• Events

Continuing Education

2015 CRAN Symposium

September 19 - 23
Elevating the Art of Residential DesignThe Custom Residential Architects Network (CRAN), a Knowledge Community of the American Institute of Architects,…
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8th Annual Homes by Architects Tour

Saturday, September 19 10:00 am
This annual self-guided tour showcases new and remodeled homes in the Twin Cities metropolitan area designed by AIA Minnesota architects.…
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8th Annual Homes by Architects Tour

Sunday, September 20 10:00 am
This annual self-guided tour showcases new and remodeled homes in the Twin Cities metropolitan area designed by AIA Minnesota architects.…
  • Features

Home Improvement 101: Bigger Isn’t Always Better

On the subject of improving one’s home, there is a common misconception that improving means adding more space on to…

What’s So Special About the Homes by Architects Tour?

The volunteers that greet you at each home on the Homes by Architects Tour are often asked what makes this…

How to Successfully Mix Architectural Styles in Your Home

 Have you ever walked through a home and been smacked across the face by an addition or remodel that sticks…

Downsize vs.Remodel: Home Tour Offers Solutions for Empty Nesters

For many couples whose children are grown and permanently living away from the nest, the sudden abundance of living space…

Three ‘Must-See’ Historic Home Remodels

Owning a historic home comes with a lot of responsibility and maintenance. While the charm of an older home is…

Battling the Big House Trend

The term “McMansion” is becoming more widely used to describe a newly built home with larger square footage than its…

Can Modern Design be Functional?

On the Homes by Architects Tour, one thing you can count on each year is seeing a wide variety of…

2015 Emerging Talent Award

Michael Roehr, AIA, RoehrSchmitt Architecture

2015 Architect of Distinction Award

Dale Mulfinger, FAIA, SALA Architects, Inc.