The Northampton Arts Council works to support and nurture the arts in the city of Northampton. The Council awards grants twice each year to artists and arts groups from both state and locally-raised funds, and seeks to improve public awareness of the arts. Its' goals include maintaining and preserving the rich and diverse cultural heritage of Northampton, programming such annual events of interest to the community as First Night Northampton and Transperformance.

Tuesday, January 23, 2018

Just Big Enough: Green Housing for ALL Architectural Design Competition

WHAT: Just Big Enough Design Competition
WHERE: Feb 6 at 2 PM to Feb 10 at 9 PM
WHEN: APE Gallery, 126 Main St. Northampton, MA

The Just Big Enough- Green Housing for ALL architectural design competition will help us highlight how we can create very small very green housing that is affordable to people left out of the green housing market, and find a design solution to some surplus city-owned lots.

The competition is sponsored by the City of Northampton, co-sponsored by American Institute of Architects Western Massachusetts, and supported by the Boston Society of Architects Foundation and the Pioneer Valley Habitat for Humanity.

All designs will be available at the APE Gallery, Main Street Northampton, from February 6-10th 2018. All prizes will be announced at a reception at the APE Gallery on Friday February 9th at 6:00 PM.

For more information or to download the design competition invitation, visit


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