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  • Indianapolis Museum Acquires Miller House

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  • AIA Announces Upjohn Initiative Recipients

    Four applied-research projects have been awarded a grant by the AIA Upjohn Research Initiative, which provides base funds for research that advances professional architectural knowledge and practice.

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    The Getty Research Institute has created a department of architecture and design.

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