Founded in 1988 by Gilles Saucier and André Perrotte, Saucier + Perrotte architectes has gained international renown for its institutional, cultural, and residential projects. The firm represented Canada at the prestigious Architecture Biennale of Venice in 2004, and has been honoured with numerous awards, including 5 Governor General’s Medals in Architecture and an International Architecture Award. Saucier + Perrotte’s highly acclaimed buildings have been published the world over, reflecting the office's status as one of Canada's premier design firms. While continuing to add to its body of significant built work in Quebec, Ontario and Alberta, Saucier + Perrotte has designed projects for Japan, China, Malaysia and the Middle East.
…firm operates at a very high and consistent level of excellence.
The quality of the work of Saucier & Perrotte architectes and their commitment to excellence were the major determinants of their choice as award recipients.
[Saucier + Perrotte architectes] have pursued and achieved poetics of space in architecture.