Canadian Architect


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Awards

Award of Merit: Pierrefonds Public Library

"It has an organic sensibility that relates to its surroundings in a compelling way."

Award of Merit: Dalhousie University Fitness Centre

"There is a monumentality achieved by the simplicity of this form, set within a strong linear bar scheme."

Student Award of Excellence: Mont Saint-Hilaire Quarry

"It has a Canadian spirit about it that’s just lovely. It would be amazing to see something like this built."

Student Award of Excellence: Sable Island National Park

"A fantastic, playful and intriguing project; the forms and images are just beautiful."

Award of Excellence: University of British Columbia Aquatic Centre

"This project has an ambitious formal organization that responds in part to the campus quadrangle. From a user point of view, it will be a really interesting space to swim in, with nice relationships both inside and outside."

Modesty and Skill

The 47th Canadian Architect awards of Excellence recognize 11 projects that offer elegant and intelligent responses to complex environments.

Award of Excellence: Borden Park Natural Swimming Experience

"This is a very pure and austere project but not unrelentingly so. It is well-controlled and interesting."

2104 Awards of Excellence: List of Entrants


Award of Excellence: Arthur Residence

"This project deals with this beautiful challenge of daylighting a home in a suburban neighbourhood while still providing privacy."

Award of Excellence: House on Fox Lake

"A surprising and refreshing house that takes as a starting point a foreign cultural reference, then adapts it to the Canadian landscape and context with a little abstraction."