RAIC Metro Vancouver Dinner and Awards

RAIC Metro Vancouver Dinner and Awards

The first annual RAIC Metro Vancouver dinner and awards took place on September 17 at the Italian Cultural Centre.  The event was well attended by…

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Nanaimo Art Gallery: Showcasing      Recipients of Design Awards

Nanaimo Art Gallery: Showcasing Recipients of Design Awards

Submissions from three of the Royal Architectural Institute of Canada’s awards programs will be on display at the Nanaimo Art Gallery until November 14th. These…

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TOWNSHIFT: Suburb into City, An Ideas Competition for Surrey's Town Centres

TOWNSHIFT: Suburb into City, An Ideas Competition for Surrey’s Town Centres

Can the ideas of designers shift suburbia into true urbanity? This open ideas competition proposes 5 different sites and 5 scales of design all within…

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2010 Governor General's Medals Call for Submissions

2010 Governor General’s Medals Call for Submissions

The highest award given in Canada are the Governor General’s Medals in Architecture, which recognize and celebrate out standing design in recently com pleted built…

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RAIC Course: Concrete Thinking

RAIC Course: Concrete Thinking

Developed by the Canadian Precast/Prestressed Concrete Institute and the Cement Association of Canada, this one-day seminar offers practical details to maximize the benefits concrete has…

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RAIC Course:  Integrating Sustainability: Selecting and Designing for Low-Energy Comfort Systems

RAIC Course: Integrating Sustainability: Selecting and Designing for Low-Energy Comfort Systems

This full-day course includes a brief overview of the principles and theory behind the movement of fluids and air and a review of HVAC systems….

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Italianita:  Symbols Of Italy

Italianita: Symbols Of Italy

On Wednesday October 21, Italian designer Giulio Iacchetti will discuss his latest book “Italianità”. Iacchetti will explore some of the reasons why certain iconic symbols…

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