AIA Grassroots Conference 2019, "People, Purpose, and Partnership"
AIA Vermont’s Vice President, John Dale of Breadloaf Inc., joined Executive Director, Sarah O Donnell for this year’s AIA Grassroots Conference in Washington, DC. This annual conference is an AIA leadership event, and this year’s theme was People, Purpose, and Partnership.
What is Circadian Lighting? Why do we need to know about it?
When we adopt good daylighting practices in a building design, we are incorporating circadian lighting.
AIAVT Awards Presented at VTC Student Honors Celebration
AIAVT's Board President, Joel Page presented two awards on behalf of AIAVT at the VTC Celebration.
The Young Architects Forum (YAF) CONNECTION
The Young Architects Forum (YAF) Q1 publication is now available to read online here.
This publication focuses on equity, diversity, and inclusion.
For those you you not familiar, Connection is the primary method of communication from the YAF to our audience, Emerging Professionals and architects within 10 years of licensure. The publication features the accomplishments, programs and musings of Emerging Professionals from across the country. We currently have a dedicated following, but know that we could reach an even larger audience with your help.
A Brief History of the AIAVT Web Site
Longtime web manager, Steve Clark provides a narrative behind the evolution of AIAVT.org
ACX Conference Seeks Design Challenges from Vermont's Cities, Towns, and Non-profits
Request for Proposals: With a new workshop format this year, ACX is seeking design challenges from Vermont's communities.
Who is AIAVT?
In 2018 the Board of Directors asked “Who is AIAVT?” The process began with available data from AIA National's Net Forum Member Database (at the time with 251 members). The data resulted in a series of graphs showing location,
Trivia Night Recap
Earlier this month, 40 intrepid souls braved snow and cold to gather at Dore and Whittier’s Cafe Space for AIA Vermont’s first ever trivia night. We ate, drank, and answered questions
Firm & Member News
Scott + Partners Announce Promotions, Elizabeth Herrmann Projects Featured in Two Books, Announces Visiting Architect Talk at Middlebury College, Vermont Architects featured in Before Your Time Podcast, Karolina Kawlaka, AIA Presented Washington DC Interior Flood Plan
From Applicant to Juror
Outside of my time as AIA Vermont’s Executive Director, I am a practicing artist and have spent the better part of the last 10 years actively pursuing art opportunities, mostly in the form of exhibitions and residencies, but also for things like awards and grants.
AIAVT Donates Code Books to the VT Library System
In John Alden’s Public Policy Committee Report, published this fall in AIAVT News, an exciting announcement was made regarding Code books. “AIAVT will be purchasing the current building code books and will make them available to any architect in the state through the inter-library loan program.
Architecture-- for the Birds!
This Fall, AIAVT partnered with ECHO and Generator for a new exhibition that would showcase a different type of architecture. The Nesting Box Project began with a Request for Submissions (RFS), which went out in June. The request sought artists, architects, makers, and tinkerers to create original artworks, or “Nesting Boxes”, that would model creative, species-specific habitats for local birds.
AIAVT Announces Winners of Scholarship Awards
At the AIAVT Annual Meeting and Design Awards event, the recipients of this year’s scholarship awards were announced. The AIAVT Scholarship awards are made possible through the Hanne N. Williams Scholars Fund, which derives support from the AIAVT Annual Guy Teschmacher Memorial Golf Tournament, the AIA National Component Matching Grant Program, and other sources.