School of Architecture alumnus Peter Guo-hua Fu

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McGill School of Architecture alumnus gifts school $12-mil

McGill School of Architecture alumnus Peter Guo-hua Fu, a well-known Chinese architect, recently donated $12 million to the university’s School of Architecture.
Katherine Robinson

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Katherine Robinson joins Kasian’s Calgary office

With over 20 years of experience in the field, Katherine Robinson, Architect AAA, has joined Kasian as principal in its Calgary office, effective March 13.
John K. Stephenson

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John K. Stephenson named OAA president for 2017

John K. Stephenson has been named the incoming OAA president for 2017. Stephenson is committed to building a strong profession to serve the public interest.
IBI Group


Four IBI Group projects receive awards in Q4

IBI Group, the sixth-largest architecture firm in the world, received industry awards in the fourth quarter of 2016 for four of its Canadian projects.
Brock University

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Brock University facility wins National Heritage Award

The Marilyn I. Walker School of Fine and Performing Arts at Brock University was awarded an Ecclesiastical Insurance Cornerstone Award for Building Heritage.

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CertainTeed Listening Lounge helps commercial building design

The CertainTeed Listening Lounge, a virtual sound modeling tool, lets someone hear how ceiling design, materials and products can impact a room's acoustics.
Southam Hall

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National Arts Centre re-opens renovated Southam Hall

Following a three-month-long renovation to its main auditorium, Ottawa’s National Arts Centre’s Southam Hall has re-opened.

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Kasian welcomes three new principals to its team

Three Kasian offices are welcoming new team members in the role of Principal: Sally Mills, Sam Oboh and Judy MacDougall.
Diamond Schmitt

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Diamond Schmitt designs Ottawa Senate building

The joint design submitted by Diamond Schmitt Architects and KWC Architects to transform a century-old train station in Ottawa into an interim home for The

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Scandinavian firm wins design contest in China

Schmidt Hammer Lassen Architects has won first place in an international competition to design the 25,000 m² Student Centre & Library at the Wenzhou-Kean University
Design Excellence

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OAA reveals 2016 Design Excellence finalists

The Ontario Association of Architects (OAA) Awards celebrate the best architectural design and innovation by Ontario-based architects. Finalists for the 2016 awards feature the top

Design Quarterly

2015 AIBC Recognition Awards

The Architectural Institute of British Columbia (AIBC) announced three outstanding recipients at its annual Recognition Awards held on November 19, 2015.

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Dialog architect dies in accident

Edmonton architect Tom Sutherland, 53, died in a tragic ski accident while vacationing in Fernie, B.C. with his family.

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Ontario architects name new president

The Ontario Association of Architects (OAA) has appointed a new president to its team. Toon Dreessen, a partner at Ottawa-based Farrow-Dreessen Architects Inc., brings experience in commercial, retail, office, industrial and institutional architecture to the role.
RAIC medals

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Canada, Australia and New Zealand sign MRA

Canada, Australia and New Zealand recently signed a mutual recognition arrangement (MRA) that allows for fast-track cross-border registrations of senior architects between the three economies.