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As the Bay Area's leading destination for architecture and design, AIASF offers many dynamic programs and opportunities to explore the local built environment throughout the year. The San Francisco and Marin Living Home Tours series and the Architecture and the City festival provide individuals with a firsthand look at the world of good design in the region. AIASF's annual Design Awards programs and Small Firms, Great Projects publication celebrate and promote the work of local design professionals.
Here you can find out about upcoming events and view photo galleries of past events. Some events may allow for online registration and the ticket purchase.
Presented by AIASF and the Center for Architecture + Design, the annual Architecture and the City festival is one of the nation's largest architectural festivals of its kind.
In recognition of their contributions to the advancement and enrichment of the quality of life in the Bay Area through their commitment to design excellence, AIASF strives to acknowledge extraordinary individuals and organizations for their service to the Chapter, to the community, and to the profession.
Our Design Awards program recognizes the outstanding achievements in architecture and design of Bay Area individuals and organizations as well as celebrates the distinguished work of architects and related professionals from afar who contribute to the framework of our local built environment.
The AIASF Equity by Design 2016 Equity in Architecture Survey seeks to create a comprehensive national dataset detailing current positions and career experiences of architecture school graduates. The resulting research will focus on differential experiences of women and men as well as underrepresented racial and ethnic groups.
The AIASF / Center for Architecture + Design Gallery is one of the West Coast’s only spaces devoted solely to the exploration of architecture and design. The gallery specializes in exhibitions that showcase the best of the Bay Area’s design talent, while also exploring issues of national and international concern.
Presented by AIA San Francisco and the Center for Architecture + Design, San Francisco Living: Home Tours is the first tour series of its kind in the Bay Area to promote a wide variety of architectural styles, neighborhoods, and residences - all from the architect's point of view. The annual program provides design enthusiasts and the general public with an inside look into the world of distinctive residences.
Hosted in San Francisco, a city recognized as a leading hub for innovative design leaders and thinkers, AIASF NEXT provides an opportunity to showcase cutting-edge ideas, projects, and practices that will impact the next generation of the architecture and design profession as well as the future of the built environment.
In collaboration with the American Society of Landscape Architects, Northern California Chapter, AIASF presents Small Firms, Great Projects - a magazine publication, online and companion exhibition showcasing the innovative and award-winning work of local architecture and design professionals.