Tuesday.am.edition with AIALA 08.04.20

The Los Angeles Chapter of the American Institute of Architects
tuesday.am edition […with a new look] | August 04, 2020
Designing the Future: Multi-family Residential
Thursday, August 13, 2020 | 8:00A – 9:30 A | 1.0 LU
The leaders of firms based in San Francisco (Yakuh Askew, AIA, NOMA of YA Studio and David Baker, FAIA of David Baker Architects) join Los Angeles-based colleagues who are innovators in the multi-family housing typology for a session that offers best practices for designing with COVID-19 considerations.
supporting sponsor: Chu + Gooding Architects
image: Ashland Apartments designed by Koning Eizenberg Architecture. photo: Eric Staudenmaier
Urban Design Committee
Thom Mayne, FAIA, on Urban Projects
Thursday, August 27, 2020 | 6:00P – 7:30P |
1 LU (applied for)
Pritzker Prize recipient Thom Mayne, FAIA, speaks live via ZOOM about Morphosis’ dynamic urban design projects. This is a unique opportunity to learn from a big thinker conversant in how cities across the globe approach urban design.
image: Emerson College Los Angeles designed by Morphosis
Save the Date:
Encompass IV: Diversity, Equity, Inclusivity
Wed, Sept 2 + Thurs. Sept 03, 2020 |
8:00A – 10:30A | 5 HSW units (applied for)
Programmed by AIALA Board Members and SoCAL NOMA Board Members, Encompass IV tackles diversity and inclusion in the profession and education, and the role of architecture in increasing urban equity and resiliency.
Virtual Tour
XTEN Architecture: Skyhouse

Wednesday, August 12, 2020 | 4:00P – 5:00P
XTEN Architecture is a perennial winner of Residential Architecture Awards. Visit this 2020 RAA winner on a live video feed coupled with presentations of plans and drawings.
Interior Architecture Committee:
Storytelling in Design: Disney Imagineering’s Creative Process
Tuesday, August 25, 2020 | 5:00P – 6:30P
Receive a rare inside look at Disney Imagineering’s creative process in this discussion with Brent Strong, Executive Creative Director of the iconic global name.
An Architecture in Healthcare Workshop
The Shared Future of Retail and Healthcare
August 19 | 7:30A – 10:30A | 3 HSW LU
Clients such Cedars-Sinai Medical Network’s Mary Clare Lingel, Trammell Crow’s Nancy Moses, Hoag Memorial Hospital Presbyterian’s Jennifer Cheng and Alison Warner, VP of Investments, Regency Centers, speak at this month’s conference. It happens in less than three weeks!
Presenting Sponsor: ConAm Building Co.
Support | Connect | Inspire
2×8, Virtual Exhibit for Next Gen Designers will be Immersive
Connect with Top Students
Be seen in 2×8’s immersive platform showcasing work by top students from across California. Sponsor 2×8 scholarships at a time students are most needing support, and take advantage of 501c3 contribution advantages. Engage with last year’s work on 2×8’s lush Instagram feed.
Round Table
Decarbonization and Affordable Housing
Thursday, August 6, 2020 | 4:00P – 5:30P
Be informed on opportunities for decarbonizing the fundamental building block of an equitable, low-carbon future: affordable housing. Speakers include clients, experts, and designers.
image: Koning Eizenberg Architecture
Help Students Achieve Their Goals
Desk Loan Program for Students
AIALA Board of Directors Initiative
As students study virtually, during COVID 19, one challenge is: the need for a quiet place to work. Does your office have an extra desk & internet bandwidth that could be utilized by a student?
2021 AIALA Board Self-Nominations
Apply by Thursday, September 3, 2020
Interested in becoming a Chapter Leader? Add your name to the current slate of candidates nominated for the 2021 Board of Directors. It’s a opportunity to make a difference.
Represent: Call for Delegates
AIA 2020 Business Meeting
Respond by August 10
Architect and Associate Members: Represent AIALA by voting as a Delegate at the AIA National Business Meeting! This year, virtually. Discover more + who’s running for National office:
Community-Provided Content
The 2021 Forge Prize is Now Open
Phase 1 Deadline November 1, 2020
Organized by the AISC, the competition invites emerging architects currently pursuing licensure,
or licensed less than 10 years, to submit visionary
conceptual designs that pay homage to steel. Finalists present at a live industry event.
Also Coming Up
08.27.20 Designing for the Future:
The Los Angeles Chapter of the American Institute of Architects