Seven Generations Centre for Advanced Technology & Skills

Seven Generations Education Institute | 2019 | 37,000 sq ft

This building, located in Fort Frances, is the flagship educational facility for the Seven Generations Education Institute. Its configuration is an exploration of the traditional longhouse. The building utilizes structural insulated panels for both roof and wall assemblies representing a significant increase in envelope performance. The curved roof volume accommodates approx. 10,000 sq ft of future expansion space allowing the educational program to grow without significant traditional building expense.

Photos by Paige Tuusa, Nelson Architecture