John & Patricia Patkau: “Escape from/to Architecture”
Patkau Architects was founded by spouses John Patkau and Patricia Patkau in Canada in 1978. The firm has been recipient of several architectural design awards including the Royal Architectural Institute of Canada Gold Medal. Both Patricia Patkau and John Patkau are Honorary Fellows of the American Institute of Architects (AIA) and of the Royal Institute of British Architects (RIBA). Of their latest projects, two of their most critically acclaimed are the Varsity Centre for High Performance Sport (University of Toronto) and the School of Art Building (University of Manitoba).