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Culture Talks: Ken Greenberg on The Bentway

07 February 2019



Time: 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm (lecture) | 7:30 pm - 8:30 pm (reception)

Location: Walper Hotel, 20 Queen St. S., Kitchener

Cost: $20 + tax, available at kwag.ca/culturetalks or by calling 519-579-5860 x100

Description:

Explore the integration of culture and urban renewal in the creation of culturally active spaces and great cities. The Kitchener-Waterloo Art Gallery and Perimeter Development Corporation invite you to the next event in their Culture Talks series, featuring prolific urban designer Ken Greenberg speaking on The Bentway, a transformative public space under Toronto's Gardiner Expressway.

Presenter

Ken Greenberg is an urban designer and former Director of Urban Design and Architecture for the City of Toronto and Principal of Greenberg Consultants. For over four decades he has played a pivotal role on public and private assignments in urban settings throughout North America and Europe, focusing on the rejuvenation of downtowns, waterfronts, neighbourhoods, campus master planning, regional growth management, and new community planning. He played a leading role as urban design lead and client representative for The Bentway,  a major public space under the Gardiner Expressway in Toronto and is currently serving as an advisor to Sidewalk Labs for Quayside on the Toronto waterfront.