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

Design — 2015



The majority of Toronto’s central waterfront is defined by a hard edge that separates lake and city. Pier House is a project that grows from the landscape - an investigation of how a continuous edge can be broken, integrating the permeable, growing, and sometimes submerged with the hard and static.