Urban Design Awards

2013 Toronto Urban Design Awards

2013 Jury Report (PDF)



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Elements - Award of Excellence

Shangri-La/Momofuku

Address: 188 University Avenue

Project Team:
James KM Cheng Architects Inc.
Design Architect

Hariri Pontarini Architects
Architect of Record

Zhang Huan
Artist

Developer/Client: Westbank Projects Corporation | Peterson Investment Group

Private Buildings in Context - Low-Scale - Award of Excellence

Mjölk House

Address: 2959 Dundas Street West

Project Team:
Studio Junction

Owner/Client: John & Juli Baker

Private Buildings in Context - Low-Scale - Award of Excellence

Noble Street Studios

Address: 17 Noble Street

Project Team:
Athos Zaghi Architects
in association with
Atelier Kastelic Buffey (AKB)
Architects

Group One Acoustics
Acoustician

Gardens in the Sky/Flynn
Landscape

Weinstein Taylor & Associates Inc.
Electrical Engineer

L.J. White & Associates Ltd.
Mechanical Engineer

M.G. Pascoe & Associates Ltd.
Structural Engineer

Radiant Sound
Project Manager

Owner/Client: Henry Gooderham

Private Buildings in Context - Mid-Rise - Award of Excellence

CUBE Lofts

Address: 799 College Street

Project Team:
Quadrangle Architects Limited
Design Architect

RAW Design
Architect

Seven Haus Design
Interior Design

Blackwell
Structural Consultant

Able Engineering
Mechanical and Electrical Consultants

The Planning Partnership
Landscape

Skypoint
Construction Management

Developer/Client: Neilas Inc.

Public Buildings in Context - Award of Excellence

11 Division - Toronto Police Service

Address: 2054 Davenport Road

Project Team:
Stantec Architecture Ltd.
Architect

ERA Architects
Heritage Architect

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Landscape Architect

Owner/Client: Toronto Police Service | City of Toronto

Public Buildings in Context - Award of Excellence

Mound Dennis Library Renovation

Address: 1123 Weston Road

Project Team:
G. Bruce Stratton Architects
Architect

Halsall Associates Ltd.
Structural Engineering

MCW Consultants Ltd.
Mechanical and Electrical Engineering

Steelcore Construction Ltd.
Contractor

Owner/Client: Toronto Public Library

Public Buildings in Context - Award of Excellence

Regent Park Aquatic Centre

Address: 640 Dundas Street East

Project Team:
MacLennan Jaunkalns Miller Architects (MJMA)
Architect

PMA Landscape Architects Ltd.
The Planning Partnership
Landscape Architects

Owner/Client: City of Toronto - Parks, Forestry & Recreation

Public Buildings in Context - Award of Excellence

St. James Cathedral Centre

Address: 65 Church Street

Project Team:
architectsAlliance
Architecture/Design

NAK Design
Landscape Architecture

Owner/Client: The Cathedral Church of St. James | Anglican Diocese of Toronto

Public Buildings in Context - Award of Excellence

Victoria Park Bus Terminal Replacement

Address: 777 Victoria Park Avenue

Project Team:
TTC
Concept Design

SGA/IBI Architects
Detailed Design/Project Architect

Scott Torrence Landscape Architect
Landscape, Green Roof

Brown & Storey Architects Inc.
Urban Design

Aniko Meszaros
Public Artist

Owner/Client: Toronto Transit Commission

Large Places or Neighbourhood Designs - Award of Excellence

Evergreen Brick Works

Address: 550 Bayview Avenue

Project Team:
DTAH Schmitt Architects
Architecture Lead

Diamond Schmitt Architects
Architecture - Centre for Green Cities

DTAH
Landscape Architecture Lead

Claude Cormier + Associes
Landscape Architecture

ERA Architects
Heritage Architecture

Stantec Consulting
Mechanical And Electrical Engineering

AECOM
Civil Engineering

Halsall Associates Limited
Structural Engineering and Sustainability

ERA Architects
Heritage Architecture

Stantec Consulting
Mechanical And Electrical Engineering

AECOM
Civil Engineering

Halsall Associates Limited
Structural Engineering and Sustainability

Owner/Client: Evergreen

Visions and Master Plans - Award of Excellence

John Street - Toronto's Red Carpet

Address: Toronto Entertainment District

Project Team:
DTAH Schmitt Architects
Architecture Lead

Diamond Schmitt Architects
Architecture - Centre for Green Cities

DTAH
Landscape Architecture Lead

Claude Cormier + Associes
Landscape Architecture

ERA Architects
Heritage Architecture

Clients: Toronto Entertainment District Business Improvement Area
City of Toronto - Economic Development and Culture

Elements - Awards of Merit

Pottery Road Bicycle and Pedestrian Crossing

Address: Intersection of Pottery Road & Lower Don Recreation Trail

Project Team:
PLANT Architect Inc.
Architect/Landscape Architect

Blackwell
Structural Engineer

Client: City of Toronto - Parks, Forestry and Recreation

Elements - Award of Merit

The Bloor Hot Docs Cinema

Address: 506 Bloor Street West

Project Team:
Hariri Pontarini Architects
Architect

Owner/Client: Blue Ice Group

Private Buildings in Context - Low-Scale - Award of Merit

38 Lesmill

Address: 38 Lesmill Road

Project Team:
Building Arts Architects Inc.
Loyalty Landscape Design

Developer/Owner/Client: Janny Vincent | Peter McCann

Private Buildings in Context - Low-Scale - Award of Merit

Linea Bayview Townhomes

Address: 2958 Bayview Avenue

Project Team:
Teeple Architects Inc.
DK Studio Interiors

Developer/Client: Symmetry Developments

Private Buildings in Context - Low-Scale - Award of Merit

Native Child and Family Life Centre

Address: 156 Galloway Road

Project Team:
LGA Architectural Partners
Scott Torrance Landscape Architect Inc.

Owner/Client: Native Child and Family Services of Toronto

Private Buildings in Context - Mid-Rise - Award of Merit

ART Condominiums

Address: 8 Dovercourt Road

Project Team:
Oleson Worland Architects
Hariri Pontarini Architects
Architects

3rd Uncle Design Inc.
Interior Design

Henry Veenhoven / David Oleson
Landscape


Developer/Client: Triangle West Developments Inc.

Public Buildings in Context - Award of Merit

Centre of Excellence for French-Language & Bilingual Post-Secondary Education

Address: Glendon Campus, York University,
2275 Bayview Avenue

Project Team:
Daoust Lestage Inc.

Owner/Client: York University

Public Buildings in Context - Award of Merit

George Brown College Waterfront Campus

Address: 51 Dockside Drive

Project Team:
Stantec Architecture / KPMB Architects
Architects in Joint Venture

Phillips Farevaag Smallenberg
Landscape

Owner/Client: George Brown College

Public Buildings in Context - Award of Merit

Maple Leaf Gardens

Address: 60 Carlton Street

Project Team:
Turner Fleischer Architects Inc.
Architect (Base Building & Loblaws Store)

BBB Architects
Architect (Athletic Centre)

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Structural

ERA Architects Inc.
Heritage Consultant

LEA Group of Companies
Traffic Consultant

SNL-Lavalin

Mechanical

Hammerschlag + Joffe Inc.
Electrical

Terraplan Landscape Architects
Landscape Architect & Arborist

Loblaw Companies Limited
Planning Consultant

Buttcon Limited
Planning Consultant

Developer/Owner/Client: Loblaw Companies Limited | Ryerson University

Public Buildings in Context - Award of Merit

North Toronto Collegiate Institute Redevelopment

Address: 17 Broadway Avenue

Project Team:
CS&P Architects Inc.
Lead Architect

Burka Architects Inc.
Associate Architect (Residential)

Adjeleian Allen Rubeli Limited
Structural Engineer

MCW Consultants Ltd.
Mechanical/Electrical Engineer

NAK Design Group
Landscape Architect

R.V. Anderson Associates Ltd.
Civil Engineer

Novita Techne
AV Consultant

Provident Energy Management
LEED Consultant

HGC Engineering
Accustic Consultant

LTD Consulting Group Inc.
Food Services Consultant

Panya Clark Espinal
Ilan Sandler
Catherine Widgely
Public Artists

Developer/Owner/Client: Toronto District School Board

Public Buildings in Context - Award of Merit

Ryerson Image Centre / School of Image Arts

Address: 33 Gould Street / 122 Bond Street

Project Team:
Diamond Schmitt Architects
Architect

Daoust Lestage Inc.
Landscape Architect

Consullux Lighting Consultants / Crossey Engineering Ltd.
Lighting Designer

Owner/Client: Ryerson University

Small Open Spaces - Award of Merit

 

Dundas Street West Parkettes

Address: 1335 - 1703 Dundas Street West

Project Team:
PMA Landscape Architects Ltd.
Project Landscape Architect

Scott Eunson | Marianne Lovink
Public Art & Bicycle Rack Designers

Clients: Dundas West Business Improvement Area
City of Toronto - Economic Development & Culture and City Planning

Large Spaces or Neighbourhood Designs - Award of Merit

 
Sherbourne Common

Address: Lower Sherbourne Street between Lake Shore Boulevard & Queens Quay

Project Team:
Phillips Farevaag Smallenberg
Lead Consultant

The Planning Partnership
Consulting Local Landscape Architect

Teeple Architects Inc.
Pavillion Architect

Jill Anholt Studio
Public Artist

Cobalt Engineering
Pavilion Electrical & Mechanical Engineer

The Municipal Infrastructure Group
Civil Engineering

Quinn Dressel Associates
Structural Engineer

URS Corporation Canada
Electrical Engineering

Tripped on Lighting Design
Public Art Lighting

Vincent Helton and Associates
Fountain Mechanical

Custom Ice
Ice Rink Consultant

CIS Irrigation Inc.
Irrigation Consultant

Eastern Construction
Construction Management

UCC Group
General Contractor

Aldershot Landscape
Landscape Contractor

Developer/Client: Waterfront Toronto

Visions and Master Plans - Award of Merit



The Green Line Vision

Address: Hydro Corridor from Landsdowne to Spadina

Project Team:
Workshop Architecture Inc.
Project Lead

Backyard Design

Maps and Graphics

Project Sponsors and Partners: City of Toronto - Parks, Forestry and Recreation
Devenport Neighbourhood Association, Canada Council for the Arts,
Ontario Association of Architects, Astley Gilbert Ltd., Spacing Media
Toronto Society of Architects, Architecture Canada | RAIC

Student Projects - Award of Merit

 
An Architecture of Civility

Address: 16 Sites in Toronto
Bathurst TTC Station, Berczy Park (Near King Station),
Bloor-Bedford Park (Near St. George Station), Broadview Station,
Chester Station, Christie Station, Downsview Station,
St. Patrick Station (Dundas and University), Eglinton West Station,
Harbour Square Park, High Park, Lawrence Station, Main St. Station,
Queen's Park Station, Rosedale Station, Runnymede Station

Student Names:
Approximately 400 Students working in teams of 12-14 students
in all years of the Bachelor of Architectural Science Program in the
Department of Architectural Science, Ryerson University acting as
'Citizen Architects', under the direction of George Thomas Kapelos,
Associate Professor, with Master of Architecture students acting
as 'Community Voices', 'Team Facilitators' and 'Project Coordinators',
and faculty members of the Department of Architectural Science
acting as 'Design Champions'.

University: Ryerson University - Department of Architectural Science

Student Projects - Award of Merit

 
In Search of a Place

Address: Toronto Harbourfront

Student Names:
Melody Tahi-Poor

University: Ryerson University - Master of Architecture

Special Jury Award

 
Market 707

Address: Scadding Court Community Centre
707 Dundas Street West

Project Team:
LGA Architectural Partners

Owner/Client: Scadding Court Community Centre

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