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The November 2020 issue includes:

– 2020 Drawing Awards

– Are Cities Over? Not So Fast!

– 2020 Allied Members of the Year and Volunteers of the Year

– “Pay for Play” Sites Remove Human Touch from Architecture

– Where Are My People? Hispanic & Latinx in Architecture

– COVID-19 is Upending Workplace Gender Equality: USGBC

– Equality & Diversity for All

And more…

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Douglas VanderHorn Architects, a Greenwich firm specializing in the finest traditional residential design, seeks to fill the following positions:

Junior Architect – Work with project managers and designers to produce presentations, construction drawings, and other documents, to firm standards.  Must demonstrate two years’ minimum experience in successfully and independently producing documents for residential projects, with minor supervision.

Project Manager – Responsible for all aspects of project documentation and implementation, from conceptual design through construction administration, including client interaction.  Must demonstrate three years’ minimum experience in successfully managing similar projects, with limited oversight.  Must be licensed or nearly-licensed.

Both positions are full-time and require documented knowledge of traditional residential design and wood frame construction, mastery of AutoCAD (Revit and Sketch-Up a plus), and strong presentation and communication skills.  Local candidates only.

Competitive salary and benefits including paid overtime, paid vacation/sick time, health insurance, and 401(k) plan.

Please e-mail your cover letter, resume, and work samples (10MB max.) to, with your desired position in the subject line.  No phone calls, please.

Antinozzi Associates is seeking professionally-educated individuals excited about the art/science of building design and construction.  We are expanding our diverse architectural design team, and the following full-time positions are available:

PROJECT MANAGER: Lead administrator and communications link between firm, Client, Consultant Team, Contractors, and Public Authorities for one or more projects/teams.

PROJECT ARCHITECT: Licensed architect (CT) leading the in-house design/production work for a specific project(s) communicating regularly with the project’s P-I-C, Project Manager, and Consultant Team.

ARCHITECTURAL DESIGNER: Licensure candidate assisting in the design, coordination, and production of a design project(s) under the direct supervision of the Project Manager and/or Project Architect.

Please send a resume and portfolio by e-mail to Michael Ayles, FAIA, at


Ames & Whitaker Architects seek a motivated, detail-oriented draftsperson with 3 to 5 years of experience. Candidates must have proficiency with Revit, Autocad, SketchUp, Adobe Suite, and Microsoft office. BIM 360  is a bonus.   Please submit a cover letter, resume, and work samples as a single pdf to

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