Studio Outing People Blog

WA Outing: A Day at the Fort

06 Oct 2016 by

Friday, September 16 brought warm temps, low humidity, sunny skies, and calm seas – the perfect weather for our studio to get out and enjoy an outing at Georges Island. Our agenda for the day – WA Spirit, Architecture, Food and Fun! When we first arrived on the island we gathered up the group and handed […]

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Gingerbread Blog

Boston Small: CDRC Gingerbread Design Competition 2015

10 Dec 2015 by

Wilson Architects is one of fifteen firms competing for The Golden Spatula in this year’s CDRC Gingerbread House Design Competition, Exhibition + Auction. This fun and friendly competition for charity invites local architecture firms to design gingerbread houses to raise money for the CDRC. The theme for this year’s competition is our city’s “Imagine Boston […]

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Softball Blog

WA Sabermetrics 2015

20 Aug 2015 by

The sun has set on another exciting summer of WA Softball… As part of the Boston Architects Softball League (BASL), and with participation at an all time high this season, our team developed a stalwart chemistry on and off the field that resulted in our best offensive performance since the summer of 2011. With a […]

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Red Sox

2015 Rally for the Jimmy Fund

15 Apr 2015 by

On Monday, we started the week and the Red Sox baseball season off right!  At 3:05pm, we gathered in a conference room (with the largest screen, of course!) and tuned into the Red Sox home opener against the Nationals. To create that ‘ball park feel,’ we enjoyed peanuts and Cracker Jacks (do you now have […]

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BSA Foundation Blog

The BSA Foundation: Get Involved!

08 Apr 2015 by

We believe great design should be accessible to all. Wilson Architects is proud to join forces with Boston area design professionals in building a better city for our community. We are energized by the fundraising and community outreach opportunities through the BSA Foundation. The BSA Foundation aims to increase public awareness and appreciation of architecture […]

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Chris Martin Named President of Wilson Architects • Founder Bill Wilson becomes firm’s Chair/CEO

17 Dec 2014 by

Wilson Architects, a Boston-based architectural firm dedicated to fostering new approaches to education and research for higher education and corporate clients, today announced that Chris Martin, AIA, LEED AP, has been named president of the firm, effective January 1, 2015. Chris assumes the role of president from Bill Wilson, FAIA, who will become the firm’s […]

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Thank You for a Successful ‘Making Strides’ Event

06 Oct 2014 by

Thank you to all who participated, donated, and cheered us on in this year’s Making Strides Against Breast Cancer Walk. We enjoyed a perfect fall day for our walk along the Charles River.  It was a great experience, catching up with each other and getting some exercise while supporting a worthy cause. If you missed […]

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Strides Against Breast Cancer

02 Oct 2014 by

This Sunday, October 5th, a team of Wilson Architects employees and friends will take to the streets as part of the annual Making Strides Against Breast Cancer event. The team is walking with the hope that the money we raise will help ‘Finish the Fight’ against breast cancer. While signing up for the walk, I […]

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Annual Summer Outing & ALS Ice Bucket Challenge

19 Sep 2014 by

This month Wilson Architects had its annual summer outing. This tradition and employee benefit is a great event where we, as a company, get to spend time together as more than just co-workers. The day began with a fascinating tour of Crane Estate in Ipswich, MA. We toured the Great House and learned about its rich history, […]

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Interning at WA • Q & A with our Talented Interns

18 Aug 2014 by

We’ve had the pleasure of working with 5 talented interns this summer: Amy Federman, Di Kong, Colleen Loughlin, Zihan Yang, and Su Zhang. Each has undertaken projects that are meaningful for the firm, as well as (we hope!), for them. From generating an infographic for presenting sustainable features, to 2D and 3D renderings and physical […]

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2013 MassCommute Bicycle Challenge

20 May 2013 by

Wilson Architects placed second within the Business/Institution (25-99) category! Approximately 100,701 miles were logged by 2,767 participants on a total of 207 teams. The entire commute challenge saved approximately: 688.1 pounds of hydrocarbons 5,105.6 pounds of carbon monoxide 218.5 pounds of volatile organic compounds 91,401 pounds of CO2  

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In-House Art Show

05 Apr 2013 by

What happens when you blend artistic talent with a creative-minded group of people? An art show! On Friday afternoon, Wilson Architects hosted its very own in-house art show, debuted in a classic gallery exhibition style. Associate Principal and event ‘curator’ Tim Scarlett led the effort by encouraging everyone to bring at least one piece of […]

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WA and Autodesk

10 Jan 2013 by

Wilson Architects is pleased to announce that, for the second year, one of our projects appears on the cover for the latest release of AutoCAD Architecture. We worked with Autodesk to provide a high resolution rendering of our 310,000 GSF academic Laboratory Science Building currently under construction in western Massachusetts. Campus Planning, Construction Documents, and […]

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Bill Wilson Elected to the College of Fellows

03 Feb 2012 by

We are pleased to announce that Mr. William F. Wilson has been elected to The College of Fellows of The American Institute of Architects. The Jury of Fellows selected Bill for elevation to Fellowship in the Institute because of his notable contributions to the advancement of the profession of architecture.

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Book Contribution • Leading Change in Healthcare

16 Feb 2011 by

Bill Wilson has contributed to the book entitled “Leading Change in Healthcare: Transforming Organizations Using Complexity, Positive Psychology and Relationship-Centered Care” that focuses on organizational change. The story of science education at the University College Dublin is featured in Chapter 11, and Bill joins our client and other participants by telling the architect’s story related […]

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