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Stories: Inspiring vision

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...
Engaging communities + Inspiring vision
by BSA staff / March 17, 2017
A ‘City’ was created by adults in celebration of KidsBuild!’s 25th anniversary. At an evening filled with conviviality, refreshments, and hands-on design, adults channeled their inner child as they imagined Boston in the next 25 years. Projects include an automatic fishing wharf,...
Engaging communities + Inspiring vision
by BSA staff / March 10, 2017
The people’s and the professionals’ consensus that community-building is beautiful Every year since 1923 (with a few exceptions), the Boston Society of Architects/AIA (BSA) has convened a jury of some of the area’s most thoughtful professionals to consider new buildings in the...
Inspiring vision
by BSA staff / February 10, 2017
Friends and colleagues exercise their imaginations—and design thinking—while working and playing together at BSA Space’s Happy Hour Design Studios. Every few months, BSA Space hosts Happy Hour Design Studio: LEGO® Challenge, a chance for grown-ups to dig into bins of the toy...