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Communications Assistant Ottawa, ON Full-time The RAIC is seeking a Communications Assistant to help produce a wide variety of external and internal communications in a fast-paced, creative, and dynamic environment. Writing, editing, and content creation form the lion’s share of the job. You will support a range of programs and activities, including awards, continuing education, practice support, member services, and advocacy. This...  >>
What is the future of architecture in Canada? Or rather, who is the future of architecture in Canada? These are the questions that POP // CAN // CRIT 2019: Education and Emergence of Architects in Canada will explore. Join us for a day of panels and discussion on Saturday, October 26, at the Design Exchange in Toronto as we kick-start the 2019 RAIC Festival of Architecture. Panel topics include The Student // The Intern, The Architect, and The...  >>
WHEN: Wednesday June 12, 2019, 12 p.m. to 1 p.m. WHERE: Esquimalt Nations Room, 1 Centennial Square, City of Victoria NOTE: New time and location this month as CityStudio is closed for bookings until further notice. Please bring your own lunch and refreshments. The meeting is FREE to attend, but please register using the button below to reserve a seat. On June 12, the network will discuss architects in the media, assembling a speaker list,...  >>
OTTAWA, May 14, 2019 – The eight projects and individuals receiving 2019 RAIC Awards of Excellence reflect outstanding achievement in architecture through innovation, green building, allied arts, advocacy, and journalism. Click HERE for expanded descriptions, additional jury comments, project credits, and downloadable images. “By sharing examples of the best current architecture with our peers and the public, the Royal Architectural...  >>
The Ontario Association of Architects (OAA) has developed a new, extensive practice bulletin to support architects in their efforts to obtain fair and balanced contracts. Best Practices for Review of RFP Language and Supplementary Conditions to OAA 600 and Other Client-Architect Contracts provides detailed information about how to review request for proposal documents and contracts. END HERE, rest in link Architects are frequently asked to sign...  >>
Members of the new Victoria Network of the RAIC British Columbia Chapter have embraced the role of architects as advocates and are celebrating their first win. On April 3, a dozen members of the network gathered at CityStudio Victoria, an innovation hub. The topic: What is our community’s biggest issue that we should focus on this year? The answer: climate change. “It was our social responsibility as leaders,” notes Carrie Smart, MRAIC, chair...  >>
  The RAIC will host national forums in Atlantic Canada between June 14 and June 19, 2019, to explore challenges, opportunities, and new directions for architecture in the region and Canada. You can register one of two ways: 1)    Free registration 2)    Paid registration ($50) - All registrants will receive a $75 voucher redeemable for any RAIC event, Festival, conference, webinar or continuing education opportunity. June 14, 2019: St. John’...  >>
The Royal Architectural Institute of Canada is grateful for the support of the sponsors of the RAIC International Prize. Our sponsors share with us the values of justice, respect, equality, and inclusiveness, and the desire to celebrate great architecture that transforms communities. Be part of the celebration! Click here to view our sponsorship opportunities.           >>
Ottawa, May 2, 2019 — The Royal Architectural Institute of Canada (RAIC) welcomes the opening on May 3 of UNCEDED: Voices of the Land and the opportunity to view this extraordinary exhibition at the Canadian Museum of History in Gatineau, QC. “UNCEDED: Voices of the Land is a deeply thoughtful work presented as Canada's contribution to the Venice Biennale in Architecture for 2018,” said RAIC President Michael Cox, FRAIC. “It responds...  >>