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Stories: Engaging communities

Engaging communities + Inspiring vision
by BSA staff / May 10, 2018
The BSA Space film series offers design lovers and film buffs alike a regular chance to learn about influential artists, architects and thinkers that have shaped the world. This month’s film, Citizen Jane: Battle for the City, was shown to a sold out audience. The film was shown on the eve of...
Engaging communities + Inspiring vision
by BSA staff / April 19, 2018
Now in its 26th year, KidsBuild! was held at BSA Space on Saturday, April 7 and Sunday, April 8, 2018. Guided by volunteer design professionals, over 750 children and adults chose a construction site from a fictional city grid, designed and built a building, and were awarded...
Engaging communities
by Haril Pandya FAIA, Principal at CBT Architects / March 30, 2018
“… what is… an amazing night of trivia??” YES! Fun was exactly what the BSA Foundation’s event was on March 8!  The BSA Foundation (Foundation) put the fun in FUNdraising that night with a wildly successful and first ever, Architecture Trivia Night! With...
Engaging communities + Inspiring vision
by BSA staff / January 25, 2018
Every December, hundreds of guests flock to BSA Space to view the confectionary creations of architecture, interior design, and urban planning firms. Now in its sixth year, the Gingerbread Design Competition is a fun and tasty way to highlight the delicious talents of Boston firms, to challenge the...
Engaging communities + Inspiring vision + Provoking change
by BSA staff / January 5, 2018
On December 12, 2017 nearly 200 architects, designers, and supporters of the BSA Foundation gathered for its annual Fundraising Breakfast. The Breakfast is the Foundation’s largest annual fundraiser. This year’s event featured remarks from Austin Blackmon, Chief of Environment, Energy...
Engaging communities + Provoking change
by BSA staff / December 15, 2017
Since 2016, the BSA Foundation has partnered with the City of Boston’s Housing Innovation Lab (iLab) to move the needle on affordable housing in the city of Boston. This partnership has taken many forms: a community workshop that informed a Housing Innovation Competition for city-owned...