Canadian War Museum. Ottawa, Canada

Canadian War Museum; Ottawa, Canada

Canadian War Museum Night view

Canadian War Museum, Ottawa, Canada
Architects: Moriyama and Teshima/Griffiths Rankin Cook
Photo: Harry Foster/Tom Arban


The building that takes a number of contemporary architectural tropes and fuses them in a remarkably coherent manner. The wondrous routes over and through the building set up a series of relationships – sometimes poignant, sometimes thrilling – between past and present, inside and outside, the brutal and the human.

 
 
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