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2021 Design Awards Jury Chair Chosen
The AIA Florida/Caribbean 2021 Design Awards jury will be chaired by Nader Tehrani, dean of the Irwin S. Chanin School of Architecture at The Cooper Union in New York.
Tehrani, also the principal of NADAAA -- a practice dedicated to the advancement of design innovation, interdisciplinary collaboration and an intensive dialogue with the construction industry -- is the recipient of the 2020 American Academy of Arts and Letters' Arnold W. Brunner Memorial Prize for his contributions to architecture as an art.
He is a graduate of the Rhode Island School of Design who continued his studies at the Architectural Association and the Harvard Graduate School of Design. Tehrani has taught at Harvard, the Rhode Island School of Design, the Georgia Institute of Technology and at the University of Toronto. He also served as the William A. Bernoudy Architect in Residence at the American Academy in Rome and as the inaugural Paul Helmle Fellow at California State Polytechnic University, Pomona.
Tehrani has lectured widely at institutions including the Guggenheim Museum in New York, Harvard University, Princeton University and the Architectural Association. He has participated in many symposia, including the Monterey Design Conference (2009), the Buell Center "Contemporary Architecture and its Consequences" at Columbia University (2009), and the Graduate School of Design "Beyond the Harvard Box" (2006).
He exhibited work at MOMA, LA MOCA and ICA Boston. His work is also part of the permanent collection of the Canadian Center for Architecture and the Nasher Sculpture Center.
Honoring excellence in
AIA Florida Southwest announces
2020 Scholarship recipients
The AIAFLSW has awarded a total of $10,000.00 to six talented students pursuing an Architecture degree. A virtual award ceremony was held on August 6th, to honor them.
Congratulations to this year’s AIA Florida Southwest Scholarship recipients:
Growing Climate Solutions, Southwest Florida
The American Institute of Architects Florida Southwest Component is a principal partner of Growing Climate Solutions, Southwest Florida
Growing Climate Solutions understands that community resilience is best achieved by building partnerships across our region. Our network of organizations and stakeholders is a community of partners who share knowledge and experiences to amplify the impacts of our solutions and their visibility in the community.
2020 AIA Florida/Caribbean
Design & Honor Awards
Honoring excellence in
Congratulations to our Newly Licensed Architects in Florida Southwest!