Grosvenor Capital Corporation
North Vancouver, BC
3,298 sm (35,500 sf)
As part of a high rise residential tower on Lower Lonsdale (North Vancouver), this multi-level community recreation project adds to the Rogers Plaza pedestrian network. Providing youth and senior’s social spaces, craft workshops, gymnasium, and fitness activities on several vertical levels, the centre provides a well-loved community amenity to the neighbourhood.
Concept sketch of the frontage of the John Braithwaite Community Centre.
View of the main entrance at West 1st Street.
A space for impromptu conversations with familiar faces. The central stair, detailed for visual transparency, serves as a spine that ties all the community center spaces together.
Interior view of the social spaces.
The glazed stair access allows visual connectivity between user groups.