Looking for some insight into a possible new career? Come down to the Rotary Career Symposium at the RBC Convention Centre today and tomorrow to see displays, speakers and ask questions! Arccadd Architecture Inc will be presenting on the topic of Drafting Technology. Have you ever wondered what a Drafting Technologist does? Or how to become one? Join us at 10:30am!
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We have two free tickets to give away for this Thursday’s screening of RECONVERSÃO at Cinematheque, proudly sponsored by the Winnipeg Architecture Foundation and Arccadd Architecture Inc. In order to win the tickets you’ll have to answer a trivia question. What number can be found on the arccadd architecture stamp? (hint: it’s in our blog) Please submit your answer to our Facebook page.
Show starts at 7pm on February 27th at Cinematheque 100 Arthur St, Winnipeg, MB.
By request here are some more photos of the new boutique hotel Mere…
…and restaurant Cibo Waterfront Café.
Photo credit: Brian Gould Photography
We are pleased to announce the opening of Cibo Waterfront Café “a fresh food, Mediterranean inspired café located right on the banks of the Red River. Open for breakfast, lunch and dinner.”
Cibo (pronounced CHEE-Boh) is Italian for food.
Photo Credit: Brian Gould Photography
“Reconversão portrays 17 buildings and projects by Portuguese architect Eduardo Souto Moura, accompanied usually by his own writings. It is a search for his architecture, without critical commentary. Only the tour guide at Braga Stadium offers generalizations, which fit that work well enough, but it may be the exception, not the rule. Souto Moura has the last word: “If there is nothing there, I invent a pre-existence.” Technically, Reconversão combines the crudeness of proto-cinema with the hyperrealism of digital cinema, bringing us back to the ideals of Dziga Vertov. Shooting only one or two frames per second and animating the images, in the manner of Muybridge, produces greater resolution, although not necessarily a greater sense of reality, and brings attention to the movements of water and vegetation that generally pass unnoticed.”
Winnipeg’s newest boutique hotel, Mere, has turned up the heat on this cold winter day with colour changing flood lights!
Winnipeggers are beginning to feel the familiar bite of a new winter setting in. If you are looking for something to do on a cold winter evening, may I suggest you take in a film over at Cinematheque? Check out ARCHITECTURE+FILM, a series of “films which focus on architecture and design”.
Congratulations to Anjali Talwar of Winnipeg. Anjali was the 100th person to like our Facebook page. We have made a $100 donation to the Winnipeg Architecture Foundation on behalf of Anjali. Arccadd Architecture Inc. was inspired by the online response so we have decided to match the donation amount for a total of $200 going to support the Winnipeg Architecture Foundation. Thank you to everyone for visiting our small corner of the internet and making our launch a success.
We will donate $100 to the Winnipeg Architecture Foundation on behalf of the 100th person to like our Facebook page.
Arccadd Architecture Inc is pleased to introduce you to the Winnipeg Architecture Foundation.
“The Winnipeg Architecture Foundation (WAF) is a nonprofit, registered charitable organisation dedicated to advancing the awareness and appreciation of Winnipeg’s built environment through public education.”
Please visit their website to donate and shop. See how you can help them make a difference in our rich architectural community.