Posts Tagged ‘George Brown College Waterfront Campus’

2015 Award Winning Project: George Brown College Waterfront Campus

Monday, June 1st, 2015

Jury comment

This highly accomplished and elegant building is notable for its strong relationship to site, its accessibility to the public and its ‘porous’ program of social space. The space flows freely between outside and inside, then through the building in a consistent and understated way. The high level of environmental performance is also achieved without overt expression of sustainable systems. A rare example of an institutional building that is also welcoming to the public and exciting to explore.

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George Brown College Waterfront Campus - Reinventing Healthcare Education

Tuesday, April 2nd, 2013

It was Winston Churchill who observed that ‘We shape our buildings, and thereafter they shape us.” Rarely do we see that assertion so clearly played out as in the new George Brown College Waterfront Health Sciences Campus in Toronto.

BY JIM TAGGART, FRAIC

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