Canadian Architect


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.
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    ERRATUM (February 06, 2003)

    February 6, 2003 by Canadian Architect

    The image of the Bahen Centre for Information Technology on page 20 of the January issue of Canadian Architect should be credited to photographer Elizabeth Gyde.

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    Best and Worst in UK.

    February 6, 2003 by Canadian Architect

    According to the January, 2003 edition of RIBAJ, the journal of the Royal Institute of British Architects, the best building in the UK in 2002 is the Women’s Library and Archive in London by Wright & Wright Architects. London was

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    Plans for Australian Solar Tower

    January 28, 2003 by Canadian Architect

    An Australian power company has announced plans to build a solar tower in the middle of the outback that will be the world’s tallest structure. Enviromission says the tower will be over 1,000 metres (3,300 feet) tall, almost double the

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    Idealink Architecture principals join Cannon Johnston

    January 28, 2003 by Canadian Architect

    The Victoria, B.C. design practice idealink architecture ltd. has joined Cannon Johnston Architecture, the Canadian counterpart of Cannon Design architectural, engineering and planning of North America. Founding principals of idealink Christopher Rowe and David Wilkinson have been named vice presidents

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    Five architectural proposals selected for Montreal.

    January 28, 2003 by Canadian Architect

    Proposals for the construction of a new cultural and administrative complex were juried this week in Montreal and five firms have been selected. Initiatied by the Societe immobiliere du Quebec, original architectural design and construction of the complex, which includes

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    WZMH’s Canadian Embassy, Warsaw.

    January 28, 2003 by Canadian Architect

    The Canadian Embassy in Poland, located in Warsaw, has been named the year’s best public building by the City. Canadian Ambassador Ralph Lysyshyn was awarded one of three Warsaw Honorary Awards for the city’s best architectural achievements. The Toronto firm

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    Canadians get AR + d high commendations.

    January 27, 2003 by Canadian Architect

    Shim-Sutcliffe Architects of Toronto received a high commendation from AR d line international in its annual Emerging Architecture Awards for the Moorelands Camp Dining Hall, located on Lake Kawagama near Dorset, Ontario. The project received a Governor General’s Medal for

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    Safdie to design U.S. Courthouse

    January 24, 2003 by Canadian Architect

    Moshe Safdie and Associates Inc. Architects and Planners will design a new Federal Courthouse in Mobile, Alabama, U.S.A., for the United States General Services Administration. A competition that included Wolf Architecture, Mack Scogin Merrill Elam Architects and Garrison and Siegel

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    New Work by II By IV Design Associates

    January 21, 2003 by Canadian Architect

    Seven, a new dance and dinner venue in downtown Toronto, has opened in the entertainment district. The interior by II by IV Design Associates features minimalist, bi-level layout with an emphasis on dramatic lighting shed on modern glass and stainless

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    Morrison Pavilion at University of Toronto Complete

    January 21, 2003 by Canadian Architect

    The largest academic science and medicine library in Canada, the Gerstein Science Information Centre at the University of Toronto, has doubled the size of study space for students with its new plan, designed by Diamond and Schmitt Architects Inc. Forty

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