Canadian Architect


Sector
Residential

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 Excellence: Unity 2

A condominium project remains sensitive to the scale and detailing of a historically significant sister building in Montreal's Paper Hill district.

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.

Strategic Urbanism

A survey of techniques and strategies to redevelop a former industrial sector adjacent to Old Montreal.

CA Houses: Fair Isle

Sterling Finlayson Architects design a home overlooking the red dunes of Prince Edward Island.

Books (September 01, 2003)



Screening Modernism

The seismic restructuring and curtain wall renewal of a little-known Modernist building.

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 (September 01, 2003)