Building on History

This exhibition takes place at Toronto’s Harbourfront Centre Architecture Gallery from January 24, 2009 to June 14, 2009.


Canada’s Goldsmith Borgal & Company Ltd. Architects, E.R.A. Architects Inc. and Taylor Hazell Architects Ltd. were invited to create installations in response to the of idea building on history.

The exhibition Building on History also features a selection of work from the photographic series Elegy for a Stolen Land by Peter Sibbald in response to his own reflections and questions posed by this idea.


The objective of this architecture gallery is to present exhibitions which will educate, challenge and question the thoughts and the ideas which inform contemporary architecture. It is a multi-functional space which is able to present exhibitions, be a classroom and a meeting space for the discussion of issues relating to architecture.


The Harbourfront Centre Architecture Gallery is located at Harbourfront Centre, 235 Queens Quay West, Toronto.


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