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Montreal Planetarium: Star-gazing building demonstrates environmentally-responsive architecture on Earth

Publish Date: September 1, 2015
Publisher Credit: Marc Chenouda - SABMag, Issue number 49, Fall 2015

Located within Montreal's iconic Olympic Park complex, this project was the winning entry in a two-stage international competition.  The project brief called for an intervention that would humanize the rather bleak site, which included an existing underground parking structure adjacent to the Olympic stadium.  Together with the nearby Botanical Gardens, Insectarium and Biodome, the Planetarium is part of Montreal's 'Space for Life', the largest concentration of natural science museums in Canada.

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