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Growing community shaping place: A community centre and garden for refugees settling in Winnipeg
As refugees settle into life in a new country they learn the local customs and culture, but for a successful integration the host society must also adapt. In exploring the complexity of the settlement process and the ...
DLC: An interactive Museum of Technology & Digital Learning Centre for Winnipeg's exchange district
This practicum involved the adaptive reuse of The Royal Albert Arm’s Hotel, a four-storey building located on 48 Albert Street in Winnipeg, Manitoba’s culturally rich Exchange District. Through the exploration of the ...
An Interior Design Approach to Human Motivation: An Outpatient Rehabilitation Treatment Centre for Orthopedic Patients
This Master of Interior Design practicum consists of the design of a privately-owned Outpatient Rehabilitation Treatment Centre (ORTC) for Orthopedic surgery patients. The facility is located in the North-West area of ...
Redefining Residence: An Alternative Memory Care Environment for single, childless persons with Alzheimer's Disease
Single, childless older adults with Alzheimer’s disease (AD) are among the most vulnerable and socially isolated demographic within this rising population. Individuals who do not have social support from partners or adult ...
Designing an imaginative children’s library and literacy centre
Free public libraries play an important role in communities by providing the space, materials, and resources that families need to practise literacy. While children’s library services in Winnipeg exist within all library ...