OTTAWA—The Royal Architectural Institute of Canada (RAIC) and partners are hosting an evening of public talks by all 12 winners of the 2016 Governor General’s Medals in Architecture.
The event will take place this evening (Sept. 19) from 6 to 8 p.m. at the Canadian Museum of History Theatre, 100 Laurier St., Gatineau, Que. The event is being presented in partnership with the Carleton University Forum Lecture Series, the Canada Council for the Arts and the Ottawa Regional Society of Architects.
Participating in the lectures will be representatives of the following winners of the Governor General's Medals in Architecture, listed with the lead design architect:
Amphitheatre Cogeco, Trois-Rivieres, Que., Paul Laurendeau; BC Passive House Factory, Vancouver, John Hemsworth; Bridgepoint Active Healthcare, Toronto, Michael Moxam, Bruce Kuwabara, Rodel Misa, Greg Colucci; Glacier Skywalk, Jasper, Alta., Jeremy Sturgess; Halifax Central Library, George Cotaras, Morten Schmidt; Nathan Phillips Square Revitalization, Toronto, Chris Pommer, Andrew Frontini; Regent Park Aquatic Centre, Toronto, J. David Miller; Ronald McDonald House B.C. and Yukon, Vancouver, Michael Green; head office of Caisse Desjardins de Levis, Levis, Que., Anne Carrier, Vadim Siegel; University of Manitoba ARTlab, Winnipeg, John Patkau, Patricia Patkau, Greg Boothroyd; Wong Dai Sin Temple, Markham, Ont., Brigitte Shim, Howard Sutcliffe; Wood Innovation and Design Centre, Prince George, B.C., Michael Green.
For more information, visit www.raic.org