Mar 06, 2021 – Sep 23, 2021
Now What?! Advocacy, Activism & Alliances in American Architecture since 1968
The civil rights, women’s, and LGBTQ movements impacted every facet of US society, including architecture and design. Now What?! links the design community to larger social and political movements of the late 20th century, placing design practice in the foreground and engaging viewers in critical conversations around history, progress, and the built environment.
AIA elevates 102 members to the College of Fellows
The 2021 Jury of Fellows from the American Institute of Architects (AIA) elevated 102 members—including 3 BSA members—to its prestigious College of Fellows, an honor awarded to members who have made significant contributions to the architecture profession.
Architects Voice Strong Support for Climate Bill & Opt-In Net Zero Stretch Code
The BSA strongly supports the Climate Bill. In partnership with AIA MA, a letter was recently sent to Governor Baker. As we wait for Governor Baker to respond we must also be ready to advocate for the Climate Bill and especially the net zero code provisions. If this goes back to the legislators or gets vetoed, AIA MA and its local chapters will be looking to membership to share their support by reaching out to their state legislators.
Moody Nolan: AIA Firm of the Year
In today's climate of racial reckoning, it's fitting for Moody Nolan, the nation's largest African American-owned architecture firm, to be honored with the 2021 Architecture Firm Award from the American Institute of Architects (AIA). The annual award is the highest honor the AIA bestows on an architecture practice. The award recognizes a firm that has consistently produced distinguished architecture for at least 10 years. This is the first time a Black-owned architecture firm has ever received the award in the AIA's 58 years of conducting the annual recognition.
Client Conversations spotlight clients with not only their projects, but their strategies for managing change through development and investment during these complex times. Conversations will provide insight into the capabilities and skills clients look for when selecting a design team.