Daniels wins 2019 SCUP Honor Award

Posted on May 10th, 2019 by Nicole Sakr

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The Daniels Building has won the SCUP/AIA-CAE Excellence in Architecture for Building Additions or Adaptive Reuse Honor Award. Congrats to our team! See this year’s winners in all categories HERE.

Photo by Michael Muraz

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Daniels selected for AIA COTE Top 10 Award

Posted on April 22nd, 2019 by Nicole Sakr

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On this Earth Day 2019, the AIA has announced the recipients of the 2019 AIA COTE Top 10 Awards which includes the Daniels Building. The COTE Top Ten Awards is the industry’s best-known award program for sustainable design excellence. Each year, ten innovative projects are recognized for their integration of design excellence with environmental performance.

The Daniels Building at the University of Toronto embodies a holistic approach to urban design and sustainability. As the new home for the John H. Daniels Faculty of Architecture, Landscape, and Design, its purpose is to engage students and the broader community in dialogue with the built environment. At the center of one of Toronto’s few circular parcels, the project anchors the southwest corner of the University and opens the circle to the public after years of inaccessibility. It restores the historic building while adding a new addition with integrated stormwater management, green roof, voided-slab floors, and ample daylight.

Read more on the sustainable and pedagogical aspects of the Daniels Building including the integration of community voices and needs, the ecological curriculum, water systems, energy and resources usage, and economy of means HERE.

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AIA National Design Excellence Award goes to Daniels!

Posted on April 11th, 2019 by Nicole Sakr

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The Daniels Building is a recipient of the 2019 Education Facility Design Award for Design Excellence, sponsored by the American Institute of Architects’ Committee on Architecture for Education. View all 2019 recipients HERE.

“These projects showcase innovation across the entire learning continuum, displaying how architects are creating cutting edge spaces that enhance modern pedagogy.”

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Daniels wins Canadian Society of Landscape Architects 2019 National Award

Posted on March 22nd, 2019 by Nicole Sakr

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The Daniels Building has won the 2019 National CSLA Award for Small-Scale Public Landscapes. A big congratulations and thank you goes to our landscape architecture collaborators Public Work!
 

“The complete transformation of One Spadina enables profoundly different civic relations, more fluid community connections, and new social and ecological environments embedded within a landscape for learning. With its prominent location and dramatic topographical landscape, the project charts a new role for the institution within the campus and the city.”

-Canadian Society of Landscape Architects

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Daniels wins Lieutenant Governor’s Ontario Heritage Award for Excellence in Conservation

Posted on March 7th, 2019 by Nicole Sakr

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Congratulations to our team, especially conservation specialists, ERA Architects, for winning the Lieutenant Governor’s Ontario Heritage Award for Excellence in Conservation for the Daniels Building. The Ontario Heritage Trust writes: “One Spadina Crescent is one of Toronto’s most prominent architectural sites. The historical building, site rehabilitation and new addition re-establishes One Spadina as a gateway to the University campus and reintroduces it to the public perception […] a showcase for the city and an international focal point for education and research on architecture, art and the future of cities. The rehabilitation and new addition at One Spadina Crescent provides a significant expansion to the heritage building for use by the faculty and its students as design studios, fabrication shops, a multi-functional principal hall, library programs, social spaces and offices.”

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NADAAA makes AN’s Top Interior Architects list!

Posted on March 7th, 2019 by Nicole Sakr

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In Architect’s Newspaper’s second annual round-up of top interior architects and designers, they have once again named NADAAA among the select firms. We are honored to be among these amazing firms.

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Tanderrum wins AIA New York Honor Award

Posted on January 15th, 2019 by Nicole Sakr

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Yesterday AIA New York announced the 2019 AIANY award winners and Tanderrum took home an honor award for urban design!  See all the winners HERE.

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NADER NAMED A 2019 FIXR EXPERT

Posted on December 17th, 2018 by Nicole Sakr

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DANIELS WINS TWO A|N AWARDS

Posted on December 10th, 2018 by Nicole Sakr

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The Daniels Building is the winner in the Education category of the 2018 A|N Best of Design Awards. The jury also awarded Daniels an honorable mention in the Building of the Year category! See what the jury loved about Daniels HERE. Daniels is also featured in the Architect’s Newspaper December Best of Design Annual issue. Flip through the full Awards issue HERE.

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Beaver is an Interior Design Best of Year Finalist

Posted on November 30th, 2018 by Nicole Sakr

Posted under: _BEAVER R+D Center, Awards

Beaver Country Day School Research + Design Center has been named a 2018 Best of Year Awards finalist in the Education: Primary and High Schools category! See you at the awards event Friday! Tickets available HERE.

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