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Now On Exhibition at the BAC:

Annual Rings

McCormick Gallery

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....more


Lobby, 951 Boylston Street

Architecture + Mathematics showcases four precedent studies and offers "mathematical recipes" for each. These include Shigeru Ban and Frei Otto's Japan Pavilion, a tunnel-arch-shaped, paper-tubing structure in Hanover, Germany (2000), UNStudio's Mercedes Benz Museum...more

About McCormick Gallery

McCormick Gallery exhibits a variety of design work that speaks to wider themes of sustainability, historic preservation and new technologies, and to BAC values of social responsibility, accessibility and diversity. Prominently located on the corner of Newbury and Hereford streets, in the BAC's main building, the gallery engages thousands of shoppers, students, and tourists that pass by its windows and the bustling college within. All come together in this space for public opening receptions and exhibition related lectures.


Past Exhibitions

Engaged Body
August 20–November 10, 2015

Obento and Built Space: Japanese Boxed Lunch and Architecture
February 7–April 20, 2015

Design for Resilience: Learning from Rebuild by Design
December 10, 2014–February 6, 2015

Convergence 125: BAC Alumni Exhibition
October 11–November 24, 2014

Material Matters: Digital Provocations
April 21–May 8, 2014

Twelve Years Designing Together
February 18–March 31, 2014

Kiley Exhibition
November 1–December 31, 2013 

Dudley Square | A Community's Catalyst
August 26–October 25, 2013

Summer Academy 40th Anniversary Celebration Exhibition
July 26–August 18, 2013 

Spring 2013 Hideo Sasaki Distinguished Visiting Critic Exhibition
Blu Homes Manufactured Mutation: Models, Products, and Projects
April 10–April 28, 2013

The Swiss Touch in Landscape Architecture
January 1–February 5, 2013 

Sustain This!
March 8–March 20, 2012 

Mayor Menino's E+ Green Building Demonstration Program
August 27–September 25, 2011

McCormick Gallery Information

320 Newbury Street
Boston, MA 02115

8 am–10:30 pm
8 am–8 pm

All exhibitions are free and open to the public