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August 25th AIA Grand Canyon Lunch & Learn Comments Off

Join AIA Grand Canyon for a presentation about
“Historic Preservation Tax Incentives”

 

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Bill Otwell, FAIA will be presenting the Federal Historic Preservation Tax Credit program.

He will share his extensive experience with the tax benefits available for historic preservation in Arizona.

Past projects include renovation work on the Yavapai County Courthouse, Hassayampa Hotel, and Kingman Depot Rehabilitation

Seating is limited for this educational program

1 AIA LU available

DATE:  Friday, August 25th
TIME:  12pm
LOCATION: Otwell Associates Architects, 121 E Goodwin St, Prescott, AZ 86303

RSVP via email to Joel Westervelt, AIA or call 928-567-2255

 

July 21st AIA Grand Canyon Member Meeting + Arcosanti Tour Comments Off

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Join AIA Grand Canyon for Our July Member Meeting at Arcosanti!

DATE:  Friday, July 21st
TIME:  12pm | Private tour following lunch
LOCATION:  Arcosanti

RSVP by Friday July 14th:  Joel Westervelt, AIA or call 928-567-2255

Special thanks to Jeff Zucker, AIA and the folks at Arcosanti for helping organize the tour.

 

AIA AZ Office Closed Comments Off

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AIA Arizona offices will be closed for the July 4th Holiday

We will be closed Monday, July 3rd, and Tuesday, July 4th, in observance of the national holiday.

Normal hours will resume on Wednesday, July 5th.

Hope you and yours have a safe and wonderful Fourth of July!

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


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.

AIA AZ Office Closed for Holiday Season Comments Off

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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

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