Category: Features

New home for ABC

The Architectural Foundation of Cincinnati (AFC) and the American Institute of Architects (AIA) Cincinnati are pleased to announce that as of May 2014, the educational program Architecture by Children (ABC) will be managed by AFC. ABC is a classroom-based design education program that teams teachers with professional architects and designers to offer students K-12 an […]

Hollywood comes to the Hanna House

The AFC Great House 2012 venue , the Mary Hanna House, is being used as one of the locations of a movie in production here in Cincinnati. “Carol” stars Cate Blanchett and Rooney Mara and is set in 1950s New York. The screenplay was adapted from the novel “The Price of Salt” by Patricia Highsmith […]

New Exhibit: The Sculpture of Mark Schlachter

The AFC welcomes a new exhibit highlighting the work of local sculptor Mark Schlachter. The opening reception will be held at the AFC Gallery at 811 Race Street on Thursday, April 3 from 6-8PM. The exhibit will be on display in the gallery through May 29, 2014. Teacher, photographer, librarian, theatre designer, broadcaster, write and […]

2014 Apple Award honoree announced

Architectural Foundation of Cincinnati Honors 3CDC with Alice and Harris Weston Apple Award The Architectural Foundation of Cincinnati (AFC) will honor the Cincinnati Center City Development Corporation (3CDC) with the Alice and Harris Weston Apple Award for its leadership, advocacy and service to the community at its annual Apple Award Gala on June 5, 2014. […]

Tom Schiff Book Signing and Mini Exhibit

Join us for a special evening with local photographer Thomas R. Schiff as he introduces us to Columbus, Indiana: Midwestern Modernist Mecca. Thursday Nov. 14 | 6-8PM | AFC | 811 Race St | Cincinnati, OH 45202 The small town of Columbus, IN, ranked by National Geographic Traveler as America’s most significant historic place on the strength of its architectural heritage, […]

Great House 2013: Tickets Now Available

AFC proudly presents a special opportunity to tour a magnificent Cincinnati home located at 4320 Drake Road in Indian Hill. Timed tours will be offered on October 12 between 12 and 4 pm. An informal lecture by the architect Robert Siegel, FAIA, will follow from 6-7 pm at the Jarson-Kaplan Theater at the Aronoff Center at 650 Walnut St. […]

ArchiNATI 2013 Festival

ArchiNATI is an annual festival dedicated to celebrating the buildings, parks, places and spaces that make up the city of Cincinnati’s built environment. This year’s festival will take place beginning on Friday October 4th carrying through the week and ending on Sunday October 13th. Citizen Space Cincinnati has an abundance of amazing architecture and design that […]

AFC welcomes new exhibit: DESIGN MAKE DISPLAY

Update: Thanks to everyone who attended the opening reception for DESIGN MAKE DISPLAY, and a special thanks to the organizers. The exhibit will be on display through December in the AFC Gallery.   AFC Gallery | 811 Race St. TH, Sept. 19 | 6-8PM | Light refreshments AFC is excited for opening of the newest exhibit in the […]

AFC Sponsors Model Competition & Exhibit

AFC and AIA announce an architectural model competition and exhibit;Design Make Display. This exhibit will show how the architectural model is a changing art form that continues to be a critical method of representation of architectural design. September – December at the AFC Gallery. Click here for complete information,rules and entry.

Michael Seeley: Within the Limits of Construction Exhibition

The Architectural Foundation of Cincinnati (AFC) hosted Michael Seeley: Within the Limits of Construction on Tuesday, March 26th from 6:00-8:00pm at the AFC Gallery located at 811 Race Street. “Limits of Construction” is a common term in the vocabulary of architectural and engineering construction documents to define the boundaries of a work area or site, and […]