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Canadian Building News in 2024, chronological:

13 April 2024
Des Cimes Residence, Saint-Ferréol-les-Neiges, Québec
Architectes: Patriarche
Des Cimes Residence, Québec

11 April 2024
Red Fish Healing Centre for Mental Health and Addiction, Coquitlam, BC
Architects: Parkin Architects
Red Fish Healing Centre BC Canada
photo : Parkin Architects
Rustic Grade House, Mandeville, Québec
Designed by Parkin Architects, Red Fish Healing Centre for Mental Health and Addiction in Coquitlam, BC, Canada, won the Gold Award for Urban Design & Architecture Design in 2022.

5 April 2024
Rustic Grade, Mandeville, Québec
Architecte: Maurice Martel architecte
Rustic Grade House, Mandeville, Québec

2 April 2024
2030 Project, Ontario
Architecture: SMPL Design Studio
2030 Project Oakville Ontario property
photo : Craft Architecture Photography & Video
2030 Project, Oakville, Ontario property
A strong set of forms clad in two opposing materials, which come together to create a stunning and unique single-family home that was built with passive home standards at the forefront of its roots.

25 March 2024
New Brunswick Museum, Saint John, New Brunswick, northeast Canada
Design: Diamond Schmitt Architects
New Brunswick Museum Saint John Canada
image : PLAY-TIME, Courtesy of Diamond Schmitt
New Brunswick Museum, Saint John
Diamond Schmitt Architects, with Associate Architect EXP, announced the design of the New Brunswick Museum (NBM), a new contemporary home for Canada’s oldest continuing museum. Leveraging the historical site’s extraordinary topography in Saint John, the design captures views of both the urban center and Harbour of Saint John, and the stunning natural landscape and river to the west.

March 22, 2024
Maison MONTONI, Espace Montmorency, Laval, Montreal, Quebec
Architects: Sid Lee Architecture
Maison MONTONI Laval Canada
hoto © David Boyer
Maison MONTONI, Espace Montmorency, Laval
Groupe Montoni and Sid Lee Architecture are proud to unveil the developer’s new headquarters, Maison MONTONI. This new space is housed in Espace Montmorency, a recent project in a bustling Laval neighbourhood developed by MONTONI, in collaboration with Fonds immobilier de solidarité FTQ and Montez Group, and designed by Sid Lee Architecture.

28 February 2024
Musical Pavement, Cambridge, Ontario
Design: Daily tous les jours
Musical Pavement for Pedestrian Choregraphies Ontario
photo : doublespace photograph
Musical Pavement for Pedestrian Choregraphies, Ontario
Montréal-based studio Daily tous les jours’ presents the most ambitious edition of their Musical Pavement series, River Lines, an interactive, wave-patterned pavement embedded with 62 sensing light rings to get people moving through musical collaboration exercises.

6 March 2024
Alizé Residence, Wentworth-Nord, Quebec
Design: Atelier BOOM-TOWN
Alizé Residence, Wentworth-Nord, Quebec

29 February 2024
Chalet Papillon, Wentworth-Nord, Quebec, Canada
Design: RobitailleCurtis
Chalet Papillon

27 February 2024
Residence Chez Léon, Charlevoix, Québec
Architecte: Quinzhee Architecture
Residence Chez Léon, Charlevoix, Québec

23 February 2024
Contemporary Vista, Ancaster, Ontario, Canada
Architect: SMPL Design Studio
Contemporary Vista, Oakhill, Ontario property

17 February 2024
Territoire Charlevoix, La Malbaie, Québec
Architecte: Atelier L’Abri
Territoire Charlevoix, La Malbaie, Québec cabin

4 February 2024
Kanata Cabin, Mont-Tremblant, Québec
Design: Atelier L’Abri
Kanata Cabin, Mont-Tremblant Canada
photo : Raphaël Thibodeau
Kanata Cabin, Mont-Tremblant

28 January 2024
Passive Dream Home, Dundas, Ontario
Architecture office: SMPL Design Studio
Passive Dream Home Ontario, Canada property

10 January 2024
Veil House, Winnipeg, Manitoba
Design: 5468796 Architecture
Veil House

Canada Architectural Updates in 2023

Canadian Building News in 2023, chronological:

17 November 2023
Canadian Building News in 2023, Brampton, Ontario
Design: Montgomery Sisam Architects
Chelsea Gardens Net Zero Affordable Housing
image : Montgomery Sisam Architects
Chelsea Gardens Net Zero Affordable Housing, Brampton
Chelsea Gardens is a highly-sustainable, 20-storey multi-unit residential building, that will bring 200 new affordable rental units to Brampton. It is one of 31 projects undertaken by the Peel Housing Corporation that aim to advance the 10-year Peel Housing and Homelessness Plan and is part of ongoing intensification efforts in the area.

Queen’s Marque, Halifax, Nova Scotia

Muskoka Residence Ontario

Muskoka Cottage Ontario, Canada home

Chester House, Nova Scotia Property

Cherry Valley House, Prince Edward County

Maison Melba, Frelighsburg, Québec Passive House

9 October 2023
Vivo for Healthier Generations, Country Hills, Calgary, Alberta, Canada
Architects: DIALOG
Vivo for Healthier Generations
photo : Tom Abran
Vivo for Healthier Generations, Calgary, Alberta
DIALOG, a design practice focused on improving the well-being of local communities, along with Vivo, have announced the opening of the reimagined Vivo for Healthier Generations facility in the northwest community of Country Hills

Lanaudière Residence, Montreal, Quebec

16 September 2023
Courtyard Residence, Winnipeg, Manitoba
Design: Secter Architecture + Design
Courtyard Residence, Winnipeg

Ferndale Flightdeck, Ottawa
Ferndale Flightdeck, Ottawa, Ontario

20 Aug 2023
Solar Steps Affordable Housing Concept, Brampton, Ontario
Design: Nicole Cao
Solar Steps Affordable Housing Concept Brampton Canada
photo : Nicole Cao
Solar Steps Affordable Housing Concept, Brampton
This is a proposed affordable residence featuring a triple-storey ETFE greenhouse atrium. The building design explores how threshold materiality and operability could create new forms of collective living that empower residents to engage in the making of their own spaces.

Cloverdale Athletic Park Fieldhouse, Surrey, BC

La Percée Residence, the Laurentians, Quebec

Ronald McDonald House Atlantic, Halifax

Caivan and Abic Head Office Ottawa Ontario
Figurr Architects Collective’s new head office design redefines the workplace experience for two innovative companies: Caivan and its subsidiary organization, the Advanced Building Innovation Company (ABIC). The design blends modern workplace elements with warm textures and natural light to create a space brimming with creativity.

Mountaintop Hideaway House on Mayne Island

Kamloops Residence, British Columbia

2 Jun 2023
Bowker Collection, Cadboro Bay Road, Victoria, British Columbia
Architecture: Cascadia Architects
Bowker Collection Apartments Victoria British Columbia
photo : Marc Johannknecht
Bowker Collection Apartments, Victoria, British Columbia
The Bowker Collection is a mixed-use development consists of 43 condominiums and over 5 commercial suites situated along Cadboro Bay Road, Victoria. The building is designed in two parts, addressing the two streets and framing an interior, west-facing landscaped courtyard.

31 May 2023
Tall Trees Integrated Health Centre, Victoria, British Columbia
Architecture: Cascadia Architects
Tall Tree Physiotherapy and Care Clinic Mattick’s Victoria
photo : SilentSama Architectural Photography
Tall Tree Physiotherapy and Care Clinic Mattick’s, Victoria
The team at Tall Trees Integrated Health Centre needed a building that would support the holistic health of their patients, and foster learning, innovation, and expertise in healthcare. The brief to us was clear: to create a space for healing within this unique forested site.

1 Jun 2023
The Clive Oak Bay Village, Victoria, British Columbia
Architecture: Cascadia Architects
The Clive Oak Bay Village Victoria Apartments
photo : SilentSama Architectural Photography
The Clive Oak Bay Village, Victoria Apartments
The Clive is a purpose-designed 17-unit apartment building to replace an eight-unit apartment building in Oak Bay Village. Cascadia Architects designed the Clive to achieve a number of programmatic, urban design, and sustainability targets while remaining respectful of the scale and historic mixed commercial/residential typology of the Village.

25 May 2023
Dyptique, Stanstead, Québec
Design: Matière Première Architecture
Dyptique House Stanstead Québec
photo : Ian Balmorel
Dyptique House, Stanstead, Québec

12 May 2023
Urban Society for Aboriginal Youth, Forest Lawn, Calgary, Alberta
Architects: Lemay
Urban Society for Aboriginal Youth HQ Calgary Alberta
image : Lemay
Urban Society for Aboriginal Youth HQ, Calgary, Alberta
Following 15 years of development, the indigenous-led, not-for-profit organization of the Urban Society for Aboriginal Youth (USAY), is establishing a new youth centre in Calgary’s Forest Lawn neighbourhood—the traditional territory of the Siksika, Kainai, Piikani, Iyarhe Nakoda, and Tsuut’ina Nations, as well as the Metis Nation of Region 3.

8 May 2023
House on Lake Arthur, Notre-Dame-De-La-Merci, Lanaudiere
Design: Ghoche Architecte
House on Lake Arthur Québec Canada
photo : Maxime Brouillet
House on Lake Arthur, Québec

4 May 2023
Des Forges Residence, Boulevard des Forges area, Mauricie, Québec
Design: Bourgeois / Lechasseur architects
Des Forges Residence Mauricie Québec
photo : Adrien Williams
Des Forges Residence, Mauricie, Québec

25 Apr 2023
Columbia River Valley Lookout, Kootenay Mountain Range, British Columbia
Architects: Twobytwo Architecture Studio
Columbia River Valley Lookout Kootenay Mountains BC
photo : Hayden Pattullo
Columbia River Valley Lookout, Kootenay Mountains, BC

22 Apr 2023
South Haven Centre for Remembrance, Edmonton, Alberta
Architects: SHAPE Architecture
South Haven Centre for Remembrance Edmonton Alberta
photo : Ema Peter Photography
South Haven Centre for Remembrance, Edmonton, Alberta
The new South Haven Centre for Remembrance creates a new non-denominational landmark destination for the City of Edmonton. The design features a symbolic thirteen-meter tower which emerges from the prairie landscape which makes reference to the existing grave sites, monuments, columbaria and the latent memory that they embody.

Mar 28, 2023
Rouyn-Noranda, Quebec
Design: EVOQ + ARTCAD architects in a joint venture
Rouyn-Noranda Airport Terminal Quebec Canada
photo : Maxime Brouillet
Rouyn-Noranda Airport Terminal, Quebec
Located in the heart of Canada’s boreal forest, the Cadillac-Larder Fault is a major geologic feature that cuts across Quebec’s Abitibi-Témiscamingue region and into Northern Ontario. It is the source of the region’s abundant mineral resources, and several major settlements were established along its length to engage in mining and forestry.

28 Mar 2023
La Tierce House, La Tierce Laurentides, Quebec
Design: Atelier BOOM-TOWN
La Tierce House Laurentides Quebec
photo : Raphaël Thibodeau
La Tierce House, Laurentides, Quebec

26 Mar 2023
Devils Glen, Bruce Peninsula, Ontario
Design: StudioAC
Devils Glen Cabin Bruce Peninsula Ontario
photo : Felix Michaud
Devils Glen Cabin, Bruce Peninsula, Ontario

20 Mar 2023
Little Dipper, Muskoka Lakes, Ontario
Little Dipper Cabin Muskoka Lakes Ontario
photo : Great lake studio
Little Dipper Cabin, Muskoka Lakes, Ontario

16 Mar 2023
GAO, Québec City
Architects: Perron
Vietnamese To Go Québec City Building
photo : Diane Blanchard
Vietnamese To Go, Québec City Building

10 Mar 2023
CAPO, Baie-Saint-Paul, Charlevoix region, Quebec
Architects: AtelierCarle
CAPO House Baie-Saint-Paul Canada
photo : James Brittain
CAPO House, Baie-Saint-Paul

8 Mar 2023
Scarcliffe Cottage, Muskoka Lakes, Ontario
Design: Altius Group of Companies
Scarcliffe Cottage on the Muskoka Lakes Ontario
photo : John Doe
Scarcliffe Cottage on the Muskoka Lakes, Ontario

22 Feb 2023
Empire House, Rothesay, New Brunswick, eastern Canada
Design: Woodford Architecture
Empire House St. John's Newfoundland
photo : Jane Brokenshire
Empire House, St. John’s, Newfoundland

11 Feb 2023
Yeats House, Richmond, British Columbia
Architects: BLA Design Group
Yeats House, Richmond, British Columbia

10 Feb 2023
The Break Residence, Saint-Hyppolite, Quebec
Architects: MU Architecture
The Break House, Saint-Hyppolite, Quebec

8 Feb 2023
Prince-Phillip House, Outremont, Quebec
Architects: MXMA Architecture & Design
Prince-Phillip House, Outremont, Québec

3 Feb 2023
Hariri Pontarini Architects Presented with Top Architecture Award in Canada
Tom Patterson Theatre in Stratford, Ontario, Canada
photo : doublespace photography
Hariri Pontarini Architects

1 Feb 2023
Chalet_A, Eastern Townships near Montréal, Quebec
Architects: Matière Première Architecture
Chalet_A Eastern Townships Quebec
photo : Ian Balmorel
Chalet_A, Eastern Townships, Quebec

31 Jan 2023
Hôpital du Sacré-Cœur-de-Montréal, Montréal, Québec
Architecture: Provencher_Roy and Yelle Maillé
HSCM Luminous Expansion Montreal Quebec
photos : Olivier Blouin and Stéphane Brügger
HSCM Luminous Expansion, Montreal, Quebec

24 Jan 2023
VIP Showroom, Montréal, Québec
Architecture: Imperatori Design
VIP Showroom Montreal Quebec Condominium
photo : Francois descoteaux
VIP Showroom, Montreal, Quebec Condominium

23 Jan 2023
S-pace 1628, Magog, Quebec
Architects: 1628
S-pace 1628 Residence and Office Magog Quebec
photo © Stéphane Groleau
photography : Les Maximes, Stéphane Groleau and 1628
S-pace 1628 Residence and Office, Magog, Quebec
The S-pace 1628 project, designed by 1628 and located a few steps from Lake Memphremagog in Magog, was created to house the offices of an architectural firm, as well as to serve as the residence of its leaders.

19 Jan 2023
Hickson Residence, Saint-lambert, Québec
Architect: Mrdk
Hickson Residence Saint-lambert Québec
photo : David Dworkind
Hickson Residence, Saint-lambert, Québec

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16 Dec 2022
La Cadrée Perchée, Lanaudière, Québec
Architects: L’Empreinte Design Architecture
La Cadrée Perchée Morin-Heights Quebec
photo : Pier-Olivier Lepage
La Cadrée Perchée, Morin-Heights, Quebec

14 Dec 2022
Apple Tree House, Lanaudière, Québec
Architect: ACDF Architecture
Apple Tree House Lanaudière Quebec
photo : Adrien Williams
Apple Tree House, Lanaudière, Quebec

3 Dec 2022
Dental Clinic St-Charles, Longueuil, Quebec
Design: Studio Jean Verville architectes
Dental Clinic St-Charles Longueuil Quebec
photo : Maxime Brouillet
Dental Clinic St-Charles, Longueuil Quebec
At the entrance to Vieux-Longueuil, situated between its residential and commercial areas, on a piece of land left uncultivated for many years, Studio Jean Verville architects has erected Dental Clinic St-Charles, a 2,600 sqm dental complex based on the concept of biophilia.

2 Dec 2022
Memphremagog Lake Residence, Magog, Quebec
Design: MU Architecture
Memphremagog Lake Residence, Quebec Home

2 Dec 2022
Farouche Tremblant, Lac-Supérieur, Québec
Design: Atelier L’Abri
Farouche Tremblant, Quebec Farm and Cabins

26 Nov 2022
Ancient Cedars Residence, Victoria, British Columbia
Design: Openspace Architecture
Ancient Cedars Residence British Columbia
photo : Ema Peter Photography
Ancient Cedars Residence, British Columbia

24 Nov 2022
Vista House, Victoria, British Columbia
Design: Forma Design
Vista House, Victoria British Columbia

17 Nov 2022
Link House, Nova Scotia, north east Canada
Design: Habit Studio
Link House, Nova Scotia

10 Nov 2022
Fuwa Fuwa Rutherford Marketplace, Vaughan, Ontario
Architecture: Studio Yimu
Fuwa Fuwa Rutherford Marketplace

8 Nov 2022
Fuwa Fuwa Golden Square, Ontario
Architecture: Studio Yimu
Fuwa Fuwa Golden Square Ontario
photo : Scott Norsworthy
Fuwa Fuwa Golden Square, Ontario
Fuwa Fuwa Golden Square is located in an outdoor plaza, the goal is to introduce the cafe’s modern and forward presence to an otherwise traditional and subdued area. It exists in the intersection of the two, and thus aims to combine the visual aesthetics of both; the brightness of the youth-led culture and the solid steadfast quality of a classic eatery.

6 Nov 2022
Shefford House, Shefford, Quebec
Design: Atelier BOOM-TOWN
Shefford House Quebec Canada
photo : Raphaël Thibodeau
Shefford House, Quebec

29 Oct 2022
MEV, Laurentides, Quebec
Design: Studio Jean Verville architectes
MEV Laurentides Quebec
photo : Maxime Brouillet
MEV, Laurentides, Quebec

3 Oct 2022
Joie de Vivre, Outremont, Montréal, Québec, Canada
Architects: ACDF Architectur
Joie de Vivre Outremont Montreal
photo : Adrien Williams
Joie de Vivre, Outremont

12 Sep 2022
Montreal Holocaust Museum New Downtown Building
Design: KPMB Architects + Daoust Lestage Lizotte Stecker Architecture
Montreal Holocaust Museum Downtown Building
image courtesy of architects practice
Montreal Holocaust Museum Downtown Building

8 Sep 2022
Déracinements, Parc des Moulins, Québec
Design: Agence Spatiale
Déracinements Installation Parc des Moulins Quebec
photos by Stéphane Bourgeois et Dave Tremblay
Déracinements Installation, Parc des Moulins Quebec
For the past 7 years, Quebec City has hosted the walking theatre, “where you go when you sleep walk”, presented by the Carrefour international de théâtre, which is a journey that leads visitors on a discovery of several paintings created by artists from various specialties. Approximately 70,000 people converged towards Parc des Moulins in 2022 to discover, among other things, the Déracinements painting by creator Lorraine Côté, and architect Étienne Bernier from the firm Agence Spatiale.

2 Sep 2022
Nordic Retreat, Calgary, Alberta
Architects: Alloy Homes Incorporated
Nordic Retreat, Calgary, Alberta

29 Aug 2022
ROLO, Morin-Heights, Québec
Design: Alain Carle Architecte
ROLO Cottage, Morin-Heights, Quebec

26 Jun 2022
SOPREMA Plant, Woodstock, Ontario
Architects: Lemay
SOPREMA Plant Woodstock Ontario
photo : David Boyer
SOPREMA Plant, Woodstock, Ontario
Leveraging architecture, interior design, landscape, and engineering to make a positive impact on climate change, SOPREMA’s new plant in Woodstock, Ontario marks a new chapter for eco-conscious manufacturing. Designed by the architecture and design firm Lemay, these facilities help set new standards with its green building leadership in efficient carbon- and cost-savings, in addition to a focus on employee health and well-being.

27 June 2022
9th Avenue Parkade + Innovation Centre, Calgary, Alberta
Design: 5468796 Architecture in collaboration with Kasian Architecture, Interior Design, and Planning
9th Avenue Parkade and Innovation Centre Calgary
photo : James Brittain
9th Avenue Parkade and Innovation Centre, Calgary

25 Jun 2022
MI-1 Residence, Laval, southwestern Quebec – north of Montreal
Architects: Dupont Blouin
MI-1 Residence, Laval, Quebec

24 Jun 2022
MI-2 Residence, Laval, Quebec
Architects: Dupont Blouin
MI-2 Residence, Laval, Quebec

3 Jun 2022
Baie-de-Valois Nautical Centre, Pointe-Claire, Quebec
Design: ADHOC Architectes & Prisme Architecture
Baie-de-Valois Nautical Centre Québec
photo : Raphaël Thibodeau
Baie-de-Valois Nautical Centre, Québec
Parks have been exceptionally busy during these last 2 years, and municipalities have received increasing demand from their citizens to invest in them. For municipalities on the Island of Montreal, new public facilities are reclaiming the shores by offering spaces adapted to the needs of the user communities.

28 May 2022
Shelter on a Rock, Racine, Québec
Design: ESPACE VITAL architecture
Shelter on a Rock in Racine, Québec

13 May 2022
The Lantern, Val-Morin, Qc
Architect: MU Architecture
The Lantern, Val-Morin, Québec

11 May 2022
Camp-de-Touage Service Center, Saint-Gédéon, Québec
Architect: Blouin Tardif Architectes
Camp-de-Touage Service Center Québec
photo : Stéphane Groleau, photography
Camp-de-Touage Service Center, Québec
Architects have a determining responsibility when it comes to building upon the natural environment. From the beginning, the opportunity to magnify a unique and majestic territory was the motivation driving the mission of the Société des Établissements de Plein Air du Québec (SÉPAQ).

Apr 14, 2022
Centre de Glaces, Québec City
Architects: Lemay and Atelier 21
Centre de Glaces Québec City Building
photo : Stéphane Groleau photography
Centre de Glaces, Québec City Building
Inspired by the Olympic speed skating champions Québec has fostered like Gaétan Boucher and Robert Dubreuil, the new Centre de Glaces is primed to inspire movement in Canadians, aspiring and established athletes alike. With a 400-metre oval speed skating track and two Olympic-sized ice rinks, this bold ice sports complex is the largest of its kind in North America and the first on the eastern seaboard.

8 Apr 202
Montreal Holocaust Museum Building News
Montreal Holocaust Museum Announces Finalists
image courtesy of MHM
Montreal Holocaust Museum
The Montreal Holocaust Museum announce the finalists of the first stage of the international architectural competition for the construction of its new Museum on Saint-Laurent Boulevard. The jury has selected the following 4 finalists from among 32 projects received from nine countries and submitted anonymously to the jury in the first stage of this Canadian architectural competition.

21 Mar 2022
Sommerhus, Mulmur, Ontario
Sommerhus, Mulmur Ontario

16 Mar 2022
Trinity Bellwoods Laneway House, Ontario
Architecture: Solares Architecture
Trinity Bellwoods Laneway House, Ontario

14 Mar 2022
Sinatra Cabana, Vaughan, Ontario
Architecture: Frank Franco Architects
Sinatra Cabana, Vaughan Ontario

10 Mar 2022
Fluid Connections Residence, Brome Lake, Quebec
Design: MUUK Architecture
Fluid Connections Residence, Brome Lake

Mar 9, 2022
Chibougamau-Chapais Airport, Chibougamau, Québec
Architects: EVOQ + ARTCAD in joint venture
Chibougamau-Chapais Airport Québec
photo : Maxime Brouillet
Chibougamau-Chapais Airport, Québec
The Chibougamau-Chapais Airport is the gateway to the Eeyou Istchee James Bay region (Québec, Canada). It services a large territory that includes the communities of Chibougamau, Chapais, and Oujé-Bougoumou.

7 Mar 2022
La Papillon Residence, Mont-Saint-Hilaire, Québec
Architect: Luc Plante architecture + design
La Papillon Residence, Mont-Saint-Hilaire Québec

3 Mar 2022
Big Sky Retreat, Lake Simcoe, Ontario

14 Feb 2022
EG Architectural Installation, Saint-Jérôme, Québec
Architect: Jean Verville architectes
EG Québec Architectural Installation - Canadian Architecture News
photo : Félix Michaud
EG, Québec Architectural Installation
Addressing the fictional potential of architectural space, the EG project is part of an actual hybridization between architecture and installation intervention. Fascinated by the photographic worlds illustrating the eclectic production of Jean Verville, clients, eager for unusual creative experiences, adopt the playful approach of the architect with passion, rigor, and sensitivity.

11 Feb 2022
Butternut House, Gatineau Québec

22 Jan 2022
Highway Pole Barn, Tecumseh, Ontario

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28 Dec 2021
The Ursuline School Playground, Québec

28 Dec 2021
Albers House, Scarborough, Ontario

28 Dec 2021
Silverhorn Residence, Rocky View County, Alberta
Interior: Reena Sotropa In House Design Group
Silverhorn Residence Rocky View County Alberta
photo : Phil Crozier
Silverhorn Residence in Alberta
This custom estate Silverhorn Residence was designed for one of our industry partners, Maillot Homes. The home is 8,761 sqft in area with six bedrooms and eight bathrooms. One of the most common questions we’ve been asked about this home is if the house as 4 kitchens.

24 Dec 2021
Fredericton Justice Building, Fredericton, New Brunswick
Design: Montgomery Sisam Architect swith Goguen Architecture
Fredericton Justice Building, New Brunswick - Canadian Architecture News
image courtesy of architects practice
Fredericton Justice Building in New Brunswick
The new Fredericton Justice Building demonstrates how civic buildings can be formal and functional – yet contemporary and high design – thanks to carefully considered architectural details. The design strikes a unique balance between monumentality and lightness, while pairing modern proportions with a classic civic aesthetic.

19 Nov 2021
Recollective Inc, World Exchange Plaza office tower, downtown Ottawa, southern Ontario
Design: Figurr Architects Collective
Recollective Inc Office Ottawa - Canadian Architecture News
photo : David Boyer
Recollective Inc Office, Ottawa ON
Figurr Architects Collective is pleased to announce the completion of a new corporate office fit-up for Recollective Inc, a high-tech software development company. This 10,000 ft² modern office project is located in downtown Ottawa’s World Exchange Plaza office tower.

18 Nov 2021
Oka Chalet, Lac des Deux-Montagnes Québec

16 Nov 2021
Red River College Polytechnic Innovation Centre

21 Sep 2021
Forest Glamp, Petite-Rivière-Saint-François, Nova Scotia
Design: Bourgeois / Lechasseur architectes
Forest Glamp, Petite-Rivière-Saint-François
photography : Adrien Williams + Maxime Brouillet
Forest Glamp, Petite-Rivière-Saint-François

16 Sep 2021
Out(side)In House, Scarborough Bluffs, Ontario
Architecture: Atelier RZLBD
Out(side)In House Scarborough Bluffs Ontario
photograph : Borzu Talaie
Out(side)In House in Ontario

24 August 2021
The Senate of Canada Building in Ottawa Award News
Design: Diamond Schmitt Architects with KWC Architects
The Senate Canada Building
photo : doublespace photography, courtesy Diamond Schmitt Architects
The Senate of Canada Building
The Senate of Canada Building received top honours in the Government Buildings category. It was among 130 projects chosen for the 2021 International Architecture Awards from the final shortlist of 450 projects presented to an international jury composed of distinguished architects, designers, critics and educators.

9 Aug 2021
Saltbox Passive House, Bromont

25 Jun 2021
Sweet Seven Cannabis, Waterloo, Ontario
Architecture: dkstudio architects inc.
Sweet Seven Cannabis Shop Waterloo - Canadian Architecture News
photograph : Deena Kamel
Sweet Seven Cannabis Shop, Waterloo, Ontario
Characterized by a sleek, youthful, and urban design, Sweet Seven Cannabis is a boutique located in Waterloo, Canada. Sweet Seven was created by two independent entrepreneurs who at the time had no previous cannabis nor retail experience.

Jun 11, 2021
Parc des Saphirs Skating Rink, Boischatel, Quebec
Design: ABCP Architecture
Parc des Saphirs Skating Rink Boischatel
photograph : Stéphane Groleau
Parc des Saphirs Skating Rink, Boischatel
The Parc des Saphirs project turned part of a wooded area beside the Royal Québec golf course into a city park. The resulting sports, fitness and family linear park now occupies a former Hydro-Québec easement. It will eventually include a ropes fitness course, strength-training stations, skating tracks, volleyball courts, and a BMX pump track. The main park facilities are an outdoor covered skating rink and service building.

12 Jun 2021
Longueuil Split-Level Renovation, Québec

May 7, 2021
Collège Saint-Paul, Varennes, Quebec
Architecture: Taktik design
Collège Saint-Paul Varennes Québec - Canadian Architecture News
photo : Maxime Brouillet
Collège Saint-Paul, Varennes, Québec
Taktik design has completely redesigned the exterior schoolyard of Collège Saint-Paul, a high school institution renowned for its sporting vocation located in Varennes, in the suburbs of Montreal near the St. Lawrence River. Initially and mainly composed of asphalt areas, the schoolyard presented a development problem due to a street that divided the space into two distinct sections.

Apr 30, 2021
Grand Théâtre de Québec, Mont-Royal, Québec
Architects: Lemay and Atelier 21
Grand Théâtre Québec City - Canadian Architecture News
photograph : Stéphane Groleau
Grand Théâtre, Québec City Building
The Grand Théâtre de Québec restoration project has just been awarded four prestigious awards of excellence. Two have been presented by the Ordre des architects du Québec – the jury’s highest honors and the public’s choice.

12 Apr 2021
UBCO Skeena Residence, Kelowna, Okanagan Valley, south British Columbia province

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15 Dec 2020
Artopex Head Office, Granby, Quebec
Architects: Luc Plante architecture + design inc
Artopex Head Office Granby - Canadian Architecture News
photo © Bastiani photography
Artopex Head Office, Granby
The recently modernized structure of the Artopex Head Office stands out in an industrial district that has seen better days. From the outset, the building’s bright fire-engine red signage welcomes visitors with its vast floating volume.

2 Dec 2020
Wolfdown German Streetfood Restaurant, Ottawa

12 Nov 2020
Fredericton Performing Arts Centre, New Brunswick
Design: Diamond Schmitt Architects
Fredericton Performing Arts Centre New Brunswick
image courtesy of architects
Fredericton Performing Arts Centre, New Brunswick
The City of Fredericton has selected internationally recognized Diamond Schmitt Architects with local partner EXP Engineering, to design their new Performing Arts Centre.

26 Oct 2020
Blackwood Studio, Hinchinbrooke

22 Oct 2020
Oakville Trafalgar Community Centre

31 Jul 2020
Chester Cottage in Nova Scotia

14 Jul 2020
Portland Residence in Mont-Royal, Québec

7 May 2020
Haskyane School of Business, University of Calgary

2 May 2020
New Central Library, Alberta
Architects: Snøhetta and DIALOG
New Central Library in Calgary
photography © Michael Grimm
New Central Library in Calgary
Calgary’s New Central Library aims to welcome over twice as many as previously annual visitors to its 240,000 SF of expanded facilities, the library will fill a vital role for the rapidly expanding city. As Calgary’s largest public investment since the 1988 Olympics, the library signals the beginning of a new chapter in the life of the city, one centered on the creation and innovation of knowledge and culture.

15 Apr 2020
Mitchell Family Student Housing Sherbrooke

4 Apr 2020
SODO Residences Calgary, Beltline District

24 Mar 2020
AK Room, Brampton, Ontario, Canada
Architects: Atelier RZLBD
AK Clinic Treatment Room Brampton Ontario
architectural photography : Borzu Talaie
AK Clinic Treatment Room in Brampton, Ontario
Our own human body reveals that beauty or health is symmetrical, balanced, and ordered. The smallest intervention project is a spatial experimentation of these values, converting a typical clinic room of an insignificant footprint into one that transcends its physical boundary and inspires a deeper sense of well-being.

20 Mar 2020
Gravenhurst Cottage in the Muskoka Region of Ontario

14 Mar 2020
Don Ross Innovation Labs + Gender Neutral Washrooms in BC

10 Mar 2020
The Senate of Canada Building, Ottawa

10 Mar 2020
Résidence St-Ignace in Lanaudière Region of Quebec

9 Mar 2020
Cabin A in Petite-Rivière-Saint-François, Québec

28 Feb 2020
Nova Centre Development, Halifax, Nova Scotia
Design: IBI Group
Nova Centre, Halifax Building by IBI Group
image courtesy of architects
Nova Centre Halifax Building News
$500M, mixed-use development, comprised of 1m sqft of commercial, hotel and retail space on a 2.5 acre downtown sloped site, and featuring the centerpiece facilities for the Halifax Convention Centre.

4 Feb 2020
Rodeo Drive House in Calgary, Alberta

1 Feb 2020
Modern Farmhouse near Calgary

31 Jan 2020
River’s Edge House in Calgary

24 Jan 2020
Ottawa Public Library and Archives Canada Joint Facility, Ottawa, ON, Canada
Design: Diamond Schmitt Architects and KWC Architects
Ottawa Public Library & Archives Canada Joint Facility
picture courtesy of architects office
Ottawa Public Library Building News
A unique partnership between municipal and federal institutions is the catalyst for an innovative facility on a prominent site in Canada’s capital city.

15 Jan 2020
CNC Heavy Mechanical Trades Training Facility

6 Jan 2020
Langlois-Lessard Residence in Léry, Quebec

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21 Dec 2019
Bigwin Island Club Cabins in Ontario

5 Nov 2019
The River Cabins, Wheatley River, Prince Edward County
Design: Nine Yards Studio
River Cabins Wheatley River Canadian Architecture News
photograph : Tamzin Gillis, Nine Yards Studio
Prince Edward County Buildings
Floating in the Gulf of St. Lawrence is a serene island lined with red sand beaches and stunning ocean views.

28 Oct 2019
Brandon Firehall no.1, Brandon, Manitoba
Design: Cibinel Architects
Brandon Firehall Building in Manitoba
photograph : Mike Karakas
Brandon Firehall Building

4 Sep 2019
Parc de la Rivière-des-Mille-Îles Exploration Centre in Laval

18 Aug 2019
Panorama in Laval

2 Aug 2019
Nunavut Arctic College Expansion, Nunatta Campus

25 Jun 2019
Strøm Nordic Spa, Old Québec
Design: Chevalier Morales Architectes
Strom Nordic Spa in Old Quebec - Canadian Architecture News
photograph : Adrien Williams
Strøm Nordic Spa in Old Quebec
This new Canadian building on the banks of the St. Lawrence River is a finalist at the International Hotel & Property Awards. The awards celebrate the beautiful designs in real estate and architecture around the world.

22 Jun 2019
Tomlinson Corporate Headquarters in Ottawa

17 Apr 2019
The Pavillon Ouest in Bromont, Québec

5 Apr 2019
Bishop’s University Library in Sherbrooke, Quebec

1 Apr 2019
House of Literature in Old Quebec

26 Mar 2019
Metis Beach Intermediate School, Métis-sur-Mer, Québec
Design: PROULXSAVARD + CCM2 architects
Metis Beach Intermediate School in Quebec - Canadian Architecture News
photograph : Adrien Williams
Metis Beach Intermediate School in Quebec
This Canadian Intermediate School serves approximately ninety English-speaking children from Matanie, Mitis, Matapedia and Rimouski Regional county municipality. The institution was established in 1829.

23 Mar 2019
Tigers Retrofit in Medicine Hat

6 Mar 2019
Royal Alberta Museum in Edmonton

2 Mar 2019
The Senate of Canada Building

28 Feb 2019
Walper Hotel in Kitchener, Ontario

25 Feb 2019
SKYBOX in Winnipeg

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4 Dec 2018
Rigaud City Hall in Québec

16 Nov 2018
Ottawa Central Library and Archives

11 Nov 2018
The New Central Library in Calgary

8 Nov 2018
Dômes Charlevoix in Petite-Rivière-Saint-François, Québec

7 Nov 2018
Voltigeurs de Québec Armoury

26 Sep 2018
Trafalgar Park Community Centre in Oakville, Ontario

19 Sep 2018
Dion Project, Blainville, suburb of Montreal, southwestern Quebec
Design: LEGUË architecture Inc.
Dion Project in Blainville Quebec
photography : Dominic Boudreau
New Building in Blainville

13 Sep 2018
2018 Wood Design & Building Awards News

11 Sep 2018
Arborescence Homes, Mont-Tremblant, Quebec
Design: ABCP Architecture
Arborescence in Bromont Quebec - Canadian Architecture News
image : Knightsbridge
Arborescence Homes in Mont-Tremblant
This is a series of eco-friendly condominiums located on Bromont Mountain’s Kamloops Trail. The project is aiming for LEED certification and will be built in various phases, for a total of approximately 260 units. The first phase will have 48 units and be delivered toward the end of 2019.

2 Aug 2018
Welcome Pavilion, Wellington, Prince Edward County, eastern Ontario
Design: Studio North
Welcome Pavilion in Wellington - Canadian Building News
image from architects
New Building in Wellington, Ontario
This project was done in collaboration with the University of Toronto Daniels School of Architecture. Over a two-week period, Studio North led a design build seminar with the aim to create a new Welcome Pavilion for the village of Wellington, Ontario.

1 Aug 2018
Baker Street Development in Ontario

1 Aug 2018
Workshop on a Cliff in Sainte-Adèle

29 Jul 2018
West Block of Parliament Rehabilitation, Ottawa, southern Ontario
Design: EVOQ Architecture
West Block in Ottawa - Canadian Architecture News
photo © EVOQ
West Block of Parliament Ottawa
EVOQ Architecture is strengthening its presence in the National Capital area with the addition of longtime Ottawa resident, Jayant Gupta, Senior Architect OAA, OAQ, LEED AP, RAIC who joined EVOQ this spring after having worked alongside the company for three years on the West Block Rehabilitation Project.

26 Jul 2018
Ambulatory Care Building, Medicine Hat Regional Hospital, Medicine Hat, Alberta
Design: Gibbs Gage Architects and Diamond Schmitt
Medicine Hat Regional Hospital Ambulatory Care Building
photo : Tom Arban Photography
Ambulatory Care Building, Medicine Hat Regional Hospital
The expansion and renewal of the Medicine Hat Regional Hospital was celebrated today. A ribbon-cutting ceremony officially opened the new Ambulatory Care Building designed by Gibbs Gage Architects and Diamond Schmitt Architects in joint venture.

21 Jul 2018
Innovation Centre at Red River College Exchange District Campus, Winnipeg, Manitoba
Design: Diamond Schmitt Architects with Number TEN Architectural Group
Innovation Centre at Red River College Exchange District Campus in Winnipeg
picture courtesy of architects office
Innovation Centre at Red River College
Construction has commenced on a $95-million Innovation Centre at the Red River College Exchange District campus in Winnipeg. This transformative project positions architectural innovation to inspire and support a culture of advanced learning and knowledge transfer. The 100,000-sqft development incorporates a repurposed downtown heritage building and new construction.

5 Jul 2018
North York Central Library Building, Toronto, Ontario
Design: Diamond Schmitt Architects
North York Central Library Building in Toronto
photo : Lisa Logan Photography
Museum Station Toronto Building
Toronto’s largest circulating library re-opens today after a major renovation project. Diamond Schmitt Architects has revitalized the North York Central Library and reprogrammed space to support the delivery of new services to meet the changing needs and expectations of its users.

28 Jun 2018
Museum Subway Station, Toronto, Ontario
Design: Diamond Schmitt Architects
Museum Subway Station Toronto - Canadian Architecture News
photo : Elizabeth Gyde
Museum Subway Station Toronto Building
It has been a decade since Diamond Schmitt Architects transformed the quotidian into a time travel experience on the Toronto subway at Museum station.

16 May 2018
Metropolitan Toronto Central YMCA, Ontario
Design: Diamond Schmitt Architects
Metropolitan Toronto Central YMCA Building - Canadian Architecture News
photograph : Fiona Spalding-Smith
Metropolitan Toronto Central YMCA
The Metropolitan Toronto Central YMCA, designed by Diamond Schmitt Architects, is this year’s recipient of the Prix du XXe siècle, an award that recognizes outstanding contribution to Canadian architecture of 20th century design.

8 May 2018
DARE District at Algonquin College, Ottawa
Design: Diamond Schmitt Architects
DARE District at Algonquin College in Ottawa
images courtesy of architects
DARE District at Algonquin College
Algonquin College in Ottawa has opened a new centre for learning, innovation and entrepreneurship that features state-of-the-art collaborative environments with an emphasis on the sharing and embracing of Indigenous knowledge.

6 Feb 2018
National Monument dedicated to the Holocaust, Ottawa
Architects: Studio Libeskind
National Holocaust Monument - Canadian Architecture News
photo © Doublespace
National Holocaust Monument in Ottawa
The Monument will honor the millions of innocent men, women and children who were murdered under the Nazi regime and recognize those survivors who were able to eventually make Canada their home. The Monument is an experience that combines architecture, art, landscape and scholarship in ways that create an-ever changing engagement with one of the darkest chapters of human history while conveying a powerful message of humanity’s enduring strength and survival.

1 Feb 2018
Decidedly Jazz Danceworks, Calgary, western Canada
Architects: DIALOG
Decidedly Jazz Danceworks - Canadian Architecture News
photo : Ema Peter Photography
Decidedly Jazz Danceworks in Calgary
DJD, a professional and recreational dance company, has been exploring how jazz music shapes movement and feeling since its humble beginnings in 1984. Over 30 years later, DJD continues innovating and evolving this art form, growing a jazz-savvy community around the world.

18 Jan 2018
Base Camp, Canmore, Alberta
Design: Studio North ; Architects of Record: Systemic Architecture
Base Camp in Canmore Canadian Architectural News
photo : Matthew Kennedy
Base Camp Canmore
The Base Camp buildings are a re-interpretation of the traditional mountain dwelling. The building mass is broken down into simple, archetypal forms that reference historical building typologies seen during the early days of settlement in Canmore and other mountain villages.

12 Jan 2018
The 100 Street Funicular and Frederick G. Todd Lookout, Edmonton, Alberta
Architects: Dialog Design
The 100 Street Funicular in Edmonton
photo © Brock Kryton
The 100 Street Funicular in Edmonton
Canada’s first funicular, officially named ‘the 100 Street Funicular and Frederick G. Todd Lookout’, has now opened as an attraction to members of the public in downtown Edmonton. Designed in its entirety by Dialog Design, this $24 million project has been publicly funded to improve access to Edmonton’s river valley – the city’s largest and publicly accessible green space.

9 Jan 2018
Centre de services Le Bonnallie, Parc national du Mont-Orford, Orford, QC
Design: Anne Carrier architecture
Centre de Services le Bonnallie
photographer: Stéphane Groleau
Centre de services Le Bonnallie
This building is characterized by its interplay between opacity and transparency and between interior and exterior. It is very carefully integrated into its setting, following the site’s topography so closely that the building appears to be sculpted from the landscape itself. The mix of materials and colours gives it character, while creating clear boundaries between different spaces.

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