Giovanna Borasi is the new director of the Canadian Centre for Architecture (CCA). Her predecessor Mirko Zardini will step will down at the end of this year after leading the organization for nearly 15 years.
The Royal Architectural Institute of Canada (RAIC), Canadian Institute of Planners (CIP), and Canadian Society of Landscape Architects (CSLA) are now accepting entries for the 2020 National Urban Design Awards (NUDA).
The Tanks at Bushwick Inlet Park by Studio V Architecture and the Ulsoor Lake project by Arup are the joint winners of the 2019 World Architecture Festival (WAF) awards in the ‘Water and Food’ category.
Neeraj Bhatia, a Canadian architect and urban designer and founder of the Open Workshop, has received the Prix de Rome in Architecture – Professional award from the Canada Council for the Arts. The organization also announced several other architectural awards.
Designed by Japanese studio Nendo, the Yokohama Ekimae building, an 11-storey office tower located in the Kojimachi neighbourhood in central Tokyo, Japan, creates a more physical experience to the outdoors with its Kojimachi Terrace or ‘Sky Forest.’