Rethinking, Renewing

Renee Cheng (Architecture) and president, American Institute of Architects (AIA) Minnesota has written the lead article (.pdf; 1.2Mb) in the February 2009 issue of AIA Minnesota's newsletter, Matrix. In the article, entitled "Rethinking, Renewing," Cheng notes the three profound changes that have confronted the architecture profession in the past eight years: the shift to sustainable design; the acknowledgement of integrated project delivery; and the current volatile economy.