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Stories: Inspiring vision

Engaging communities + Inspiring vision
by BSA staff / April 12, 2019
Now in its 27th year, KidsBuild! was held at BSA Space on Saturday, April 6 and Sunday, April 7, 2019. Guided by volunteer design professionals, over 600 children and adults chose a construction site from a fictional city grid, designed and built a building, and were awarded...
Engaging communities + Inspiring vision + Provoking change
by BSA staff / January 18, 2019
Every December, hundreds of guests flock to BSA Space to view the confectionary creations of architecture and design firms. Now in its seventh year, the Gingerbread Design Competition is a fun and tasty way to highlight the delicious talents of Boston firms, to challenge the designers to explore a...
Engaging communities + Inspiring vision + Provoking change
by BSA staff / December 28, 2018
On December 14, 2018, 250 architects, designers, and supporters of the BSA Foundation gathered for its annual Breakfast Fundraiser. This invitation only event is the Foundation’s largest annual fundraiser. This year’s event featured remarks from the Honorable Joseph Curtatone...
Inspiring vision
by Amy Ohman, Foundation Design Educator / December 7, 2018
In partnership with the Boston Public Library (BPL), the BSA Foundation launched a new program in October, “Notable Women in Design”.  The library’s theme for their Fall/Spring programming was ‘Notable Women’ and the BPL asked the Foundation to develop a...
Inspiring vision
by BSA staff / September 14, 2018
Rising ninth grade girls from the Apprentice Learning City Summer Internship program visited BSA Space in July as part of Summer STEAM, a new BSA Foundation initiative that served over 150 students with hands-on real world-problem solving. The students tackled the challenge of replacing the...
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...