Québec library wins 2019 Grand Prix of Excellence award

April 9, 2019

The Order of Architects of Québec (OAQ) awarded the 2019 Grand Prix of Excellence to the Drummondville Library by Chevalier Morales Architects and DMA Architects. Photo courtesy Chevalier Morales Architects [1]
The Order of Architects of Québec (OAQ) awarded the 2019 Grand Prix of Excellence to the Drummondville Library by Chevalier Morales Architects and DMA Architects.
Photo courtesy Chevalier Morales Architects

The Drummondville Library[2] by Chevalier Morales Architects[3] and DMA Architects[4] has won the 2019 Grand Prix of Excellence from the Order of Architects of Québec[5] (OAQ).

According to the jury, this project shines with its esthetics, which gives access to world-class architecture. By giving the local population entry to museum-quality architecture, and by concretizing the collective will to reduce energy consumption, this project, according to the jury, is the flagship of two axes of sustainable development: the social and the environmental.The award was announced at OAQ’s 30th Architecture Excellence Award gala held in Montréal earlier this month.

To see all the winning projects, click here[6].

Endnotes:
  1. [Image]: https://www.constructioncanada.net/wp-content/uploads/2019/04/Opener-2.jpg
  2. Drummondville Library: https://www.drummondville.ca/culture-loisirs-et-sports/bibliotheque/
  3. Chevalier Morales Architects: http://www.chevaliermorales.com/
  4. DMA Architects: https://www.dma-arch.com/en
  5. Order of Architects of Québec: https://www.oaq.com/pea/accueil.html
  6. here: https://www.oaq.com/pea/edition_2019/projets_laureats.html

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