Allied Members are not Architects, but are professionals in related fields, who collaborate with and support Architects in the creation of the built environment.

October 20, 2017

2:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Come out and support our chapter’s Honorary member!










Please join Modernism Week in a special dedication ceremony on the Palm Springs Walk of Stars for Sidney Williams, Hon. AIACD

Palm Springs Walk of Stars Dedication for Sidney Williams_flyer

October 17, 2017

The American Institute of Architects California Desert Chapter invites you to the Chapters’ Annual meeting and “Archtoberfest.”








August 17, 2017

AIA California Desert Chapter Members are invite to the

first annual Social Mixer at Daltile,


August 17th Invite

July 11, 2017

Chapter Program

Chino Canyon Home Tour and Presentation with Ken Sammons

from Mitsubishi Electric Cooling and Heating


July Program flyer


May 24 , 2017

Chapter Program

Presentation and Tour of J-Deck, Inc. in North Palm Springs

Structural Insulated Panels


May Chapter Program_Flyer


April 23, 2017




PS Convention_2b





Palm Springs Convention Center

February 16 – 26, 2017

Palm Springs Modernism Week 2017

February 17, 2017

Learning Lab

January 30, 2017
Stone Expo

Hosted by Sepulveda Building Materials


January 10, 2017

Hosted by Nana Wall Systems, Inc.


December 3, 2016

“ADA Training”

2013 and 2016 Additions

ADA Continuing Education Training for 5.0 AIA/CES LU’s and CAB Credits.


November 17, 2016

“Let the Sun Shine In”

Join Lutron for their shade training and mingle with colleagues at Roy’s in Rancho Mirage.


November 5, 2016

Architecture and Design Council lecture this Saturday!

Our Parks, Our Stories

Join us as Mark Rios, founding partner at Los Angeles-based Rios Clementi Hale Studios, explores the importance of parks as unifying spaces that bring together people of all backgrounds who share an appreciation of nature.


October 20, 2016

The California Desert Chapter Chapters’ Annual Meeting.

Plus election of the AIACDC Executive Committee for 2017.

October-2016-Annual-Meeting Flyer

Also posted on the calendar.

September 28, 2016

Tour the newly modernization of the Palm Springs High School Auditorium.

Join the AIA Inland California Chapter for this informative tour.

September-Chapter-Program Flyer

Also posted on the calendar.

June 8, 2016

TPO Technology: Performance & Recent Developments

Join your colleagues for a presentation on TPO Technology: Performance & Recent Developments.


Also posted on the calendar.

May 25, 2016

Guest Mark Christian, Hon. AIACC, the Director of Legislative Affairs at the AIA California Council.

Mark will talk about the many thanks that are happening in the Legislature

May Chapter Program_Fl;yer

Also posted on the calendar.

January 12, 2016

Tour of the Perkins and Will Architects designed Visual Arts Building and Producers’ Council

January Chapter Program Flyer

Also posted on the calendar.