Celebrating 125 Years
The Boston Architectural College is pleased to welcome our Community to join us in celebrating the 125th anniversary of the College. Throughout the past 125 years, the BAC's commitment to preparing students for professional practice in diverse and rapidly changing design workplaces has made the College integral to the evolution of the design professions, and to the history and future of the City of Boston.
Launching the 125th Year
The BAC was pleased to launch the 125th year on Friday, October 18, with the Celebratory Opening of the Green Alley.
Throughout the past 125 years, the BAC has celebrated many special moments. Explore some of our most recent news & announcements.
125th Anniversary Events
October 18, 2013
Celebratory Green Alley Opening
Join us for a Celebratory Opening of the Green Alley, the centerpiece of the College's Urban Sustainability Initiative, and the kickoff of our 125th Anniversary year.
BAC Practice Firms Reception
This event will recognize and cultivate the BAC's practice firms for their ongoing partnership with the College to fully integrate practice and design education. This inaugural event will launch an annual practice firm award ceremony.
March 27, 2014
Our 7th Annual AD20/21: Art & Design of the 20th and 21st Centuries Gala preview benefit dinner and reception will be the culminating event for the first annual Boston Design Week, March 20-30, 2014.
Faculty and Emeriti Faculty
A celebratory event to reconnect and recognize the hundreds of adjunct faculty members who taught practice-based design education to generations of emerging designers at the BAC.
BAC Student Organizations, Atelier, and the BAC Alumni Association host this end of school year celebration. This student-led highly successful event unites the student design community at the BAC.
This event will be an opportunity to reconnect the alumni with the BAC by inviting them back to campus for a weekend event to engage in the BAC's cutting-edge practice-based design education and network with fellow designers who experienced this unique education.
125th Anniversary Party
The yearlong celebrations will culminate with a signature birthday event for the BAC celebrating our students, faculty, alumni, practice firms and the Boston community.
Read the full message from President Theodore C. Landsmark and Board Chair Marc W. Pelletier here.