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    Design in the Hills 2019

    Design in the Hills 2019 is set for July 18-19, 2019 in Rapid City. Learn more

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    SD architecture in USA Today

    25 must-see buildings in South Dakota, as seen in USA Today. Read it here!

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    2019 Design Awards

    AIA SD has announced the categories and juror for the 2019 Design Awards. Get details here


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June 7th
AIA South Dakota's Blueprint South Dakota blog has received a Component EXCEL Programs and Best Practices award from the American Institute of Architects.
June 3rd
Sofia Mattesini, Historic Preservation Specialist South Dakota State Historical Society I recently attended the Preserving the Recent Past 3 conference in Los Angeles. This was the third of a series, the first and second being in 1995 and 2000 respectivel…
May 28th
To create inspiring work, wouldn’t one need an inspirational space to create?  While this may be true, I also gain more inspiration from the projects and people around us.  At any rate, we should all have cool spaces to be in and to show o…
May 23rd
Liz Almlie, South Dakota Historic Preservation Office A number of National Register of Historic Places nominations from South Dakota were recently approved by the National Park Service and represent a wide variety of architectural and building traditions.…
May 20th
Applications are now being accepted for the inauguralNorth Central States Region Emerging Professionals Friendly Firm Award!Click the link below to apply. EP Friendy Firm Award 2019-2020 ABOUT THE AWARDThis newly established award will recognize architect…

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