Welcome to IowaArchitecture.org!
This website is made possible by members of the American Institute of Architects, Iowa Chapter. Through collaborative efforts, the AIA Iowa Public Relations Committee has created a single source public website to help you navigate distinguished architecture in the state of Iowa. All of the projects you see on this website have been designed by AIA Iowa Architects, juried, and have been recognized as the best architecture in the state by being published in one of AIA Iowa's publications or have won an AIA Iowa Design Award.
Discover Iowa Architecture
View all the projects on this website by clicking the "Search All Architecture" button or start your browsing with one of the pre-built tours below. Enjoy browsing these distinguished projects in Iowa and enjoy your tour.
Got an afternoon to spare? Go by foot or by bike and visit some of the most notable Downtown Des Moines Buildings.
Congratulations to the top 5 winners of the AIA Iowa's inaugural People's Choice Award. Thank you for voting and celebrating architecture month with us.
Celebrating 100 Years of Promoting Design Excellence in Iowa (1904-2004). Projects featured in the "A Century of Iowa Architecture 1900-1999" book created by AIA Iowa. Photographs by Cameron Campbell, AIA.
Iowa Center for Architecture
The Center fosters communication between the public, design, and construction communities across the state. It is the State’s leading cultural institution focusing on architecture, driving positive change through the power of design. We host exhibitions, programs, and many special events to encourage collaboration and to invite the public to experience architecture and design. To learn more about the Iowa Center for Architecture click here.
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Iowa Architect Magazine
Interested in the Architecture Industry? Be sure to subscribe to AIA Iowa's premier publication the Iowa Architect. The publication serves as a voice for advocating design excellence, in architecture, arts, literature, innovative products and technologies and serves as a link to society, place, space, and experience. View the latest digital version of the magazine here.