The Ontario Association of Architects (OAA) just announced the winners of the 2018 Design Excellence Awards!
The OAA Awards recognize the best in Ontario architecture firms, designing all sorts of buildings all around the world, from temples in Chile to residential buildings here at home.
“Every year it is a privilege to honour the very best in Canadian architecture and design,” says John Stephenson, OAA President. “The OAA Awards help to champion and encourage a new standard of excellence every year and 2018 has been no exception. Every project submitted for the awards has showcased how architects continue to help build and strengthen communities around the world and is a testament to the strength of our industry.”
In addition to the 10 Design Excellence winners, the OAA also awarded the Best Emerging Practice Award to Suulin Architects; the G. Randy Roberts Service Award went to Janna S. Levitt; and the Order of da Vinci Award went to John H. Daniels.
The 2018 Design Excellence winners
Bahá’í Temple of South America, Santiago, Chile – Hariri Pontarini Architects
Casey House, Toronto, ON – Hariri Pontarini Architects
Collaborative Greenhouse Technology Centre, Vineland, ON – Baird Sampson Neuert Architects Inc.
Double Duplex, Toronto, ON – Batay-Csorba Architects
House on Ancaster Creek, Ancaster, ON – Williamson Williamson Inc.
Julis Romo Rabinowitz Building & Louis A. Simpson International Building, Princeton University, Princeton, NJ, USA – KPMB Architects
Limelight Bandshell, North York, ON – Paul Raff Studio Incorporated Architect
McEwen School of Architecture/ École d’architecture McEwen, Sudbury, ON – LGA Architectural Partners Ltd.
Remai Modern, Saskatoon, SK – KPMB Architects (Design Architect) and Architecture49 Inc. (Architect of Record)
Wellington Building Rehabilitation, Ottawa, ON – NORR Architects & Engineers Limited
All of these winners will be celebrated at the Celebration of Excellence Ceremony at the 2018 OAA Conference on May 25, 2018. At this time, the winners of the Lieutenant Governor’s Award, Michael V. & Wanda Plachta Award, and the People’s Choice Award will be announced!
Voting for People’s Choice Award is now open, so vote today!