West 8 enters Jarvis Slip competition
18-01-2008

Toronto, January 18, 2008 - Waterfront Toronto has selected three distinguished teams to participate in a design competition to enhance the public space at the Jarvis Slip. The teams selected to participate in the design competition are:

  • Janet Rosenberg & Associates
  • Claude Cormier architectes paysagistes inc.
  • West 8 + DTAH

Waterfront Toronto will hold a public exhibition of completed design proposals from January 21-25, 2008 at Metro Hall (55 John Street), and a review by a four member jury of prominent arts and design professionals leading to a February 01, 2008 announcement of the winner.

"This is yet another opportunity for Waterfront Toronto to distinguish the public realm on the waterfront and in so doing, continue to build a great waterfront for Toronto" said John Campbell, Waterfront Toronto's President and CEO.

The winning design will be chosen by a four-person independent jury and presented Feb. 1.

  • Jarvis Slip arms at nightJarvis Slip arms at night (montage: Askar Ramazanov, 3D: Pieter Hoen)
  • Jarvis Slip square with moving armsJarvis Slip square with moving arms (montage: Felix Lauffer, 3D: Pieter Hoen)