• Jun 4, 2020

    Dear AIA Brooklyn Members – At the AIA National Convention in 1968, Whitney M. Young, Jr. addressed the audience as the Keynote Speaker and said: “You are not a profession that has distinguished itself by your social and civic contributions to the cause of civil rights . . . You are most distinguished by your […]

  • May 5, 2020

    The new 2020 New York City Energy Conservation Code becomes effective on May 12th, 2020. Please review the DOB Service Notices below. You may also find the text of the 2020 NYC ECC here

  • May 4, 2020

    Please click Here to read the Brooklyn DOB Industry Meeting notes from the May 14, 2020 meeting. AIA Brooklyn held our First Virtual General Meeting on April 22, 2020. This was a Question and Answer Session with Department of Buildings Representatives:  Patrick A. Wehle  Assistant Commissioner for Strategic Policy & Industry Relations and Marty Rebholz, […]

  • May 4, 2020

    May 27, 2020 12:00pm – 1:00pm    Presented by Sub-Zero, Wolf, and Cove Specifying High-Performing Ventilation for Luxury Kitchens     Analyze how poor ventilation impacts air quality and puts the health and wellness of occupants in a home at risk. Compare and contrast cooking style, exhaust sizing ventilation placement specifications that are necessary to ensure […]

  • May 2, 2020

    AIA Brooklyn is trying to make it easy to find information in one place during this very confusing time. Check back often for the latest updates from The NYC Department of Buildings, The NYC Landmarks Preservation Commission and other City Agencies. Additionally, check out these resources from AIA and AIA New York State to help […]

  • Apr 24, 2020

    Pratt’s School of Architecture launches free online Course Series with AIA Brooklyn. Read More about the Spring Lecture Series Here.   Affordable Housing’s Response to the Pandemic Wednesday, April 29, 2020 5:00-6:30pm Maximum participants: 250 AIA Credits: 1.5 LU/HSW https://www.eventbrite.com/e/102709137796 Historic Preservation in New York City Beyond the Pandemic Thursday, May 7, 2020 5:00-6:30pm Maximum […]

  • Feb 14, 2020

      Click letter above or link to read the AIA Brooklyn Response Letter Click here to read the article in Architectural Record Click here to contact to take Immediate Action and contact the White House Click here to read the AIA letter opposing this AIA Letter

  • Dec 10, 2019

    The New York City Landmarks Preservation Commission has updated its Permit Application Guide on the form of a new comprehensive handbook, LPC Permit Guidebook: How to Get Staff-Level Approvals. The guidebook together with new application forms are a result of new rules and amendments that were adopted last year. The subtitle of the guidebook – […]

  • Oct 30, 2019

    Dear AIA Brooklyn members and their families, friends, and supporters of the Chapter, this is a very special occasion, in a very special location—The Brooklyn Botanic Garden, in a very special borough—Brooklyn. We are here to celebrate one hundred and twenty-five years of the Brooklyn Chapter of the American Institute of Architects and to honor […]