April 1, 2005
by Canadian Architect
The visions for the three finalists competing in UBC’s University Architectural Competition will be on display at the Helen & Morris Belkin Art Gallery at UBC from April 1-10, 2005.
The finalists in the competition are:
*Allies and Morrison Architects (London) and Proscenium Architecture & Interiors (Vancouver)
*Moore Ruble Yudell Architects & Planners (Santa Monica) and Hughes Condon Marler Architects (Vancouver)
*Patkau Architects (Vancouver)
The vision for University Boulevard is to create a distinctive, architecturally rich entry and social heart for the campus that includes a new University Square, a new greenway, new university-related shops and services, university housing, and all the open spaces and associated pedestrian connections. The total competition site area is approximately 7.2 hectares and the total gross building area over the five project sites is 38,550 square metres. The projects is $100 million CDN.
Please visit www.universitytown.ubc.ca/archcomp and www.belkin-gallery.ubc.ca for more information.