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Mid-Century Icons: Architectural Photography from the Panda Collection, Canadian Architectural Archives


January 21, 2013
by Canadian Architect

A digital exhibition of 50 iconic Panda photographs, drawn from the Canadian Architectural Archives housed in Libraries and Cultural Resources, will be featured on the second floor of the Taylor Family Digital Library on the University of Calgary campus.

Covering the period from 1946 to 1992, the Panda collection includes the work of prominent 20th-century Canadian architects such as Arthur Erickson, Raymond Moriyama, John B. Parkin Associates, as well as the Canadian work of internationally acclaimed figures such as I.M. Pei, Mies van der Rohe, Viljo Revell, and Skidmore Owings & Merrill.

The exhibition is curated by Geoffrey Simmins and Linda Fraser.

The exhibition runs for one week only: February 1 to February 28, 2013. Library hours are Monday to Thursday from 8:00am to 11:00pm; Friday from 8:00am to 8:00pm; Saturday from 10:00am to 6:00pm; and Sunday from 10:00am to 11:00pm.

For more information, please visit http://caa.ucalgary.ca/ or call 403.210.6201.


Toronto City Hall, 1961, Panda Associates, Canadian Architectural Archives
Toronto City Hall, 1961, Panda Associates, Canadian Architectural Archives


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