Best of Canada, Canadian Architect Awards, 2017
(These photographs were published in Canadian Architect and Canadian Interiors.) Recognizing the best in design, Canadian Architect magazine and Canadian Interiors magazine presented their annual awards, the 50th annual Canadian Architect Awards, and the 20th annual Best of Canada Awards, respectively, to an enthusiastic crowd at the Metro Toronto Convention Centre. CUTLINES: Tracy Bowie, Vice President, Informa Canada and Karen Kang, National Director, IDS Canada. Ian Chodikoff, Director of Marketing and Programming, IIDEXCanada. Martin Spreer, Publisher, Canadian Interiors. John Shnier, Kohn Shnier Architects and architect Alex Josephson, Partisans. Alex Josephson and Bennett Lo, Dialogue 38. Alessandro Munge, Studio Munge, and Alex Josephson. Kim Pariseau, Founding Partner, Appareil Architecture, Montreal. The Design Agency Partners Matthew Davis and Anwar Mekhayech flank JO Johnson Chou, President, Johnson Chou, and Jeff Forrest, Founder and Creative Director, Stacklab. Philip Vandermey, Partner, SPECTACLE Bureau for Architecture and Urbanism, Calgary Mardi Najafi, Director, Retail Design, Figure3, JEFF. Adele Weder, Editor, Canadian Architect; and MJMA Architects’s Chris Burbidge, David Miller, Sue McFadden and Raj Sheth. Ben Klumper and Doustin Couzens of Modern Office of Design (MoDA), Calgary, flank Adele Weder. Andre Perotte, Saucier + Perrotte Architects, Montreal; Adele Weder; and Paul Stevens, Zas Architects, Toronto. Jerry Hacker, Adele Weder. Photo by David Lasker. Jerry Hacker, Marc Boutin Architectural Collaborative (MBAC), Calgary; and Adele Weder. Martin Spreer, Publisher, Canadian Interiors; Joan Renaud, ACDF Architecture, Saint-Hyacinthe, Que. Michael Leckie and Dimitri Koubatis, Leckie Studio, Vancouver; Adele Weder. Andrew King, Pierre Leclerc, Lemay, Montreal; and Adele Weder. The show floor.