Open Buildings is a walking tour of leading architecture at University of British Columbia. In partnership with the Society of Experiential Graphic Design (SEGD) and six prominent Vancouver architecture and design firms, this tour explores several notable arts, sciences, and sport facilities. A designer from each firm will be speaking about the design process, goals, and challenges of the site. The walking format is open to conversation and dialogue between sites.
All attendees please check in with Vancouver Design Week Ambassadors:
Morning Check-in: 10AM UBC Student Union Building (6138 Student Union Boulevard)
Afternoon Check-in: 2PM UBC Pharmaceutical Building Plaza (2405 Wesbrook Mall)
FULL DAY TOUR
Full Access to Morning & Afternoon Tour.
Coffee and Muffin provided.
Bruce Carscadden: Chemistry Bike Shelter
PUBLIC+PFS Studio: Buchanan Courtyard Renewal
Bing Thom Architects: Chan Centre for Performing Arts
HCMA: UBC Pharmaceutical Building
SHAPE: UBC Tennis Centre
Patkau: Beaty Biodiversity Museum
Vancouver Design Week is city-wide platform, invitation and call to action. A chance to engage design innovation; to convene important conversations; and to celebrate and empower the design talent shaping our city.
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