photo by #Archobs2017 Finalist @maynorchrome

Architectura Obscura Reception + Awards

Exhibit open Sept. 9 - Sept. 24

Back Event Sep 20, 2017 @ 6 pm

Join us as we honor the winning photographs entered into the Architectura Obscura + Instagram Photography Competition at this exhibition and awards ceremony event. 

**Architectura Obscura exhibit on display at Uptown Studios Sept. 9 – Sept. 24.  

$10 | refreshments provided, wine and beer for purchase to benefit local non-profit

Open to both professional and novice photographers, the competition showcases photographs of the built environment in our region and around the world, from exciting new buildings and development, to historic and landmark buildings.

Enjoy refreshments, community and amazing architectural photography while mingling with talented photographers. Competition and event founded by Kristopher Barkley, AIA.

Sponsored by: Comstock’s Magazine, Flint Builders, Fulcrum Property, California Surveying & Drafting Supply, Lionakis, Milgard, SMUD, Dreyfuss + Blackford Architecture, and Uptown Studios.

Experience Architecture is a public-outreach event designed to facilitate greater transparency with the public in how architects create our built environment and how it impacts their daily lives; to create an ongoing dialogue to inform a distinct, regional, architectural identity; and to highlight existing relationships between the region and its architecture. The 2017 event is scheduled from September 20th to September 24th.

Questions? Please call the Chapter office at
(916) 444-3658 or via e-mail:

Founded in 1942 the American Institute of Architects, Central Valley Chapter, represents the interests of the architectural profession in 17 Central Valley counties.