Architect and community visionary Joe Wai dead at 76

By Farrah Merali, CBC News Posted: Jan 13, 2017

Renowned architect and community activist Joe Wai has died from complications related to an aneurysm. His family confirmed he passed away Wednesday evening at Vancouver General hospital.
Friends and family are remembering Wai as a tenacious leader, community visionary and the man who shaped Vancouver’s Chinatown into what it is today. Read more …

Joe Wai in a1987 CBC interview about the design of the Dr. Sun Yat-Sen Classical garden in Vancouver.