The BSA believes in developing spaces that are not only beautiful, but are safe, healthy, and address the welfare of all. We provide platforms and opportunities to continually define, redefine, and employ the principles of architectural excellence.
Mar 10, 2022 – Aug 31, 2023
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.
Presenters at Intersections symposium talk participatory design
Climate change continues to threaten communities worldwide. Issues of racial and economic equity are causing many to re-evaluate practices that have been customary for centuries. And Boston has its first elected female mayor of color. At this crucial moment, the BSA is hosting "Intersections: Equity, Environment + The City" in conjunction with BSA Women in Design and BosNOMA.
World Architecture Day 2021
Happy World Architecture Day! The theme of this year's holiday, clean environment for a healthy world, provides an opportunity for everyone to reflect on the importance of keeping sustainability at the forefront of architecture and design. October is World Architecture Month and we're gearing up to celebrate for the whole month. Discover ways you can participate, whether it's by engaging with us on social media, delving into our treasure trove of past exhibitions and content, or learning about upcoming events and programs.
Presenters for Wagdy Anis Symposium Talk Building Science
The time is fast approaching for the BSA's second annual Wagdy Anis Symposium on Building Science. Ahead of the event, the BSA asked speakers to share their thoughts on the future of building science, their memories of Anis, and what they're most anticipating about the two-day symposium.
Related BSA Knowledge Communities
- Access Committee
- AIA Massachusetts Government Affairs Committee
- Building Enclosure Council
- Committee on the Environment (COTE)
- Cultural Facilities Network
- Emerging Professionals Network (EPNet)
- Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion (EDI) Network
- Firm Principals Roundtable
- Intersections: Mobility, Equity, and the Built Environment
- Open Architecture Collaborative Boston
- Passive House Massachusetts
- Placemaking Network
- Urban Design Committee
- Women in Design (WiD)
- Women Principals Group