Aboriginal Centre at The Forks
This thesis contains an architectural program to fulfill the requirements for the Master of Architecture Degree at the University of Manitoba. The sections include: Introduction; Document Organization; Aboriginal Culture (symbolism, the circle, the square, form and space, sacred places, dignity regained, contemporary expression); Contextual Analysis (history of The Forks, new direction); Project Description (facility, design goals and objectives); Program Approach; Site Selection; Constraints (site, flooding, climate, zoning & codes, technology); Design Guidlelines (image, site development, circulation, security, flexibility, growth allowance, building systems); Area Requirements Summary; Component Relationship Diagram; Design Block Information; Appendix A (flood zone guidelines); Appendix B (climate data); Appendix C (code requirements); Appendix D (status report – Aboriginal presence at The Forks): Appendix E (relevant information – precedents); Bibliography and References. Photographs, drawings and charts are included.
Hasiuk, Greg. 1992. Aboriginal Centre at The Forks . Winnipeg, Manitoba: University of Manitoba. Thesis Comprehensive, Department of Architecture.
[ Thesis 126pp.) (MM) ]