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Christopher Simmonds Architect

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Creating community, integrating sustainable materials and technologies, and applying the principles of Feng Shui are the three pillars of Christopher Simmonds’ design philosophy.  “When a group of...

Creating community, integrating sustainable materials and technologies, and applying the principles of Feng Shui are the three pillars of Christopher Simmonds’ design philosophy.  “When a group of spaces is shaped to encourage human interaction and participation while respecting individual autonomy, privacy and safety, an environment can be created which sustains community.” Based in Ottawa, Canada’s national capital, Simmonds designs spaces to be flexible enough for multiple uses and adaptable over time and is rigourous regarding, in the selection of materials not only for aesthetic purposes, but with regard to ethical manufacturing processes, durability and disposability.







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