On November 24, John Patkau of Vancouver-based Patkau Architects will be speaking about his firm’s recent projects including the new Capilano Library.
John and his wife Patricia founded Patkau Architects in 1978. He is responsible for directing the activities of the firm, and with Patricia, for providing design leadership throughout each project from inception to completion.
John is one of North America’s foremost designers. His contributions to the practice of architecture have been recognized by numerous awards including the Royal Architectural Institute of Canada Gold Medal for lifetime achievement and Membership in the Order of Canada for signifi cant contribution to Canadian culture. Internationally, he has also been made an Honorary Fellow of both the American Institute of Architects and the Royal Institute of British Architects.
In partnership with the Art Gallery of Alberta, the City of Edmonton, and Athabasca University, MADE is presenting a lecture series featuring the architects behind the buildings which are transforming the architectural discussion in Edmonton. This is the final lecture in the series.
Doors open at 6:30pm, Lecture begins at 7pm.
Tickets ($10 for non-members and $5 for AGA and MADE Members) will go on sale next week. Please follow us on social media (see icons below) to be notified when ticket sales go live!