AWAF Call for Entries – 2018 Scholarships and Fellowship

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The Association for Women in Architecture Foundation is pleased to announce its 2018 Scholarships and 2018 Professional Development Fellowship Award! The Association for Women in Architecture Foundation (AWAF) is a tax-exempt charitable 501(c)(3)  Continue Reading

Community Engagement: Girl Scout Product Design Event

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While many of AWA+D members were attending the Women’s March on Saturday, January 20th, about a dozen of us chose to show our support by participating in fun and educational Girl Scouts event, hosted by TOTO USA in its West Hollywood  Continue Reading

Equity in Design

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Recent and more frequent reports about the low percentage of women active in leadership roles in the architectural profession has inspired research, initiatives, and firm-led efforts both globally and nationwide. These efforts have generated further  Continue Reading

Downtown Women’s Center Volunteer Opportunity

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Are you looking for another way to give back this holiday season? Consider the Downtown Women's Center!   Designers are wired to PROBLEM SOLVE, and one of our city’s most visible and pressing problems is homelessness.  LA’s homelessness  Continue Reading

Don’t Miss The Best Design Holiday Party next Thursday!

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Join AWA+D, AIA-LA Women in Architecture, ASID Pasadena, and NAWICLA as we get in the holiday spirit and celebrate the season with friends and colleagues. The West Elm Workspace will host us in their gorgeous 2,400 square-foot showroom in DTLA,  Continue Reading

AWAF Fellowship Spotlight: Audrey Sato

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Audrey Sato is a principal at Sato Architects, and a lecturer at Cal Poly Ponoma. She is a recipient of the 2017 Association for Women in Architecture Foundation Professional Development Fellowship. With this award, she has launched a podcast called  Continue Reading