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Culture is healing: a design for youth suicide prevention in northern Manitoba
Depression, self-harming acts and suicide are mental health issues that seriously plague specific Indigenous communities in Canada. First Nations youth have an alarmingly higher suicide rate than the majority of the Canadian ...
Theatre as a metaphor for guerilla retail: using retail to create connections
The practicum explores 21st century retail design, with a specific focus on the emerging typology of guerilla retail. Through methodologies and performance theory from theatre, guerilla retail design is examined. The ...
Connecting people, food & place: sustaining community, identity, and well-being through a multisensory, local food centre
This interior design project involves investigation into the philosophies of the Slow Food Movement and how they may inspire and inform the design of a social space that fosters a connection between local people, food and ...
Intergenerational hybrid cohousing community for artists
This practicum proposes the design of an urban intergenerational hybrid cohousing community for artists that aims to encourage intergenerational connection. The need for more intergenerational relations is revealed through ...
Reconnecting community: combating loneliness through coliving, place attachment, and adaptive reuse in Winnipeg's Exchange District
This Master of Interior Design practicum proposes the design of a mixed-use coliving community in Winnipeg’s Exchange District as a means to reduce the occurrence of feelings of loneliness among city residents and promote ...