Founded in 1875, The American Institute of Architects Rhode Island, Inc. (AIA Rhode Island) is a 501(c)(6) professional association representing over 250 architects, architectural design professionals, and allied members.
AIA Rhode Island is highly committed to excellence in architecture and service to the public, endeavoring to bring together and serve all who are interested in the art and science of architecture. The organization is dedicated to enhancing the quality of our built environment, and thereby the quality of life. AIA Rhode Island aspires to increase the public’s knowledge and understanding of the architectural profession, expand the knowledge of all participating in the architectural process, and improve the quality of services provided by architectural professionals. The organization offers many programs that enhance the public understanding of design, as well as the practice of architecture. AIA Rhode Island is a state component of The American Institute of Architects and is the seventh oldest AIA chapter.
- 2023 AIAri Honor and Design AwardsProjects can now be submitted for this years program. Event Registration is now open. Learn more.
- 2023 SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAMAIA Rhode Island Architectural Forum is pleased to announce its Annual Scholarship Awards Program for 2023. Applications must be submitted by Friday, August 25, 2023 at 11:59pm. Learn more here.
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