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The Alberta Association of Architects (AAA) is offering their new online Building Envelope Course to any professional or intern in Canada. The 11-module course —now mandatory in Alberta —has four practical learning objectives: Improve the learning ability of architects to competently and effectively design appropriate building envelopes; Improve the ability of architects to understand their responsibilities and limitations regarding the...  >>
Monday, October 28 – Wednesday, October 30, 2019 at RAIC Festival Participate in the RAIC Foundation’s Silent Auction and help support the next generation of Canadian architects. The RAIC Foundation will be hosting a silent auction at the 2019 RAIC Festival in Toronto, with successful bidders announced during the Foundation’s Fundraising Lunch on Wednesday, October 30, 2019.  Items for auction will be on display at the RAIC booths from October...  >>
OTTAWA, ON, April 9, 2019 – The Royal Architectural Institute of Canada (RAIC) and the National Trust for Canada announce that the Royal Manitoba Theatre Centre in Winnipeg is the recipient of the 2019 Prix du XXe siècle, an annual award that recognizes Canada’s landmark buildings of the 20th century. Download images and backgrounder The Royal Manitoba Theatre Centre (RMTC) opened in 1970 and was designed by Number TEN Architectural Group of...  >>
Wednesday, May 29, 2019, 7:00 p.m. The Pipe Shop Venue, 115 Victory Ship Way, North Vancouver The RAIC and the CNV would like to invite you to a public dialogue with leading Canadian urban designers on Best High Street Designs. The public spaces that small businesses often provide is where neighbours create community vibrancy + connections; it is one of the most effective competitive strategies for success in a global market. Public space design...  >>
L to R from top row: Vishaan Chakrabarti, Ivenue Love-Stanley, Denise Scott Brown, Renzo Piano, Elizabeth Chu Richter (photo credits at link below) OTTAWA, March 26, 2019 – Five architects, including the designer of the iconic Georges Pompidou Centre in Paris, and one of the most influential American architects of the 20th century, have been named as Honorary Fellows of the Royal Architectural Institute of Canada (RAIC). The 2019 Honorary...  >>
The RAIC is pleased to announce confirmed dates and venues for its future conferences from 2020 to 2030.   Known until 2019 as the Festival of Architecture, the future RAIC Conference on Architecture will continue to be Canada’s premier annual gathering for leaders and emerging talents in architecture and design, students, faculty, and allied professionals. It is the place for industry thought leaders to engage, strengthen our profession, and...  >>
The RAIC is now accepting trade show applications for Festival 2019 in Toronto in October. The trade show runs over three days, from a welcoming reception on Sunday, October 27 through the morning of October 29, which includes a networking breakfast. It’s a perfect opportunity to share your expertise and products with leaders in architecture and allied professionals.  Space is limited, so book a booth now, by using the online trade show booth...  >>
  Diana currently works as an Intern Architect at ERA, specializing in the archival research, documentation, assessment, and conservation of historic buildings within new developments. Some of her projects with ERA include Toronto’s Union Station and Distillery District. Diana holds a Bachelor of Science in Architecture (cum laude) from the University of the Philippines, and an Advanced Certificate in Architectural Preservation and Conservation...  >>
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OTTAWA, February 19, 2019 — The name of the Moriyama RAIC International Prize, with the direction and support of distinguished Canadian architect Raymond Moriyama, is changing to the RAIC International Prize. The Royal Architectural Institute of Canada (RAIC) is inviting submissions for the 2019 edition of the RAIC International Prize. The mandate and criteria for this open, juried competition remain the same. The CAD $100,000 prize is open to...  >>