Camosun College - First Nations Gathering Place

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The conical and open-sided design was inspired by traditional Coast Salish building style.

The conical and open-sided design was inspired by traditional Coast Salish building style.

The Gathering Place used 18 huge cedar logs to support the structure and within the circular structure, a gas-powered fire, surrounded by stones, centered in a broad expanse of floor.

Three tiers of wooden benches look in from the sides offering circular seating for approximately 200 people.

Project Specifications

Location
Victoria

Building Structure Type
First Nations

Owner/Developer
Camosun College

Service Areas

Wood Design

Wood Design

Practice Areas

Structural Engineering

Structural Engineering

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