Date: 2016

Status: Design Development

Location: Calgary, Canada

Program: Multi-purpose Event Hall, Kitchen, Storage, Lobby, Outdoor Plaza

Size: 1100m2

Team: Jessie Andjelic, Philip Vandermey, David Vera, Elena Bushell


Referencing David Harvey’s critique of the universalizing qualities of political-economic processes, as well as Frederic Jameson’s description of the expression of the unity of a collectivity, this community center renovation and extension proposes a number of highly contrasting and identifiable forms, materials and spaces in a composition that expresses diversity and heterogeneity.