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March 20, 2018

Kellogg School of Management, Northwestern University
Location: Evanston, Illinois, USA Architect: KPMB Architects Date of Completion: 2017 OAA Design Excellence Awards Finalist...
Image Credit: Bruce Damonte
Architectural Credit: KPMB Architects

March 19, 2018

House on Ancaster Creek
Location: Ancaster, ON Architect: Williamson Williamson Inc. Date of Completion: 2016 OAA Design Excellence Awards Finalist An intergenerational...
Image Credit: Ben Rahn/A-Frame Inc.
Architectural Credit: Williamson Williamson Inc.

March 16, 2018

House in Mulmur Hills 3
Location: Mulmur, ON Architect: Ian MacDonald Architect Inc. Date of Completion: 2017 OAA Design Excellence Awards Finalist This new residence...
Image Credit: Matthew MacKay-Lyons
Architectural Credit: Ian MacDonald Architect Inc.

March 15, 2018

Environmental Science and Chemistry Building, University of Toronto Scarborough
Location: Toronto, ON Architects: Diamond and Schmitt Architects Incorporated Date of Completion: 2015 OAA Design Excellence Awards Finalist...
Image Credit: Michael Muraz
Architectural Credit: Diamond and Schmitt Architects Incorporated

March 14, 2018

Limelight Bandshell
Location: Toronto, ON Architect: Paul Raff Studio Incorporated Architect Date of Completion: 2017 OAA Design Excellence Awards Finalist For a...
Image Credit: Jack Landau
Architectural Credit: Paul Raff Studio Incorporated Architect

March 13, 2018

Compass House
Location: Mulmur, ON Architect: Superkül Inc. Date of Completion: 2015 OAA Design Excellence Awards Finalist The Compass House was designed as...
Image Credit: Ben Rahn/A-Frame
Architectural Credit: Superkül Inc.

March 12, 2018

Collaborative Greenhouse Technology Centre
Location: Vineland Station, ON Architect: Baird Sampson Neuert Architects Inc. Date of Completion: 2015 OAA Design Excellence Awards Finalist...
Image Credit: Richard Seck
Architectural Credit: Baird Sampson Neuert Architects Inc.

March 09, 2018

McEwen School of Architecture/ École d’architecture McEwen
Location: Greater Sudbury, ON Architects: LGA Architectural Partners Ltd. Date of Completion: 2017 OAA Design Excellence Awards Finalist The...
Image Credit: Bob Gundu
Architectural Credit: LGA Architectural Partners Ltd.

March 08, 2018

Bahá’í Temple of South America
Location: Santiago, Chile Architects: Hariri Pontarini Architects Date of Completion: 2016 OAA Design Excellence Awards Finalist Near the...
Image Credit: Sebastián Wilson León
Architectural Credit: Hariri Pontarini Architects

March 07, 2018

Alta Chalet
Location: The Town of the Blue Mountains, ON Architect: Atelier Kastelic Buffey Inc. Date of Completion: 2015 OAA Design Excellence Awards Finalist...
Image Credit: Shai Gil
Architectural Credit: Atelier Katelic Buffey Inc.

March 06, 2018

CF Toronto Eaton Centre Bridge
Location: Toronto, ON Executive Architects: Zeidler Partnership Architects Design Architects: WilkinsonEyre  Date of...
Image Credit: Stefan Palam
Architectural Credit: Zeidler Partnership Architects- Executive Architects, WilkinsonEyre - Design Architect

March 05, 2018

Casey House Renovation and Extension
Location: Toronto, ON Architect: Hariri Pontarini Architects, ERA Architects (Heritage Architects) Date of Completion: 2017 OAA Design...
Image Credit: doublespace photography
Architectural Credit: Hariri Pontarini Architects, ERA Architects (Heritage)

February 07, 2018

NEST (Winter Stations 2018)
In this post of our winter blOAAg series, “Temporary Architecture: Pavilions, Structures and Follies,” we are given an opportunity...
Image Credit: Henry Mai
Architectural Credit: Design Credit: Adrian Chîu, Henry Mai and Arnel Espanol

February 05, 2018

Winter Stations (2015–present)
In this post of our winter blOAAg series, “Temporary Architecture: Pavilions, Structures and Follies,” we take a look at the...
Image Credit: RAW Design
Architectural Credit: Design Credit: Diana Koncan and Lily Jeon (Toronto, Ontario)
The Storage Shelter (2014)
In this post of our winter blOAAg series, “Temporary Architecture: Pavilions, Structures and Follies,” we take a look at a...
Image Credit: Lowell Lo Design Inc. Architect
Architectural Credit: Lowell Lo Design Inc. Architect
Bubble Pavilion (Student Design 2016)
In this post of our Winter blOAAg series, “Temporary Architecture: Pavilions, Structures and Follies,” we take a look at a...
Image Credit: Xue Ying Zhang
Architectural Credit: Concept by Xue Ying Zhang

February 02, 2018

Prismatica (2017)
In this post of our winter blOAAg series, “Temporary Architecture: Pavilions, Structures and Follies,” we take a look at a...
Image Credit: Doublespace Photography
Architectural Credit: RAW Design
Nuzzles (Winnipeg Warming Huts 2014)
In this post of our winter blOAAg series, “Temporary Architecture: Pavilions, Structures and Follies,” we take a look at the...
Image Credit: Jacob Shank
Architectural Credit: RAW Design
Leeward Fleet (Ice Breakers 2017)
In this post of our winter blOAAg series, “Temporary Architecture: Pavilions, Structures and Follies,” we take a look at the public...
Image Credit: Andy Barrow
Architectural Credit: RAW Design
Bentway Skating Aids (2018)
In this post of our Winter blOAAg series, “Temporary Architecture: Pavilions, Structures and Follies,” we take a look at the...
Image Credit: RAW Design
Architectural Credit: RAW Design
Winter 2018 blOAAg Series: Temporary Architecture- Pavilions, Structures and Follies
The advent of the winter season brings out a unique kind of architecture and art festivities around Ontario. Temporary installations pops up as...
Image Credit: OAA
Architectural Credit: N/A

December 01, 2017

Spotlight on OAA Awards – Design Excellence Awards
2017 Lieutenant Governor’s Award for Design Excellence Winner River City Phase 1 & 2Location: Toronto, Ontario Architects: Saucier...
Image Credit: Jose Uribe
Architectural Credit: Saucier + Perrotte Architectes / ZAS Architects Inc., in joint venture.
Spotlight on OAA Awards – Career Achievement Awards
2017 Winners of the Career Achievement Awards The annual OAA Awards program was established in 1988 and offers Ontario architects, and interns...
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Architectural Credit: N/A

November 08, 2017

50 Park Road (Former OAA Headquarters) (Built: 1954, Renovation: 1992, 2009)
In this post of our fall blOAAg series “Renovation + Relocation”, we’re sharing a throw-back story on our first office space...
Image Credit: Alexi Hobbs
Architectural Credit: Original: John B. Parkin Associates (Now NORR Limited, Architects and Engineers), Renovation: DTAH
Ninki Japanese Cuisine (2017)
In this post of our fall blOAAg series “Renovation + Relocation”, emerging firm, North Office Architects shared their...
Image Credit: stob.ca
Architectural Credit: North Office Architects

November 06, 2017

692 Mount Pleasant (2017)
In this post of our blOAAg Fall Series, “Renovation + Relocation”, we are treated with a story on a renovation/re-purposing...
Image Credit: 3D Model: Gabriel Advertising
Architectural Credit: Pylons Architecture Inc.
Fall 2017 BlOAAg Series: Renovation + Relocation
The OAA Headquarters’ year-long renovation and construction is beginning this fall and blOAAg wants to share stories from architects...
Image Credit: Image by OAA
Architectural Credit: N/A

October 06, 2017

Firma Architecure featured in Designlines magazine
Firma Architecture in Toronto launches its adaptable prefab design for laneway homes and is featured on the cover of...
Image Credit: Naomi Finlay, Design Lines
Architectural Credit: Firma Architecture

September 29, 2017

Wabano Centre for Aboriginal Health (2013)
Location: Ottawa Date of Completion: 2013 Architect: Cardinal Conley & Associates Inc.  Nominated by: Nathalie des Rosier,...
Image Credit: All Images by Adam Tracey
Architectural Credit: Cardinal Conley & Associates Inc.
Woodstock Public Library (1909)
Location: Woodstock Date of Completion: 1909 Architect (Original Building): Chadwick & Becket Renovation and Addition: 1995...
Image Credit: All Images by Woodstock Public Library
Architectural Credit: Chadwick & Becket (Original Building) & Phillip H. Carter Architect (Renovation)

September 28, 2017

Cobalt Train Station (1912)
Location: CobaltDate of Completion: 1910,1992Architects: John M. Lyle Architect (Original Building)Taylor/Hazell Architects...
Image Credit: Library and Archives Canada
Architectural Credit: Architects: John M. Lyle (Original Building), Taylor/Hazell Architects Ltd. (Restoration)
Templar Flats
Location: Hamilton Date of Completion: in construction Architect: Lintack Architects Incorporated Nominated by: Andrea Horwath, MPP...
Image Credit: Lintack Architects
Architectural Credit: Lintack Architects Incorporated
-Canada Wood Council, woodworks!: Templar Flats Case Study. // Thomas Allen, Building Tours: The Templar Flats. Rebuild Hamilton, Sept 2016. Accessed Sept 2017
North Bay Regional Health Centre (2011)
Location: North Bay Date of Completion: 2011 Architect (original building): Evans Bertrand Hill Wheeler Architecture Inc. Nominated by:...
Image Credit: Ed Eng Photography
Architectural Credit: Evans Bertrand Hill Wheeler Architecture Inc.
Canadian Club Brand Heritage Centre | Hiram Walker & Sons Ltd. Main Office Building (1894)
Location: Windsor (formerly Walkerville)Date of Completion: 1894Architect: Mason and Rice (USA)Nominated by: Percy Hatfield,...
Image Credit: Image ID: H6EMP2 | File size: 26.3 MB
Architectural Credit: Mason and Rice (USA)
Museum of Nature (1905)
Location: Ottawa Date of Completion: 1905-1911 Architect (Original Building): David Ewart Renovation and Addition:...
Image Credit: Tom Arban
Architectural Credit: Architect (Original Building): David Ewart
BAPS Shri Swaminarayan Mandir (2007)
Location: Toronto (Etobicoke)Date of Completion: 2007Architect: Papadopoulos & Pradhan Architects Inc.Nominated by: Dr. Shafiq Qaadri,...
Image Credit: All Images courtesy of BAPS Shri Swaminarayan Mandir
Architectural Credit: Papadopoulos & Pradhan Architects Inc.

September 07, 2017

David Braley Health Sciences Centre McMaster University (2015)
In this post of our summer blOAAg series “Shaping Ontario at 150: The built and unbuilt”, we take a look at a new building in...
Image Credit: Shai Gil
Architectural Credit: NORR Architects
-NORR Architects

September 06, 2017

Wellington Building Rehabilitation (2016)
In this post of our summer blOAAg series “Shaping Ontario at 150: The built and unbuilt”, we take a look at a rehabilitation of...
Image Credit: doublespace photography
Architectural Credit: NORR Architects
-NORR Architects

August 25, 2017

Sir John A. Macdonald Building (2015)
In this post of our summer blOAAg series “Shaping Ontario at 150: The built and unbuilt”, we take a look at this historical...
Image Credit: doublespace photography
Architectural Credit: NORR Architects
-NORR Architects
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