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Canadian Architect

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.
  • News

    Maison de la Musique.

    April 3, 2003 by Canadian Architect

    L’Architecte Jacques Plante in partnership with Les Architectes Bernard et Cloutier and St-Gelais Montminy Architectes have won a design competition for the $13.5 million Maison de la Musique, a new 1150-seat concert hall for Quebec City. The hall will provide

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    Henriquez Partners’ Gastown Revitalization

    March 28, 2003 by Canadian Architect

    A $32 million, 717,750 square foot fast-tracked project by Henriquez Partners Architects in the 20 block neighbourhood of Gastown in Vancouver is now under construction, having cleared multiple required approvals. Gastown has fine examples of Victorian Italianate and Edwardian Commercial

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    Architecture for Humanity and War Refugees.

    March 26, 2003 by Canadian Architect

    Architecture for Humanity has reported that architects, designers and engineers from all over the world have begun communicating with the United Nations, regional governments and non-governmental organizations with offers to help and to connect Architecture for Humanity’s 4000 members with

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    University of Toronto AL&D at 2003 Rotterdam Biennale.

    March 24, 2003 by Canadian Architect

    The Faculty of Architecture, Landscape and Design at the University of Toronto will exhibit a design project for the A13 Motorway in Holland at the Netherlands Architecture Institute’s Rotterdam Biennale, to be held May 7 to July 7 this year.

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    Jane Jacobs Prize winners

    March 20, 2003 by Canadian Architect

    The Globe and Mail has reported Margie Zeidler and Uzma Shakir as the two winners of the Jane Jacobs prize this year. The prize honours unsung heroes who have contributed to the vitality of the city of Toronto.Trained as an

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    New Massey Harris Park part of $100 million Toronto development

    March 17, 2003 by Canadian Architect

    Brown and Storey Architects of Toronto in collaboration with Rob Wright of Daedalus Design are creating Toronto’s newest public green space, to be located on the south side of King St West between Shaw Street and Strachan Ave. Massey Harris

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    2003 CSLA Professional Awards

    March 12, 2003 by Canadian Architect

    The Canadian Society of Landscape Architects (CSLA) has announced the winners of the 2003 CSLA Professional Awards Program. Awards are bestowed in several categories: Design, Planning and Analysis, Landscape management, Communication, Research, and New Directions for Professional Practice. National Honour

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    Reunion of architects for gallery.

    March 10, 2003 by Canadian Architect

    The design of a new National Portrait Gallery has been awarded to Cole & Associates Architects Inc., of Ottawa, Teeple Architects Inc. of Toronto and Jeremy Dixon.Edward Jones of the United Kingdom. The facility will be housed at 100 Wellington

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    Art Institute of Chicago plans Renzo Piano Wing

    March 6, 2003 by Canadian Architect

    The Board of Trustees of the Art Institute of Chicago have announced the approval of the construction of a new $198 million wing, designed by Renzo Piano. The projected ground breaking for the new wing is scheduled for 2004. The

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    LMDC announces Libeskind design for WTC.

    March 6, 2003 by Canadian Architect

    In February the Lower Manhattan Development Corporation (LMDC) announced the selection of Memory Foundations by Studio Daniel Libeskind as the new design for the redevelopment of the World Trade Center site destroyed on September 11, 2001. Libeskind has designed Berlin’s

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