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Ontario Science Centre Saddened by the Passing of Raymond Moriyama

September 03, 2023

Statement from the Ontario Science Centre on the passing of Raymond Moriyama.

TORONTO (September 3, 2023)
- We are deeply saddened by the passing of Raymond Moriyama, one of Canada’s most prominent and celebrated architects, and send our condolences to his family, friends and colleagues.

His unique vision for many iconic buildings including the Ontario Science Centre has left an indelible mark in this country and beyond. We’re grateful to Mr. Moriyama for his strong support of the Science Centre and for designing one of the first interactive science centres in the world.

Raymond Moriyama was a powerful presence embodying innovation, creativity and collaboration and played a significant role in the vision, creation and ongoing mission of the Science Centre. We encourage everyone to watch the documentary Magical Imperfection and learn more about this legendary Canadian.

— The Ontario Science Centre

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