Save the Date for Boston Design Week with studioMLA Architects

Please join studioMLA Architects at the First Annual Boston Design Week as we showcase and share our newest projects. All events are free.

Brookline Teen Center
Design Brunch and Panel Discussion at the recently completed center

Saturday, March 22, 2014, 11am-2pm
40 Aspinwall Avenue Brookline, MA
– Meet the Architects
– Panel Discussion
– Teen guided tours
– Brunch foods available for purchase

See one of the past year’s true adaptive reuse success stories and an example of intense collaboration between Architects and end-users which inspired places for art, music, bowling, and hanging out (and learning in the process). The design team was led by studioMLA Architects and a bunch of kids.
RSVP for Brookline Teen Center here
Project Team
Client:  Brookline Teen Center
Architect: studioMLA Architects
General Contractor: Kaplan Construction


Boston Nature Center: Explore an Urban Natural Playspace
The Nature Nook at the Boston Nature Center
Saturday, March 22, 2014, 11am-2pm
500 Walk Hill Street, Mattapan, MA
– Design with Nature activities for children and families
– Learn from nature ‘playworkers’
– Meet the landscape architect

Located within Boston Nature Center, a 67-acre Mass Audubon urban nature center, the Nature Nook provides unstructured play in a natural environment as a vehicle to connect people with nature.
RSVP for Boston Nature Center here
Project Team
Owner:  Boston Nature Center & Wildlife Sanctuary
Landscape Architect: studioMLA Architects


Learning Center at Bromley-Heath 
Exclusive pre-opening access to the cutting edge early learning center and social service hub
Saturday, March 29, 2014, 1pm-4pm
The intersection of Horan Way & Melvina Patton Way, Jamaica Plain, MA
– Meet the Architects
– Guided tours
– Panel discussion
– Q & A session

Culminating seven years of collaboration between Associated Early Care and the design team led by studioMLA Architects, the project creates a new center for Bromley-Heath, symbolizing new opportunities for children and families in the community.
RSVP for Learning Center at Bromley-Heath here
Project Team
Client: Associated Early Care and Education
Architect: studioMLA Architects
Owners Representative: San Miguel Project Management, LLC
General Contractor: CWC Builders, Inc.

The First Annual Boston Design Week, a 10-day citywide design festival, takes place March 20-30, 2014.  All events are open to the public, and most are free, but some with limited capacity require RSVPs, so claim your places early. Participating organizations, businesses, sponsors, and individual designers are offering 80+ design events, exhibitions, speakers, receptions, behind-the-scenes tours, and activities throughout the city of Boston and its neighborhoods and in numerous other cities and towns.  Don’t miss it!