Cohousing Architect Training Program!

Caddis Collaborative and Schemata Workshop present:

A training program designed for architects or architecture students who want to design community-driven housing skillfully.

It’s a program designed for architects who want to design community-driven housing. The program will include:

  • Convenient online resources
  • Learn at your own pace
  • Monthly deep dives led by a cohousing professional
  • Access to our Learning Library

In 3 months, you will:

  • Gain tools to design successful community-oriented neighborhoods
  • Learn from professionals with experience designing for multi-family housing
  • Collaborate with other architects and share ideas
  • Build a network of people who are interested in Cohousing
  • Develop the tools to catalyze a project in your area
  • Be ready to partner with a cohousing architect or cohousing developer on a forming community.

Led by Grace Kim, Schemata Workshop, and Bryan Bowen, Caddis Collaborative, renowned cohousing architects. Grace and Bryan work with communities around the world to design and build neighborhoods that thrive.

Application Process:

  • Application submissions
  • Notification for interview
  • Interview
  • Notify participants of acceptance

Application Timeline:

  • Applications Due December 11, 2022
  • Notification for interview December 22, 2022
  • Interviews January 6, 2023 (please hold the date)
  • Notify participants of acceptance January 13, 2023


  • First session – What is cohousing / How to talk about it / Group process
  • Second session – Site programming
  • Third session – Common house programming
  • Fourth session – Unit design programming
  • Fifth session – Design integration / Design development
  • Sixth session – Facilitation and working with facilitator

Program Dates:

  • Saturday March 11, 2023
  • Sunday March 26, 2023
  • Saturday April 8, 2023
  • Sunday April 23, 2023
  • Sunday May 6, 2023
  • Sunday May 14, 2023

Listen to Grace’s TED talk:

Join Us Today!

For a limited time only we offer this three-month program to you for only $2,000!

Register Now!

What is Cohousing? By Lilac in Leeds, England