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23 September 2013

1965 – Civic Centre Parkade, Winnipeg

Architect: Green, Blankstein Russell Associates Part of the Civic Centre develeopment project which included a new City Hall, and police headquarters. Connected to the Public Safety Building and City Hall by a tunnel....

12 August 2013

1970 – Centennial House, 310 Broadway, Winnipeg

Architect: L. Harmatiuk Striking building with a dynamic facade of contrasts between the white concrete panels with their subtle angles and the vertical strips of windows.

12 August 2013

1963 – 338 Broadway, Winnipeg

Architect: Waisman Ross Shortlisted for the Massey Medal in 1964. this is a smaller office building on a constricted site. While the main facade to Broadway is largely glazed, the side elevations are...

13 June 2013

1913 – Snippets from the construction of Manitoba Parliament, Winnipeg

Architects: Francis Worthington Simon From The Building News, February 16 1912: “Mr. Leonard Stokes, P.R.I.B.A., has been appointed by the Government of Manitoba to act as assessor in the competition for the new...

28 May 2013

1913 – Linwood School, St. James, Winnipeg

Architect: Alexander Melville Designed by Scottish-born architect Alexander Melville, who had a successful practice in Winnipeg, designing many firehalls and prominent buildings. Originally constructed as the St. James School, it contained elementary students...

28 May 2013

Progress of the Canadian Museum for Human RIghts, Winnipeg

A few recent photos of external progress of the new federally funded Museum for Human Rights. Constructed at The Forks in Winnipeg, and designed by Antoine Predock, and due for completion in 2014....

21 January 2013

1969 – University Centre, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg

Architect: Number Ten Architectural Group University Centre is the activity hub of the Fort Garry campus. It is the location of the Book Store, the Students’ Union offices, major campus food services, and...

29 September 2012

1913 – Competition Design for City Hall, Winnipeg

Architect: Hugh G. Jones In early 1913, thirty-nine designs were submitted in competition to design a a new civic centre, including this design by Montreal-based but Scottish-born architect Hugh G. Jones. The winning...

23 September 2012

1989 – 223 James Ave., Winnipeg

Reproduction of former Police Court building which stood on this site from 1886 to the mid 1980s.