Friends of Architecture Santa Fe is incorporated under the laws of the State of New Mexico as a nonprofit organization. 

Friends is exempt from Federal income tax under section 501 (c) (3) of the Internal Revenue Code, and is classifed as a public charity.  All contributions are deductible under section 170 of the Code.

Tom Spray is the Executive Director.


The mission of Friends of Architecture Santa Fe is to enhance and foster awareness, knowledge and appreciation of architecture and the built environment

By promoting and supporting a diverse array of programs and activities, Friends provides learning opportunities for both the public and local design professionals.

Friends explores the design ideas and influences that impact the quality of our lives, using lectures, local and travel tours, films, publications and web material, exhibits, workshops and community events.

Friends of Architecture Santa Fe was founded by members of the Santa Fe Chapter of the

American Institute of Architects


Board of Directors

David Rasch, President

James Satzinger AIA, Treasurer/Secretary

Allan Baer, AIA

Cynthia Canyon, Trend Magazine

Founder and Publisher

John Padilla, AIA

Rad Acton, AIA

Craig Hoopes, AIA

James Satzinger, AIA

John Barton, AIA

Anna van Schyak, AIA


RESILIENCE: adaptive landscape strategies

Thursday May 26, 2016


5pm to 6 pm

444 Galisteo Street


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friends of architecture santa fe

444 Galisteo Street Santa Fe  NM 87501  architecturesantafe@gmail.com  (505) 428-9056