Jan. 17, 2013
This year’s Grand SADI Winner, The CORE, illustrates that regional malls can still stand out in an era when they are being disparaged as relics of the past. The project, located in Calgary, Canada, was not simply a renovation. The design team was charged with uniting three disjointed properties into a single multi-use urban complex. On an architectural level, the idea was to create a seamless connection between the center’s urban exterior and high street interior.