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New Art Exhibit at the Iowa Center for Architecture

Tuesday, April 19, 2016   (0 Comments)


Member Talent on Display at the Iowa Center for Architecture

Des Moines, IA (Aril 19, 2016) The American Institute of Architects, Iowa Chapter (AIA Iowa) is excited to announce a new art exhibition at the Iowa Center for Architecture- Michael Broshar | Watercolors.

Michael Broshar, AIA, is a member of AIA Iowa and a licensed architect at INVISION planning | architecture | interiors where he is a partner in the firm. Broshar is deeply engrained in the design community and provides elegant, yet simple, design solutions that are clearly focused on people. He is able to do this by way of his superior drawing and digital painting skills, often employed in visioning and design sessions. Broshar has also volunteered his leadership skills as Vice President of the American Institute of Architects and Director of the National Architectural Accrediting Board.

Broshar paints using watercolor on 140# cold pressed paper, and sometimes adds ink, gouache and gesso to create interest in mixed media paintings. Eighteen of his paintings are on display at the Iowa Center for Architecture through the end of May. You can get a sneak peak of his work at Paintings are available for sale.


Keep your eyes open for future displays by our talented member architects! Displays are open to the public at 400 Locust Street, Suite 100 and can be seen while visiting Cowles Commons. The public is also welcome to come in to the office during business hours- Monday-Friday, 8:30 am-5:00 pm.

Since 1857, the American Institute of Architects has represented the professional interests of America's architects. AIA Iowa, headquartered in Des Moines, is a statewide affiliate of the national AIA. AIA Iowa members express their commitment to excellence in design and are proactive in the design of livable communities. Members adhere to a code of ethics and professional conduct that assures the client, the public, and colleagues of an AIA member architect's dedication to the highest standards in professional practice. For more information, go to or call 515.244.7502.

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For interviews or pictures, please contact Jessica Reinert at AIA Iowa, (515) 244-7502, or e-mail her at

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