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Presentation of the Aga Khan Museum & Ismaili Centre in Toronto


November 9, 2013
by Canadian Architect

The Centre for Construction & Engineering Technologies regularly features a program of events, including a presentation of the Aga Khan Museum & Ismaili Centre in Toronto by the project team. Featured presenters for this event are: Diarmuid Nash, Partner, Moriyama & Teshima Architects; C. Po Ma, Project Director, Moriyama & Teshima Architects; and Dan Bodman, Project Director, Carillion Canada. The event takes place from 6:30pm to 8:00pm on Tuesday, November 19, 2013 in Room E321 of George Brown’s Casa Loma Campus, located at 146 Kendal Avenue.

The Aga Khan Museum is dedicated to the preservation of Muslim arts and culture. The museum is an initiative of the Aga Khan Trust for Culture, an agency of the Aga Khan Development Network. It will house collections of Islamic art and heritage, including artifacts from the private collections of His Highness the Aga Khan, the Institute of Ismaili Studies in London, and Prince and Princess Sadruddin Aga Khan.

Moriyama & Teshima are the architects of record for the Wynford Park complex of buildings located on a 17-acre site on Wynford Drive in Toronto, comprised of the Aga Khan Museum (design architect Fumihiko Maki) and the Ismali Centre and Jamakhana community/religious centre (design architect Charles Correa).

Seating is limited. Please confirm attendance by emailing ilotech@georgebrown.ca.

The CCET Lecture Series Fall 2013 qualifies for OAA Con-Ed Learning Hours. Participants may request a Certificate of Completion at the conclusion of each lecture presentation.


the aga khan museum
the aga khan museum


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