What Makes Charm City Charming? Baltimore Urban Design Microfilm Competition 2017

The AIABaltimore Urban Design Committee has launched a competition for a micro-short film exploring Charm City. In a film of no more than two minutes, entrants are challenged to investigate the public spaces that make Baltimore unique and how those spaces shape us. Come explore what makes Baltimore charming! continue reading

2017 AIABaltimore Excellence in Design Awards Announced

Baltimore, MD (October 16, 2017) – The Baltimore Chapter of the American Institute of Architects (AIABaltimore) honored the best of Baltimore-based design at the 2017 AIABaltimore Excellence in Design Awards Celebration on Friday, October 13 at the University of Baltimore John and Frances Angelos Law Building. continue reading

Purposeful Architecture Selected to Lead Special Needs Design for Rock Creek School Replacement

Annapolis, MD (October 2, 2017)—Purposeful Architecture—a nationally  recognized Special Needs Design Architect Firm—is pleased to announce that it has been selected to lead special needs design efforts for the Rock Creek School Replacement in the Frederick County Public School (FCPS) system, and is teaming as a consultant with local architects Proffitt & Associates and Becker Morgan Group. continue reading

October 2017 President’s Letter – What’s the Big Deal?

The big deal is Baltimore Architecture Month is an opportunity to highlight architecture at a local level with a month-long series of events. It’s a month of conversations with each other and the public about the value of design and the significant role architecture plays in society. continue reading