RETROSPECT 2019: 19th Annual Graphic Competition
Call for Entries

It’s time for the 19th Annual Graphic Competition!  The winning poster will be used in RETROSPECT marketing and event promotion opportunities, as well as being the lead-in graphic at the exhibition. Entries are due to AIA Dallas by 12 p.m. on Wednesday, March 13th. 


The graphic should embrace this year’s theme, “Influence,” and inspire our community to see its surroundings differently and imagine new possibilities for architecture as a solution. It may be an abstract or literal expression of the theme; 24" wide and 24" tall.

Please refer to the resource document here for competition details and guidelines. Download the AIA Dallas logo here for inclusion in the graphic. Please note the color can be changed to a solid color (i.e. all white or all black).


Awards will be given for the top three graphics chosen by the 2019 Graphic Competition Jury. The jury will consist of:  the AIA Dallas President, the AIA Dallas Board of Directors, and RETROSPECT committee members.

First Place: $200
Second Place: $125
Third Place: $50 

Registration cost:

Members: $10 per entry
Non-Members: $20 per entry

Designers and architects are encouraged to enter as many times as they wish.

Image: 2018 RETROSPECT graphic by Tess Haverstick, Assoc. AIA, of Hoefer Wysocki


Competition Guidelines [PDF 199.13 KB]