2023 Mass Timber Accelerator Awardees Announced
To help meet the City of Boston’s ambitious goal of getting to carbon neutral by 2050, the Boston Planning and Development Agency (BPDA) and the Boston Society for Architecture (BSA) recently announced the second round of awardees in the Boston Mass Timber Accelerator program. Three development projects in Boston were selected to receive funding and technical assistance to explore the feasibility and embodied carbon potential of using mass timber construction.
Highlights from the Gingerbread Design Competition & Exhibition
This year's theme, Climate-Ginger Ready Boston, is a nod to the City's Climate Ready Boston initiative and has encouraged bakers to think about creating climate-resilient gingerbread designs that speak to the unique challenges that Boston faces. The theme this year aligns with the BSA's mission to address issues of equity and sustainability in the built environment.
BSA gears up to host annual meeting with keynote speaker Emily Grandstaff-Rice FAIA
How can Boston be a national leader in climate adaptation and equity? How do the BSA’s priorities sync with those of the AIA? What’s in store for the BSA in 2023? A discussion of these topics and others will take place at the 2022 BSA Annual Meetin