Basin Media Hub

Location: Toronto, Ontario
Client: Hudson Pacific Properties for CreateTO invited competition
Design Only

Stemming from a CreateTO competition, Basin Media Hub is a television and digital media production studio with a secure and reconfigurable six-stage studio complex as well as an additional 23,000 sf sound stage, addressing content providers’ skyrocketing demand for production space. A complete suite of generous support and back-of-house facilities is also included in the design alongside thoughtful adaptive reuse of the existing heritage Sun Oil building and integrated with environmental and planning challenges at this site located in Toronto’s Portlands.

Dusk rendering of York Condos
Dusk rendering of York Condos
lakeside boardwalk that passes by a large complex of commercial buildings with colourful public art on the side of film production sound stages
winter rendering of a complex of commercial buildings that includes some adaptive reuse and large black box soundstages