Andrew Frontini


Design Director, Ontario


+1 (416) 217-6535

Andrew is a Principal at Perkins+Will and the Design Director of the Toronto and Ottawa studios. Andrew’s design approach is driven by a strong social agenda. He uses bold material expressions and considered responses to context to create space around which communities form. His designs for universities, municipalities, library systems, and commercial and corporate clients have been published internationally and recognized through numerous design awards.

Andrew has taught at the University of Waterloo and serves as a visiting critic at the University of Waterloo, University of Toronto and the Ryerson University School of Architecture. Andrew shares his passion for design through exhibitions, published articles, and speaking engagements. Recent projects include Ryerson University’s Daphne Cockwell Health Sciences Complex, University of Waterloo’s Engineering 5 and 7, the Nathan Phillips Square Revitalization in Toronto, the Meadowvale Community Centre and Library in Mississauga, the Albion District Library in Etobicoke, and the Bank of Canada Head Office Renewal in Ottawa.