AIA Los Angeles Congratulates Our New Fellows for 2018
February 2, 2018 – Los Angeles—AIA Los Angeles is pleased and proud to announce that five of our Chapter members have been elevated to Fellowship (signified by the initials FAIA.)
One of the highest honors that AIA awards, Fellowship celebrates Architect Members who have made significant contributions to the profession and to society, who exemplify architectural excellence, and whose work has had a profound influence or ripple effect.
Fellowship may be bestowed in one of several categories: 1) Design, Urban Design, or Preservation; 2) Education, Research, Literature, or Practice (with the option of a subcategory of Management or Technical Advancement); 3) Led the Institute or a Related Organization; 4) Public Service, Government, Industry, or Organization; or 5) Alternative Career, Volunteer Work with Organizations Not Directly Connected with the Built Environment or Service to Society.
The new Fellows will receive their Fellowship medal during the Investiture of Fellows Ceremony at the AIA Conference on Architecture 2018 in New York City. The Investiture Ceremony will be held at 2:30 p.m. on Friday, June 22, 2018 at St. Patrick’s Cathedral. Our Los Angeles Fellows will also be honored locally at a private reception.
AIA|LA thanks our 2017-18 Fellows Nominating & Mentoring Committee, and everyone who supported our nominees as sponsors, reference letter writers and mentors. Their experience, advice and encouragement are crucial to a successful nomination, and are much appreciated.
Out of 297 nominees this year nationwide, 152 were elevated to Fellow. You can view a list of all the new Fellows nationwide at https://www.aia.org/college-of-fellows.
Frederick Fisher and Partners Architects
House & Robertson Architects, Inc.
Jim House orchestrates revolutionary partnerships, leading acclaimed and emerging
architects toward breakthrough projects and stronger practices while broadly sharing
his distinctive collaborative culture and approach.
Woodbury School of Architecture/WROAD
For more information on the Fellowship and the nomination and submission process:
Steve Tanner, Hon. AIA|LA