Canadian Architect


RAIC Awards – Architectural Firm

Founded by architects Claude Provencher and Michel Roy in 1983, Montreal-based Provencher_Roy has established a reputation for innovation.

RAIC Awards – Green Building

The Centre for Interactive Research on Sustainability by Perkins+Will integrates a full range of sustainable design strategies.

RAIC Awards – Emerging Practice

Montreal-based multidisciplinary collective KANVA is led by McGill University School of Architecture graduates Tudor Radulescu, MRAIC, and Rami Bebawi, MRAIC.

RAIC Awards – Young Architect

Monica Adair cofounded Acre Architects with husband Stephen Kopp in 2010.

RAIC Awards – Advocate for Architecture

Susan Algie and a small committee of volunteers founded the Winnipeg Architecture Foundation in 1996.

Building on the Rock

Perched on the stormy edge of the Atlantic, Canada’s easternmost province is a difficult place to build. Where are the young architects that will rise to the challenge?

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.