The Custom Residential Architects Network (CRAN) Knowledge Community develops knowledge and information to benefit architects who are engaged in, or who are interested in  learning more about, custom residential practice. CRAN presents information and facilitates the exchange of knowledge and expertise to promote the professional development of its  members via discussion forums, national symposia and conventions, publications, and local activities.

Link to National CRAN resources:

Here’s What Architects See in Homes of the Future
Posted Jan 06, 2016 by AIA National
The Wall Street Journal examines the AIA’s Home Design Trends Survey as it enters its 10th year to uncover homes of the future.

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Upcoming Events

CRAN: Texas Voices Series @ 8526 Vidor Ave, San Antonio, TX 78216
Sep 3 @ 5:30 PM – 7:00 PM

A unique lecture series spotlighting leading Texas residential architects in candid conversations about their work and the practice of residential architecture.

13 FEB 2020, THURS – Mark Wellen, FAIA

03 September 2020, THURS – Dan Shipley, AIA 

TBD, THURS – Greg Ibanez, AIA tentative

CRAN Texas Voices is sponsored by

CRAN: 1st Annual CRAN Awards @ TBD
Jul 22 @ 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM

The new AIA San Antonio CRAN Awards is a juried annual awards program to celebrate and recognize outstanding projects by residential architects working in San Antonio. In addition to bestowing honor on deserving work that this community champions, the awards program also provides an opportunity to exchange ideas and to see one’s own work in relation to others.

2020 Sponsors

Committee Chairs

Craig McMahon, AIA

Craig McMahon, AIA

Co Chair