Gareth Hoskins Architects has been shortlisted with four other firms for the design of a new £15 million Fort York Visitor Centre project in Toronto, Canada
The architects is the only British firm on the list. The others are:
- Baird Sampson Neuert Architects
- Diamond and Schmitt Architects Incorporated
- Du Toit Architects
- Patkau Architects
The new 2,300 square metre visitors centre will include a significant gateway, reception, retail sales, food service and other facilities. The design will also include site orientation, exhibition space and space for curatorial offices and administrative functions.
The current Fort York was built in 1793 on one of the earliest settlements that would become the city of Toronto.