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Western Massachusetts Chapter
The American Institute of Architects

 

 

WMAIA and other local New England architecture-related programs are listed here.

 

Programs not sponsored by the WMAIA are listed as a courtesy; the list is neither exhaustive nor complete. We can use your help!

 

If you have information about an event or program related to architecture, and would like to list it here, please contact the WMAIA web manager.

WMAIA PROGRAMS

TOUR: UMASS DESIGN BUILDING
When: Friday February 3, 4-6 PM
CEUs: 2 HSW
We are pleased to announce a special WMAIA tour and reception at the new UMASS Design Building (housing the department of architecture). The 87,500-sf mass timber building designed by Leers Weinzapfel opens later this month. Click here for more information and the registration form.

Save the date!
TOUR: HITCHCOCK CENTER FOR THE ENVIRONMENT
Where: Amherst, MA
When: Wednesday March 22nd
A comprehensive look at this Living Building Challenge project!

POSTPONED
MA STATE BUILDING CODE 9th EDITION
& New MA Architectural Access Regulations
may be able to be scheduled for the spring. In the meantime, see the draft and link for submitting comments here.

 

NETFLIX SERIES
Abstract: The Art of Design
Begins February 10, 2017 and runs for eight episodes. More information here.


OTHER PROGRAMS
(Please note that although the WMAIA does not typically offer AIA LUs for these programs, WMAIA members may self-report here)


UMASS LECTURE SERIES
The UMASS Department of Architecture's Spring Lecture Series begins February 1 and runs through April 18. Click here to view and print the poster with all of the lecturers' names, and the dates and locations of each lecture.

WESTERN MA GREEN CONSORTIUM

The Western Massachusetts Green Consortium hosts a plethora of programs, meetings and even exhibits relating to green / sustainable living. Check out their website and program schedule here.

USGBC WEBINARS
The Massachusetts USGBC offers many webinars – including several in Western Massachusetts.  Check out their website for more information.

BAC ONLINE SUSTAINABLE DESIGN COURSES
The Boston Architectural College (BAC) offers graduate certificates in sustainable design. These courses, developed in partnership with BuildingGreen, are part of the BAC Sustainable Design program. Learn more.

CONSTRUCTION INSTITUTE:  Educational Courses, Programs & Events