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June 9th AIA Grand Canyon Lunch & Learn Comments Off

Join AIA Grand Canyon for an interesting presentation about
“Function & Form: Concrete Stains and Sealers!”

1 AIA LU available

DATE:  Friday, June 9th
TIME:  12pm
LOCATION: Gurley Street Grill, Prescott, AZ

RSVP: Joel Westervelt, AIA or 928-567-2255

 

AIA AZ Office Closed for Holiday Comments Off

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The AIA Arizona Office will be closed for Memorial Day

Office is closed Monday, May 29th & will reopen Tuesday, May 30th.

March 31st AIA Grand Canyon Lunch & Learn Comments Off

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Lutron hosts a Luncheon and AIA/CES Presentation for AIA Grand Canyon:  The Lighting Renaissance 1

Program Description:

By examining various methods to control light, the participant will be able to describe how to control daylight and electric light through shading, switching, and dimming technologies to ensure space aesthetics, efficiency, and occupant comfort. Topics will range from lamp types and dimming technology to effectively using window treatments for a total light control strategy

CREDITS AVAILABLE: AIA Program # LRI15 (1.0 LU); IDCEC (ASID/IIDA) Approved (0.1 CEU)

Presented by: Kathryn Bertmaring, Senior Residential Sales Rep. | SW Mountain

LOCATION: Gurley St Grill, 230 W Gurley St, Prescott, AZ 863013
WHEN: Friday, March 31st
TIME: 12pm

RSVP: by March 27th to Joel Westervelt or 928-567-2255

Review the March 2017 President’s Letter


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The AIA Arizona office will be closed
Monday, February 20th, in honor of President’s Day.

 

February 24th AIA Grand Canyon Lunch & Learn Comments Off

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Doormerica Products is hosting a Luncheon and AIA/CES Presentation for AIA Grand Canyon:  Flush Doors 101

Flush Doors 101 is a step by step education program that will enable an attendee to have a greater understanding of how to achieve a desired appearance, capabilities and uses, and possible applications for architectural wood flush doors. We will achieve this by an in-depth review of the following areas–

By the end of this program you will learn about:

  • Selecting face veneers
  • Slice types and how they impact the final appearance
  • How veneers are sliced to achieve a specific appearance, and grade (Video of veneer slicing from tree to skin)
  • Veneer matching options
  • Skin grading options
  • How to specify veneers to gain the desired appearance
  • We will also discuss fire-rating options; ply definitions, Core options, Green Build options, Smoke and Draft Control options, and a video that shows the innovative and unique pre-finishing process that will give your doors the look and feel of furniture. And much more…

1 AIA HSW LU available.

Presented by: Wally Berry, AHC, LEED-AP, BD+C

LOCATION: Gurley St Grill, 230 W Gurley St, Prescott, AZ 863013

TIME: 12pm

RSVP by February 20th to Joel Westervelt or 928-567-2255

 

AIA AZ Office Closed for Holiday Comments Off

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The AIA Arizona Office will be closed for Martin Luther King Jr. Day

Office is closed Monday, January 16th
& will reopen Tuesday, January 17th.

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AIA Arizona offices will be closed for the Holidays

We will be closed beginning Thursday, December 22, 2016 thru Tuesday, January 2, 2017 in observance of the Holiday Season.

Normal hours will resume on Wednesday, January 3, 2017.

Hope you and yours have a wonderful Holiday Season!

AIA Grand Canyon President’s Night Comments Off

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Join AIA Grand Canyon for Our Annual President’s Night!


There will be food, drink, and socializing as well as wrapping up business for the year and recognizing the AIA Grand Canyon 2017 Firm of the Year! Jeffrey Zucker, AIA will be the guest speaker for the evening.

WHEN:  Saturday – December 10, 2016
WHERE:  THE HASSAYAMPA INN, GRAND BALLROOM, 122 East Gurley Street, Prescott, AZ 86301 (see map below)
TIME:  6:00 p.m. no host bar | 7:00 p.m. dinner
RSVP: Diana by Wednesday, December 7th
COST:  $20 per person

RSVP’s and menu selections are required by Wednesday, December 7th.
As always, your spouse or guests are welcome to join us.

Dinner includes Appetizers, Southwest Caesar Salad, and your choice of entrée:

  • Chicken Saltimbocca
  • Atlantic Salmon
  • Marinated Tri-Tip
  • Vegetarian Chile Poblano

Click here to reserve on-line.  For additional information, please email Diana or contact her by phone at 602-252-4200.


The 2017 slate of volunteers for AIA Grand Canyon:  

  • President: Joel Westervelt, AIA
  • President Elect: Michael Taylor, AIA
  • AIA AZ State Board of Directors: Joel Westervelt, AIA
  • Past President: William Otwell, FAIA   

Michael is a 36 year resident of Prescott. He is married to wife Jennifer with 5 kids and his seventh grandchild on the way. His career in architecture has all been in Prescott beginning with his apprenticeship for Otwell Associates. Following that he formed RTB Architects with two other local architects. In 1996 he started Taylor Architects. Taylor Architects has a staff of six and practice primarily in northern and western Arizona.  Taylor Architects does mostly commercial work including a sizable number of churches and schools with occasional residential commissions.


This year we are proud to be honoring Zucker Architecture as the AIA Grand Canyon 2017 Firm of the Year.  Jeffrey Zucker, AIA will be our guest speaker for the evening.

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November 18th AIA Grand Canyon Meeting + Lunch & Learn Comments Off

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“The Next Generation of Electronic Door Opening Solutions”

ASSA ABLOY Door Security Solutions is excited to be hosting a Luncheon and AIA/CES Presentation for the AIA Grand Canyon Members!

Join us for a one hour accredited AIA Continuing Education Seminar, with HSW LU credit, covering:

“The Next Generation of Electronic Door Opening Solutions”
presented by Kathie Gittins, AHC, CDT, CSI, LEED Green Assoc., of ASSA ABLOY Door Security Solutions (an ASSA ABLOY Group Company).

This course will provide an in depth review of the evolution of electronic access control systems, including the four basic and numerous peripheral components. Emphasis will be on the newest and future electronic access control technologies and solutions.

WHEN:  Friday, November 18th, 12pm
WHERE:  Gurley Street Grill, 230 W. Gurley St., Prescott, AZ 86303

RSVP Required:  Please email Sheri Miller or call 928-445-4951, x10

September 13th AIA Grand Canyon Member Meeting Comments Off

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Cuba at the Dawn of a New Era; Architecture, Ingenious People and Classic Cars

Join us for our monthly meeting and a presentation made by William Otwell, FAIA

Offered at the offices of William Otwell & Associates.

Lunch will be provided.

RSVP required; please email Sheri Miller or call 928-445-4951, x10

WHEN: Tuesday, September 13th
TIME:  12pm
WHERE: William Otwell & Associates, 121 E. Goodwin St., Prescott, AZ 86303
RSVPs Due:  September 8th

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