Upcoming Events

AWA+D events are scheduled regularly throughout the year. Check our calendar frequently! For more information, contact our Programs Committee. Be an Event Sponsor! Contact our Sponsorship Liaison.

April 27, 2014


Annual Brunch Symposium: Breaking Ground


Breaking Ground: Stories of Innovation + Success As reported in the recently released 2013 Otis Report on the Creative Economy, California is home to virtually all artistic disciplines, and a focal point for innovation. The Los Angeles region has one of the  Continue Reading

Start: April 27, 2014 10:00 am
End: April 27, 2014 2:00 pm
Venue: Helms Bakery District
8711 Washington Blvd.
Culver City
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May 17, 2014


AWAF Scholarship Event


The 2014 AWAF Scholarship winners will be announced soon, so preparations are in process for the celebratory event! In addition to the presentation of this year’s scholarship awards, the event will include an informal panel discussion featuring a candid conversation  Continue Reading

Start: May 17, 2014 10:30 am
End: May 17, 2014 1:00 pm
Venue: WUHO Gallery
6518 Hollywood Blvd
Los Angeles
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Cost: Free

June 1, 2014

Parr-Schoenfeld Tour from AIA|LA


The AIA|LA is organizing limited home tours of the Parr–Schoenfeld Residence designed by Lucille Raport, an AWA+D Past President and student of Richard Neutra. Completed in 1954, the mid-century modern home takes full advantage of its Hollywood Hills location and  Continue Reading

Date: June 1, 2014
Venue: Parr Residence

June 7, 2014

The Business Side of Design: Transitioning from Employee to Leader

Making the transition from employee to leader is not always a clear path. Understanding the components and how-to’s of the contracts and negotiations process, effectively managing staff and client expectations, and even your own personal development and leadership  Continue Reading

Start: June 7, 2014 8:30 am
End: June 7, 2014 12:30 pm
Venue: John A. Martin & Associates
950 S. Grand Ave
Los Angeles
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Cost: $100 / $200

June 20, 2014

AWA+D at Dwell on Design


Ever thought about exhibiting at Dwell on Design but couldn’t afford the cost? AWA+D has secured a booth at this year’s conference, and is auctioning off half of the organization’s space in two hour increments! Available to members of AWA+D only, the auction will  Continue Reading

Start: June 20, 2014
End: June 22, 2014
Venue: LA Convention Center

Los Angeles