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RECENT PUBLICATIONS

  • Books:
  • Nickl-Weller, Christine and Nickl, Hans. Masterpieces – Hospital Architecture + Design
    Braun Publishing AG: Berlin, 2009 (featuring: Thunder Bay Regional Health Sciences Centre)

  • Galindo, Michelle. 1000 x Architecture of the Americas
    Verlaghaus Braun: Berlin, 2008 (featuring: Thunder Bay Regional Health Sciences Centre)

  • Guenther, Robin and Vittori, Gail. Sustainable Health Architecture
    John Wiley & Sons: New Jersey, 2008 (featuring: Thunder Bay Regional Health Sciences Centre and Credit Valley Hospital)

  • Aghayere, Abi and Vigil, Jason. Structural Wood Design
    John Wiley & Sons: New Jersey, 2007 (featuring: Credit Valley Hospital)

  • McMinn, John and Polo, Marco. 41º to 66º: Regional Responses to Sustainable Architecture in Canada
    Cambridge Galleries Design at Riverside: Cambridge, Canada, 2007 (featuring: Thunder Bay Regional Health Sciences Centre)  

  • Articles:
  • "Bringing Healthy Design to the Suburbs,Canadian Architect, March 2011

    "Making Space for Reliable Magic,OAA Perspectives, Spring 2010 (featuring: Farrow studio in Toronto)
     

  • "Sacred Spaces," World Health Design, January 2010
    (Tye Farrow is one of four experts who provides a North American perspective on the drivers of change in 2010)

  • "Design Quality Standards: Intangibles that bring hospitals to life," World Health Design, October 2009
    (a summary of Farrow's research project that assessed the effectiveness of a step-by-step model)  
  • “Clean your Hands” in “Innovation by design” column feature, World Health Design, April 2009
    (featuring: hand washing units at Credit Valley Hospital)

  • “Making a Difference in Lives,” Healthcare World, Spring 2008
    (featuring: Credit Valley Hospital)

  • “Designing Inspiring Spaces,” LIV (Volvo Magazine), Issue No. 1 2008
    (featuring: Credit Valley Hospital)


    Bluewater Health, Sarnia, Ontario*

    • “The Future of Healthcare Services”
      Construction Canada, May 2004

    • “Designers Aiming High on Sarnia Hospital Plan”
      Daily Commercial News, June 10, 2002

    • “Salter Farrow Pilon Designing New Hospital for Sarnia”
      Building magazine, June/July 2002

    • “Architects for Hospital go to Work”
      The Observer, June 2002

    • Project Credits
      * completed with associate architects Stantec Architecture


    Credit Valley Hospital, Mississauga, Ontario

    • Books:
    • Nickl-Weller, Christine and Nickl, Hans. Masterpieces – Hospital Architecture + Design
      Braun Publishing AG: Berlin, 2009

    • Galindo, Michelle. 1000 x Architecture of the Americas
      Verlaghaus Braun: Berlin, 2008

    • Aghayere, Abi and Vigil, Jason. Structural Wood Design
      John Wiley & Sons: New Jersey, 2007

    • Nordbeck, Catharina. Wood WORKS! Awards
      Canadian Wood Council: North Bay, 2006 

    • Articles:
    • “Firm sees future in infection-control units"
      Daily Commercial News, September 14, 2009

    • “Making a Difference in Lives”
      Healthcare World, Spring 2008

    • “Because they Dared to Dream”
      Hospital News, March 2008

    • “Landmarks, pinnacles, passages – 2007 Year in Review”
      Globe and Mail, December 29, 2007

    • “Why is hospital design so unhealthy?”
      Globe and Mail, December 15, 2007

    • “Healthcare Structures”
      Canadian Consulting Engineer, December 2007

    • “Health by Design”
      Toronto Star, July 29, 2007

    • “Let there be light”
      Azure, November/December 2006

    • “Healthcare in the Mist: Wood and Fire Suppression”
      Construction Canada, September 2006

    • “Evidence-based Design”
      Award magazine, March 2005

    • “CVH measures superior performance through evidence based design”
      Hospital News, February 2005

    • “Credit Valley Hospital”
      Steel Design (Dofasco) article, January 2005

    • “Architects await new research process: Evidence-based design study at hospital could influence future building projects”
      The Globe & Mail, Report on Business, January 2005

    • “Going with the grain”
      HD: The journal for healthcare design and development, February, 2004

    • “Water Mist Technology for Fire Suppression”
      Municipal World, June 2003

    • “Design Considerations for Water Mist Technology and Fire Suppression”
      Municipal World, 2003
      World Architecture magazine, October 2001


    Millbank Residence, Toronto, Ontario

    • “Toronto’s Top 1000 Homes”
      Whose House?, 2008

    • “Design delight in a sea of infill monstrosities“
      The Globe and Mail, October 2006


    Norfolk General Hospital, Simcoe, Ontario

    • “Norfolk General Hospital”
      Award magazine, March 2005

    • “Norfolk General Hospital”
      Daily Commercial News, February 2005

    • “New look for NGH unveiled”
      Simcoe Reformer, Friday, January 14, 2005


    Ontario Provincial Police Headquarters, Orillia, Ontario*

    • Books:
    • Phillips, Todd and Griebel, Michael. Building Type Basics for Justice Facilities
      John Wiley & Sons, Inc.: New Jersey, 2003 

    • Articles:
    • American Institute of Architects
      Justice Building Award, 1999

    • Architectural Record
      June 1998

    • Canadian Architect
      January 1996

    • Project Credits
      * Salter Farrow Pilon (Farrow Partners, Salter Pilon Architects, successors)


    Thunder Bay Regional Health Sciences Centre, Thunder Bay, Ontario*

    • Books:
    • Nickl-Weller, Christine and Nickl, Hans. Masterpieces – Hospital Architecture + Design
      Braun Publishing AG: Berlin, 2009

    • Galindo, Michelle. 1000 x Architecture of the Americas
      Verlaghaus Braun: Berlin, 2008

    • Guenther, Robin and Vittori, Gail. Sustainable Health Architecture
      John Wiley & Sons: New Jersey, 2008

    • McMinn, John and Polo, Marco. 41º to 66º: Regional Responses to Sustainable Architecture in Canada
      Cambridge Galleries Design At Riverside: Cambridge, Canada, 2007

    • Changing Places of Digi-log Future. Institute of Millenium Enviornmental Design & Research, Yonsei University, 2006
      Institute of Millenium Enviornmental Design & Research, Yonsei University, 2006

    • Dilani, Alan. Design + Health IV: Future Trends in Healthcare Design
      Design and Health: Huddinge, Sweden, 2006

    • Ferrara, Luigi and Visser, Emily. Canada Innovates: Sustainable Building
      School of Design, George Brown College: Toronto, 2006

    • Nordbeck, Catharina. Wood WORKS! Awards
      Canadian Wood Council: North Bay, 2006

    • Rostenberg, Bill. The Architecture of Medical Imaging: Designing Healthcare Facilities for Advanced Radiological Diagnostic and Therapeutic Techniques
      John Wiley & Son: New Jersey, 2006

    • Rochon, Lisa. Up North: where Canada’s architecture meets the land
      Key Porter Books Limited: Toronto, 2005 

    • Articles:
    • "Psychosocially supportive design: a salutogenic approach to the design of the physical environment"
      International Hospital Federation Reference Book, 2008/2009

    • Architectural Review Magazine, London England, feature article
      May 2005

    • Canadian Facilities Management and Design
      January 2005

    • Architectural Design
      January 2005

    • Wood Le Bois
      January 2005

    • Thunder Bay Health Centre, Design connected to nature makes powerful equation for healing
      Wood Design & Building, Winter 2004/2005 – Number 30

    • Canadian Healthcare Engineering Society (CHES) Quarterly
      Winter 2004/2005

    • “Thunder Bay Regional Health Sciences Centre”
      Islam + Architecture, November/December 2004

    • “Architects find wood works”
      Globe and Mail, February 3, 2004

    • “Holistic Treatment”
      Canadian Architect, February, 2004

    • “Going with the grain”
      HD: The journal for healthcare design and development, February, 2004

    • Canadian Architect
      December 2003

    • Award magazine
      December 2003

    • Hospital News
      November 2003

    • $160M Hospital Uses Wood as Key Building Material
      Daily Commercial News, June 13, 2002

    • Building the Future Architect Award, 2001
      Wood Works/Canadian Wood Council Canada

    • World Architecture magazine, October 2001
      Wood Works/Canadian Wood Council Canada

    • Perspectives magazine
      Spring 2000

    • Project Credits
      * Salter Farrow Pilon (Farrow Partners, Salter Pilon Architects, successors)


    Wellesley Central Place, The Rekai Centre, Toronto

    • “Tranquil space in the busy city”
      SABMag, November/December 2008

    • “Wellesley Central Place”
      Award magazine, March 2005


    138 MacPherson Avenue, Toronto

    • Toronto Life Fashion Magazine
      December/January 1998

    • Toronto Life Fashion Magazine
      September 1997

    • A Master of Space and Light
      Globe and Mail, August 30, 1997