Boston Society for Architecture to Host the BSA Awards Gala on Jan 23

BSA Awards Gala (File photo)

BOSTON—The Boston Society for Architecture (BSA) will host its annual Awards Gala on Thursday, January 23, 2020, with an awards ceremony at the Federal Reserve Bank of Boston, followed by a reception at BSA Space.

The Awards Gala will celebrate the winners of the following 2019 BSA Design Awards:

Accessible Design, a program of the Massachusetts Architectural Access Board; Education Facilities Design; Housing Design, in partnership with AIA New York; Small Firms Design; Unbuilt Architecture and Design; Honor Awards for Design Excellence, juried by AIA Los Angeles; the Harleston Parker Medal; and the People’s Choice Award, selected from the Harleston Parker Medal finalists.

The sole criterion is design excellence.

The BSA will also recognize the recipients of annual BSA honors: YouthBuild Boston, recipient of the BSA Commonwealth Award; Robert Benson, recipient of BSA Honorary Membership; and Kyu Sung Woo FAIA, recipient of the BSA Award of Honor.

The BSA Gala sponsors are:

Gold Sponsor: Cityscapes

Silver Sponsors: Existing Conditions Surveys; Kessler, McGuinness & Associates; and The Sherwin-Williams Company

Bronze Sponsors: ADD Group; Copley Wolff Design Group; DiCicco, Gulman & Company; Dimeo Construction Company; Hanover Architectural Products; and Microsol Resources

Supporters: Acentech; Guardian Glass; North Light IT

Each year the BSA sponsors award programs to honor design excellence in Massachusetts, throughout New England, and elsewhere. All winners are announced at the annual BSA Awards Gala. The call for entries to the 2020 programs will be released in February.  For a full list of awards and their schedules, visit