May 23, 2011
Embracing Architecture Week in Vancouver and a west coast perspective
I am delighted that the City of Vancouver has declared the week of May 24 to 27 as Architecture Week in British Columbia.
This will coincide with the 2011 Festival of Architecture, a joint effort of the Architectural Institute of British Columbia (AIBC) and Architecture Canada, formerly known as the Royal Architectural Institute of Canada (RAIC).
It is gratifying to know that the city recognizes the outstanding contribution of local architecture in making Vancouver the most livable city in the world.
The festival’s theme is: Architecture on the Edge. Not only does this play upon the unique architectural perspective from Canada’s west coast, it also acknowledges the pivotal role that architects play in driving change in our communities.
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