CHAPTER NEWS NEWSLETTERS
UPCOMING CHAPTER EVENTS...
HOLIDAY PARTY &
BOARD OF DIRECTORS INSTALLATION 12/10
Mark you calendar for the chapter's fun and festive holiday gathering. Also, you'll be celebrating 2015 board of directors as well as welcoming the new 2016 team. Join the party...
COMMUNITY EVENTS & NEWS...
Community Meetings / Planning & Community Development
As City Council and the Planning Department wrestle with questions of residential architecture and gaps in the zoning code, we encourage our members to participate in the dialog. The outcome of the City's current study of Neighborhood Compatibility Code Revision will impact us all, including the generations to follow. Download meeting schedule
SR-710 North Study Environmental Document
The draft document is here! It identifies the potential environmental impacts and mitigation measures for each alternative. Learn more
See the Draft EIR/EIS
BLUEist SOFTWARE TRAINING (OCT-DEC 2015)
Do you need to brush up on or learn REVIT, Sketch-up, Photoshop or PREZI? Check out BLUEist's schedule for course information for classes available October-December. These software programs are important in the architecture and design office. BLUEist is conveniently located in Glendale. Learn more by calling Brad at 818.649.1817 or go to BLUEist.
SKYLINE is a free, ten-day, annual architecture, art and technology event that showcases site specific, future-forward, interactive installations that embrace Los Angeles’ ever-evolving cultural landscape. During SKYLINE, architects, designers and artists transform historic, hidden spaces within downtown Los Angeles into a unique experiential event for visitors and locals alike. Info
StonExpo/Marmomacc Americas 1/20-22, 2016
International stone industry trade show
On The Cutting Edge of the floor covering, stone and tile industry, The International Surface Event- SURFACES| StonExpo/Marmomacc Americas |TileExpo is four impressive days of the newest products, hands-on demos, inspiring trends, key manufacturers, industry suppliers, along with unmatched education and networking. As the largest, unparalleled floor covering, stone and tile industry event in North America, this marquee Las Vegas TISE event is comprised of three world class events: SURFACES, StonExpo, Tile Expo. Held annually each year in Las Vegas, TISE brings together buyers and sellers from all over the world to see the latest products, trends, services and technologies. Info/Register
Palm Springs Fine Art Fair 2/11-14, 2016
The fifth annual Palm Springs Fine Art Fair returns to an eager audience. PSFAF is strategically scheduled over the extended President’s Day Weekend coinciding with Palm Springs Modernism Week at the height of the Coachella Valley’s season. The PSFAF and Modernism Week turn the Desert into a cultural mecca over this weekend, attracting over 14,000 acquisition oriented art lovers to the Fair in 2015. The City of Palm Springs announced in 2015, that this President’s Day weekend set a record as the largest number tourists visiting in its history. The results were stunning at PSFAF, with hundreds of art works finding new homes and robust art sales recorded by a majority of the 66 exhibiting galleries. Info
MODERNISM WEEK 2/11-21, 2016
Get out and enjoy cool and groovy Palm Springs! There will be many great events and activities lined up for everyone. The mission of Modernism Week is to celebrate and foster appreciation of mid-century architecture and design, as well as contemporary thinking in these fields, by encouraging education, preservation and sustainable modern living as represented in Palm Springs. Info