In this section, you’ll find detailed case studies of Artscape projects, including the Parkdale Arts and Cultural Centre, Artscape Gibraltar Point, Artscape Distillery Studios, Artscape Wychwood Barns, and Artscape Triangle Lofts. Additional case studies will be added to Artscape DIY on an ongoing basis, including Artscape West Queen West, Artscape Liberty Village, Theatre Passe Muraille, and Artscape projects currently under construction, such as the Regent Park Arts and Cultural Centre and Artscape YOUNGplace.
These case studies tell the story of Artscape’s buildings from initial inception to current operations, and offer a detailed view into how our projects came to life. Read the case study narrative, click through the illustrated project timelines, watch interviews with key project partners, and explore project materials and archives. In this section, you’ll find:
Complete Case Study Narratives
Read historical information about the neighbourhood, information on the project’s design/build, and key lessons learned.
Illustrated Project Timelines
Click through select photos capturing the project’s history, from archival photos of the project site, to photos of the project’s construction and opening.
Browse archival material related to each project, including newspaper and other media articles, Artscape newsletters, and other information.
Watch interviews with key project partners and view historic photo galleries, as well as galleries of the interior, exterior, and construction phases of projects.
Review key documents and collateral from each project, including feasibility studies, business plans, calls for proposals, promotional materials, and more.