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July 27, 2018

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

The beloved Architecture in Education programs returns to Ph

De Veyra, head shot

Erike De Veyra, Assoc. AIA, new Community Outreach and Program Manager.

April 2, 2018

Philadelphia, PA, April 2, 2018 – The Center for Architecture and Design (Center) is pleased to welcome Erike De Veyra, Assoc. AIA, as the new Community Outreach and Program Manager.

March 8, 2018

2018 Edmund N. Bacon Memorial Awardee Enrique Peñalosa receiving the 2018 Edmund N. Bacon Award from Center Chair, Rich Davies
[all photos by Chris Kendig for the Center for Architecture and Design]

March 8, 2018

Smart Weave, the $5,000 First Place winning entry in the 2018 Better Philadelphia Challenge

Author: David Bender

September 21, 2017

On Friday, September 15th, Philadelphia celebrated its 10th anniversary of PARK(ing) Day, a city-wide celebration of public spaces and tactical urbanism.

November 22, 2016

This Tuesday, November 29th is #GivingTuesday, a global day of non-profit fundraising to counter the commercialism of the holiday se

Image courtesy of Mark Likosky, The Philadelphia Egotist

October 19, 2016

Volunteer opportunities are plentiful at the Center for Architecture and Design this year. We have creative opportunities that range from helping to set up exhibitions to teaching children's design workshops. See below for a full list of opportunities. 

February 11, 2016

Executive Director of The Healthy Rowhouse Project Brings Community Development, Financial, and Ice Hockey Expertise to the Job