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AFSF Golf Tournament – 9/9/19

Posted on July 9, 2019 by AFSF

Join us for the Architectural Foundation of SF’s 18th Anniversary Golf Tournament, Sept. 9, 2019 at the spectacular Presidio Golf Course. Support AFSF’s unique educational programming while enjoying a great day of gold with professionals and clients from the design and construction worlds. Includes dinner with an auction and awards. More info here: http://www.afsf.org/event/afsf-18th-anniversary-golf-tournament-sept-9-2019/

Please use our 2019 Golf Flyer to register your foursome(s).

Our Sponsorship Opportunities Form includes options for your company, including Tournament Title Sponsor, food (meals, carts, drinks), on-course games, Tee Signs, Goody Bag items and donating Auction items.

Registration extended for the July Summer Design Institute!

Posted on June 21, 2019 by AFSF

The June session of the AFSF Summer Design Institute is full and has already begun. However, there are still spaces available in the July 8 – 26 session. More info here.

Sign up here

QuestionS? Email: sustainablefred@gmail.com

See you next month!

20th Annual Awards Breakfast: May 16.

Posted on March 23, 2019 by AFSF

The Architectural Foundation of San Francisco’s Twentieth Annual Awards Breakfast will be Thurs., May 16, 2019

The City Club, 155 Sansome St.

7:30 – 9:30 am

Click here to order tickets. 

Click here for more information. 

High School Design Competition 2019!

Posted on January 22, 2019 by AFSF

AFSF presents the 50th Annual High School Design Competition for students throughout the Bay Area!

This year, students are challenged to design the new Tenderloin YMCA at UC-Hastings as key part of plans to integrate the campus into the community.  Details here:  http://www.afsf.org/programs/the-annual-architectural-design-competition-for-high-school-students/
Dates:
Entries must be submitted Sat., April 27 between 10:00am and 12:00 noon.
Awards ceremony, Sun, April 28, 4:00 – 5:00 pm.
Location: TBD (stay tuned!)
Prizes:
3 categories: Best Design (single), Best Group entry, and Best Digital entry.
First place winner in the overall superiority category also receives a 4-week summer pre-college scholarship at the California College of the Arts.
More info, contact: Ryan Lee, 415-277-3041, Ryan.Lee@woodsbagot.com

Posted on July 27, 2018 by AFSF

One of our current interns was so impacted by his AFSF experience last year, he signed up to for another summer with us.  Read Anthony Martinez’s reflections on the latest sf.citi blog:

https://sfciti.org/news/building-new-experiences-and-uncovering-careers-through-future-grads/

AFSF is a proud sponsor and host of Future Grads interns, in partnership with the SF Police Dept and sf.citi.  

2018 Kirby Award Winner:

Posted on June 8, 2018 by AFSF

The Architectural Foundation is proud to award the 2018 Kirby Ward Fitzpatrick Prize to Fletcher Studio for their impressive redesign of South Park, San Francisco’s oldest public open space. The Kirby prize is awarded annually by AFSF in recognition of the best new building by a small firm.  Congratulations to David Fletcher and the rest of the Fletcher studio team!

49th high school design competition – 2018!

Posted on January 22, 2018 by AFSF

The Architectural Foundation of San Francisco proudly invites all interested high school students in the Bay Area to enter

the 49th Annual
HIGH SCHOOL DESIGN COMPETITION

April 21 – 22, 2018

This year you are challenged to design a Community Campus Center to be integrated as part of a new mixed-use development at the Potrero Power Plant on San Francisco’s eastern shoreline.  Create a physical model and / or a digital model to win a prize in one or more of 3 categories: 1) Best Design (single entrant), 2) Best Group entry and 3) Best Digital entry.

More info and the complete competition packet are available here:

The Annual Architectural Design Competition for High School Students

Summer Design 2018 – Sign up Now!

Posted on December 7, 2017 by AFSF

The Architectural Foundation of San Francisco (AFSF) is thrilled to announce our 2018 Summer Design Institute!

Sign up here:   https://goo.gl/forms/tzL6klMOdc9FFcDm1

Open to any high school student, you can choose between two 3-week sessions: June 11-29 or July 9-27.   Both run Mon. – Fri., 9am – noon, and tuition for either session is $2,000 which includes all materials and supplies. For more info, see: 

We look forward to your participation! 

Thank you for making the 2017 Beaux Arts Ball fabulous!

Posted on October 30, 2017 by AFSF

The Architectural Foundation of San Francisco thanks all of the professionals and fans of the architecture, engineering and construction worlds who came out in style for our 3rd annual Beaux Arts Ball Redux.  More than a few impressive costumes made the evening of music, food, games and prizes sparkle even more brightly.  Special thanks to our organizing committee for making it all come together in such stunning fashion!

Thank you for showing up and for supporting our educational programs.  See you all next year!

 

Spaces still available for the Summer Design Institute

Posted on June 26, 2017 by AFSF

There’s still time to apply for the July session of our annual Summer Design Institute!  Join other high school students from around the Bay Area to learn multiple professional 3D design tools, meet with architects and engineers, apply sustainable design technologies, view some of the most exciting new architecture in San Francisco, and collaborate on original designs to meet a current urban design challenge posed by a representative from a multi-billion dollar development firm.

 

AFSF Summer Design Institute
July 10-28

(no program July 13-14)

Mon-Fri, 9am-noon
Chronicle Building: 901 Mission St.
San Francisco, CA 94103


 

For more information, see:  http://www.afsf.org/programs/build-san-francisco-summer-design-institute/

 

To apply go to: https://goo.gl/forms/hNsfoAGe9Dcp1g1w1

 

With questions, contact: sustainablefred@gmail.com