The American Institute of Architects has announced the top small projects in the US as part of its 2018 awards programme, including a wooden playground in Massachusetts and a micro homes that aim to address the housing crisis. Read more
The American Institute of Architects has announced its top 11 residential projects for 2018, including a house in New York that takes design cues from its past as a Quaker settlement and a remote residence with expansive light wood and glass in rural Ontario. Read more
Five young architecture studios based in the Big Apple have been selected for this year's New Practices New York awards, set up to promote the city's best up-and-coming talent. Read more
An angular museum in a Canadian forest, buildings for New York's dump trucks and road salt, and a girl's school in Afghanistan are among the 17 winners in the American Institute of Architects' Honor Awards this year. Read more
Fees for Small Firm ArchitectsWe’re a disgruntled bunch of professionals. There are hundreds of articles, forums, blog posts and comments discussing how we architects are not paid enough and how our clients don’t understand what we do. The most popular discussions at the EntreArchitect Facebook Group are always those where we discuss the “forbidden fruit” of topics; compensation. Post after post, comment after comment, I’ll read the complaints of architects blaming society, our clients and past generations of architects for the financial ditch in which we find ourselves. We are not compensated at the levels commensurate with the efforts we extend, nor the value we contribute to society and, boy… are we tired of it!
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We are not compensated at the levels commensurate with the efforts we extend, nor the value we contribute to society…