Past events

AWA+D events are scheduled regularly throughout the year. Check our calendar frequently! For more information, contact our Director of Programs. Be an Event Sponsor! Contact our Sponsorship Liaison.

Cocktail & Fundraiser for Nina Briggs’ Documentary “Practitioners”


AWA+D Archivist Nina Briggs is raising production and R&D funds for her groundbreaking project that tells the story of female designers in Los Angeles. The PBS targeted film "Practitioners" is a view into the lives and careers of women's journeys through practice  Continue Reading

Start: July 22, 2017 5:00 pm
End: July 22, 2017 5:00 pm
Venue: Neutra VDL House
2300 Silver Lake Boulevard
Los Angeles, CA
United States

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July 15, 2017

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95th Anniversary Summer Soiree

Raise a glass to summer and to AWA+D's milestone 95th year! Join us for an evening of delicious food, champagne toasts, and stunning midcentury modern furniture! Our gracious host, MidcenturyLA, will provide food and drink inside their spectacular 12,000  Continue Reading

Start: July 15, 2017 5:30 pm
End: July 15, 2017 5:30 pm
Venue: MidcenturyLA
5333 Cahuenga Blvd.
Los Angeles (North Hollywood), CA
United States

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Cost: $10 for AWA+D Members, $15 for non-members

SpeedTalks : Ripple Effects


Join AWA+D, AIA|LA's Women in Architecture (WiA), the So Cal chapter of the National Organization of Minority Architects (SoCalNOMA), and the Asian American Architects and Engineers Association (AAA/e) for the 2nd annual SpeedTalks event! Continuing the success of  Continue Reading

Start: July 12, 2017 6:00 pm
End: July 12, 2017 6:00 pm
Venue: Perkins + Will
617 West 7th Street, Suite 1200
Los Angeles, CA
United States

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Cost: $10

July 8, 2017

Authors on Architecture: Buckner on Lyman

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Join the Society of Architectural Historians, Southern California Chapter, and the Santa Monica Public Library as we celebrate the work of architect Frederic P. Lyman. SAH/SCC and AWA+D member Cory Buckner discusses the work of this inventive and skilled architect  Continue Reading

Start: July 8, 2017 1:00 pm
End: July 8, 2017 1:00 pm
Venue: Santa Monica Public Library, MLK, Jr. Auditorium
601 Santa Monica Blvd.
Santa Monica, CA
United States

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Cost: Free

June 3, 2017


Urban Draw at Grand Park

Join us at Grand Park in Downtown LA for a casual meet-up to observe, sketch and let the creative juices flow in a metropolitan environment.  BYOS (bring your own supplies) and enjoy a day out in one of Los Angeles' signature public spaces. RSVP here. This event  Continue Reading

Start: June 3, 2017 10:00 am
End: June 3, 2017 10:00 am
Venue: Grand Park
200 N Grand Ave
Los Angeles, CA
United States

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Cost: Free