Special Events

Host Chapter Soiree

Date:September 30, 2016 Time: 7:30 PM - 10:30 PM
Cost: $25
Location: Ships of the Sea Museum

Join AIA Savannah for drinks and a low country boil at the Ships of the Sea Museum in the historic William Scarbrough House. The party will include a low country boil (shrimp & sausage cooked separately), pulled pork Bar-B-Que, Cole Slaw, and a full premium bar.

Red Carpet Premier- "Within Formal Cities"

Date: Friday, September 30
Time: 12:30 PM - 1:30 PM
Cost: Free
Location: Exhibit Hall
“Within Formal Cities” is a project by Abe Drechsler and Brian Gaudio, former NC State students and recipients of the Turan and Linda Duda Traveling Fellowship, to document housing and infrastructure projects in 5 cities in South America: Bogota, Lima, Santiago, Rio de Janeiro, and Sao Paulo.

Alumni Receptions Design

Join your alma mater to catch up with old friends and network with new.

NC State College of Design Alumni + Friends Reception
Friday, Sept. 30 | 5:30 to 7 PM
Vic’s on the River
26 East Bay Street 
  School of Architecture, UNC Charlotte Alumni + Friends Reception
Friday, Sept. 30 | 5:30 to 7 PM
Pacci Patio, The Brice Hotel
601 E. Bay St., Savannah, GA 


AIA South Atlantic Region Conference Student Design Legacy Charrette

Date: October 1
Time: 9:30 AM - 5:00 PM
Location: Savannah International Trade and Convention Center, Savannah Georgia
Students from the South Atlantic Region team up to participate in the Student Design Charrette held in conjunction with this year’s AIA SAR Conference. The event will take place on October 1st 2016. 

The Student Design Legacy Charrette is a program created by the AIA in 1995 as a way for the conference to leave behind a memorable design solution to each community hosting the annual convention. This charrette increases awareness of social responsibilities through critical inquiry into local design challenges. Teams will collaboratively alongside faculty, and design professionals to generate creative design concepts and solutions.
Learn more here>>

Design Awards

Date: Saturday, October 1
Time: 7:30 PM - 9:30 PM
Cost: $35
Location: SCAD Museum of Art
On Saturday, October 1, 2016, the South Atlantic Region’s 2016 Design Award winners will be announced at the Savannah College of Art and Design Poetter Hall. Join us for fellowship, dessert, and fun as we celebrate excellence in design.