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Ghost Signs: I Fade, Therefore I Am
The Process

Learn How We Got to the Center for Architecture and Design

The Center Fund

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The Place for Baltimore Architecture

The Center for Architecture and Design serves as a high-profile, visible space to showcase the important role of architectural practice and design, and as a dynamic hub to engage professionals, students, and the public.


One Charles Center
100 N. Charles St.
Baltimore, MD 21201
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A Special Thank You To Our Construction Teams

Quinn Evans:
Mark Nook, AIA
Allison McElheny, AIA
Wadiah Akbar
Alfredo Davalos, Int’l Assoc. AIA
Sarah Eikrem, Assoc. AIA

John Porter
Matt Brewer
George Sarkes

Jim Barrett, Assoc. AIA
Bill Jamieson

Open Works:
Zach Adams

MechoSystems, Cenero, Douron, Price Modern, MOI, Cascade Architectural, Aurora Storage Systems, Hyde Concrete, O’Brien Business Systems, Father & Son, Vince Maranto Electric, JTB Plumbing, RB Grove, Knott Mechanical, Lighting Environments, dHive, Claridge, Baltimore Door, Business Flooring, Baltimore Consulting, Easter’s/Homeland Security, Honeywell

A Special Thank You To Our In-Kind Sponsors

APCO Signs, Assa Abloy, Aurora Storage Systems, Cenero, Claridge Products, Douron, Dynamic Hive (dHive), Father & Son, Interface, Knoll, Lighting Environments, MOI, Price Modern

A Special Thank You To All Our Center Fund Supporters

Maryland Heritage Areas Authority, Baltimore Development Corp., Klaus Philipsen, FAIA, ArchPlan Inc., Suzanne Frasier, FAIA, Dymond McMillon, Laura Wheaton, AIA, Scott McGovern, AIA, Scott Walters AIA, David Ditman, Sara Langmead, AIA, John and Joy Heyrman, David Benn, AIA, George Holback, AIA, Jeffrey Penza, AIA, Lydia Gerres, Sharon Day, Craig & Mary Purcell, Morris Murray, Murat Soygenis, FAIA, Ryan Eubanks, Assoc. AIA, Jonathan Taube, AIA, Renata Southard, Assoc. AIA, Joseph Taylor, Scott Conroy, Jeffery Jerrels, Justin Yotter, Jackie Browning, Megan Lazzeri, Stephanie Teeple, David Benn, Kachi Eburuoh, Nancy Proctor, Marci Reed, Vendetta Luthor, Leon Bridges, Melinda Kay, Rachel Edds, Kristyn Oldendorf, Janice Patterson, Lydia Gerres, Melvin Hooks, James Stevens, Hilary Chiang, Gary Solomon, Jacquelyn Handley, Gail & Peter Devin and Swift, George Holback, Barrett Rudich, Dan Hart.


Klaus Philipsen, FAIA, ArchPlan
inPLACE Design

Murphy & Dittenhafer Architects

Who's at The Center
The Architects’ Bookstore

Located in The Center for Architecture and Design, the Architects Bookstore specializes in books relating to Baltimore architecture, design, and history, and for kids.  We also feature artwork for sale, and rotating exhibitions by local architects, designers, artists, and makers.


Open by appointment. Contact the bookstore for more information.

Contact the Bookstore
(410) 625-2585