Two Farrow projects receive prestigious awards
TORONTO, August 14, 2013 - The John C. and Sally Horsfall Eaton Centre for Ambulatory Care at St. John’s Rehab Hospital in Toronto has been awarded Highly Commended recognition at the 9th Design & Health World Congress & Exhibition held in Brisbane, Australia. The project, designed by Farrow Partnership Architects in joint venture with Montgomery Sisam Architects, was recognized in the International Health Project (under 40,000 square metre) category.
In addition, Colchester East Hants Health Centre in Truro, Nova Scotia, designed by Farrow in association with WHW Architects, won an Award of Merit in the Lieutenant Governor's Design Awards in Architecture at a special ceremony at Government House, Halifax.
Totem poles start to take shape
TORONTO, June 10, 2013 - One of three totem poles bound for the entrance to the St. Mary’s Hospital, designed by Farrow Partnership in association with Perkins+Will, is now being carved beside the hospital, adjacent to Highway 101, by artist Andrew U’magalis Puglas and his team. The carvers are skillfully bringing out figures of a noble woman, a double headed sea serpent and a great golden eagle from the eight-metre cedar pole. Read the full article here.
Tye Farrow elected to University of Toronto's College of Electors
TORONTO, June 10, 2013 - Farrow Partnership Senior Partner, Tye Farrow, has been elected to the position of Vice Chair to the Executive Committee of the College of Electors beginning in July 2013. The College of Electors (College), established by the Governing Council of the University of Toronto in 1971, is a group of members representing the constituent alumni associations of the University of Toronto Alumni Association (UTAA). The members of the College are responsible for electing the Chancellor and the alumni members (alumni governors) of the Governing Council.
Farrow short listed in international design awards
TORONTO, May 21, 2013 - Farrow’s E’Terra Samara Tree House Villas concept, designed by Tye Farrow and Patrick Spear, is one of two international “drawing board” projects to be short listed for Best Future Building – Commercial in the Leading European Architects Forum Awards.Now in its 10th year, the Emirates Glass LEAF Awards honour the architects designing the buildings and solutions that are setting the benchmark for the international architectural community. Winners will be announced at the LEAF Awards Gala Dinner, to be held in London on 20th, September 2013.
Farrow project featured in Australian publication
TORONTO, May 16, 2013
- The recently opened St. Mary's Hospital
project published in DesignBuild article. Read it here
Farrow featured in Globe and Mail's Report on Business
TORONTO, May 6, 2013
- The recently opened St.Mary's Hospital
in Sechelt, BC, is covered in today's issue of the Globe and Mail's Report on Business. Read the full article here
Farrow work featured in the Globe and Mail
TORONTO, April 22, 2013 - Farrow’s innovative design for the E’Terra Samara luxury tree house villas caught the eye of Globe and Mail Real Estate Features Writer, John Bentley Mays. Read the full article here.
Farrow Partnership celebrates opening of St. Mary's Hospital
TORONTO, April 16, 2013 - The new St. Mary's Hospital facility was designed with the goal of becoming North America's first carbon-neutral hospital. Read the full press release here.
Tye Farrow featured in major New Zealand newspaper
TORONTO, March 21, 2013 - In an interview with the major daily newspaper of Christchurch, New Zealand, Farrow Partnership senior partner, Tye Farrow, discusses how the innovative use of natural materials, including timber, enhances healing and well-being in health care environments. Read the article here.