davidverbeek David Verbeek architecture architect OMA Office for Metropolitan Architecture urban design Toronto Rotterdam design research 35mm Prix de Rome

David Verbeek is a Canadian designer, researcher and urbanist working with OMA (Office for Metropolitan Architecture) in Rotterdam and the winner of the Canada Council for the Arts Prix de Rome in Architecture for Emerging Practitioners.

A graduate of the University of Toronto, David received his Master of Architecture from the John H. Daniels Faculty of Architecture, Landscape & Design, where he was awarded the RAIC Gold Medal, the AIA Henry Adams Medal, and the OAA Architectural Guild Medal.

In addition to previous work with Lateral Office in Toronto and Xaveer de Geyter Architects in Brussels, David has held research and teaching assistant positions in architecture, urban design, and representation at the University of Toronto. His writing, research and design projects have been exhibited and published internationally.

David previously completed a degree in Urban Design and Environmental Studies at Dalhousie University’s Faculty of Architecture and Planning and was awarded the Faculty Thesis Prize, University Medal in Community Design, and the CIP Award of Excellence & Fellows’ Travel Scholarship.

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