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    AIA SD celebrated Design in the Hills — live, in person — on July 14-15 in the cities of Deadwood, Spearfish and Rapid City. Read about it at Blueprint South Dakotan

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    AIA SD Design Awards

    The 2021 AIA SD Design Awards are accepting submissions. Click for more information

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    2020 AIA SD Awards

    Catch up on the 2020 AIA SD Design Awards List of winners

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    2020 AIA SD Awards

    Catch up on the 2020 AIA SD Design Awards List of winners

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AIA South Dakota is a non-profit membership organization made up of architects, future architects and partners from across our state who seek to enjoy great opportunities to learn, share, promote architecture and advance the important idea that design matters in every South Dakota community.




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Recent posts from our Blueprint South Dakota blog
June 15th
In reality, we are paying a price for homelessness and the cost saving alone should influence decisions for those who are unable to recognize the complexities of the different factors that can shape a human life.  Reflecting on six years of academia …
June 14th
Aspen and I have led oddly parallel past lives in our destination to the field of architecture. We both came to DoArch as non traditional single mothers who had our kids within 4 months of each other – an anomaly in and of itself. We both interned a…
June 3rd
Liz Almlie, Historic Preservation Specialist, South Dakota State Historical Society One of the newer challenges of historic preservation is the preservation of resources from the mid-20th century.  One of the eligibility considerations for the Nation…
June 1st
Liz Almlie, Historic Preservation Specialist, SD State Historical Society South Dakota and the United States have recently marked big centennials of women’s suffrage.  A state constitutional amendment passed in November 1918 and the final ratificatio…
May 25th
By Sandra Lea Dickenson, AIA Emeritus Besides being an architect, I am also a military brat and a military wife and have spent most of my life crisscrossing this country.  With 170 Veterans Affairs hospitals out there, we would often come across them…

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