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Canadian Architect
Canadian Architect is a magazine for architects and related professionals practicing in Canada. Canada's only monthly design publication, Canadian Architect has been in continuous publication since 1955.
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    LAMP Lighting Design Competition open for entries

    June 1, 2016 by Canadian Architect

    L A M P (Lighting Architecture Movement Project) is preparing for its fourth annual international lighting design competition and is sending out a call for entries to designers worldwide to participate. The design event will be held this November in

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    Pierre Lassonde pavilion to open on June 24

    April 29, 2016 by Canadian Architect

    The Musée national des beaux-arts du Québec (MNBAQ) has announced that it will open its new building, the Pierre Lassonde pavilion, on June 24, 2016.  Designed by OMA (Office for Metropolitan Architecture) in collaboration with Provencher_Roy architectes of Montréal, the

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    Kengo Kuma to design Vancouver skyscraper

    April 28, 2016 by Canadian Architect

    Japanese architect Kengo Kuma has been selected to design the Alberni high-rise in Vancouver. The announcement was made by Ian Gillespie, president and founder of Westbank, who is developing the project with Peterson. This will be the first residential high-rise in North America

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    American Society of Architectural Illustrators recognizes Canadian talent

    April 28, 2016 by Canadian Architect

    Several Canadians are among the winners of the 31st Annual Architecture in Perspective awards, given by the American Society of Architectural Illustrators. The winners of Awards of Excellence include Ontario architect Howard Rideout, Norm Li, Jon Soules, and Jose Trinidad.

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    Canadian architects featured in Time-Space-Existence exhibition at Venice Architecture Biennale

    April 28, 2016 by Canadian Architect

    The work of three Canadian architects will be featured in the TIME-SPACE-EXISTENCE exhibition at the Venice Architecture Biennale, curated by Pritzker Prize winner Alejandro Aravena. FWC Architecture is a small studio based in Vancouver that focuses solely on the design

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    Cornelia Hahn Oberlander receives inaugural Governor General’s Medal in Landscape Architecture

    April 25, 2016 by Canadian Architect

    The Canadian Society of Landscape Architects (CSLA) is pleased to announce that Cornelia Hahn Oberlander, O.C., MBCSLA, FCSLA, FASLA, has been selected by the jury as the inaugural recipient of the Governor General’s Medal in Landscape Architecture. The Governor General’s

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    Taylor Institute for Teaching and Learning opens at the University of Calgary

    April 21, 2016 by Canadian Architect

    The Taylor Institute for Teaching and Learning, completed by Diamond Schmitt Architects (design architect) with Gibbs Gage (architects of record) has opened at the University of Calgary. The research centre is dedicated to advancing the learning process across a wide

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    The Buildings Show calls for seminar proposals

    April 21, 2016 by Canadian Architect

    The Buildings Show is calling for submissions to speak as part of the show’s seminar program, from November 30-December 1, 2016. Including Construct Canada, IIDEXCanada, PM Expo, Homebuilding & Renovator Expo, and World of Concrete, The Buildings Show is North America’s

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    Winners of Backwoods Cabin of the Future competition announced

    April 21, 2016 by Canadian Architect

    Community Forests International’s  panel of judges faced a larger than anticipated challenge last week, when 62 entries from 24 different countries were submitted to the organization’s Backwoods Cabin of the Future competition. The winning design will be awarded a cash prize and will

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    Call for speakers for the 2017 World Design Summit and Congress

    April 21, 2016 by Canadian Architect

    Architects, interior designers, graphic designers, industrial designers, landscape architects, urban planners and members of the international design community are invited to take part in the World Design Summit Congress in Montréal, Canada, from October 16-25, 2017. The Summit’s theme is

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