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Green Blankstein Russell (GBR) and Associates-an architectural legacy talk

7 February 2017 at 12:00 pm

Carol Shields Auditorium, Millenium Library, 251 Donald Street

About the Event

Join WAF architectural historian Jeffrey Thorsteinson for an illustrated talk about Green Blankstein Russell Architects (GBR). One of the most prominent firms in Winnipeg in the 1960s and 70s, GBR was responsible for the design of many buildings including the Winnipeg International Airport, Centennial Concert Hall, City Hall, Polo Park, Shaarey Zedek Synagogue, St. George’s Anglican Church and many more. Learn about the firm and their contribution to modern Winnipeg. Presented in partnership with the Winnipeg Public Library