The University of Toronto & A Building Shaped Like a Peacock

000016torontoAt and around the University of Toronto. A sunny exploratory stroll over Christmas break with my person and his brother. 000013toronto

000017torontoThe Robarts Library (the two pictures below), is one of the more important North American examples of brutalist architecture, a style clearly designed to remind humans of life’s bleak reality so that they succumb to their assigned life’s drudgery for the betterment of the motherland. Anyway, the building also happens to look like a scary geometric peacock– hence it’s nickname “The Peacock.”  000014toronto


000012toronto[35mm taken with my Canon EOS Rebel 2000]

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