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Athabasca, Calgary, Halifax, London, Montreal, Ottawa, Peterborough, Saint John, Thunder Bay, Toronto, Vancouver, Victoria, Winnipeg OTTAWA, April 18, 2018 – A Toronto specialist in culinary education; the project architect for Vancouver’s largest transit-oriented development, a Calgary-based aviation design expert, and a Quebec architecture policy champion are among the Canadian architects to be named 2018 Fellows. The College of Fellows of...  >>
The 2018 Festival takes place in the architecturally rich and historic port city of Saint John, New Brunswick from May 30 to June 2. The Royal Architectural Institute of Canada and the AANB are proud to co-host this year’s program which promises to be a unique experience  complete with internationally recognized keynote speakers including Odile Decq, award-winning French architect, urban planner and academic and Diébédo Francis Kéré, founder...  >>
Join the Syllabus community in celebrating 40 years! Since 1978, Syllabus has been Canada’s practical, alternative path to architectural licensure. Created by the profession, for the profession, more than 120 students have graduated from the program with professional Diplomas in Architecture (Dipl. Arch) – leaving a lasting impact on the country’s built landscape. As the program has grown and evolved over the past forty years, Syllabus graduates...  >>
OTTAWA, April 4, 2018 – Luc Bouliane, MRAIC, a Toronto architect whose designs are inspired by the geology of Northern Ontario, will receive the 2018 Young Architect Award of the Royal Architectural Institute of Canada (RAIC). Recent projects include the 2015 expansion and renovation of the National Museum of Immigration at Pier 21, in Halifax, NS, (with architect David J. Agro). In Toronto, they include the Bensimon Byrne ad agency in the CBC...  >>
Submit now for the RAIC College of Fellows Intern/Intern Architect Fund! Apply for this $5,000 RAIC Foundation bursary or share this notice with a colleague. The deadline for submissions is May 4. The Centennial Fund recognizes those in the early stages of their careers who have already made a noteworthy contribution to the profession. Applicants must be RAIC members to apply. MORE INFO   >>
OTTAWA, March 21, 2018 –  Chevalier Morales Architectes, a Montreal-based architectural firm that reflects the positive impact of the architectural competition process in Quebec, is the recipient of the 2018 Emerging Architectural Practice Award awarded by the Royal Architectural Institute of Canada (RAIC). Download images After working for more than a decade for major Canadian firms, Stephan Chevalier and Sergio Morales founded Chevalier...  >>
OTTAWA, March 16, 2018 – The Board of Directors of the Royal Architectural Institute of Canada (RAIC) announces a change to the leadership team. Mike Brennan has joined the RAIC as Chief Executive Officer. Mr. Brennan is responsible for harnessing the energies of staff, members, volunteers and the board of directors to build long-term sustainability, stability, and organizational excellence. Strategies include, but are not limited to, membership...  >>
Tom Emodi, FRAIC, a Halifax architect, has been acclaimed as Dean of the RAIC College of Fellows for a three-year term beginning May 2018. “I commit to an active College working to release the latent potential in existing RAIC programs,” he says. Tom succeeds J. Robert Thibodeau, FIRAC, a Vancouver architect who served two three-year terms from 2011 to 2017. His experience encompasses over 40 years of architectural practice, research, and...  >>
Register today for the Bidding & Contract Award and Contract Administration live webinar by CA expert, CHOP contributor and experienced instructor Jim Mansfield and Senior Contract Administrator, Michael Paquette. This is your chance to ask the expert and gain insight beyond the reference materials as you explore the practical application of Contract Administration procedures and theory. Earn 8 credit hours of Structured/Core Continuing...  >>
On March 1, the RAIC sent a presentation to the House of Commons Committee on Energy, the Environment and Natural Resources for their study of the built environment and the building code in Canada. The mandate of the Royal Architectural Institute of Canada (RAIC) is to advocate for excellence in the built environment in Canada, demonstrate how design enhances the quality of life and address important issues of society through responsible...  >>