Wednesday, November 7th
6:30pm – 8:30pm
989 Nelson Street
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Since it was first completed in 1957, the B.C. Electric building at Nelson and Burrard Streets has been a landmark of Modernist architecture. A quarter century ago work began on the adaptive reuse of this former head office as a residential building, The Electra. Hear about this successful Vancouver project, its history and legacy from Architect Paul Merrick in conversation with Heritage Consultant Donald Luxton.