MA! Atlanta Design Festival


MA! Atlanta Design Festival devotes two weeks valuing design’s impact across economic, cultural, policy and social means — bringing the best ideas in international design to the United States.


June 2nd – 11th, 2017

Returning for its 11th year, Atlanta Design festival is the new name for Design is Human Atlanta – organized by MA! Design is Human.

From this year’s featured project to Tour details, explore all the highlights:

Featured Project: Nejad Residence

The MA! Architecture Tour is part of Atlanta Festival of Design, featuring the Nejad residence located in an intown neighborhood. The rear property line of the residence was adjacent to a nature reserve, meaning the rear yard was protected and private. Taking advance of this, the house was situated to opens up to a rear pool and yard with large expanses of glass and balconies – all without losing any of its privacy.

Satellite Tour
June 3rd & 4th | 10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Tickets: $20

This year’s tour has once again extended to include two Satellite Tours where ticket holders will experience 5 different projects from Asheville, NC  and 3 from Athens, GA, respectively. The tours will be held via satellite with an accompanying map. Tickets also include entry to the Design Economy Expo and Tour Launch Event at ADAC.

2017 Tour

The 2017 Tour will showcase the architectural use of cutting-edge innovation, design, and tools. Even more traditional homes will be featured in a way to highlight their adaptation to a more contemporary lifestyle through conversion projects and individual taste. In addition to the residential aspect, commercial architecture will also be featured on the tour as a bold and great source of inspiration for work and play!

MA! Architecture Tour ATLANTA Tickets
$40 General Admission | $27 Students

  • Entry to Atlanta and ALL Tour Locations (Asheville, Athens, and Atlanta)
  • The MA! Design is Human Book and Tour Guide
  • Entry to The Design Economy Expo and Tour Launch Event at ADAC

Throughout the Tour, featured events will include panel discussions, workshops, design events, and more!

“Established in 2007, MA Architecture Tour has inspired, entertained, and educated thousands of admiring fans in love with contemporary architecture and thoughtful design. The highly publicized tour is also a shining example of the United States new language of bold urbanism, proudly projecting its creative potential to the rest of the world.”
-Modern Art, Design is Human

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