IFLA Advisory Circle provides hope for the future

October 18, 2017,AEDT

On Day 2 of the World Design Summit in Montreal, I had the privilege of presenting at the World Design Summit as part of the IFLA Advisory circle along with four other members presenting our ideas for hope and positivity for the future of landscape architecture. Diane Menzies started the presentation with a traditional First | Read More

LUMINOTHÉRAPIE 2018-2019 COMPETITION

June 14, 2017,AEDT

THE QUARTIER DES SPECTACLES PARTNERSHIP INVITES ARTISTS, CREATORS AND DESIGNERS TO SUBMIT THEIR PROPOSALS TO THE LUMINOTHÉRAPIE 2018-2019 COMPETITION. The aim of this multidisciplinary competition is to enhance the public space and bring it to life with a participatory work and architectural video projections. Drawing inspiration from the theme of | Read More

Loop’s Giant Illuminated Wheels Take Over the Place des Festivals

December 11, 2016,AEDT

This winter the Quartier des spectacles Partnership invites Montrealers and visitors to discover Loop, an original installation on the Place des Festivals, on the Quartier des spectacles. The work, which will be presented from December 8 to January 29, consists of 13 giant zoetropes – an optical toy that was | Read More

Imperial Lofts | Montreal, Canada | Group IBI-CHBA (now Lemay)

January 29, 2016,AEDT

The transformation of the former Imperial Tobacco Factory site into a progressive urban residential complex is innovative on several fronts: it combines affordability with sustainable practices and the preservation of industrial heritage fabric; building reuse with a unique approach to shared space; and the regeneration of hardscape environments into sustainable | Read More

A winter installation of 30 giant seesaws in Montreal

December 18, 2015,AEDT

Impulse, a winter installation comprising 30 giant seesaws that will transform the Place des Festivals into a vast illuminated playground, accompanied by a set of all-new video projections. The creation is the work of Toronto-based firm Lateral Office and Montreal-basedCS Design, in collaboration with EGP Group of Montreal. The consortium, chosen through an open competition for the sixth | Read More

Iceberg | Montreal Canada | Atomic3

January 13, 2013,AEDT

What will the winter of 2013 be like? Snowy, cloudy, rainy? No one can predict, but one thing is certain: an Arctic wind has been blowing through downtown Montreal since ATOMIC3 introduced Iceberg, an interactive, architectural, light and sound installation that brings winter right into the heart of the city.

NIP Paysage wins Place de l’Acadie design competition

April 7, 2011,AEDT

The design competition was held as part of the project to redevelop Place de l’Acadie and Place Henri-Bourassa, was intended primarily to produce a concept for creating areas to refresh the surrounding air in order to help fight the urban heat island effect. The jury found that the project from | Read More

Short list announced for Lansdowne Park competition *UPDATE*

February 25, 2010,AEDT

The City of Ottawa released the names of the 5 firms that have been short listed from the 21 submissions received to  compete for the design of Lansdowne Park’s open space. The short listed firms are Michael Van Valkenburgh Associates – Cambridge, Massachusetts Phillips Farevaag Smallenberg – Vancouver, British Columbia | Read More

Montreal Gazette interviews Aurèle Cardinal

January 11, 2010,AEDT

Aurèle Cardinal co-founder of Cardinal Hardy, a firm based in Montreal that has changed the face of the city and its landscape over the last 15 years. The Montreal Gazette interviews architect and urban planner Aurèle Cardinal about Dubai, Montreal, urban space and planning, suburbia and the rebuilding of Bonaventure | Read More

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