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Experts examine Vancouver library

Moshe Safdie achieved worldwide fame when his sensational Habitat pavilion was the showcase of Expo 67. The visionary architect went on to design some of the country's best-known buildings, including the National Gallery of Canada, Vancouver's Library Square and the massive rebuild of Toronto's Pearson Airport. Millions of Canadians experience the power of his architecture daily. CBC looks at Safdie's career.

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Architecture critic Adele Freedman and architectural historian Andrew Gruft discuss the new library.
Medium: Radio
Program: The Arts Tonight
Broadcast Date: May 29, 1995
Guests: Adele Freedman, Andrew Gruft
Host: Eleanor Wachtel
Duration: 13:47

Last updated: June 7, 2013

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