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Michael Sadler

BAC Student Named 2015 University Olmsted Scholar

Michael Sadler recognized at LAF Annual Benefit More »

BAC Student Named 2015 University Olmsted Scholar

The Boston Architectural College is pleased to announce that Michael Sadler, a student in the College's Master of Landscape Architecture program, was named a 2015 University Olmsted Scholar in the Landscape Architecture Foundation's (LAF) Olmsted Scholars Program, the premier national award program for landscape architecture students...more.

Alive On Earth

Now available to watch online

Student Lecture Series: Alive, On Earth More »

Now available to watch online

Drew Seskunas is co-founder of the experimental design studio, The Principals, located in Brooklyn, NY. Prior to forming The Principals, Seskunas headed the Berlin architecture office of the Belgian artist Arne Quinze, most notably completing the 300,000 mixed-use project Bikini Berlin. Exploring the boundaries of architecture, industrial design and fabrication, The Principals mine overlooked areas to produce the unexpected.

Annual Rings: A New Generation of Wood Architecture in Finland

Annual Rings

A New Generation of Wood Architecture in Finland More »

Annual Rings

Pine, spruce, larch. These tree species cover the majority of Finland. This abundance of wood formed a material and spatial culture that connects to the sky perceived through upright trees. Against this bounty, Finnish architecture expressively incorporates itself as a zone between often-frozen ground and sky.

Finland prides itself on its long-established woodworking traditions and widespread appreciation for quality craftsmanship and design. The past twenty years have seen particularly remarkable development in Finnish wood construction...more.


BAC Student Named 2015 University Olmsted Scholar

Michael Sadler, Master of Landscape Architecture, recognized at Landscape Architecture Foundation’s Annual Benefit in Chicago  More »


BAC Gateway Project Addresses Design Challenges of Local School

Team of students improve accessibility of Roxbury’s Higginson K-2 School  More »


BAC Bachelor of Architecture Students Serve as Leaders During Canstruction 2015

Robert Henry and Michael Gross participate in design competition to fight hunger   More »


BAC Alumnus’ Design/Build Project Featured in Maine Home + Design

Christopher Grotton, M.Arch ’11, receives praise for his work in hometown of Camden, Maine.  More »


Boston Architectural College Celebrates Presidential Investiture

Community gathers to formally invest Glen S. LeRoy as seventh president  More »


BAC Launches New Interior Architecture Program

Master of Science in Interior Architecture introduced for Fall 2015  More »

Practice Magazine Fall 2015

Practice Magazine

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Practice Magazine

We are excited to bring you the next generation of Practice. It is an exciting time here as the BAC launches into its next chapter. Whether you are an alumnus, student, staff or faculty member, firm, donor, or friend, we hope you will use Practice as a resource to stay connected with the College.

This re-envisioned publication strives to highlight and celebrate the distinct energy of the BAC community. The voices of our community are what make the BAC a special place to study design. We invite you to participate in future issues by contacting us with news at communications@the-bac.edu.

Read Practice Fall 2015

Discover your passion at the BAC.

We're accepting new students for Spring 2016 now. More »

Discover your passion at the BAC.

The Boston Architectural College (BAC) is an independent spatial design college offering professional and accredited graduate and undergraduate degrees in architecture, interior architecture, landscape architecture, and design studies. The core of the BAC experience is a unique learning model where design education happens in the classroom and in the professional workplace simultaneously. Students work in some 300 design firms while attending their classes and studios onsite or online, earning credit and gaining experience in both settings.

Founded in 1889 as a club for practicing architects, the BAC has remained closely tied to Boston's professional design community throughout its history. Students are taught, mentored, and advised by over 400 practicing professionals, strengthening the connection between workplace experience and classroom learning. BAC graduates are accomplished designers with impressive resumes, portfolios, and professional networks.

ABX 2015 Boston Architectural College Reception

The BAC at ABX

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The BAC at ABX

Friends and alumni of the Boston Architectural College came together at the BAC's alumni reception at this year's ArchitectureBoston Expo (ABX), held at the Boston Convention and Exhibition Center on November 18, 2015. ABX is one of the largest events for the design and construction industry in the country, and the largest regional conference and tradeshow.

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08/01/2015 - 01/01/2016

Student Life Calendar

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