BC Masonry Design Awards call for submissions
The Masonry Institute of British Columbia is accepting applications for the 2015 Masonry Design Awards. Architects, building owners, masonry contractors and masonry manufacturers are invited to submit their entries for projects involving brick, block and stone completed in British Columbia between July 2012 and July 2015 and are due to the attention of the Association Selection Committee at Masonry Institute of British Columbia office by August 30, 2015.
The winners will be announced at a gala event to be held on Thursday, October 1, 2015 at the new Robert H. Lee Alumni Centre at the University of British Columbia. An Award of Excellence, presented as a unique acrylic and brick trophy, will be presented to the winner in the categories of best use of masonry in Commercial, Institutional, Mixed-Use and High-Rise developments as well as Multi- and Single-Family Homes. An Honourable Mention will also be awarded in each category, along with a certificate for the masonry contractors and manufacturers associated with the winning projects. During the event, attendees to the event will have the opportunity to select the winner for the People’s Choice Award.