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Stories: Provoking change

Engaging communities + Provoking change
by Julia McElhinney / April 14, 2017
The Emerald Necklace and Columbia Road Today On March 29, the BSA Foundation recently kicked-off its latest community education series entitled Fulfilling the Promise: Community Building and the Emerald Necklace. This four-part series aims to identify opportunities for community building...
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 + Provoking change
by BSA staff / February 17, 2017
On January 30, BSA Space hosted Designing Boston: Parochialism vs. Production, a panel discussion focusing on how Boston’s municipal, building industry, and community leaders can work together to build housing that meets the needs of a growing population. More than 100 designers,...
Inspiring vision + Provoking change
by BSA staff / January 27, 2017
To accompany One Room Mansion, the winter 2017 exhibition at BSA Space, several BSA committees have held programs exploring compact housing and its intersections with various aspects of architectural practice. As part of the Focus on Housing series, the BSA Access Committee hosted a panel...
Engaging communities + Inspiring vision + Provoking change
by BSA staff / December 23, 2016
As a follow-up to the Design for Equity curriculum held on day one of ABX 2016, a Design for Equity charrette was held the next day. This design charrette focused on the Fairmount corridor—an area of Boston that has historically been under-served by transit. This section of Dorchester,...
Engaging communities + Inspiring vision + Provoking change + Supporters
by BSA staff / December 13, 2016
Thank you to everyone who attended the BSA Foundation’s annual fundraising breakfast on Tuesday, December 6. Held once again at the Harleston Parker Medal-winning MIT Media Lab in Cambridge, nearly 300 attendees gathered to celebrate the power of design and its potential to elevate everyone...