Build SF: Architecting the Next Generation of Young Professionals

Build San Francisco Institute is featured the March 2007 issue of Edutopia magazine, a publication of The George Lucas Educational Foundation. The Build San Francisco model turns students into aspiring designers and architects.By Andrew Brosnan, Jenny Parma, curriculum by Build SF staffJanuary 19, 2009 The Build San Francisco Institute is an academic program created by the Architectural Foundation of San Francisco …

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Mentor a teen with AFSF!

You can significantly impact the next generation of designers and informed community members. The Architectural Foundation of SF connects design + build professionals with students in our high school programs for personalized mentoring arranged to fit your schedule. See our Guidelines / FAQ, and contact fred@afsf.org to sign up.

Congratulations to the High School Design Competition participants and award winners!

The Architectural Foundation of SF congratulates all 142 students from 13 schools across 4 countries and 5 states for their innovative and high-quality submissions in our 53rd annual High School Design Competition. Thank you as well to our jurors for their thoughtful reflections on the award-winning entries. Click here to see a list of all …

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Sun., May 22, 4:00pm, AFSF High School Design Competition

The Architectural Foundation of SF invites you this Sunday, May 22nd at 4:00pm (PDT) to our 53rd Annual High School Design Competition Awards Ceremony, via Zoom.  Students were challenged to design an Equitable Transit-Oriented Development (ETOD) to support expanded transportation and housing options on the east side of the city. Here is a link to this year’s design brief. Students from …

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High School Design Competition 22

Announcing the 2022 AFSF High School Design Competition! Individuals and teams are invited to submit their designs for a transit-oriented development on the east side of SF, to address our housing shortage, equity needs, and the climate crisis at the same time. Details here. Inquiries and to schedule a meeting for your class, contact ryan@afsf.org.

Summer Design 2022

High school students! Sign up for AFSF Summer Design 22 – an exciting, dynamic, 3-week online intensive in digital design! Work with students from around the world! Learn multiple 3D design apps. Individual 1:1 mentoring with a professional architect, engineer or other design professional. Register here More info here.

Design Professionals: Mentor a High Schooler this Winter/Spring!

Inspire the next generation of designers and informed citizens, just by spending 1 hour a week online with a teenager this Feb – Apr. Share your perspectives, career arc and feedback on work the student will be doing in our MYEEP internship program. Architects, Engineers, Construction Managers, Contractors, Interior Designers, Landscape Architects and all other …

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