elegant energy efficiency

Design Quarterly

Prize to celebrate elegant energy efficiency

Any building that has attained Passive House, Low Energy or EnerPHit for existing building retrofit certification is eligible for the international architecture competition.
Formica Corporation

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Formica Corporation opens student design competition

Architecture and interior design students in Canada are invited to enter Formica Corporation’s 2020 FORM Student Innovation Competition.
Order of Canada

Design Quarterly

Order of Canada honourees grace buildings sector

Donald Schmitt, Principal with Diamond Schmitt Architects, and Raymond Cole, Professor Emeritus at University of British Columbia's School of Architecture and Landscape Architecture, are among 83 new appointments announced prior to Canada Day.
Bayside Toronto

Canadian Facility Management & Design

3XN unveils plans for Bayside Toronto office tower

HRH Crown Prince of Denmark was in Toronto earlier this month to announce plans for a 10-storey timber-constructed office tower set for Bayside Toronto.
Nova Scotia Province House

Canadian Facility Management & Design

Nova Scotia Province House marks bicentennial

The sandstone Palladian-Georgian structure is Canada's oldest legislative building, originally housing Nova Scotia's colonial government prior to Confederation.
Boardwalk and Riocan

Canadian Facility Management & Design

Quadrangle forms partnership with UK-based BDP

Building Design Partnership (BDP) has made a strategic investment in Toronto-based architecture and interior design firm Quadrangle.
SvN Architects

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SvN Architects + Planners names new partners

SvN Architects + Planners has recognized quality leadership by naming Shonda Wang, Sony Rai and Liana Bresler new partners of the firm.
Quadrangle Ted Shore

Canadian Facility Management & Design

Ted Shore to retire from Quadrangle

Ted Shore, a principal at Toronto-based firm Quadrangle, announced in December that he is retiring from the firm, effective January 31, 2019.
Formica Canada

Canadian Facility Management & Design

Formica Canada launches design competition

Formica Canada is launching a new design competition for Ontario design and architecture students to create a booth design featuring new Formica products.

Canadian Facility Management & Design

Formica Canada launches student design competition

Formica Canada's 2019 FORM Student Innovation Competition invites interior design and architecture students to design furniture using Formica laminate.

Canadian Apartment Magazine

Historic rental building undergoes transformative renovation

Haeccity Studio Architecture, a Vancouver-based practice, recently completed a major revitalization of a three-storey, wood-framed building comprised of 19 rental units.
RAW X RAW Design


RAW Design celebrates 10 years with annual installation

On June 27, Toronto-based architecture firm RAW Design celebrated its 10th anniversary with RAW X, its annual summertime installation.

Canadian Facility Management & Design

RDHA to receive RAIC’s 2018 Architectural Firm Award

The Royal Architectural Institute of Canada (RAIC) has named RDHA, a Toronto-based architecture studio, the recipient of its 2018 Architectural Firm Award.
MSoA Dr. David Fortin

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Laurentian University names Dr. David Fortin director of architecture school

Laurentian University has named Dr. David Fortin as the next director of the McEwen School of Architecture (MSoA).
Arney Fender Katsalidis

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Arney Fender Katsalidis opens Toronto office

Arney Fender Katsalidis, a London-based architecture and interiors firm, has officially opened the doors to its Toronto office.
Jennifer Keesmaat


Jennifer Keesmaat set to leave Toronto chief planner post

The City of Toronto’s Chief Planner and Executive Director of the City Planning division, Jennifer Keesmaat, is departing her role effective September 29.
Diamond Schmitt Centre for Music

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Diamond Schmitt shortlisted for concert hall design

Diamond Schmitt Architects has been shortlisted to develop a concept design for a new concert hall in London, United Kingdom, in partnership with UK firm AL_A.