Blog

designfeed
news + commentary on design

Center News

July 30, 2020
Over the past three years, the Center for Architecture and Design has shifted its programming priorities in order to expand our K-12 educational program offerings.  As part of our Strategic Plan, we asserted: We believe every student deserves access to desig
DesignPhilly Save the Date
May 7, 2020
Thank you to all who joined our call last week to hear about our “Plan B” for DesignPhiladelphia 2020.  In case you missed the call, here are the highlights:
 
Rebecca Johnson, Executive Director
May 1, 2020

Help us continue our programming this fall and keep our doors open and accessible to everyone.

Dear Friends,

March 10, 2020

It’s been a few months since we wrapped the 2019 DesignPhiladelphia Festival, and we are already well underway planning for this upcoming October festival.

Edmund N. Bacon Urban Design Awards

2020 Edmund N. Bacon Urban Design Awards

February 27, 2020

This year’s 

DesignPhilly KidsFest 2019
February 12, 2020

Have a passion for architecture, urban planning, and design? Join our crew of volunteers to inspire the next generation of thoughtful designers!
 

NEA Logo
February 7, 2020

The Center for Architecture and Design has been approved for an Art Works grant to support an exhibition celebrating the Women’s Suffrage Centennial.

Majora Carter Wins Edmund N. Bacon Urban Design Awards

Majora Carter - Winner of the 2020 Edmund N. Bacon Urban Design Award

January 30, 2020

MIS Capital Returns as Presenting Sponsor

Jennifer Keesmaat + the winning 2019 Better Philadelphia Challenge entry

L: Jennifer Keesmaat | R: section of the winning 2019 Better Philadelphia Challenge entry

January 3, 2019

By: Nate Hommel, co-chair Ed Bacon Memorial Committee

July 27, 2018

Seeking: Philadelphia-based K-12 teachers + volunteer architects and architecture students

The beloved Architecture in Education programs returns to Ph