With expertise ranging from architecture to urban design, THE OPEN WORKSHOP uses a multidisciplinary approach to provide innovative, project-specific design solutions. Recognized for its design-research, the office has a record of complex projects that engage multiple systems and stakeholders.
THE OPEN WORKSHOP is an architecture and urban design firm based in Toronto and San Francisco. The firm has been recognized through international competitions, exhibitions, and publications that focus on how design-research can renegotiate the relationship between architecture and its environment. The firm’s approach relies on transcalar design techniques that find opportunities to couple environmental, political, economic and social factors. The Open Workshop is a licensed architectural practice (OAA) that holds a Certificate of Practice in Ontario.