Now accepting submissions for 2020 BSA Design Awards
Architecture quite literally shapes the world around us. Good design has the power not only to create beautiful or functional buildings, but to invigorate, inspire and transform communities. The BSA Design Awards celebrate these outstanding contributions to architecture and the profession.
Call for Applicants: AIA New England RAD
The BSA is seeking candidates to nominate to serve as AIA New England’s Regional Associate Director (RAD). The RAD represents associates members, by providing information and leadership to components. The RAD shall address local, regional, and national issues and assist in shaping new policies. Applications are for associate members and are due by August 12.
Installation update: The Floating Wetland has Launched
The BSA is proud to share that after years of development, the Floating Wetland has been deployed in the Charles River. The project explores an ecological intervention to reduce harmful algal blooms in the Charles, which threaten the river’s health and limit the feasibility of swimming.
Addressing racial injustice in architecture and the BSA
Two weeks ago, a renewed fire spread through this country and in Boston to solve the injustices of racism due to yet another series of unjust killings within the black community. We vowed to be anti-racist in support of Black Lives Matter. We now call upon the BSA community to address the systemic racism within the design profession and our organization.