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AIA Akron

AIA Akron is a local component of the American Institute of Architects (AIA). We represent over 170 members in 11 counties of the greater Akron area. Our mission is to organize and unite in fellowship the members of the Architecture profession. We promote the aesthetic, scientific and art of planning by advancing the standards of architectural education, training, and practice, to coordinate the building industry and the profession of architecture to ensure the advancement of the living standards or people through their improved environment.

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E4S Akron Network Kick-Off Meeting

E4S returns to the greater Akron area on Wednesday June 8th with a downtown network event hosted at Musica.

They will explore the “state of the community’ as it applies to sustainability and share new learning and insights since we were last together.

Kick-off the 2011 Akron programming on June 8th as they bring back E4S Second Wednesdays in Akron!

Event Details

Wednesday, June 8, 2011
5:30pm – 8:30pm
Musica, on Maiden Lane, downtown, 51 East Market Street, Akron, OH 44308, US

Program agenda and details to follow.

Click this Link for the event page and to register.

Architecture Is … 2011 Award Winners

‘Architecture Is …’ AIA Akron’s annual competition for T-shirt Design and Essay writing for Grades Kindergarten through 12th grade and Special Education this spring.

The purpose of these contests is to help promote an awareness of the roles that architecture and the built environment play in everyday life. Submissions reflect each student’s personal interpretation of just what “Architecture is …” This program has been enthusiastically received by students and teachers alike and we are looking forward to their participation again this year.

This years program took place on May 3, 2011
at Camp Y Noah – Green, Ohio

Check out the winning artwork below.

Many thanks go to The Ruhlin Company who is a BRONZE LEVEL sponsor for Architecture Is …
The Ruhlin Company

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Jillian R. Tipton
Executive Director

2841 Riviera Drive, Ste. 120
Fairlawn Ohio 44333
Appointment Only. 

P: 330-699-9788
E: jtipton@AIAakron.org