Michael Bootsma

Adjunct Professor

Michael is an architect licensed by the OAA. He studied at the University of Waterloo School of Architecture where he received the OAA Guild Medal for his graduate thesis on civic infrastructure. Michael has worked in London, Rotterdam, and Toronto on projects including the National Gallery of England, social housing developments in the Netherlands, and Toronto’s Union Station. Most recently with PARTISANS he was the project lead on Ontario Place, Luminato Festival 2016 at the Hearn Generating Station which received a Toronto Urban Design Award, and, in partnership with CMHC and WoodGreen Community Services, on research into prototypes for transitional housing for youth.