The community of AIA/SC Members includes AIA architects, associates, design firm professionals, allied members working in design and building industries, and other allied members who share professional relationships with architects. The AIA/SC represents member who are also members of AIA Charleston, AIA Columbia, AIA Greenville, AIA Grand Strand, AIA Hilton Head Island and AIA Spartanburg. Our values and goals which are based on the Institute's goals as we focus our ongoing efforts in the areas of Community, Knowledge and Advocacy to make our world a better place for us all to live, work and play.
The American Institute of Architects (AIA) is The voice of the architectural profession, dedicated to serving its members, advancing their value, and improving the quality of the built environment. Since 1857, the AIA has represented the professional interests of America's architects. As AIA members, more than 80,000 licensed architects, emerging professionals, and allied partners in designing express their commitment to excellence and livability in our nation's buildings and committees.