September 23, 2016
University of Manitoba
You are invited to the Environmental Design Program 50th Anniversary
To honour the history of the Environmental Studies / Environmental Design Program we have planned a number of events and invited alumni speakers representing each of the last five decades. The first event is planned for September 23, 2016 during the University of Manitoba’s Homecoming Week. We invite you to join us on September 23, 2016 for this kick-off event.
Date: Friday, September 23, 2016
Location: Centre Space, John A. Russell Building
Faculty of Architecture, University of Manitoba
Time: 6:00 p.m. Reception
7:00 p.m. Introduction & Presentation by Diarmuid Nash (1974 B.E.S., 1979 M.Arch)
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About this event:
The event will feature an exhibition of work from the ED2 Urban Media Lab (curated by Scott Barham) and the BArch SKITch Camp @ 50 Reunion (curated by alumni Stan Britton and Andrew Little).
About Diarmuid Nash:
Diarmuid Nash has enjoyed over 25 years with Moriyama & Teshima, having joined M&T in 1988 after completing work on the Canadian Embassy in Tokyo, a design-build project. A partner since 1998, Diarmuid is particularly skilled and adept at managing complex, aggressive Fast-track, CM/GMP projects that must address the often divergent priorities of diverse user and interest groups and delivering award-winning buildings on Time and on Budget. Diarmuid was Partner-in-Charge of the 2008 Governor General Award winning New Canadian War Museum in Ottawa; and the multi-phase Queenston Plaza Border Crossing Redevelopment. Diarmuid also led the Aga Khan Museum project in Toronto as the Architect of Record; and the design of the new City of Surrey City Hall project in Surrey, B.C.
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