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Home & Away Lecture Series: Alison Brooks and Brigitte Shim

21 November 2018

This event is part of the Home and Away lecture series at the Daniels Faculty.

Time: 6:30pm to 8:00pm, Wednesday, November 21, 2018

Location: Main Hall, Daniels Faculty of Architecture, Landscape & Design,1 Spadina Crescent, Toronto

Registration: Registration will be required for this event. Subscribe to the ThisWeek@Daniels newsletter to be notified when registration opens.

Alison Brooks, Principal and Creative Director of Alison Brooks Architects, is one of the leading architects of her generation. She has developed an international reputation for a multi-award winning body of work since founding the practice in 1996. Born in Ontario, Canada in 1962, she moved to London in 1988 after graduating with a BES and BArch from the University of Waterloo.

Brigitte Shim is a Professor at the John H. Daniels Faculty of Architecture, Landscape, and Design at the University of Toronto and  a principal at Shim-Sutcliffe Architects. She has been teaching at the Daniels Faculty since 1988, and has overseen core design studios, advanced design studios, thesis studios, and courses in the history and theory of landscape architecture. Born in Kingston, Jamaica, Shim graduated from the University of Waterloo with degrees in Environmental Studies and Architecture.