Exhibition: Dutch Design Supermodels

17:11 - 6 December, 2015

Dudoc (Dutch Urban Design Centre) Vancouver in co-operation with the Consulate General of the Netherlands is excited to present the Dutch Design Supermodels travelling exhibit that showcases the ingenuity of design and architecture from the Netherlands. View 3-D printed scale models of a century’s worth of iconic buildings & chairs designed by great Dutch architects.

Bic Residence / NatureHumaine

05:00 - 6 December, 2015
© Adrien Williams
© Adrien Williams

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Hôtel-de-ville Residence / ACDF Architecture

11:00 - 30 November, 2015
© Adrien Williams
© Adrien Williams

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Story Pod / Atelier Kastelic Buffey

11:00 - 25 November, 2015
© Shai Gil
© Shai Gil

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Le 1650 / A2DESIGN

13:00 - 23 November, 2015
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© Adrien Williams

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House on Lac Grenier / Paul Bernier

09:00 - 17 November, 2015
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© Adrien Williams

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Fashion House / CORE Architects

15:00 - 16 November, 2015
Courtesy of CORE Architects Inc.
Courtesy of CORE Architects Inc.
  • Architects

  • Location

    560 King St W, Toronto, ON M5V 1M3, Canada
  • Lead architect

    Charles Gane, Principal, CORE Architects
  • Collaborators

    Freed Developments, Interior Design by Studio CK
  • Area

    283000.0 ft2
  • Project Year

    2014
  • Photographs

    Courtesy of CORE Architects Inc.

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Monument Channel Cottage / CORE Architects

11:00 - 13 November, 2015
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Courtesy of CORE Architects

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North Vancouver House / Scott & Scott Architects

13:00 - 10 November, 2015
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Courtesy of Scott & Scott Architects

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Shooting Range in Ontario / Magma Architecture

09:00 - 9 November, 2015
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© Christie Mills

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Digifest 2016: Future5 Talks Call for Proposals

08:35 - 8 November, 2015
FUTURE5 Talks
FUTURE5 Talks

Digifest explores the future of design—how is technology changing the way we create, and what this means for our future.

We invite proposals on topics for discussion on the themes:

Design | Technology | Entrepreneurship

15-minute presentations followed by 5 minutes Q&A.

Please provide a 250-word abstract summarizing your talk. Indicate if you are presenting case studies, theory, personal experiences, etc.

Examples of topics for discussion:

- How does art, design, architecture, fashion, food or music and technology intersect and improve our lives?
- Examples of creative leadership.
- Projects that think creatively and strategically in the digital age.
- Examples of social design impacting business, society, government

OMA and Ole Scheeren's Interlace Named World Building of the Year 2015

13:01 - 6 November, 2015
World Building of the Year Winner: The Interlace (Singapore) / OMA and Ole Scheeren. Image © Iwan Baan
World Building of the Year Winner: The Interlace (Singapore) / OMA and Ole Scheeren. Image © Iwan Baan

OMA and Buro Ole Scheeren's vertical village in Singapore, The Interlace has been named the World Building of the Year 2015 at culmination of the World Architecture Festival (WAF). Celebrated for being "an example of bold, contemporary architectural thinking," as WAF Director Paul Finch described, the project is eighth building to ever win the illustrious award. It is considered to be a "radical new approach to contemporary living in a tropical environment."

Winners of the year's Future Project, Landscape, Small Project and Color Prize awards were also announced. Read on to see the who won with comments from the jury. 

BMX Supercross Track / Kleinfeldt Mychajlowycz Architects

09:00 - 5 November, 2015

Cornelia Hahn Oberlander Wins 2015 Margolese National Design for Living Prize

14:00 - 4 November, 2015
UBC Museum of Anthropology. Image © Flickr CC User Kyle Pearce
UBC Museum of Anthropology. Image © Flickr CC User Kyle Pearce

Landscape architect Cornelia Hahn Oberlander has won the 2015 Margolese National Design for Living Prize for her impact on Canadian cities. The School of Architecture and Landscape Architecture at the University of British Columbia, who awards the annual $50,000 prize, chose Oberlander for her "breathtaking, poetic, unforgettable, charged with meaning, and above all, Modernist" designs that have made "outstanding contributions to the development or improvement of living environments for Canadians of all economic classes."

Ontario's Celebration Zone Pavilion / Hariri Pontarini Architects

14:00 - 30 October, 2015
Courtesy of Hariri Pontarini Architects
Courtesy of Hariri Pontarini Architects

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La Chèvre / Atelier Pierre Thibault

11:00 - 30 October, 2015
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© Alain Laforest

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Papa / Hal Ingberg Architect

15:00 - 27 October, 2015

UBC Bookstore / office of mcfarlane biggar architects + designers

17:00 - 26 October, 2015
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© Ed White

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