AIA Akron is a chapter of the American Institute of Architects (AIA) which began in 1968. The Akron chapter is one of seven chapter territories that make up AIA Ohio.
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2014 Toguchi Lecture

2014 Toguchi Lecture

Toguchi Lecture, Kent State University September 2, 2014 August 27, 2014 Registration Deadline Register Now Guest Speakers Roberto de Leon & Ross Primmer  De Leon & Primmer Architecture Workshop (DPAW) is a design studio with a focus on non-profit cultural & civic projects. DPAW’s working methodology draws inspiration from regional traditions of craft and fabrication, placing an emphasis on the...

AIA Akron April 24 Chapter Meeting

Children’s Hospital Hard Hat Tour Deadline to Register Is April 21, 2014   Tour guide and presentation speaker, Marge Zezulewicz, AIA, serves as a Medical Planner and Project Manager for the Akron Children’s Hospital Critical Care Tower project.  She also is a member of the Project Leadership Team (PLT), responsible for the oversight of the project....

2014 January Chapter Meeting

AIA Akron January Chapter Meeting Kent State University Integrated Design/CM at Risk as a Viable Process   The Kent State University is in the process of designing a new facility for the College of Architecture and Environmental Design utilizing Integrated Design combined with a Construction Manager at Risk delivery system.  The process has resulted in a...

Toguchi Lecture 2013

Toguchi Lecture 2013  September 3, 2013 Deadline to RSVP, Noon, August 29 James P. Cramer has spent his career serving the architecture and design community. He is the founder and chairman of the Greenway Group, one of the country’s leading strategy consulting and business foresight firms for the design and construction industry. In this capacity, he researches,...

KSU CAED Spring Lecture Series

From the Kent CAED Events page: The 2013 Spring Lecture Series is right around the corner. Stay tuned as we post specifics on each event. Preliminary dates are as follows: Eric Firley – Feb 20 Gail Caskey Winkler – February 25 Nicholas DeMonchaux – March 11 Julio Amezcua – April 8 Mario Carpo – April...

January CHAPTER MEETING

AIA Akron January CHAPTER MEETING Thursday, January 17, 2013 “Architecture Building Design Competition Presentations” Two Hours HSW/SD CEUs     In August, Kent State President Lester A. Lefton announced that the College of Architecture and Environmental Design will get a new home on the Kent State University Esplanade, a pedestrian walkway through campus that is currently being...

October 9 Annual Meeting

Steve Litt is a native of New York with more than 30 years experience as a journalist specializing in art, architecture and urban development. Steve joined The Plain Dealer in 1991 after moving north from Raleigh, N.C., where he worked for The News and Observer newspaper. He is a regular guest on public radio, WPCN...
2012 Toguchi Lecture -- John Peterson

2012 Toguchi Lecture — John Peterson

Tuesday, 04 September 2012 Kent State University A joint meeting of AIA Akron, AIA Eastern Ohio and Akron-Canton CSI Social and Dinner – Ballroom Balcony, 3rd Floor, Student Center Program – The Kiva 5:00 – Social  |  6:00 – Dinner  |  7:00 – Program Cost:  AIA Akron & Akron-Canton CSI members – included in 2012...
Synapse Lecture: Jenny Sabin

Synapse Lecture: Jenny Sabin

Synapse Lecture: Jenny Sabin Thursday, April 26 , 7 pm at the Akron Art Museum The University of Akron Synapse: Art and Science series probes the ideas, images and mutual interests connecting art and science professionals and disciplines. Jenny Sabin is an architectural designer, artist and educator. Her work is at the forefront of a...
LECTURE - Biomimicry: Architecture and Design

LECTURE – Biomimicry: Architecture and Design

Ilaria Mazzoleni, Architetto, LEED AP Ilaria holds a Bachelor or Architecture degree from the Polytechnic of Milan, Italy, and a Master of Building Science from the University of Southern California School of Architecture and has also spent a year studying in Valencia, Spain, on an Erasmus scholarship. Over the last ten years, Mazzoleni has investigated...
CHAPTER MEETING - April 19

CHAPTER MEETING – April 19

AIA Akron April Chapter Meeting A Joint Meeting with Akron-Canton CSI & USGBC Thursday, April 19, 2012   Register Now for APRIL 19 Bridgestone Technical Center Tour - Deadline to RSVP - 4/13/12 RSVP@aiaakron.org or call – 330-699-9788   Matthew C. Sutter, our tour guide is originally from the Washington DC area, Matt graduated from Virginia Tech with...

KSU CAED Spring Lecture Series + Events

Upcoming KSU CAED Events 2012 CAED Career Fair February 10 2012  Noon – 4 KSU Student Center Ballroom Balcony   Spring Lecture Series Events February 23, Thursday at 7 pm in Cartwright Hall Auditorium Susannah Drake, AIA, ASLA Principal, dlandstudio architecture + landscape architecture +++++ March 05, Monday at 7 pm in Cartwright Hall Auditorium Alberto Perez...