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2011 OAA Award Winners

The annual OAA Awards offer Ontario architects, students and interns an opportunity to showcase their best work and increase public appreciation of the services provided by the architectural profession.For inspiration, take a look at the 2011 OAA award winners gallery featured on this page.

2011 OAA Award Winners

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Concepts & Presentations

Recognizing clarity and uniqueness of expression of an architectural idea as well as promoting the involvement of individuals in the areas of design presentation, art and other design related endeavours. 

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Reza Aliabadi [rzlbd]       

AWARD

                        

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Studio 124-125, 48 Abell St (After Eviction)    
Michelle Van Eyk, Intern Architect       
HONOURABLE MENTION               

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Artifact

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Chan Yiu-Bun, Intern Architect     
AWARD 
     
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Dubbeldam Design Architects
HONOURABLE MENTION        
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Proposals/Concepts 
     
Embedded Boundaries
Liana Bresler, Student    
AWARD     

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IOD Thunder Bay
Brook McIlroy 
HONOURABLE MENTION
     
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Design Excellence

Recognizing the innovative skills of Ontario architects in creating spaces, buildings and communities that respect and enhance the environment and enrich human activity.

Bloor/Gladstone Branch Library  
TorontoRounthwaite Dick & Hadley Architects Inc. in association with Shoalts & Zaback Architects Ltd. & E.R.A. Architects Inc.

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Canadian Museum of Nature  
Ottawa   
 Padolsky, Kuwabara, Gagnon Joint Ventures Architects (PKG): Barry Padolsky Associates Inc. Architects Kuwabara Payne McKenna Blumberg Architects Gagnon, Letellier, Cyr, Ricard, Mathieu Architectes 

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Cornell Plantations Welcome Center  
Ithaca, New York, USA 
Baird Sampson Neuert Architects

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Department of Psychosocial Oncology & Palliative Care
Al Hertz Centre for Supportive and Palliative Care
Harold and Shirley Lederman Palliative Care Centre
Toronto
ARK Architects + Research + Knowledge Inc. 
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Front to Back Infill
Ottawa
Colizza Bruni Architecture Inc.

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Hamilton Farmers' Market and Central Public Library
Hamilton
Rounthwaite Dick & Hadley Architects Inc. in association with david premi Architects inc.

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Humber College Centre for Justice Leadership
Toronto
Gow Hastings Architects Inc.
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Lakehead University, New Academic Building

Orillia
Moriyama & Teshima Architects
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LightSpace 2
Toronto
Baird Sampson Neuert Architects Inc.

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Telus House Toronto
25 York Street
Toronto
Architect: Adamson Associates Architects
Collaborating Architect: Sweeny Sterling Finlayson & Co Architects Inc.

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The Salvation Army Harbour Light
Toronto
Diamond and Schmitt Architects

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Scandinave Les Bains Vieux-Montréal 
Montréal
Saucier + Perrotte architectes
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University of Waterloo School of Pharmacy
McMaster University MGD School of Medicine
Kitchener
Hariri Pontarini Architects
Robbie/Young + Wright Architects in Joint Venture
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Vancouver 2010 Winter Olympics Ontario Pavilion (Ontario House)

Vancouver
Hariri Pontarini Architects
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Waterloo Region Museum
Kitchener
Moriyama & Teshima Architects In Association with The Walter Fedy Partnership

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G.Randy Roberts Service Award

Recognizing an OAA member for extraordinary service to the membership; for ‘behind-the-scenes’ dedication and action; for employing the skills and the energy to get things done.This annual award is named after the late 2005 OAA President, G. Randy Roberts. 

David R. Murphy

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Lifetime Design Achievement Award

The Lifetime Design Achievement Award recognizes and honours a career-long commitment to the promotion and achievement in Architectural Design Excellence. This award celebrates the outstanding contribution of architects whose body of work reflects a lasting legacy of excellence and innovation. 
   
Eberhard H. Zeidler
 

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Michael V. and Wanda Plachta Award

Honoring architectural excellence for projects in Ontario that cost no more than 8 million dollars. This annual award was established in 1991 by Mrs. Wanda Plachta in honour of her late husband, Michael Plachta's wish to recognize younger firms that create excellence in smaller projects.

Humber College Centre for Justice Leadership
Toronto
Gow Hastings Architects Inc.

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Order of da Vinci

Recognizing architects who have demonstrated exceptional leadership in the profession, in education, and/or in the community.   
 
Ranjit Dhar

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People's Choice Award

Recognizing the public's favourite project, selected by online voting from the Design Excellence Winners. 

Front to Back Infill

Ottawa

Colizza Bruni Architecture Inc.

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