Canadian Architecture: Evolving a Cultural Identity

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September 8, 2021

Diamond Schmitt's designs of the National Art Centre and Wilfred Laurier University's Lazaridis Hall are featured in the new Canadian Architecture: Evolving a Cultural Identity, available in stores now.

Canadian Architecture: Evolving a Cultural Identity surveys the country’s most accomplished architectural firms, whose work enhances cities and landscapes across Canada’s geographically varied expanse. Author Leslie Jen explores a number of significant projects in urban and rural environments—private residences, cultural and institutional facilities, and democratic public spaces—that profoundly influence our interactions with each other and the communities in which we live. Accompanied by stunning photography, Canadian Architecture is a testament to a thriving, diverse and innovative design culture that continues to play an integral role in shaping our national identity.

Read more about the book here.