Metropolis Magazine profiles the new Emily Carr University of Art + Design in an issue devoted to Pacific Northwest Design.
The Vancouver-based school is singled out for its “thoughtful integration of public amenities” and “pristine well-resolved shell.”
Metropolis quotes Don Schmitt on incorporating a highly visible Aboriginal Gathering Place. The “thread of indigeneity is very powerful in the building.”
To read the full article and see a video that places this transformative building in the context of an emerging ex-industrial neighbourhood of east Vancouver, please click here.