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Philadelphia, PA
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Transforming the Tunnel: The City Branch | 2017 Better Philadelphia Challenge

Philadelphia, PA
Registration is FREE and open to all. Registration does NOT obligate you to participate – the process simply ensures that you receive all competition-related materials as they are made public, including helpful resources a... read more

Design Competition: 21st Century Rowhome

Philadelphia, PA
The 21st Century Rowhouse competition challenges individuals or teams of architects, designers, builders, or students to design the 21st century rowhouse in a neighborhood of Philadelphia.This competition is open to studen... read more

DesignPhiladelphia 2016 Volunteer Orientation

Philadelphia, PA
Please mark your calendar for our upcoming volunteer orientation September 20th | 5:30-7:30pm at the Center for Architecture and Design, 1218 Arch Street, Philadelphia, PA 19107.

Abandoned America | Matthew Christopher

Philadelphia, PA
Throughout the ages, mankind has been fascinated by the ruins of previous societies. The desire to gain a greater understanding of our past has driven archaeologists, artists, and scholars from around the world to study th... read more

2016 DesignPhiladelphia Kickoff Party!

Philadelphia, PA
This year’s DesignPhiladelphia Kickoff Party is definitely one for the masses. This party is sure to be jam-packed with those in the design community know.

A Home for Max the Dog | Read + Build Family Workshop [for children 5-8yo]

Philadelphia, PA
Explore the world of architecture + design with your 5-8yo child at this fun family workshop! Featuring a reading of Look at the Building: A First Book of Structures (by Scott Ritchie, 2011), your child (with your assistan... read more

Animal House | Design + Construct Family Workshop [for children 9-12yo]

Philadelphia, PA
Explore the world of architecture + design with your 9-12yo child at this fun family workshop! Children will be challenged to design and construct (with your help) a mini home for an animal of their choosing – but they’ll ... read more

Art + Design Portfolio Review + College Fair

Philadelphia, PA
Are you a creative high school sophomore, junior, or senior? Find a home for yourself at one of the region’s leading architecture + design collegiate programs! If you are considering a career in architecture, design, or th... read more

FitCity2 PHL

Philadelphia, PA
FitCity2 PHL is a full-day symposium designed to explore design strategies in our workplaces, neighborhoods, and cities that improve health by promoting physical activity and healthy eating.

Architecture + Design Portfolio Review + Job Fair

Philadelphia, PA
Are you a college junior, senior, or design professional considering a new career in architecture, design, or the industrial arts? Find a home for yourself at one of the region’s leading architecture and design companies! ... read more
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Past Events

Center for Architecture and Design Launch Party

Center for Architecture and Design Launch Party

Philadelphia, PA
Join us for this exclusive Launch Party of the newly renovated Center for Architecture and Design. Please bring your printed postcard invitation for entry. This event is invite-only and includes admission for you and one guest.
Wednesday, June 1 2016 5:30 PM 9:00 PM

2016 Louis I. Kahn Memorial Award | Bjarke Ingels

2016 Louis I. Kahn Memorial Award | Bjarke Ingels

Philadelphia, PA
*Presented by the Center for Architecture and Design in partnership with AIA Philadelphia.Early Bird tickets available through Friday, April 8th 5:15-6:15 PM | VIP Reception (requires VIP ticket)6:30-8:00 PM | Talk + Q&A Join the Center / Architecture + Design for our 31st Louis I. Kahn Memoria...
Monday, May 9 2016 6:30 PM 8:00 PM

Building Philadelphia: Architecture, History, + Politics

Building Philadelphia: Architecture, History, + Politics

Philadelphia, PA
Are you curious how Philadelphia became the city it is today?Earn a certificate in Philadelphia’s architectural history in this engaging 10-part series. Renowned local architects, urban planners, archaeologists, and historians will explore the political, economic, and design trends that drove Phi...
Thu, Apr 7 2016 6:00 PM Thu, May 12 2016 8:00 PM

DesignPhiladelphia 2016 Coffee Social

DesignPhiladelphia 2016 Coffee Social

Philadelphia, PA
Join the local design community for a Coffee Social and DesignPhiladelphia 2016 information session at the newly renovated Center / Architecture + Design. This is a great opportunity to learn about important updates and deadlines for the upcoming festival, connect with other designers, and maybe ...
Tuesday, April 5 2016 8:30 AM 10:00 AM

Center / Architecture + Design Opening Party

Center / Architecture + Design Opening Party

Philadelphia, PA
Join us on March 30, 2016 at 5:30 p.m. for the opening of the newly remodeled event space at the Center / Architecture + Design. Free to attend! Enjoy light bites and drinks served by 12th St Catering and Jeffrey Miller CateringMusic by philly music labWhether you are planning an upcoming weddi...
Wednesday, March 30 2016 5:30 PM 8:00 PM

2016 Edmund N. Bacon Awards + Talk | Jan Gehl

2016 Edmund N. Bacon Awards + Talk | Jan Gehl

Philadelphia, PA
= SOLD OUT = Join us in honoring Jan Gehl, winner of the 2016 Edmund N. Bacon Prize for his career spent advocating for the design of active, healthy, inclusive places. Gehl is founding partner of Gehl Architects and has published several books on designing cities. On stage, Jan will join in con...
Thursday, February 25 2016 6:30 PM 8:30 PM

WALKING TOUR - "Emergence of a Modern Metropolis: Philadelphia"

WALKING TOUR - "Emergence of a Modern Metropolis: Philadelphia"

Philadelphia, PA
Tours depart from the Center at 2pm sharp and last for two hours. Experience the transformation of Philadelphia from an engine of industry to a 21st century capital of business and culture. This 2-hour tour explores Philadelphia's diverse range of architectural styles and building technologies f...
Sat, Mar 3 2012 2:00 PM Sat, Dec 12 2015 4:00 PM

Pearl Street Passage Wrap up Party

Pearl Street Passage Wrap up Party

Philadelphia, PA
Join us on December 4th at the Asian Art Initative for a wrap party and first timeviewing of the Pearl St Passage documentary.
Friday, December 4 2015 5:30 PM 7:30 PM

Cranes Over the Canyon: Chinatown + Chinatown North

Cranes Over the Canyon: Chinatown + Chinatown North

Philadelphia, PA
Explore Philadelphia’s iconic Chinatown, sample its tastiest treats, and learn about this growing community’s future as it expands northwards over the I-676 Vine Street Expressway. The people of Philadelphia’s Chinatown have long fought to preserve their community and culture. Their legacy is one...
Thu, Oct 8 2015 1:00 PM Sun, Oct 11 2015 3:00 PM

WALKING TOUR - Philadelphia Neon Signage: 1932 to Today

WALKING TOUR - Philadelphia Neon Signage: 1932 to Today

Philadelphia, PA
Neon signs have been a dramatic part of Philadelphia and America's landscape since the 1920's. This tour will highlight signs built from 1932 to the present, examining signs of various styles and functions. The tour guide, Len Davidson, is one of North America's leading experts on restoration and...
Sat, Apr 26 2014 3:00 PM Sat, Oct 10 2015 5:00 PM

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