Winnipeg Architecture Foundation

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345 Wardlaw Avenue

Address:345 Wardlaw Avenue
Constructed:1998
Architects:David Penner

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This small office building was constructed to house a structural engineering firm. Set on a mixed commercial and residential street, the building's scale echoes the latter while its design explores the firm's metier, thematizing structural expression.

Design Characteristics

  • Use of recycled materials
  • Designed to maximize solar gain
  • Stucco, glass and brick used for exterior cladding