June 18, 2018
by Canadian Architect
10 architecture, interior design and landscape architecture projects in Alberta, Manitoba and Saskatchewan were recognized at the 2018 Prairie Design Awards (PDA) ceremony on May 11th, 2018 in Banff, Alberta. Four Awards of Excellence were given to projects in Calgary, Edmonton, Winnipeg and Saskatoon. In addition, six Awards of Merit were granted to projects that exhibited a high level of quality and innovation.
The biannual Prairie Design Awards is a tri-provincial collaboration of The Alberta Association of Architects (AAA), The Saskatchewan Association of Architects (SAA) and The Manitoba Association of Architects (MAA). Awards are chosen every two years to recognize design excellence across the Prairies provinces. Two types of awards are presented, Awards of Excellence and Awards of Merit, across four categories: Recent Work, Interior Design, Landscape Architecture, and Small Projects.
This year, the jury featured Zach Pauls of Richard Meier & Partners Architects, Janet Rosenberg, FCSLA, AALA, AAPQ, BCSLA, OALA, FASLA, IFLA, RCA Founding Principal, Janet Rosenberg & Studio, Tarisha Dolyniuk — OAA ARIDO NCIDQ IDC RAIC LEED AP Director of Interiors, MJMA, Diarmuid Nash, BES, M.ARCH., OAA(PP), AIBC, AAA, FRAIC (PP), HON AIA, HON FCARM Partner, Moriyama & Teshima Architects, and City Lab’s Lisa Rochon.
Awards of Excellence
FOUNTAIN SPRINGS HOUSING — WINNIPEG, MANITOBA
David Penner Architect + h5 Architecture
REMAI MODERN — SASKATOON, SASKATCHEWAN
KPMB Architects (Design Architect); Architecture49 (Prime Consultant); KPMB Architects (Interiors); PFS Studio (Landscape Architecture)
SHANE HOMES YMCA AT ROCKY RIDGE — CALGARY, ALBERTA
CASTLE DOWNS PARK PAVILION — EDMONTON, ALBERTA
Awards of Merit
ALLOWAY HALL RENEWAL & RENOVATION, THE MANITOBA MUSEUM — WINNIPEG, MANITOBA
Stantec Architecture Ltd.
ROYAL ALBERTA MUSEM GIFT SHOP — EDMONTON, ALBERTA
CANADIAN NATURAL RESOURCES LIMITED ENGINEERING COMPLEX — CALGARY, ALBERTA
Gibbs Gage Architects / Diamond Schmitt Architects (Design Architects); O2 (Landscape Architecture)
C-SQUARE — CALGARY, ALBERTA
Marc Boutin (Architect); Deron Miller (Landscape Architect)
THE ARMATURE — EDMONTON, ALBERTA
ISL Engineering and Land Services Ltd.
CAMP MANITOU OUTDOOR HOCKEY FACILITY — HEADINGLEY, MANITOBA
1×1 architecture inc.