The rehabilitation of Humber College’s Building G has been nominated for a Heritage Toronto Award. GBCA was the heritage consultant to the College and the prime architect, Moriyama & Teshima. For more information, see the Heritage Toronto website.

The Heritage Toronto Awards Ceremony will take place on October 29, 2018 at the historic event space, The Carlu on Yonge Street. Tickets are available on the the Heritage Toronto website.

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The Ontario Heritage Conference – a joint event hosted by the Architectural Conservancy of Ontario (ACO) and the Community Heritage Ontario (CHO) – will take place June 7-9 in Sault Ste. Marie. Chris Borgal (Principal) and Sharon Vattay (Associate) are both speaking at this year’s conference. For more information, go to the CHO website.

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With the Hall set to close next month, restoration has already begun on the 120 year old stained glass windows. GBCA (heritage consultant for the revitalization project), in conjunction with Eve Guinan, glass conservator, completed a detailed condition assessment of all of the windows in the summer of 2017 – for some windows it was the first time anyone had seen them in decades. While the whereabouts of two important Composer windows were initially unknown (as reported in the Toronto Star), those panels have since been found.

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