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Portland Design Pup

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Portland Design Pup is proud to be Portland’s premier (and only!) open-source design events calendar, free and open to all!  Our calendar features community and non-profit-based architecture and design-related events, including lectures, tours, open houses, social events, workshops, exhibits, and more.  Please note that we do not accept art installations/exhibits, or any events outside the Portland, Oregon metro area.

We invite you to submit your event(s) to the calendar for consideration.  Once submitted, you will receive an email confirmation, we will review the event and, if approved, add it to our calendar within 48 hours.  Please submit your events at least one week prior to event date.  Submitted events may appear on our website, our social media channels, and/or our weekly e-newsletter.

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December 23, 2020
Center for Architecture & Design
COVID-19: Due to the impact of Coronavirus on in-person events, we will not be updating this site for the duration . . . . . .
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Greatest Hits Tour: Chart Toppers and Heart-Stoppers

It’s a new riff on the city as the Greatest Hits Tour focuses on the construction, context, and culture which shaped our skyline, from golden oldies like Kirtland Cutter’s Rainier Club to popular favorites like the Rem Koolhaas’ asymmetric, cantilevered Central Library. You’ll develop an appreciation for the social forces which shaped Seattle and our […]

Diversity Roundtable Committee Meeting

Diversity Roundtable Committee Meeting The Diversity Roundtable meets the first Tuesday of every month at 5:00pm at AIA Seattle. AIA Seattle members, allied members, and sponsors are encouraged to join as well as other professionals in the design community. The Diversity Roundtable attracts, retains and empowers individuals of underrepresented backgrounds in the profession of architecture […]

ASCE Seattle Kick Off Event for 2019-2020

ASCE Seattle Kick Off Event The ASCE Seattle Kick Off Event to launch the 2019-2020 year is happening on September 4 from 5pm – 7pm, and you’re invited! Connect directly with ASCE Seattle leadership, tell us what educational opportunities would be the most valuable to you in your career, learn about volunteer opportunities, and network […]

Solo Practitioners Roundtable

Solo Practitioners Roundtable (SPROUT) Solo Practitioners Roundtable (SPRout) is an opportunity for solo practitioners to share ideas, challenges, and resources. This group meets at noon on the first Thursday of the month at DeForest Architects in Ballard. All are encouraged to join us, you do not need to be a member to attend. Contact Karen […]

Design and Wellbeing Committee Meeting

Design and Wellbeing Committee Meeting The Design & Wellbeing Committee focuses on improving health and wellbeing through the design of the built environment. AIA Seattle members, allied members, and sponsors are encouraged to join, as well as professionals in the design community. Design & Wellbeing meets on the first Thursday of the month at 5pm […]

Women Lead Happy Hour @ Deloitte Digital

Women Lead Happy Hour AIGA Seattle’s Women Lead Initiative, in partnership with Deloitte Digital, produced a new 2019 series of networking events to encourage support from fellow female-identifying creatives! Bring your charm and business cards for the second Women Lead Happy Hour at Deloitte Digital (enter from Marion and use the bell to the right […]

Greatest Hits Tour: Chart Toppers and Heart-Stoppers

It’s a new riff on the city as the Greatest Hits Tour focuses on the construction, context, and culture which shaped our skyline, from golden oldies like Kirtland Cutter’s Rainier Club to popular favorites like the Rem Koolhaas’ asymmetric, cantilevered Central Library. You’ll develop an appreciation for the social forces which shaped Seattle and our […]

Hidden Spaces/Public Places Tour

Hidden Spaces/Public Places Tour: Private Property + Public Amenity = Additional Development Rights On our Hidden Spaces/Public Places Tour, explore some of downtown’s hidden treasures, like public parks, plazas and open spaces. Many of these spaces are owned by private developers but are in fact places where you can enjoy beautiful landscapes and private art […]

Federal Avenue Tour: Elegance on the Park

On the Federal Avenue Tour, you’ll see a variety of classic architectural styles from notable architects of the day, including Carl F. Gould, Bebb & Mendel, & Joseph S. Cote’ and Andrew Willatsen. The Olmsted Brothers’ visionary park plan led Seattle’s prominent leaders and their renowned architects to design homes nestled against blossoming Volunteer Park […]

Greatest Hits Tour: Chart Toppers and Heart-Stoppers

It’s a new riff on the city as the Greatest Hits Tour focuses on the construction, context, and culture which shaped our skyline, from golden oldies like Kirtland Cutter’s Rainier Club to popular favorites like the Rem Koolhaas’ asymmetric, cantilevered Central Library. You’ll develop an appreciation for the social forces which shaped Seattle and our […]

COVID-19: Due to the impact of Coronavirus on in-person events, we will not be updating this site for the duration of the pandemic. Thank you for your understanding, and we can’t wait to be back soon!!