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OFA provides a comprehensive schedule of programming that connects people of various backgrounds & interests to the exciting world of architecture & design.  Programs are available for personal enrichment and/or professional growth.  Programming areas focus on design, new construction, historic preservation, environmental sustainability, design for improved health, community culture & identity, and featured works of member architects and firms.

Upcoming Events

  • Inside Voices | Black Thoughts S3 Ep3: "Redlining & Gentrification" Part II
    Aug 06, 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM EDT
    Zoom
    From Gentrification to Community Revitalization: Let’s put a red-line through Gentrification and replace it with Community Revitalization; in this episode we will start our discussion by Realizing what it is and Recognizing the signs that point to the Gentrification. Part II of this discussion.
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  • Artist Application: OFA Art Show
    Mon, Aug 30
    Orlando Museum of Art
    Aug 30, 12:00 AM – Aug 31, 11:59 AM
    Orlando Museum of Art, 2416 N Mills Ave, Orlando, FL 32803, USA
    The OFA Art Show is a professionally juried event takes place at the Orlando Museum of Art (OMA) on September 29th and 30th. There are 1st, 2nd, and 3rd places with the opportunity to be selected for the Nov. 4th First Thursday event at OMA. Deadline to apply is August 30, 2021.
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  • 3rd Annual OFA Art Show & Evening Reception Tickets
    Sep 29, 12:00 PM – Sep 30, 7:00 PM
    Orlando Museum of Art, 2416 N Mills Ave, Orlando, FL 32803, USA
    A Fundraising Event: Join us at The Orlando Museum of Art for an incredible art show featuring local artists and architects.
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  • OFA Scholarship Awards
    Thu, Jul 29
    Online Event
    Jul 29, 6:00 PM – 7:00 PM
    Online Event
    A virtual presentation of the 2021 OFA Scholarship Awards.
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  • Urban Planning & Design Workshop
    Sat, Jul 24
    Orlando Science Center
    Jul 24, 11:00 AM – 4:00 PM EDT
    Orlando Science Center, 777 E Princeton St, Orlando, FL 32803, USA
    BAM Orlando presents an Urban Planning & Design workshop for ALL AGES at the Orlando Science Center.
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  • Winter Park Historic Districts Walking Tour
    Sat, Jun 26
    Outdoor Pavilion by WP History Museum
    Jun 26, 10:00 AM – 11:30 AM
    Outdoor Pavilion by WP History Museum, 200 W. New England Ave., Winter Park, FL 32789
    Join us for a fun, interactive walking exploration of Winter Park's Downtown historic district, highlighting stories and architectural landmarks downtown.
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  • Inside Voices | Black Thoughts S3 Ep2: "Redlining & Gentrification"
    Jun 25, 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM EDT
    Zoom
    From Gentrification to Community Revitalization: Let’s put a red-line through Gentrification and replace it with Community Revitalization; in this episode we will start our discussion by Realizing what it is and Recognizing the signs that point to the Gentrification.
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  • Deland Historic Districts Walking Tours
    Sat, May 22
    Courtyard by Marriott Deland Historic
    May 22, 10:00 AM – 11:30 AM
    Courtyard by Marriott Deland Historic , 308 N Woodland Blvd, DeLand, FL 32720, USA
    Join us for City of Deland Historic Districts Walking Tours! Two tours available: One tour focuses on Downtown Deland and the other is focused on Stetson/Residential neighborhoods.
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  • AIA Orlando Allied Coffee Time "Meet the Board" featuring OFA
    May 12, 8:15 AM – 9:00 AM
    Zoom
    Meet the 2021 OFA Board of Trustees and learn about The Orlando Foundation for Architecture. At this event you can learn what OFA is all about and meet the leaders involved in this great organization!
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  • Inside Voices | Black Thoughts S3 Ep1: "From the Bench to the Board"
    Apr 16, 7:00 PM – 8:30 PM EDT
    Zoom
    We will be discussing the importance of being in positions of leadership to affect/enact real change within the black community as it pertains to housing/quality of life.
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  • Creative Village UCF Downtown Phase II - Student Presentation
    Mar 11, 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM
    Zoom
    An Academic Exploration featuring the Orlando Center for Architecture and Design
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  • Inside Voices | Black Thoughts S2 Ep3
    Feb 26, 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM EST
    Online Event
    In this forum we will be highlighting and celebrating black - owned firms and their principals.
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  • BAM Volunteer Information Session
    Tue, Jan 26
    Online Event
    Jan 26, 5:30 PM – 6:30 PM EST
    Online Event
    BAM Orlando will be participating in a series of virtual student workshops with the Joe R. Lee Branch of the Boys & Girls Club in Eatonville. If you are interested in participating or want to know more before getting involved, we will go over the program in detail and discuss ways to volunteer.
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  • Inside Voices | Black Thoughts "500 And Beyond" S2 Ep2
    Jan 22, 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM EST
    Online Event
    Join us as we take a walk through the history of Black Women in architecture, followed by meaningful discourse with our great panelists!
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  • Inside Voices | Black Thoughts "Down for the Count" S2 Ep1
    Dec 18, 2020, 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM EST
    Online Event
    Central and South Florida is known as a melting pot of people from diverse ethnic and cultural backgrounds. Yet, identity is still an issue we tend to shy away from in our everyday conversations.
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  • OFA Art Show & Auction
    Tue, Nov 03
    Orlando Museum of Art
    Nov 03, 2020, 10:00 AM – Nov 04, 2020, 4:00 PM
    Orlando Museum of Art, 2416 N Mills Ave, Orlando, FL 32803, USA
    The OFA 2nd Annual Art Show, A Fundraising Event: Join us at The Orlando Museum of Art for an incredible art show featuring local artists and architects. Our tickets are sold out, however you may buy tickets on the Orlando Museum of Art website: https://omart.org/visit/tickets/.
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  • Inside Voices | Black Thoughts "The Black Collegiate Experience" Ep3
    Oct 30, 2020, 7:00 PM – 8:30 PM EDT
    Online Event
    How do we initiate a culture in architecture studios that allows students to share experiences, raise awareness, and promote understanding in their college experience?
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  • Inside Voices | Black Thoughts "Stronger Together"
    Sep 18, 2020, 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM EDT
    Online Event
    This episode we will discuss the necessity of support amongst people of color in the Architectural community. As we navigate through this topic we will explore where support is needed, what types of support are needed, and how we make support accessible.
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