Entries are open for the 2020 North American Copper in Architecture (NACIA) awards. Architects, designers, and sheet metal contractors can submit their building projects for consideration through January 31, 2020.
The University of Manitoba in Winnipeg has received a $2.5 million gift from Michael F.B. Nesbitt that will support the construction of the Desautels Concert Hall, a new performing arts venue on the university’s Fort Garry campus.
Vancouver’s BLA Design Group has won the inaugural microhome international architecture competition by Bee Breeders. The sustainable microhome design is intended to provide an alternative, entry-level option for the city’s increasingly unaffordable housing market.
The University of Toronto (U of T), Ont., has unveiled plans for a 10-storey building to provide housing for more than 200 graduate students and expand living, social, and study spaces on its St. George campus.