Chat with us, powered by LiveChat

Quebec City announces winners of 2021 Merit in Architecture awards

18 projects earn recognition in the city's biannual design awards.

Quebec City has announced the winners of this year’s 2021 Merit in Architecture awards. The biennial event recognizes the contribution of architects, designers, building owners, and other professionals who stand out in creating new works of architecture and preserving Quebec Citys architectural heritage.

DeuxBriquesDuParvis, by TERGOS Architecture + Construction, is one of the winners of  a Quebec City Architecture Merit Award. DEUXBRIQUESDUPARVIS. Photo credit: Charles O’Hara

The competition aims to promote the value of architecture as part of the cultural life of the city and of its citizens.  

The awards were presented at a virtual evening gala in February, and covered categories ranging from single-family homes to large institutional projects.

The recipients of the 2021 Merit in Architecture Awards include:

Dwelling
NEW CONSTRUCTION – LOW DENSITY
DEUXBRIQUESDUPARVIS
499, rue des Commissaires Est
Design: TERGOS Architecture + Construction

RÉSIDENCE DU 1435, AVENUE DES GRANDS-PINS
Design: Étienne Bernier Architecture
Contractor: Marc-André Lépine

NEW CONSTRUCTION – MEDIUM AND HIGH DENSITY
UN TOIT VERT
1030, rue des Moqueurs
Design: TERGOS Architecture, Lafond Côté architectes
Contractor: Construction Richard Arsenault

RENOVATION AND EXPANSION
RÉSIDENCE DU 591-595, RUE FRANKLIN
Design: TERGOS Architecture + Construction


Commerce and Industry
NEW CONSTRUCTION
STRØM SPA NORDIQUE VIEUX-QUÉBEC
515, boulevard Champlain
Design: LEMAYMICHAUD
Contractor: L’Intendant

Special Mention
PANTHERA DENTAL
9105, rue John-Simons
Design: CCM2 architectes
Contractor: Construction Pierre Blouin Inc.

RENOVATION AND EXPANSION
IGA DESCHÊNES/LA PASSERELLE
247-279, chemin Sainte-Foy
Design: Atelier 21
Contractor: Construction Dinamo

Special Mention
HÔTEL CHÂTEAU LAURIER QUÉBEC
1220, place George-V Ouest
Design: Étienne Bernier Architecture
Contractor: Garoy

DISPLAY
DISTILLERIE STADACONÉ
235, 2e Rue
Design: Perron Design Inc.


Art and Institution
WORK OF ART
ENTRE LES LIGNES
3705, avenue Chauveau
Design: Luca Fortin
Contractor: PARKO

PUBLIC AND INSTITUTIONAL BUILDING
PAVILLON D’ACCUEIL DE L’ASSEMBLÉE NATIONALE
1045, rue des Parlementaires
Design: Provencher Roy, GLCRM Architectes
Contractor: Pomerleau, CIMA+, WSP Canada Inc.

LE DIAMANT
966, rue Saint-Jean
Design: Coarchitecture, in situ atelier d’architectureL’Architecte Jacques Plante
Contractor: Pomerleau 

MUNICIPAL PROJECT – NEW CONSTRUCTION
PAVILLON D’ACCUEIL DE LA BASE DE PLEIN AIR DE SAINTE-FOY
3137, rue Laberge
Design: Patriarche
Contractor: Construction Drolet 

MUNICIPAL PROJECT – RENOVATION AND EXPANSION
LE GRAND MARCHÉ DE QUÉBEC
250, boulevard Wilfrid-Hamel
Design: Bisson Associés Architectes, Atelier Pierre Thibault
Contractor: Construction Citadelle inc., Construction Richard Arsenault inc.


Heritage and Public Award
HERITAGE IN A HERITAGE SITE
MONASTÈRE DES URSULINES DE QUÉBEC
18, rue Donnacona
Design: Lafond Côté architectes
Contractor: Construction Envergure inc. 

HERITAGE OUTSIDE A HERITAGE SITE
RÉSIDENCE DU 1710, RUE PONTGRAVÉ
Contractor: Construction Pépin & ass. Inc.

IMMEUBLE CÔTÉ-NICOLET
581-585, rue Saint-Olivier
Design: Atelier 4 Niveau
Contractor: Les Entreprises Cardinal 

PUBLIC PRIZE
LE DIAMANT
966, rue Saint-Jean
Design: Coarchitecture, in situ atelier d’architectureL’Architecte Jacques Plante
Contractor: Pomerleau

SPECIAL JURY PRIZE
PLACE DES CANOTIERS
40, rue Dalhousie
Design: Équipe Daoust Lestage + ABCP
Contractor: Pomerleau

X