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March 26, 2018

National Arts Centre Rejuvenation
Location: Ottawa, ON Architect: Diamond and Schmitt Architects IncorporatedDate of Completion: 2017 OAA Design Excellence Awards Finalist...
Image Credit: doubleplace photography
Architectural Credit: Diamond and Schmitt Architects Incorporated

March 23, 2018

Double Duplex
Location: Toronto, ON Architect: Batay-Csorba Architects Completion: 2016 OAA Design Excellence Awards Finalist Double Duplex is located...
Image Credit: doublespace photography
Architectural Credit: Batay-Csorba Architects

March 22, 2018

Julis Romo Rabinowitz Building & Louis A. Simpson International Building, Princeton University
Location: Princeton, New Jersey Architects: KPMB Architects Date of Completion: 2017 OAA Design Excellence Awards Finalist Princeton University has...
Image Credit: Adrien Williams
Architectural Credit: KPMB Architects

March 21, 2018

Langara College Science & Technology Building
Location: Vancouver, B.C. Architects: Design and Technical: Teeple Architects Inc. Local/Executive: Proscenium Architecture + Interiors...
Image Credit: Andrew Latreille
Architectural Credit: Design and Technical: Teeple Architects Inc.; Local/Executive: Proscenium

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

October 02, 2017

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.
Wabano Centre for Aboriginal Health (2013)
Location: Ottawa Date of Completion: 2013 Architect: Cardinal Conley & Associates Inc.  Nominated by: Nathalie des Rosiers,...
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)
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
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)
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.
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
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)

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)
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