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Precious Metal: Albert Paley On View

Albert Paley is the first and only metal sculptor to receive the American Institute of Architects Lifetime Achievement Award.

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Simon Ma, Courtesy of the artist

Heart Water Ink Debuts in Miami

A man of many talents, Chinese artist Simon Ma holds degrees in architecture and urban planning from University College of London. For those traveling south this summer, his exhibition Heart Water Ink makes its U.S. premiere in Miami, Fla. on July 12, 2014, at the Patricia and Phillip Frost Art Museum.  The exhibition is on […]

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Two Area Projects Named in COTE Top 10

The national AIA Committee on the Environment recognizes a law school in Baltimore and Boy Scout treehouse in West Virginia.

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General Assembly Commends VSAIA

Recognizing the VSAIA’s “dedicated service to the citizens of the Commonwealth of Virginia.”

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Native Places

A collection of thoughts and images by Frank Harmon, FAIA, as they relate to the 2014 Inform Awards.

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Architects Are Not Cartoon Makers

The founder of architect-led design-build firm GLUCK+ (and speaker at Design Forum XI) shares his thoughts on the role of the architect in assuring architectural excellence.

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Two Leading Central Virginia Constructors to Merge in 2014

A tactical team-building move toward a strategic future vision.

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U.S. CoC Library Regains Beauty and Function

Through meticulous craftsmanship, MGMA brought back the grandeur of a central space of this Cass Gilbert landmark.

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AIA Northern Virginia Recognize Holt, Hollander

Awards recognize service to the profession.

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Bacon’s Castle: She’s a Brick House

Built in 1665, Arthur Allen’s house is now the oldest brick structure dating from British colonial times. Preservation Virginia is working hard to restore it.

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