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Stories: Inspiring vision

Inspiring vision
by BSA staff / September 29, 2017
The BSA’s Architecture/Design College Fair provides a one-of-kind experience for area young people. Each year, Architecture/Design College Fair offers students and their families a unique forum for investigating academic and career opportunities in design-related fields. Design education...
Grant recipients + Inspiring vision
by BSA staff / September 22, 2017
For over 30 years the BSA Foundation has awarded grants to support public education programs in Massachusetts related to the built environment. Hawthorne Youth and Community Center (HYCC), a 2016 grantee—received a grant to support “Grow It! Cook It! Share It!,...
Engaging communities + Inspiring vision + Provoking change
by Gerard Georges / September 8, 2017
“Hip-hop is modernism’s post-occupancy evaluation.”—Michael Ford, Hip Hop Architecture We recently invited the city of Boston to step outside traditional architecture channels and explore the built environment through a different lens—hip hop. As a long-time supporter...
Engaging communities + Inspiring vision
by BSA staff / August 11, 2017
On ten summer Thursdays, 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...
Inspiring vision + Provoking change
by BSA staff / July 21, 2017
On Thursday, July 13, 2017, 30 designers, developers, builders, and students joined the BSA Housing Committee for an informational session and charrette on the City of Boston’s Additional Dwelling Unit (ADU) pilot program. This program was presented in partnership with the Mayor’s...
Inspiring vision
by BSA staff / June 23, 2017
Gracing the north wall of the Storefront Gallery at BSA Space are a series of panels highlighting five of Boston’s diverse neighborhoods. These panels complement the scale model in the center of the space which was created as a planning tool by the Boston Redevelopment Authority (BRA) in 1970...