The mission of the Architectural Foundation of San Francisco

is to enhance the awareness and appreciation of

 architecture and the design process in the local community.”

Notes from AFSF regarding CoVID-19 coronavirus situation:

We understand the uncertainty many families face about their summer plans and assure you that AFSF is continuing to offer our engaging summer programs.  We are excited to support high school students’ success and look forward to welcoming everyone online in June and July.

We are carefully monitoring the ongoing CoVID-19 coronavirus situation and will continue to post updates and changes here.  Please reach out to Fred Werner at with any questions or concerns.

The submission deadline for the
High School Design Competition

 is Friday May 29, 6:00pm.

Submission and judging will be entirely online.  Submit entries here.

Download the updated 2020 HSDC packet 

2020 AFSF

Summer Design Institute

will occur ON-LINE

and the July session has been


The July session will be: July 6-24

click here for the latest, and to register.