Canadian Architect


Field Work

New opportunities for sustainability in the urban context lie in the recuperation of toxic brownfield sites.

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

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.