Mission Statement:

As a national organization, the American Institute of Architects is the voice of the architectural profession and a resource to its members in service to society. As the local chapter, AIA Cleveland is a professional association that promotes the value of architecture and design, fosters collegiality, advocates for local members, educates, and supports architects as leaders in the community.

Featured Content:

Friday, November 18th | 5:30pm – 11:30pm
Hilton Downtown Cleveland

Visit HERE for Call for Entries, Ticket Sales, Sponsorship Opportunities, and for information on the Keynote Speakers and Juries.

Nominations are Now Open!

2016 Associate Awards

Nominations for AIA Cleveland’s annual Associate,  Young Architect & Interior Designer Service Awards are now open. The awards recognize AIA Associates, AIA Young Architects (fewer than 10 years of registration by the submission deadline) and Emerging Interior Designers in IIDA. The Emerging Professional Award is honored to an individual who has shown exceptional leadership and made significant contributions to the profession and their firm/industry in an early stage of their career, and nomination is required. The Advocacy Award recognizes an exceptional individual who has made a significant impact in their community and the profession through public service, advocacy, or service to AIA/IIDA. Individuals may self-nominate for this award.

Recipients will be revealed and honored at the annual AIA / IIDA Cleveland Design Awards November 18th, 2016 at the Hilton Hotel in Downtown Cleveland.



Deadline for submissions is  October 21, 2016 by 5:00pm

Email all submissions to:
Patty Lampert, AIA Cleveland Executive Director | director@aiacleveland.com

What does AIA do for you? 

Take a look at our 2015 AIA Cleveland Year in Review book to see all of our programming opportunities and accomplishments this past year!


If you would like a PDF version of the 2015 Year in Review Book please follow the link below:

2015 AIA Cleveland Year in Review

2016 AIA Cleveland Annual Chapter Sponsors:

Visionaries:  Bialosky Cleveland

Ambassadors:  ARC Document Solutions

Patrons:  Vocon

Supporters:  Avalon Document Services,    Tandus-Centiva