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The 5 big moves: The new official plan – Defining the city together
Oct
8
7:30 PM19:30

The 5 big moves: The new official plan – Defining the city together

Come join Alain Miguelez, Manager of Planning Policy and Resiliency with the City of Ottawa’s Planning, Infrastructure and Economic Development Department, for a presentation on The 5 Big Moves – the foundational concepts that will inform the New Official Plan for the City of Ottawa. The presentation will be followed by a Q & A period.

Alain Miguelez is the Manager of Planning Policy and Resiliency with the City of Ottawa’s Planning, Infrastructure and Economic Development Department. His team works on the City’s Official Plan and on Community Design Plans for neighbourhoods, rapid transit station areas and major hubs across the city.

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Vernissage
Oct
7
6:30 PM18:30

Vernissage

We invite you to join us at Galerie SAW Gallery for a vernissage evening of the OAW 2019 Exhibition.

For two days CLUB SAW will transform to host a collection of work curated around this year’s theme, Under Water: Weathering the new normal.

On exhibit are a range of work including videos, lecture, models, drawings, and art. Throughout the evening you’ll have a chance to mingle with authors of these works and others local creatives.

Exhibits and presentations will be accompanied by music, drinks, and light snacks.

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OAW Talks, powered by PechaKucha
Oct
4
6:30 PM18:30

OAW Talks, powered by PechaKucha

  • A. Herrndorf Place, National Arts Centre (map)
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PechaKucha 20x20, originating from Japan is a storytelling format, where presenters narrate 20 images, each automatically advancing every 20 seconds, to a total of 6 min. and 40 sec. per presentation.

This year the theme is RE, where representatives from both architecture, design, and research communities will share their perspectives on Ottawa’s Resiliency, Recycling, Rebuilding, Reclaiming, Remembering, and more.

Registration is open

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City Nature
Sep
30
6:00 PM18:00

City Nature

  • Auditorium, National Gallery of Canada (map)
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We’re excited to open Ottawa Architecture Week 2019 with a Forum Lecture. Since 1969, the Carleton Azrieli School of Architecture Forum Lecture Series has been an inspiring Ottawa staple, introducing architects, designers, and the general community to the leading architectural thinkers of the day.

This year, Forum Lecture and OAW welcome the esteemed Rasmus Astrup of Copenhagen-based architecture firm SLA. Astrup is the recent winner of Nordic Built Cities Challenge Award – Scandinavia’s largest and most prestigious architecture competition.

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