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Stories: Inspiring vision

Inspiring vision
by BSA staff / June 23, 2017
Gracing the north wall of the Storefront Gallery at BSA Space are a series of panels highlighting five of Boston’s diverse neighborhoods. These panels complement the scale model in the center of the space which was created as a planning tool by the Boston Redevelopment Authority (BRA) in 1970...
Engaging communities + Inspiring vision
by BSA staff / June 16, 2017
Children design stage sets for their favorite stories while discovering new, creative ways to solve problems This past school year, BSA Foundation architects worked with Boston children on a project called All the World’s a Stage. In collaboration with the Boston Public Library’s...
Engaging communities + Inspiring vision
by BSA staff / May 26, 2017
Every year students from the Martin Luther King School in Boston participate in a mentoring program through MassHousing, known as STARR (Striving Toward Academic Recognition and Respect). MassHousing staff mentor third through fifth graders at MLK Elementary School, serving as volunteers in...
Engaging communities + Inspiring vision
by BSA staff / April 28, 2017
Over 30 Boston Design Week attendees were treated to a personal tour of Road to Revolution: A 30 Day Journey Across Cuba by curator, traveler, and photographer Abby Gordon. For 30 days in the summer of 2015 architectural designer Abby Gordon traversed the island of Cuba as Shepley Bulfinch’s...
Engaging communities + Inspiring vision
by BSA staff / April 20, 2017
KidsBuild! celebrated 25 years in April complete with a new logo, a ‘birthday card’ and a weekend filled with building. KidsBuild! is the largest annual Family Design Day event and provides children with a hands-on, interactive learning experience. The event was developed by the...
Inspiring vision + Provoking change
by BSA staff / April 6, 2017
To accompany One Room Mansion, the winter 2017 exhibition at BSA Space, several Boston Society of Architects/AIA (BSA) committees held programs exploring compact housing and its intersections with various aspects of architectural practice. As part of the Focus on Housing series, the BSA Emerging...