Monthly Archives: August 2018

2018 Design Awards: Exceptional Residential

The AIA East Bay Exceptional Residential: Bay Area Regional Design Awards is a unique design awards program  established to recognize the best in the Bay Area housing design. ExRes 2018 emphasizes the important impact excellent design has on everyday living … Continue reading

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Lean Construction in Design: AIA East Bay / LCI Joint Program

The 5th Annual AIA East Bay / LCI Joint Program is sponsored by Jacobs Engineering Group Wednesday, September 12, 2018 5:00-7:30pm Free and open to all. Click here to register for food & beverage counts. Join LCI and AIA East … Continue reading

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August 2018 ArchNews

The August ArchNews is available now. Click on the links below to read each article. Firm Profile: Studio Bergtraun, AIA, Architects Project Profile: Capitol Villas By BKBC Architects Green: March for the Climate – Meeting the Paris Agreement Climate Goals … Continue reading

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Studio Bergtraun, AIA, Architects: Firm Profile

Established in 1988, Studio Bergtraun, AIA, Architects, is celebrating its 30th anniversary this summer! Based in Emeryville, this six person office has designed over the years an array of projects varying from single family residences and multi-family residential complexes to … Continue reading

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Upcoming Changes to the ARE

Upcoming ARE Fee Increase As a reminder, the cost of each ARE 5.0 division will increase from $210 to $235 on October 1, 2018. The total cost of the six-division exam ($1,410) will still be less than ARE 4.0’s total … Continue reading

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Member News – August 2018

Firms Featured Lowney Architecture featured in East Bay Express for their work on a new structure that will host a restaurant in Oakland. Click here to read the full story. Awards and Recognition Napa Design Partners Wins 2018 Public Works … Continue reading

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Capitol Villas By BKBC Architects: Project Profile

Downtown Fremont will soon get its first dose of what’s been sprouting up in commercial districts throughout the Bay Area – a true mixed-use development designed by BKBC Architects, Inc. Located on an approximately one-acre site across the street from … Continue reading

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March for the Climate – Meeting the Paris Agreement Climate Goals

Environmental organizations around the country are organizing a massive march in San Francisco September 8. Meeting the Paris climate goals requires a lot of changes—including many changes to buildings.  Even as the ink dried on the Paris Agreement, analysts were … Continue reading

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Energy Modeling for Architects

Thursday, August 23, 2018 6-7:30pm Free and open to all. RSVP to info@aiaeb.org. Energy modeling is not just for engineers. Philip Luo, AIA of Shah Kawasaki Architects, will present examples of how architects can use energy modeling for achieving LEED … Continue reading

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Marketing And Your Online Presence

Small Firm Forum Round Table Discussion Thursday, August 9, 2018 Noon-1:30pm Free AIA Members / $3 Guests Brown-Bag Lunch (BYO Lunch) 1.5 CES LUs SFF Host: Alexandra Odabachian, Architect Many sole practitioners and small firms have weathered more than one recession … Continue reading

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