AIA Wyoming represents professional architects and allied members statewide, providing the architecture community with resources and relationships necessary to improving the quality of the built environment. We are the voice of the profession of architecture in Wyoming, serving our members, advancing their values, and providing resources for the design of liveable, sustainable places for our citizens. We are dedicated to serving our members, related professionals, and the general public. Membership is open to anyone with a professional or personal interest in architectural practice, and in the creation or appreciation of the built environment.
Downtown renovation project completed after two years
Casper Journal - November 4, 2013
by Mary Kaiser
Local architect Lyle Murtha and his team at Stateline 7 have rebuilt the newly named T-Square building from the inside out over the last two and a half years, and are ready to show their work to the public. While currently the building at 444 S. Center only houses its architects, its 18,000 square feet will be opened to potential renters in the coming years. Read More
The American Institute of Architects Western Mountain Region Council (AIA WMR) Recognizes 2013 Achievements in Architecture
Teton Village, Wyoming (Oct. 4, 2013) —AIA WMR recognized its 2013 architectural design and honor awards recipients during a ceremony on Friday, Oct. 4, at its regional conference at the Four Seasons Resort in Teton Village, Wyoming. AIA members and other design and construction industry professionals from Arizona, Colorado, Nevada, New Mexico, Utah and Wyoming attended this conference themed “Architecture Matters.” Read More.
Jackson-based architect Katie Wilson wins leadership award
Casper Star Tribune - October 26, 2013
by the Star Tribune Staff
Katie Wilson of Ward + Blake Architects in Jackson has been selected by the American Institute of Architects Western Mountain Region as the recipient for the Jason Pettigrew Associate AIA Memorial Leadership Scholarship.
Wilson is the first Wyoming professional to receive the scholarship, which is given to a regional Associate AIA member who has demonstrated leadership within the AIA. The AIA region will sponsor Wilson to attend the annual AIA Grassroots Leadership Conference in Washington, D.C, and the 2014 WMR Conference in Santa Fe, N.M.
Wilson has been a with Ward + Blake since 2005, when she joined the firm after completing her master's degree in architecture at the University of Idaho. Wilson is a Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) accredited professional with a building design and construction specialization.
American Institute of Architects Elevates Stephen Dynia, FAIA to the College of Fellows
AIA Fellowship Recognizes Significant Contributions to Profession of Architecture and Society.
The 2013 Jury of Fellows from the American Institute of Architects (AIA) elevated Stephen Dynia, FAIA to its prestigious College of Fellows, an honor awarded to members who have made significant contributions to the profession.
Stephen Dynia, FAIA will be honored at an investiture ceremony at the 2013 National AIA Convention and Design Exposition in Denver.
The Fellowship program was developed to elevate those architects who have made a significant contribution to architecture and society and who have achieved a standard of excellence in the profession. Election to fellowship not only recognizes the achievements of architects as individuals, but also their significant contribution to architecture and society on a national level.
Sustainable Design Continuing Education Requirement Terminated
Recognizing that sustainable design practices have become a mainstream design intention in the architectural community, the Board of Directors has voted to allow the sustainable design education requirement to sunset at the end of calendar year 2012. AIA members will no longer need to complete the sustainable design requirement to fulfill their AIA continuing education. For 2013, AIA members are required to satisfy a minimum of 18 LUs per year. Of this total, 12 must meet the Health, Safety, and Welfare (HSW) criteria.
2011 AIA Wyoming Design and Honor Award Recipients
Link - Wyoming Business Report Insert - October 2011 Circulation
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