8:00 AM - 6:00 PM

SDG&E Energy Innovation Center, 4760 Clairemont Mesa Blvd.

2018 San Diego Green Building Conference

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Learn what the San Diego green building community is doing to move the sustainability needle!

2018 speakers will include over 30 local change makers who are driving some of the most innovative initiatives locally and nationwide, ranging from sustainable buildings to healthy communities and climate change oriented program

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11:00 AM – 6:00 PM

1601 Broadway, San Diego, CA 92101

NERO48 Pop Up Store at Broadstone Makers Quarter

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NERO48 POP UP STORE, a commercial platform of contemporary Mexican design, will open its doors for only 48 hours on September 22nd & 23rd in San Diego, California, to showcase mexican talent with presence within Mexico and United States.

The sixth edition of NERO48 POP UP STORE will take place at BROADSTONE MAKERS QUARTER, a new real estate development by Alliance Residential. N48 offers visitors a unique multi-sensorial experience where you will enjoy workshops and lectures presented by an international creative community. Incredible shopping with the opportunity to meet the designers, you’ll also enjoy a unique gastronomic selection of mexican flavors, musical talent and art projects.

Come and join us for a non-border & intercultural experience!

Fun for All Ages!

GET YOUR TICKETS (use code N48ONEBUNK for 50% discount)

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5:00 PM – 7:00 PM

3035 Talbot, San Diego, CA 92106

The Bungalow: Simple Life to High Style

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Bungalow? Which is it and how do you distinguish the style? Come explore the history of the Bungalow from it roots in the native architectural style of Bengal, India to its introduction in Point Loma and San Diego. Diane Kane, noted Architectural Historian, will show us the simple features and artistry incorporated in the style and the addition of interior and exterior features that lead to high style. The Point Loma Assembly is a fine example of the Bungalow style.

The Architectural Series is sponsored by Susan Diamond and Caroline Glasner of Pacific Sotheby’s International Realty and is free but a reservation is required.

Free Event, Reservation Required.

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Call Susan at 619 977-9190

Member Events


6:00 - 8:30 PM

2490 Pine Street, San Diego, CA 92103

Member Only Mixer | Modern Home Tour Preview | Amineh House

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Mix and mingle with fellow creative talents while enjoying hosted libations, food, live music and more at the spectacular new Amineh House by Nakhshab Development & Design in Mission Hills.

Free to SDAF Members.



The US Grant

2018 Orchids & Onions Awards Ceremony

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The San Diego Architectural Foundation's Orchids & Onions is the only interactive, community-based program geared towards raising awareness and encouraging practical discourse in response to San Diego’s built environment. The success of the program relies heavily upon the citizens of San Diego; public nominations and feedback about the nominations published on the O&O website are integral to planning, growth and future development of our city.



Save the Date for PechaKucha

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PechaKucha Night, now in over 800 cities, was devised in Tokyo in February 2003 as an event for young designers to meet, network, and show their work in public.

Brought to San Diego by The San Diego Architectural Foundation, PKN SD Volume 32 will be held TUESDAY, OCTOBER 9.

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11:00 AM – 5:00 PM

2018 San Diego Modern Home Tour

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How many times have you driven by an amazing house and wondered what it looks like on the inside? Find out on Saturday, October 13th, when a curated selection of awe-inspiring local homes open their doors for a day of modern architecture and design exploration. From Mission Hills to Bay Park to La Jolla and up to Encinitas, come and see the inside and out of some of southern California’s most unique and awe-inspiring modern homes, designed by some of our area’s top creative architects and designers, on the Modern Architecture + Design Society’s annual San Diego Modern Home Tour, presented by D3Home. SDAF is the tour’s non-profit partner.

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SDAF members get $5 off $40 advanced tickets.
Discount code will be emailed to SDAF members.

Tourgoers must be at least 12 years of age.

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