• Work with an Architect

AIA Minnesota has developed information to help consumers learn about how to hire and work with an architect as well as what to expect in the building process. Download the PDF versions below or contact the AIA Minnesota office for a hard copy.

Work with an Architect

Architecture MN Guide to Working With An Architect

An introductory guide for those who haven’t collaborated with an architect before, including first-hand comments from architect-client teams.
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Architecturally Designed Homes and You

For homeowners working with a building project. Ask yourself the 20 questions suggested in this pamphlet to be better able…
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Firm Directory

A searchable directory of all AIA member-architects and firms, providing information about firm size, areas of specialty, recent projects and…
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Architecture MN

A bi-monthly publication and the primary outreach tool of AIA Minnesota. It is published to educate the public about architecture…
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How to Hire the Right Architect for Your Project

This document includes information about the steps and decisions involved in hiring an architect whether you represent a business or…
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You and Your Architect

This publication helps you define your needs and expectations when starting a construction project, whether a public building or private…
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Understanding Project Delivery

For those undertaking construction of a public building, it is important to understand the different roles played by the architect,…
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Working with an Architect on Your Residential Project

Learn more about the value of working with an architect on your residential construction project. This document also outlines the…
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Home of the Month

AIA Minnesota partners with the Star Tribune to select and feature a different residential project each month in the Sunday…
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Environmental Design Checklist for Building Owners

A comprehensive list of issues to bring up with your architect related to energy efficiency and sustainable design, created by…