Tropic Magazine: April 2015

April 8th, 2015

Repurposing a Classic Sarasota School Gem for Future Generations

Set on a sparkling bay, Sarasota is a vibrant Gulf Coast city awash in sugar-white sands and palm tree-shaded streets. The destination is decades away from its former reputation as a slumbering beach town, known more today for its flourishing arts scene than its popsicle-hued sunsets. It is also recognized for its adventurous architectural spirit … // Read More

Architectural Record: April 2015

April 8th, 2015

A Center for Architecture in Sarasota

It was a good news/bad news day in Sarasota, Florida. A couple of dozen protesters stood outside the former Sarasota High School, where part of a concrete canopy designed by Paul Rudolph in 1960 was scheduled to be demolished. But just a few blocks away, officials had gathered to christen the new Center for Architecture Sarasota, one of a growing number of such institutions around the country, and one of the most propitious. // Read More

Sarasota Observer: October 2014

February 13th, 2015

Center for Architecture Sarasota Celebrates One Year
Center for Architecture Sarasota celebrates their one year anniversary with an open house to kick-off Archtober, a month long celebration of architecture and design. //View photo gallery

Sarasota Herald Tribune: September 2014

September 27th, 2014

Archtober event in Sarasota signifies a month for design
Sarasota is known for its midcentury modern architecture, but there is more to the local design scene. As today’s architects distinguish themselves with award-winning projects, the Center for Architecture Sarasota (CFAS) will celebrate the progression of design with its second ?Archtober? event, which features two lectures and two tours in October. //View article

Center for Architecture Receives $10,000 Donation

August 11th, 2014

Center For Architecture Sarasota, a nonprofit organization, has received a personal donation of $10,000 from Mel and Gary Schmidt. Gary Schmidt, P.E., is Sr. Vice President of Ardaman & Associates, an engineering firm with offices throughout Florida and Louisiana. This generous donation will help fund // More

Sarasota Magazine: May 2014

May 15th, 2014

Center for Architecture Sarasota hosted an open house on May 14, 2014 to honor the Founding 200 members of the organization. Attendees enjoyed a new student exhibit titled Light Works: Bright Minds Create Architectural Lighting. The exhibit will showcase lighting design concepts for the historic Scott Building and home of Center For Architecture designed by sixteen student teams. //View photos

Sarasota Herald Tribune: October 2013

October 19th, 2013

Center for Architecture Sarasota Debuts
Local architecture turns the page this weekend with the first events held by the Center for Architecture Sarasota. Saturday night, CFAS held an invitation-only reception at the Spencer House, also known as the ?Perforated House,? on Prospect Street at Orange Avenue in Sarasota. //Link to article