Nominations open for the Edmonton Urban Design Awards
The City of Edmonton and the Royal Architectural Institute of Canada Edmonton Chapter have teamed up once again to present the Edmonton Urban Design Awards. Nominations for the awards, which recognize outstanding urban design in Edmonton, are...
Jun 30, 2015 11:00PM
Recipients of 2014 Nova Scotia Lieutenant Governor Design Awards announced
The Nova Scotia Association of Architects (NSAA) recently announced the 2014 recipients of the Lieutenant Governor’s Design Awards in Architecture. In its official comments and report, the awards jury cited that...
Jun 30, 2015 2:00PM
Toronto's Queens Quay opens after three-year revitalization period
After three years of construction, Toronto’s revitalized waterfront boulevard is open—on schedule and in time for the Redpath Waterfront Festival and the upcoming Pan Am and Parapan Am Games. Once a street that featured poor...
Jun 29, 2015 12:00PM
2015 AIBC Architectural Awards deadline extended to July 6th
The Architectural Institute of British Columbia showcases the best in BC architecture through its highly respected Architectural Awards program.
Jun 29, 2015 1:00AM
Smarter. Faster. Tougher. An Exhibition on Sports, Fashion + Tech
Opening with the Pan Am games, the Design Exchange’s 2015 summer/fall exhibition focuses on sportswear, and is the second offsite exhibition that will run in the heart of the PanAm Village in the Distillery District. The exhibition runs...
Jun 28, 2015 7:00PM
From the Inside Out: Integrating Art and Architecture on the West Coast
A uniquely West Coast style of Modernist art and architecture flourished on Vancouver’s North Shore from the late 1940s to the early 1980s. Inspired by the rugged beauty of the coast and its soaring mountain backdrop, aspiring architects...
Jun 28, 2015 3:30AM