The American Institute of Architects (AIA) is the professional association for architects and those in the architecture field. AIA Tampa Bay is the regional chapter representing approximately 650 members in Hillsborough, Pinellas, Polk, Hernando, Citrus, Sumter and Pasco Counties.
AIA Tampa Bay is the voice of architecture dedicated to its members and the quality of the built environment in Tampa Bay. AIA conducts various events and programs, many are held at Gallery AIA, our headquarters in Tampa. The chapter also arranges building tours, community service events, lectures and educational programs, design competitions and much more. Beyond the chapter’s program offerings, AIA Tampa Bay serves as a resource for information to architects and the public and serves as the united voice of the architecture profession in addressing the media, governmental bodies and the public.