Firm Benefits

Tangible Benefits
Created specially for AIA Portland Member Firms:

Health Insurance 

For AIA Portland Member firms with two or more employees, choose from several plans and get group buying power through AIA Portland.   Brokered by Niedermeyer Risk Management.  Contact us at 503-223-8757 for specific information on the savings your firm could access through our highly competitive insurance program.

Firm Marketing

Our online Profile Directory allows the general public to quickly research and contact Portland AIA Member Firms.  It’s a great way to highlight your specializations and showcase projects and awards.

Web Design
Simple, clean, design for the web. On time & on budget!  Minimize is a web design and development studio specializing in websites for architects and designers. Colin at Minimize will work with you to create an effective WordPress based website that communicates your message and is easy for you to update whenever you like.  Minimize has been instrumental in providing AIA Portland expertise in creating new and vastly improved websites for AIA Portland and AIA Oregon.

Minimize is offering Member Firms a free initial consultation, 1 free month with a yearly backup/maintenance plan, and a 15% discount on your next website project!

AIA Portland Architecture Awards

Your firm membership qualifies your firm to submit for our annual Architecture Awards hosted every fall.  Submissions open late summer annually.  Contact AIA Portland for more information.

AIA Portland Homes Tour

Hosted during Design Week Portland every spring, this self-guided, city-wide tour showcases the latest trends and innovation in Northwest design. Eligibility to submit your home is exclusive to AIA Portland member firms. 7+ homes are selected to represent the creative and thoughtful design by Portland architects. This event attracts 600+ attendees annually.

Download firm membership application

Questions about firm membership? Contact Colleen Bastendorff at