The Canadian Architectural Licensing Authorities (CALA) and the Architects’ Council of Europe (ACE) have signed a mutual recognition agreement (MRA), giving architects the opportunity to work across the Atlantic Ocean. The agreement comes into force in 2019.
David Verbeek, a Canadian designer, researcher, and urbanist working with the Office for Metropolitan Architecture (OMA) in Rotterdam, Netherlands, has received the Prix de Rome in Architecture – Emerging Practitioners award from the Canada Council for the Arts. The organization also recently announced several other architectural awards.
The World Architecture Festival (WAF) is accepting submissions for the second edition of The Architecture Drawing Prize. Launched in 2017, the prize is conceived to celebrate and showcase the significance of drawing as a tool in capturing and communicating architectural ideas.
Perkins+Will congratulates its Vancouver office principal Ryan Bragg and Toronto office design director Andrew Frontini on their induction to the Royal Architectural Institute of Canada’s (RAIC’s) College of Fellows, class of 2018.
From large urban infrastructure schemes, private homes, and cultural destinations to civic spaces, educational buildings and places of worship, 20 exceptional new buildings in 16 countries are the recipients of the Royal Institute of British Architects (RIBA) Awards for International Excellence 2018.
The procurement process a new Ottawa Public Library – Library and Archives Canada joint facility has entered a new phase. A City of Ottawa request for qualifications (RFQ) process for professional design services, initiated in May of 2017, has resulted in the selection of five shortlisted teams from 33 submissions. The teams have been invited to participate in the request for proposals (RFP) process.