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Stories: Engaging communities

Civic issues + Engaging communities
by BSA staff / November 16, 2018
In a provocative, wide-ranging discussion on November 14, a panel of architects and designers examined “the shifting landscape of public remembrance’’ at a forum considering a new memorial to Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. and Coretta Scott King proposed for the Boston Common. The...
Engaging communities
by BSA staff / October 26, 2018
On Friday, October 12, 2018, BSA Space was featured in the new Hall of the Future at HUBweek 2018! This 8,000 sq. foot showcase featured the most groundbreaking advances in art, science, and technology across multiple industries allowing visitors to experience the future, firsthand. As part of the...
Engaging communities
by BSA staff / August 24, 2018
What if a piece from BSA Space’s NatureStructure exhibition made its way to the Charles River Basin? On August 22, Galen Fulford of Biomatrix Water helped an enraptured audience envision what the Cambridge-side of the Charles River might look like if its hardscape sides were instead living...
Engaging communities
by BSA staff / July 26, 2018
The BSA Foundation put the fun in FUNdraising with a successful Architecture Trivia Night. On Thursday, July 26, over 70 people gathered at BSA Space to help raise funds for the BSA Foundation’s mission to build a better Boston. With a generous sponsorship from ACENTECH, the evening was...
Engaging communities + Inspiring vision
by BSA staff / July 12, 2018
Throughout the summer, the Highland Street Foundation hosts 10 free Thursday morning programs for Boston’s preschool students in Boston Common at the Tadpole playground. The ReadBoston Storymobile attends each week to bring a storyteller and distribute books to participants. Additional...
Engaging communities
by BSA staff / June 21, 2018
Each year, the BSA Foundation Grant program supports nonprofit organizations and neighborhood groups across Greater Boston that serve their communities through architecture and design activities. These grants (over one million dollars dispersed to date) have supported film and video productions,...