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September 28, 2017

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,...
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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

August 09, 2017

299 Augusta Avenue (2017)
In this post of our summer blOAAg series “Shaping Ontario at 150: The built and unbuilt”, we take a look at this contemporary...
Image Credit: Aaron Mason Photography
Architectural Credit: Paradigm Architecture + Design
-Paradigm Architecture + Design
Summer 2017 blOAAg Series: Shaping Ontario at 150: The built and unbuilt
Ontario’s story is told through our built environment. It is the first experience of a community’s unique identity through the...
Image Credit: Image by OAA
Architectural Credit: Architectural Credit: N/A
Wychwood Library (1916)
In this post of our summer blOAAg series “Shaping Ontario at 150: The built and unbuilt”, we take a look at the Wychwood Branch...
Image Credit: Adrian Gamble
Architectural Credit: Eden Smith & Sons
-Adrian Gamble

March 31, 2017

Great Plains Recreation Facility (2016)
  Location: Calgary, AlbertaArchitects: MacLennan Jaunkalns Miller Architects Ltd. + MTADate of...
Image Credit: Shai Gil
Architectural Credit: MacLennan Jaunkalns Miller Architects Ltd. + MTA
-MacLennan Jaunkalns Miller Architects Ltd. + MTA

March 30, 2017

Centennial College Ashtonbee Campus Library & Student HUB (2014)
Location: Toronto, Ontario Architects: MacLennan Jaunkalns Miller Architects Ltd. Date of Completion: 2014   OAA Awards 2017...
Image Credit: Shai Gil
Architectural Credit: MacLennan Jaunkalns Miller Architects Ltd.
-MacLennan Jaunkalns Miller Architects Ltd.

March 29, 2017

Story Pod (2015)
Location: Newmarket, ONArchitects: Atelier Kastelic Buffey Inc.Date of Completion: 2015OAA Awards 2017 Design...
Image Credit: Shai Gil
Architectural Credit: Atelier Kastelic Buffey Inc.
-Atelier Kastelic Buffey Inc.

March 28, 2017

Kawartha Trades and Technology Centre (2014)
  Location: Peterborough, Ontario  Architects: Perkins+Will Canada Inc.Date of Completion: 2014 OAA Awards 2017...
Image Credit: Tom Arban
Architectural Credit: Perkins+Will Canada Inc.
-Perkins+Will Canada Inc.

March 27, 2017

2015 Pan Am and Para Pan Am Games - BMX Supercross Legacy Track
Location: Toronto, Ontario  Architects: Kleinfeldt Mychajlowycz Architects Inc. Date of Completion: 2015 OAA Awards...
Image Credit: Scott Norsworthy
Architectural Credit: Kleinfeldt Mychajlowycz Architects Inc.
-Kleinfeldt Mychajlowycz Architects Inc.

March 24, 2017

Queen Richmond Centre West at 134 Peter Street (2015)
Location: Toronto, Ontario  Architects: Sweeny &Co. Architects Inc. (formerly Sweeny Sterling Finlayson &Co...
Image Credit: DoubleSpace Photography
Architectural Credit: Sweeny &Co. Architects Inc.
-Sweeny &Co. Architects Inc.

March 23, 2017

Nathan Phillips Square Revitalization (2015)
Location: Toronto, Ontario  Architects: Plant Architect Inc. and Perkins+Will Architects in Joint Venture Date...
Image Credit: Steven Evans
Architectural Credit: Plant Architect Inc. and Perkins+Will Architects in Joint Venture
-Plant Architect Inc. and Perkins+Will Architects in Joint Venture

March 22, 2017

Emerald Hills Leisure Centre (2016)
Location: Sherwood Park, AlbertaArchitects: MacLennan Jaunkalns Miller Architects Ltd. + MTADate of Completion: 2016OAA Awards...
Image Credit: Shai Gil
Architectural Credit: MacLennan Jaunkalns Miller Architects Ltd. + MTA
-MacLennan Jaunkalns Miller Architects Ltd. + MTA

March 21, 2017

River City Phase 1 & 2 River City – Phase 1 & 2 (2015)
Location: Toronto, Ontario  Architects: Saucier + Perrotte Architectes / ZAS Architects Inc., in joint venture Date...
Image Credit: Jose Uribe
Architectural Credit: Saucier + Perrotte Architectes / ZAS Architects Inc., in joint venture
-Saucier + Perrotte Architectes / ZAS Architects Inc., in joint venture

March 20, 2017

Boulevard Club West Wing Replacement (2015)
Location: Toronto, Ontario  Architects: Teeple Architects Inc.  Date of Completion: 2015OAA Awards 2017...
Image Credit: Scott Norsworthy
Architectural Credit: Teeple Architects Inc.
-Teeple Architects Inc.

March 16, 2017

Rosemary Residence (2016)
Location: Toronto, Ontario  Architects: Kohn Shnier Architects Date of Completion: 2016OAA Awards 2017 Design...
Image Credit: DoubleSpace Photography
Architectural Credit: Kohn Shnier Architects
-Kohn Shnier Architects
Eva's Phoenix (2016)
Location: Toronto, Ontario  Architects: LGA Architectural Partners (formerly Levitt Goodman Architects) Date...
Image Credit: Ben Rahn/A-Frame
Architectural Credit: LGA Architectural Partners (formerly Levitt Goodman Architects)
-LGA Architectural Partners (formerly Levitt Goodman Architects)

March 10, 2017

Core Modern Homes (2016)
Location: Toronto, Ontario  Architects: Batay-Csorba Architects (Design Architect for interior and exterior design) and Turner...
Image Credit: Doublespace Photography
Architectural Credit: Batay-Csorba Architects (Design Architect for interior and exterior design) and Turner Fleischer Architects (Prime Consultant)
-Batay-Csorba Architects (Design Architect for interior and exterior design) and Turner Fleischer Architects (Prime Consultant)
Philip J. Currie Dinosaur Museum (2015)
Location: Wembley, AlbertaArchitects: Teeple Architects Inc. and Architecture| Tkalcic Bengert Date of Completion: 2015   OAA Awards...
Image Credit: Tom Arban Photography
Architectural Credit: Teeple Architects Inc. and Architecture| Tkalcic Bengert
-Teeple Architects Inc. and Architecture| Tkalcic Bengert
Williams Parkway Operations Centre Phase 1 (2015)
Location: Brampton, Ontario Architects: Rounthwaite Dick & Hadley Architects Inc. Date of Completion: 2015OAA Awards 2017 Design...
Image Credit: Tom Arban
Architectural Credit: Rounthwaite Dick & Hadley Architects Inc.
-Rounthwaite Dick & Hadley Architects Inc.

March 09, 2017

Conestoga College Student Recreation Centre (2016)
Location: Kitchener, OntarioArchitects: MacLennan Jaunkalns Miller Architects Ltd.Date of Completion: 2016OAA Awards 2017...
Image Credit: Shai Gil
Architectural Credit: MacLennan Jaunkalns Miller Architects Ltd.
-MacLennan Jaunkalns Miller Architects Ltd.
Mike & Ophelia Lazaridis Quantum-Nano Centre, University of Waterloo (2012)
Location: Waterloo, OntarioArchitects: KPMB ArchitectsDate of Completion: 2012OAA Awards 2017 Design Excellence Finalist The design of the...
Image Credit: DoubleSpace Photography
Architectural Credit: KPMB Architects
-KPMB Architects

March 08, 2017

Meadowvale Community Centre and Library (2016)
Location: Mississauga, OntarioArchitects: Perkins+Will Canada Inc.Date of Completion: 2016OAA Awards 2017 Design...
Image Credit: Rodrigo Chavez
Architectural Credit: Perkins+Will Canada Inc.
-Perkins+Will Canada Inc.
On International Women's Day: Meet the BEAT Team!
Building Equality in Architecture Toronto (BEAT), is an independent organization dedicated to the promotion of equality in the profession...
Image Credit: BEAT
Architectural Credit: N/A
-Building Equality in Architecture Toronto (BEAT)

March 03, 2017

East Point Park Bird Sanctuary Pavilions (2015)
Location: Toronto, OntarioArchitects: Plant Architect Inc.Date of Completion: 2015OAA Awards 2017 Design Excellence Finalist  East...
Image Credit: Steven Evans Photography
Architectural Credit: Plant Architect Inc.
-Plant Architect Inc.
Ports 1961 Shanghai (2015)
Location: Shanghai, ChinaArchitects: UUFIE INC. Date of Completion: 2015 OAA Awards 2017 Design Excellence Finalist  Ports 1961...
Image Credit: Shengliang Su
Architectural Credit: UUFIE INC.
-UUFIE INC.
Building Housing Diversity: Invizij Architects & Indwell
We have been working with Indwell, a Hamilton-based Christian charity to create innovative responses to Ontario’s affordable housing crisis...
Image Credit: George Qua-Enoo
Architectural Credit: Invizij Architects
-Emma Cubitt, Invizij Architects

February 13, 2017

Visioning Our Future Dwelling Together: Re-Imagining housing with Eabametoong and Nibinamik First Nations
Housing in First Nations communities across Northern Ontario, and throughout Canada, is a site of physical manifestation of colonial,...
Image Credit: +city lab
Architectural Credit: n/a
-Dr. Shelagh McCartney, +city lab

February 08, 2017

Housing and Mixed-use Development - Student Studio Project (Part 3 of 3)
Site: Ford City, Windsor Ontario School: St.Clair College  Course: Drafting and Design Housing and Mixed-use...
Image Credit: Matthew Hopkins
Architectural Credit: n/a
-Matthew Hopkins (St. Clair College)
Housing and Mixed-use Development - Student Studio Project (Part 2 of 3)
Site: Ford City, Windsor Ontario School: St.Clair College Course: Drafting and Design Housing and Mixed-use...
Image Credit: Sophia Simone
Architectural Credit: n/a
-Sophia Simone (St. Clair College)

February 07, 2017

Housing and Mixed-use Development - Student Studio Project (Part 1 of 3)
Site: Ford City, Windsor OntarioSchool: St.Clair College Course: Drafting and Design Housing and Mixed-use...
Image Credit: Ontario Association of Architects
Architectural Credit: n/a
-Professor William Rawlings (St. Clair College)

February 06, 2017

Laneway House (2004)
Location: TorontoArchitects: Kohn Shnier Architects (Martin Kohn, John Shnier, Vis Ramasubramanian, and Jean-Louis Rivard) Structural:...
Image Credit: Tom Arban/Michael Awad
Architectural Credit: Kohn Shnier Architects
-Kohn Shnier Architects
Winter blOAAg Series: Housing Diversity
In keeping housing affordability at the forefront, there is a growing need to rethink traditional housing typologies and encourage diverse...
Image Credit: Ontario Association of Architects
Architectural Credit: n/a

January 06, 2017

Women in Architecture: Chamberlain Architect Services Limited
During this second year of "Women in Architecture – Ontario (part 2)" we would like to share stories and experiences of women who...
Image Credit: Chamberlain Architect Services Ltd.
Architectural Credit: Chamberlain Architect Services Ltd.
-Linnea Chamberlain

January 05, 2017

Spotlight on OAA Awards - Female Recipients of OAA Service Awards since 1988
s blOAAg post will look at the female recipients of the OAA Service Awards –G. Randy Roberts Service Award, Order of da Vinci Award,...
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Architectural Credit: n/a

January 03, 2017

St. Mary’s Ukrainian Catholic Church: Celebration of the 2016 OAA Landmark Designation
In recognition of the 2016 OAA Landmark Designation being awarded to St. Mary’s Ukrainian Catholic Church and architect John Stefura,...
Image Credit: Braeden Martel
Architectural Credit: John Stefura and Carl Skerl, Townend Stefura Baleshta and Pfister Architects
-Northern Ontario Society of Architects (NOSA)
ARCHIPELAGO: Collaborative Installation for UpHere 2016
How do people interact with and inhabit a space? The buildings that we use every day and that make-up our cities suggest unique answers to...
Image Credit: Mark Baechler
Architectural Credit: Northern Ontario Society of Architects
-Northern Ontario Society of Architects (NOSA)

December 23, 2016

Spotlight on OAA Awards – Lieutenant Governor's Award for Design Excellence in Architecture
2016 Lieutenant Governor's Award for Design Excellence in Architecture WinnerName: Richard Ivey Building, Richard Ivey School of...
Image Credit: Ben Rahn/A-Frame
Architectural Credit: Hariri Pontarini Architects
Spotlight on OAA Awards – Sustainable Design Excellence Award
2015 Sustainable Design Excellence Award WinnerName: Vale Living with Lakes CentreLocation: Sudbury, ONArchitectural...
Image Credit: Tom Arban
Architectural Credit: J.L. Richards & Associates Limited, Consulting Engineers & Architects in association with Perkins + Will Canada Inc.
Spotlight on OAA Awards – People’s Choice Award
2010 People's Choice Award WinnerName: The Delegation of the Ismaili Imamat Location: Ottawa, ONArchitectural Credit: Maki...
Image Credit: Tom Arban
Architectural Credit: Maki and Associates and Moriyama & Teshima Architects in collaboration
Spotlight on OAA Awards – Design Excellence Award
2013 Design Excellence Award WinnerName: University of British Columbia, Faculty of Pharmaceutical Sciences/CDRDLocation: Vancouver,...
Image Credit: Marc Cramer
Architectural Credit: Saucier + Perrotte Architectes & Hughes Condon Marler Architects
Spotlight on OAA Awards – Honour Roll Award
The annual OAA Awards program was established in 1988 and offers Ontario architects, students and interns an opportunity to showcase their best...
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Architectural Credit: n/a

December 20, 2016

Spotlight on OAA Awards - Order of da Vinci Award
The annual OAA Awards program was established in 1988 and offers Ontario architects, students and interns an opportunity to showcase their best...
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Architectural Credit: n/a
Spotlight on OAA Awards - G. Randy Roberts Service Award
The annual OAA Awards program was established in 1988 and offers Ontario architects, students and interns an opportunity to showcase their best...
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Architectural Credit: n/a
Spotlight on OAA Awards - Lifetime Design Achievement Award
The annual OAA Awards program was established in 1988 and offers Ontario architects, students and interns an opportunity to showcase their best...
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Architectural Credit: n/a

December 19, 2016

Spotlight on OAA Awards - Concepts Award
2015 Concept Award WinnerConcept: The Hole Idea - Now in Technicolour Concept by: Weiss Architecture & Urbanism...
Image Credit: Weiss Architecture & Urbanism Limited
Architectural Credit: Weiss Architecture & Urbanism Limited

December 16, 2016

Spotlight on OAA Awards - Landmark Designation Award
2016 Landmark Designation Award WinnerBuilding: 299 Queen Street West Location: Toronto, ON  The annual OAA Awards program was...
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Architectural Credit: Burke, Horwood and White (original building) Quadrangle Architects Limited (renovation)
Spotlight on OAA Awards - Best Emerging Practice Award
The annual OAA Awards program was established in 1988 and offers Ontario architects, students and interns an opportunity to showcase their best...
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Architectural Credit: n/a

December 15, 2016

Laneway Housing Initiative by inhabitTO inspired by Montreal
inhabitTO, a downtown sustainable architecture firm headed by Lia Maston, has expanded their efforts to include design for laneway structures...
Image Credit: Illustration: Jeff Kulak
Architectural Credit: Lia Maston in association with Architecture Microclimat
-inhabitTO

December 06, 2016

Women in Architecture – Charisma Panchapakesan, Principal at CAB Architects
During this second year of "Women in Architecture – Ontario (part 2)" we would like to share stories and experiences of women who are...
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Architectural Credit: n/a

October 24, 2016

Women enrolled in Ontario's Schools of Architecture
Pictured below is the data for Fall 2014 on female enrolment in all architectural degrees (including undergraduate and professional graduate...
Image Credit: Ontario Association of Architects
Architectural Credit: N/A
Female Architects in Ontario (2016)
Pictured below is the data for Fall 2016 on women in the architectural profession in the province of Ontario. We are able to trace a 2% increase...
Image Credit: Ontario Association of Architects
Architectural Credit: N/A
Fall BlOAAg Series: Women in Architecture – Ontario (Part 2)
In commemoration of Women’s History Month of October*, we are collecting stories about women in architecture this month to profile for our...
Image Credit: Ontario Association of Architects
Architectural Credit: n/a
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