10 Charrettes Available Through Next Great Architects

Our most requested charrette is our neighborhood design residency. It was our first charrette and remains the most popular. However, we have other charrettes that people should know about.  We have compiled a list of 10 charrettes available through Next Great Architects. Beautiful Birdhouses Younger children design by decorating a birdhouse. Older children can design … Read more10 Charrettes Available Through Next Great Architects

6 Ways You Can Introduce Architecture to Your Child

During a lecture, a parent asked me, “What can I do at home to introduce architecture to my children?” I was thrilled that she asked, and my response was, “You already are.” Of course, I elaborated. Architecture is something that EVERYONE experiences, but not everyone is aware. The only thing that parents could do differently … Read more6 Ways You Can Introduce Architecture to Your Child

5 Ways to Encourage Creativity of Your Child at Home

We are always emphasizing the creativity of children. The process of creativity is what will produce great designers and the next great architect! Unfortunately, every child has not participated in one of our charrettes, and we are feverishly working on a strategic plan to make that happen. In the meantime, we have compiled five ways … Read more5 Ways to Encourage Creativity of Your Child at Home

5 Reasons We Are Excited About Launching Our First Children’s Book

As mentioned before, Next Great Architects will be publishing our first children’s book very soon. We are excited about launching this series for these five reasons… Representation The main character of the book is a little black girl who wants to be an architect. Black women account for approximately 0.4% of the architecture population based … Read more5 Reasons We Are Excited About Launching Our First Children’s Book