The People have spoken!

The People have spoken!

Congratulations to Entry #4 from CBTwo Architects on being selected the winner of the 2015 People’s Choice Award. Thanks again to Archive Coffee & Bar for graciously agreeing to post the entries for public viewing.  Be sure to buy a drink (or two!) to show our support for their support.
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Architects In School – Volunteers Needed

Architects in Schools, a program that pairs practicing design professionals with classroom teachers to create and implement customized curricula for 3rd to 5th grade students over a six-week residency, is looking for three additional design professionals in the Salem area. This is a great opportunity to connect with the neighborhood and help introduce the next...

AIA Salem to present at Salem City Club

AIA Salem will be presenting at a Salem City Club lunch in 2016. The chapter is currently planning for the presentation and would like any interested folks to contact Dylan Chavez at dylan@cbtwoarchitects.com for more information. The topic that has been chosen is Housing. Ideas surrounding the topic are being discussed now, so its not...

Drafting equipment for sale

Who is looking for a drafting table and a flat file storage? If you are please contact Darwin Doss at darwindoss@msn.com for price, availability and arrangements. Salem, let’s find a new home for this equipment!

2015 People’s Choice Design Awards Invitation

Invitation To: Salem Chapter AIA Members RE: People’s Choice Design Awards Program 2015 The Salem Chapter of the AIA would like to encourage you to participate in this year’s People’s Choice Design Awards program. Please review the attached Entry Information Packet, and consider entering your best work. Size of project is not important. We do encourage a...
Grassroots Leadership Conference summary by board member Dylan Chavez

Grassroots Leadership Conference summary by board member Dylan Chavez

As the sole representative from AIA Salem this year at the AIA Grassroots conference in Washington DC (which took place March 4-6), I thought I would take a brief moment and summarize the event. (If you want to skip to some pictures of DC follow this link.) For those of you who are not aware of...

Deep Retrofits on Historic Projects Webinar this Thursday 3/12

Energy Trust of Oregon Presents: Deep Retrofits on Historic Projects Register before the end of the day tomorrow for this great webinar Thursday!  AIA credits are available for the event and a reception will follow the webinar.  Check out the details below and be sure to register.  There are still 5-10 spaces available. REGISTER HERE...
AIA Salem Social

AIA Salem Social

AIA SALEM SOCIAL Tuesday, March 10, 2015 • 5ish to 7ish Hosted by Salem Chapter of the AIA Boone’s Treasury, 888 Liberty St. N.E. , Salem, OR 97301 It’s time to come out of the office! The sun is shining and AIA Salem’s executive committee would like to invite all members and non-members to come...
Nathan Good elected to the AIA College of Fellows

Nathan Good elected to the AIA College of Fellows

  AIA Salem, a Chapter of the American Institute of Architects, congratulates Nathan Good, AIA on his election to the College of Fellows of the Institute. Although Nathan is currently a member of AIA Portland chapter, having offices in both Portland and Salem, he has previously served as president of our local chapter, AIA Salem. We...

Mid-Valley Makers on First Wednesday: Pietro Belluschi Architecture

Join Mid-Valley Makers on First Wednesday February 4 to learn more about Pietro Belluschi during the free tour starting at Kraftworks Taphouse, 241 Liberty St NE, at 6:00 p.m. The tour visits 10 buildings designed by Pietro Belluschi in downtown Salem. Part of Mid-Valley Makers on First Wednesday, the all-ages event features the entire 2014...
AIA Salem Board 2015

AIA Salem Board 2015

Check out your executive board members for this year: From left to right: Mike Junge, Blake Bural (President), Ty Koellmann, Leonard Lodder,  Dylan Chavez, Kaley Fought, Pete Kanyer and Kristi Neznanski.  Bill Foster is not pictured Welcome to 2015 Members, we look forward to seeing you at this years events.  Stay tuned!

Architects in Schools 2014-15

The 2014-2015 school year is upon us! We would love to have you back in the Architects in Schools program! I’ve attached this year’s updated program information, and we are using survey monkey for easy online applications.   To apply, please go to: https://www.surveymonkey.com/s/1415designprofessional   The deadline for 2014-2015 design professional applications will be September 12,...

AIA NW Pacific Region Design Awards Deadline Approaching

AIA Salem:   The dates for submittal of the 2014 Region Design and Honor Awards are quickly approaching. Region Director Bill Seider, FAIA and Donald King are encouraging members to submit for the Design Awards (entries due via e-mail on July 28), Honor Award and the Firm Award and Emerging Firm Award entries due via...