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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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    Design team announced for Artscape Launchpad on the Toronto Waterfront

    March 23, 2016 by Canadian Architect

    Rendering of the proposed development. The black swath indicates the location of Artscape Launchpad. Image courtesy of Daniels Corporation. Artscape, a not-for-profit urban development organization that makes space for creativity and transforms communities, has selected the design team for their new

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    DBR design-build students create installation for TED2016

    March 19, 2016 by Canadian Architect

    Photo by Ema Peter. University students from Vancouver-based design-build school DBR have created a striking architectural installation for the TED2016 conference held in Feburary.  Entitled ELEVATE, the installation is a collection of wood warming huts—each 16 feet wide by 30 feet long—that sit on

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    Architecture for Humanity relaunches as the Open Architecture Collaborative

    March 18, 2016 by Canadian Architect

    The 30-chapter international organization of volunteer humanitarian designers and architects, once affiliated with defunct nonprofit Architecture for Humanity, have relaunched as the Open Architecture Collaborative. After over a year of development, the Open Architecture Collaborative (OAC) has determined an ongoing, autonomous

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    Architecture firms recognized among Canada’s Best Managed Companies

    March 17, 2016 by Canadian Architect

    Several architecture firms have been recognized among Canada’s Best Managed Companies in 2015. This award recognizes Canadian owned and managed companies with revenues over $10 million that have continuously outperformed their competitors by creating jobs, achieving sustainable growth and excelling both at home and abroad. The

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    Renderings released for Bjarke Ingels-designed development in Toronto

    March 16, 2016 by Canadian Architect

    Acclaimed Danish architect Bjarke Ingels, principal of Bjarke Ingels Group (BIG), has revealed his vision for a landmark block of Toronto’s King Street West. The announcement was made to a capacity audience, from the worlds of architecture and design, arts

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    Canadian Net-­Zero Energy home builders recognized

    March 16, 2016 by Canadian Architect

    Canada’s elite net-zero energy (NZE) home builders gathered last week in Ottawa to celebrate and accept awards for their contribution to the largest Canadian net-zero energy (NZE) housing demonstration project by advancing building science and responding to the global climate change challenge.

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    Critics’ Night with Paul Goldberger & Emmanuel Caille

    March 14, 2016 by Canadian Architect

    La Maison de l’architecture du Québec (MAQ) and the Royal Architectural Institute of Canada (RAIC) are pleased to invite you to an exceptional evening celebrating architectural criticism, featuring the Western world’s top architectural writers. Come and take part in a

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    MJMA receives RAIC’s 2016 Architectural Firm Award

    March 11, 2016 by Canadian Architect

    MacLennan Jaunkalns Miller Architects (MJMA), a Toronto firm that specializes in community recreation and sports buildings, will receive the 2016 Architectural Firm Award of the Royal Architectural Institute of Canada (RAIC.) “MJMA has consistently achieved a very high quality of

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    Global Citizen: The Architecture of Moshe Safdie exhibition opens in Boston

    March 11, 2016 by Canadian Architect

    Opening on March 16 and running until May 22, 2016, a major retrospective explores the work of international architect and 2015 AIA Gold Medal–winner Moshe Safdie. Tracing the trajectory of Safdie’s more than 50-year career, Global Citizen: The Architecture of Moshe

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    Call for entries: Can a building clear the air?

    March 9, 2016 by Canadian Architect

    Community Forests International (CFI) is excited to announce its second architectural design competition for the backwoods cabin of the future.  The first, hosted in 2014, drew in over 50 entries from 11 different countries and served as a platform for

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