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Marco Polo graduated from the University of British Columbia School of Architecture in 1985, and subsequently worked in professional practice in Toronto before becoming editor of Canadian Architect...

Marco Polo graduated from the University of British Columbia School of Architecture in 1985, and subsequently worked in professional practice in Toronto before becoming editor of Canadian Architect in 1997, a position he held until 2003. Marco joined Ryerson University’s Department of Architectural Science in 2002, where he is now Associate Professor. He served as editor of The Prix de Rome in Architecture: A Retrospective, and co-edited, with Professors Colin Ripley and Arthur Wrigglesworth of Ryerson University, In the Place of Sound: Architecture/Music/Acoustics. His research, which concerns the history, theory and criticism of Canadian Modern architecture, was recognized with the Ryerson University Faculty of Engineering, Architecture and Science Research Excellence Award for 2006.