Canadian Architect


Sector
Infrastructure

Awards of Excellence: The French Selection

Impressive for their innovation and imaginative responses, the majority of the winning projects this year were from Montreal and Quebec.

Award of Merit: Banser Residence and Family Retreat

On Vancouver Island, a family retreat takes ecologically-responsible design approaches as seriously as the need for private and shared spaces.

Student Award of Excellence: Passerelle culturelle over the Chambly Rapids

Heritage meets functionalism in a footbridge/cultural centre for all seasons

Viewpoint (November 01, 2003)


Designer Meal

Design issues and market forces are explored together in new works by the Release1 Canadian/American design collective.

What’s Up, Downsview?

A look at the meaning of landscape urbanism in the context of Downsview Park.

Building Capacity

A consultant trained as an architect leads a project in international development.


Star Power

An overview of international and Canadian efforts to use photovoltaic solar energy, derived from UBC's recent workshop on Building Integrated Photovoltaics (BIPV).

Viewpoint (August 01, 2003)