1. Toronto’s waterfront
redevelopment has created
spaces for residents of all ages.
(Image: Connie Tsang)
2. When completed, the
Innovation Centre will reinvent
how employees work together
in Toronto’s rapidly evolving
creative and technology sectors.
3. A new building (shown)
is connected by a sky bridge
to a repurposed factory at
Google’s Pittsburgh complex.
(Image: Dennis Marsico)
4. Google is just one of the
tech companies contributing
to Pittsburgh’s reputation as the
Silicon Valley of the East.
(Image: David Aschkenas)
“We don’t want to discourage
reinvestment, but it’s important that we
assist [Pittsburgh communities under
redevelopment] in understanding how
design can play a role…that actually
benefits the neighborhood—that way
they are decision-makers in the process,
rather than having it happen to them.”
—CHRIS KOCH, DESIGN CENTER PITTSBURGH