Helena Grdadolnik, M.Arch, MRAIC is an Associate Director of Workshop Architecture, recipients of the 2013 OAA’s Best Emerging Practice Award and a Toronto Urban Design Award for the Green Line project (www.greenlinetoronto.ca). She has a Masters in Architecture as well as expertise in urban design, cultural policy and community engagement. Since 2012 Helena has been an Executive Committee member of the Toronto Society of Architects and on the board of the City of Toronto’s Public Art Commission. She was a Senior Architectural Advisor for the English government from 2006-09 and has been a lecturer/critic at Emily Carr University, UBC, U of T, York and OCADU. Helena regularly writes for architecture and design publications and is the co-author of two books: Towards an Ethical Architecture andThe Contemporary Canadian Metropolis.