Transcending Transparency

“Transcending Transparency is the culmination of a semester of research on CNC milling glass by Tulane School of Architecture students, Alyson Demskie + David Maples.  The work tests the limits of digital precision and material fragility while attempting to subvert the dematerialization of glass currently prevalent in architecture.  The pattern, inspired by Colin Rowe’s Transparency: … Continue reading Transcending Transparency

HELP FUND: Designing Life – The Modernist Legacy of Albert C. Ledner

We’re writing to let you know the KickStarter campaign for Catherine Ledner + Roy Beeson’s documentary film, “Designing Life – The Modernist Legacy of Albert C. Ledner”, is LIVE. Please check it out! Also, an important reminder… if you are thinking about contributing, please consider jumping in with your support today, if at all possible. Your … Continue reading HELP FUND: Designing Life – The Modernist Legacy of Albert C. Ledner

Gould Evans Appoints New Associate Principal in New Orleans Studio

  New Orleans, LA – November 15, 2016 – Nationally-recognized design and planning firm Gould Evans is pleased to announce the appointment of Martin Tovrea as an Associate Principal in its New Orleans studio. Tovrea, a New Orleans native, will lead the day-to-day operation of the studio in support of our broader firm mission to … Continue reading Gould Evans Appoints New Associate Principal in New Orleans Studio

“WITHDRAWN” Collages by Jill Stoll on View at AIA New Orleans

October 1 – 29, 2016 Opening Reception, October 1, 6 – 9P Members Preview, October 1, 5P Gallery Hours Monday – Friday, 10A – 4P Saturday, Noon – 6P or by appointment (New Orleans – September 6, 2016) The AIA New Orleans will open a unique exhibition featuring the work of local artist Jill Stoll … Continue reading “WITHDRAWN” Collages by Jill Stoll on View at AIA New Orleans

Louisiana State Board of Architectural Examiners – NOTICE OF LSBAE EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR VACANCY

The Louisiana State Board of Architectural Examiners, the state agency charged with the responsibility of regulating the practice of architecture in Louisiana pursuant to the Architect’s Licensing Law, La. R.S. 37:141 et seq., is amending the Vacancy Announcement which it previously published. The LSBAE is extending the deadline for submitting applications, amending the qualifications for the … Continue reading Louisiana State Board of Architectural Examiners – NOTICE OF LSBAE EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR VACANCY

DESIGN LECTURE & LUNCHEON: FEATURING ANNABELLE SELLDORF

Due to unforeseen travel delays, the Design Lecture & Luncheon featuring Annabelle Selldorf has been POSTPONED to a later date. Please expect an update from the New Orleans Architecture Foundation in the coming weeks. Complimentary lunch will be served today at 12 noon at the AIA Center for Design at 1000 St. Charles Avenue. Please … Continue reading DESIGN LECTURE & LUNCHEON: FEATURING ANNABELLE SELLDORF

CSI Seminar

We have a terrific seminar lined up to kick-off our annual Products Show. This seminar will feature a demonstration of installation of a membrane waterproofing around a rough opening by Thomas Harris with OSI, a division of Henkle Corp. Chris Clement with Southern Walls and Windows will discuss the challenges and detailing of joining the membrane … Continue reading CSI Seminar

2016 Design Award Winners

Congratulations to the 2016 AIA New Orleans Design Awards winners! Click the slideshow below to view the winning projects: 2016_Design Awards Award Presentation   Honor Award – Master Planning/Urban Design: National Disaster Resilience Competition: City of New Orleans by Waggonner & Ball Architects Honor Award – Historic Preservation/Restoration: Orpheum Theatre Renovation by Eskew+Dumez+Ripple Honor Award – Architecture: University Medical Center of New Orleans by nbbj … Continue reading 2016 Design Award Winners

9th Annual Crawfish Boil Sponsorship Opportunities

Be a sponsor for AIA New Orleans’ 9th Annual Crawfish Boil, being held at Brisbi’s, 7400 Lakeshore Drive, 70124 on Saturday, May 9, 2015 from 1:00 – 4:00 PM. This event provides a great opportunity for networking and catching up with old friends. As an event so uniquely tied to the culture of this region, the Crawfish Boil … Continue reading 9th Annual Crawfish Boil Sponsorship Opportunities