New Central Library
- 2019 Illuminating Engineering Society (IES) - Illumination Award of Merit
- 2017 Mayor’s Urban Design Award (MUDA) - Great City, Great Design
The New Central Library is designed to bridge the gap between the existing downtown core and the new East Village development. Serving as the flagship library within the City, the building will house a theatre and public gathering spaces in addition to its physical collection of books. Constructing atop an existing LRT track, which must remain in service continuously, presents numerous engineering challenges which the design team has addressed while maintaining on budget.
Featured in arc Magazine Issue 110
"The new public library in the centre of Calgary, Alberta, is an educational and physical bridge for...
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