competition is being hosted by Goodyear in conjunction with the Akron Marathon’s Burn Rubber Race on August 15th. Teams will build the structures Friday, August 14th which will then be on display near the start/finish line throughout the race activities. Let’s show Goodyear and the public our creativity and help Akron Canton Regional Foodbank in their Fight Against Hunger.

Click here for “call for entry” form.

AIA Ohio Design Awards

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 Design Awards Submission Deadline: Friday, July 3rd, 2015

Click Here to access the online submission platform

Mark your Calendars for the AIA Design Awards Program

Don’t Miss this year’s AIA Akron Design Awards Program! This year’s event will take place at Northside Lofts with a spectacular view of Akron. We are hosting the program on Saturday to coordinate with the Akron Art Walk.

Our jury chair will be Michael Maiese, AIA, Associate Principal at Bohlin Cywinski Jackson, Pittsburgh. More details to come…