Skip to content


Picture 005


Project: Queens University Performing Arts Center, Kingston, ON
Architecture, Landscape Architecture, Interiors, Planning, Historic Preservation, Kingston, ON, Canada. Estimated completion, 2012, designer with Snohetta Architecture, NY, NY

Objective: Design strategy for a multi-disciplinary performing arts center (theater, music, art, film departments) sited on a historic brewery at the shore front of Lake Ontario to unites and accommodates the growth of different departments, while encouraging a lively interaction among students, faculty, and the surrounding community.

Process: Brought focus and direction to the program, budget and project concept through pre-design & concept development workshops conducted with university and community stakeholders, theater planners, acousticians and architects.

Outcome: Connected historic structures and community to waterfront via a public pedestrian greenway, while capitalizing on waterfront views for lobby, cafe and academic study areas through new construction.

This slideshow requires JavaScript.

About these ads

Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.