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Impact and Legacy: Toronto’s 1958 Competition for a New City Hall

September 03, 2015
Toronto, Ontario, Canada

Presented by Toronto Public Library and the City of Toronto with promotional partner Heritage Toronto.

As part of Toronto City Hall’s 50th anniversary lecture series, George Kapelos delivers this presentation from 7:00pm to 9:00pm on Thursday September 3, 2015 in the Council Chamber of Toronto City Hall, located at 100 Queen Street West. George Kapelos is an architect, planner and professor at Ryerson University in Toronto. He was chair of Ryerson’s Department of Architectural Science, president of the Society for the Study of Architecture in Canada and Chair of the Toronto Society of Architects. He has curated a number of architectural exhibitions, and written on landscape, architectural modernity and construction, and will speak on the City Hall international competition that drew over 500 entries in 1958.

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