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  • Help Build the Award Winning ENfold Pavilion!

    We are looking for volunteers to help assemble ENfold a 500′ glowing ribbon in Frederick Law Olmsted’s Evan’s Way Park, directly across from the Isabella Steward Gardner Museum. The installation has already been recognized by the Boston Society of Architects, as it has been nominated to receive an 2013 Unbuilt Architecture Award. We need your [...]

  • ENfold Pavilion at Evans Way — Volunteers Needed!

    We are looking for volunteers to help build the ENfold installation in Evans Way Park, adjacent to the Gardner Museum. Construction will take place during the last two weeks of September — but we will be running a series of trial-builds at the park every Wednesday morning from 9-12 am beginning this Wednesday, August 29th. [...]

  • Connect the Pots

    Last month, at the Common Build Competition, Anthony DiMari and Mark Lewis created, “Connect the Pots”.  The Common Build Competition aims to inspire designers, artists, and architects to create projects that address the physical and social needs of a real client.  DiMari and Lewis’ design was made up of a series of garden pots arranged for [...]

  • LandWave! Boston’s latest urban art project

    Today is the opening and dedication of LandWave in the South End.  LandWave is a public piece of artwork that commutates the land that was once the Shawmut Peninsula.  During the 19th century, the peninsula and surrounding marsh land was filled in to form the city of Boston as we know it today. Split in [...]