CSLA announces 2013 Awards of Excellence

Pink Balls by Claude Cormier + Associés winner of 2013 CSLA National Honour Award winner in New Directions category | Image Credit | Claude Cormier + Associés

The Canadian Society of Landscape Architects (CSLA) announced the national winners of its annual Awards of Excellence. This year, 13 projects were recognized as being pre-eminent examples in Canadian landscape architecture, honouring distinctive design, ground breaking research, sustainable landscape management and much more.

Winners were selected by a national jury of leading landscape architects. Awards are presented in three categories: Honour, Merit, and Citations. Honour Awards recipients demonstrate excellence in all judging criteria, Merit Awards in some criteria, and Citations in particular categories. The 2013 recipients are:

National Honour / Honneur national
Planning & Analysis
Yellowknife Harbour, Donna Hinde, The Planning Partnership Inc
Client: The City of Yellowknife

Design
Evergreen Brick Works, DTAH / Claude Cormier + Associés / Dougan & Associates
Client: Evergreen

Planning & Analysis
Cultural Landscape Strategic Plan, Michelle Reid, The City of Calgary Parks and Leonard Novak, Leonard Novak Landscape Architect
Client: The City of Calgary Parks

New Directions
Pink Balls, Claude Cormier, Claude Cormier + Associés Inc.
Client: Société de développement commercial du village

Design
Place d’Armes, Robert Desjardins, Ville de Montréal, Direction des grands parcs et Groupe IBI-CHBA
Client: Ville de Montréal et Gouvernement du Québec

National Merit / Mérite national
Design
King Street Kitchener Revitalization, IBI Group (ON)
Client: City of Kitchener

Planning & Analysis
Mobility Hub Guidelines, IBI Group
Client: Metrolinx

Design
Energy, Environment and Experiential Learning (EEEL), Douglas Olson, O2 Planning + Design Inc.
Client: University of Calgary

National Citation / Citation nationale
Design
SFU UniverCity Childcare, space2place design.inc.
Client: SFU Community Trust

New Directions
Folly forest, Dietmar Straub, Straub Thurmayr CSLA Landschaftsarchitekten
Client: Winnipeg School Division, Strathcona School

Design
Memory Wall / Consolidation of the cliff of archaeological site Cartier-Roberval, Andre Arata & Gérald Pau/PLANIA
Client: Commission de la capitale nationale du Québec

Communications
British Columbia Landscape Standard, British Columbia Society of Landscape Architects and British Columbia Landscape & Nursery Association
Client: British Columbia Society of Landscape Architects and British Columbia Landscape & Nursery Association

Communications
Water on the Land: Sustainable stormwater management guide, Scatliff+Miller+Murray Inc.
Client: Rivers West

SOURCE | Canadian Society of Landscape Architects (CSLA)

IMAGE CREDIT | Claude Cormier + Associés – Pink Balls was published in the #02 edition of WLA Magazine