New UBC Pharmaceutical Sciences building wins Canadian Architect Award of Excellence

The new UBC Pharmaceutical Sciences Building, set to open in fall 2012, has won a Canadian Architect Award of Excellence. Given annually since 1968, this award recognizes excellence in architectural design and “significant building projects in Canada.” In their award citation, the jury praises the building’s “unique architectural form,” recognizing “the exchange of knowledge” as the driving factor behind the design.

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