Philip J. Currie Dinosaur Museum (2015 R+D Awards Citation)

Jul 31, 2015

For the Philip J. Currie Dinosaur Museum, Teeple Architects designed the triangulated structure and its exposed timber skeleton—a pivoted A-frame in which as many as six structural members can converge at one joint. Teeple Architects created custom laminated plywood nodes to support their angular timber structure and design.

Project: Philip J. Currie Dinosaur Museum (Wembley, Alberta)
Design Firm:Teeple Architects (Toronto)
Architect of Record: Architecture | Tkalcic Bengert

(2015 R+D Awards recipient)

R+D Awards
ARCHITECT magazine’s annual R+D Awards program honors the research and technologies that have advanced the profession at every scale—from design strategies and building products to fabrication methods, installations, software, and materials.

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Hanley Wood

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