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2014 SAH AWARDS GALA

Honoring Chicago's early
preservation initiators and
continuing supporters

Benefiting the restoration of
the Charnley-Persky House

Tickets $175
On Sale Now
2016 CALL FOR SESSIONS

Propose a session for the
69th Annual Conference

Pasadena/Los Angeles, CA
April 6-10, 2016

Deadline: January 16, 2015
ELIZABETH DILLER:
BEYOND THE BLUEPRINTS


Join architect Elizabeth Diller
and Dianne Harris as they
discuss architecture's
role in contemporary life

Part of the 25th Chicago
Humanities Festival
November 9

Blog

By Brooks Fellow Amber N. Wiley

cemetery views

Landscape of loss. German Guatemalans. Sensational cemetery. Underwater wonderland.

When I laid my head down in my Quetzaltenango hostel I had to laugh. I was lying down in a location I did not know existed just a month prior. This city was not on my itinerary, not even on my radar. I ended up in Quetzaltenango, called “Xela,” by residents, thanks to Lonely Planet and some tourist shuttle agency fliers.

Members in the News

SAH Deadlines & Dates

Awards & Fellowships   Deadline 
Sally Kress Tompkins/HABS
Fellowship 

  12/31
Peterson Fellowship 
  1/2 

 
Call for Sessions   Deadline 
2016 Pasadena/Los Angeles    1/16 
     
Events   Date
SAH Awards Gala
  11/8
Elizabeth Diller Talk
  11/9 
Alison Fisher Lecture    11/11 

Opportunities

  • New Urbanism Film Festival

    Los Angeles | Dates: 06 – 09 Nov, 2014
    New Urbanism Film Festival returns to the heart of the city for four days of illuminating documentary films, interactive events, tours and workshops. Set in the thriving La Brea district the festival debuts its second year November 6-9, 2014.
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  • AIA Guide to Chicago at the Chicago Public Library

    Chicago | Dates: 04 Nov, 2014
    The third edition of the AIA Guide to Chicago brings readers up to date on ten years of dynamic changes with new entries on smaller projects as well as showcases like the Aqua building, Trump Tower, and Millennium Park. Four hundred photos and thirty-four specially commissioned maps make it easy to find each of the one-thousand-plus featured buildings. Laurie Petersen, Zurich Esposito, and Bill Hinchliff will show images and discuss the iconic new buildings as well as hidden gems featured in the book.
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  • World Cities Day 2014: Leading Urban Tranformation

    New York | Dates: 31 Oct, 2014
    On the occasion of World Cities Day, the Permanent Missions of Italy and of the People’s Republic of China to the United Nations, the Alliance of Civilizations, and the United Nations Human Settlements Programme (UN-Habitat) invite you to join a dialogue between international organizations, governments, mayors, and civil society representatives on the need to pursue people-centred urbanization and manage social inclusion in today’s cities. This event also aims to contribute to the ongoing discussions on the Post-2015 development agenda.
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