Our Mission

The mission of the Academy of Neuroscience for Architecture is to promote and advance knowledge that links neuroscience research to a growing understanding of human responses to the built environment.

The Academy benefits from the expanding body of research that has evolved within the neuroscience community in the last two decades, and the promise of even more in the coming century. Some observers have characterized what is happening in neuroscience as the most exciting frontier of human knowledge since the Renaissance. All humanity stands to benefit from this research in countless ways still to be determined. The profession of architecture has become a partner in developing the application of this knowledge base in order to increase its ability to be of service to society.

Latest News & Events

October 17, 2014 |

Nobel Prize Research Previewed at ANFA 2014

ANFA congratulates the Nobel Laureates and praises the Nobel Selection committee for focusing attention on this significant bridge between neuroscience and architecture. Click for more.

October 10, 2014 |

ANFA 2014 Conference Videos Now Available!

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September 1, 2014 |

Harold Hay Grant Program

Don’t miss out on hearing the latest information regarding ANFA’s Harold Hay Grant Program.

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