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FORM + FLUX Student Exhibition – Design at Riverside

This year’s Waterloo Architecture student exhibition, FORM + FLUX, will run April 20 to May 16, 2015 at Design at Riverside and feature work from undergraduate and graduate students produced in the last year. I’m happy to be showing a poster based on my Master of Architecture thesis, “‘Don’t Let Fear Take Over’: The Space and Memory of Indian…

Master of Architecture Thesis: “Don’t Let Fear Take Over”: The Space and Memory of Indian Residential Schools

The Indian Residential School (IRS) system in Canada directly affected 150,000 Indigenous children who were taken to state-sponsored and church-run institutions to separate them from their families and cultures. During the century and a half leading up to around 1970, over 130 IRS were scattered throughout the country. The role of architecture in this genocidal…