Architects Foundation Announces 2021 Board of Directors

January 21, 2021

Two former NOMA presidents and two-time scholar among new board and leadership. Washington, D.C. – The Architects Foundation, the philanthropic partner of The American Institute of Architects, today announced two new members of its Board of Directors. Kimberly Dowdell, AIA, and Vaughn Lewis, Assoc. AIA, will serve on the board from 2021 to 2023. Kimberly … Continue reading Architects Foundation Announces 2021 Board of Directors

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Architects Foundation Names 2021 Richard Morris Hunt Prize Recipients

December 17, 2020

Laureates receive a 6-month or 5-week travel fellowship to France to conduct cutting-edge research in historic preservation. WASHINGTON –  The Architects Foundation, the Amis du Richard Morris Hunt Prize and the French Heritage Society today announced the 2021 recipients of the Richard Morris Hunt Prize, a travel fellowship to France for architects pursuing cutting-edge research … Continue reading Architects Foundation Names 2021 Richard Morris Hunt Prize Recipients

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David Adjaye, Forensic Architecture and Daniel Libeskind donate works to support black women in architecture school

December 14, 2020

David Adjaye‘s gold sketch of multifaith complex The Abrahamic Family House and Mark Foster Gage‘s satirical plan for a Trump presidential library are among works for sale in an auction fundraising to support black women in architecture school. Organised by architectural initiative ARCH, the auction launches today and will run for one week to raise funds for … Continue reading David Adjaye, Forensic Architecture and Daniel Libeskind donate works to support black women in architecture school

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The 2021-2022 Payette Sho-Ping Chin Memorial Academic Scholarship

December 03, 2020

Source: Payette In partnership with the Architects Foundation, we are pleased to announce the 2021-2022 Payette Sho-Ping Chin Memorial Academic Scholarship. This $10,000 grant is intended to support women pursuing a professional degree in architecture recognized by the National Architectural Accrediting Board (NAAB). In addition, to help the scholarship recipient establish contacts within the profession, she … Continue reading The 2021-2022 Payette Sho-Ping Chin Memorial Academic Scholarship

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Architect’s anonymous donation inspires

November 30, 2020

Despite some gains, ethnically diverse individuals are still significantly underrepresented in architecture. Expanding the profession’s outreach and support to the next generation is one of the most urgent and important steps we can take to provide underrepresented students and communities the opportunities they deserve to develop their talents. Architects are stepping up to make a … Continue reading Architect’s anonymous donation inspires

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