Book Name: Top CANADIAN CONTEMPORARY ARCHITECTS

  • Zhang Yunhua  
  • Phoenix Publishing Limited
  • 978-988-15903-9-8
  • English
  • 50.00  U.S. dollar
  • Hardcover
  • 1
  • 2012.05
  • 230×305
  • 320
  •  

Editor' Review

This book collects nearly 50 of the latest canadian architecture projects. The collected projects with different styles, unique design are the candian top designer’s latest masterpieces. The book includes four sections: houses, culture, office, commercial. Each section has 15~20 projects. Every project is presented with design concept interpretation both in English and Chinese, real photos, plans, elevation drawings and some engineering drawings. With a high reference value, it represents the main architectural style as well as excellent design levels of designers in the world.

Summary

CULTURE
MONTARVILLE ‒ BOUCHER DE LA BRUÈRE PUBLIC LIBRARY
WINNERS OF THE CAHP AWARDS PAR
MONTREAL MUSEUM OF FINE ARTS
CARTIERVILLE Y CENTRE ‒ A COMMUNITY BEACON
COMPLEXE SPORTIF DE L'ASSOMPTION
EXPANSION OF SPORTIF J.-C. MALÉPART CENTRE
PIERREFONDS COMMUNAUTAIRE CENTRE
DENISE PELLETIER ‒ GRANDA THEATRE
GARDINER MUSEUM OF CERAMIC ART
JEAN-DE-BRÉBEUF COLLEGE ‒ PUBLIC ART
ENTRY FOR THE COMPETITION FOR THE SAINT LAURENT LIBRARY
EXPOSING THE INTANGIBLE: GOING BEYOND WHITE BLINDNESS
UQAM CAMPUS
DURHAM CONSOLIDATED COURTHOUSE
ROY MCMURTRY YOUTH CENTRE
JOHN MOLSON SCHOOL OF BUSINESS
MCGILL UNIVERSITY LIFE SCIENCES COMPLEX
D’ÉTUDES NORDIQUES COMMUNITY SCIENCE CENTRE

COMMERCE
LUXURY, SERENITY AND INNOVATION: LE GERMAIN CALGARY HOTEL
STRÖM SPA NORDIQUE
BRANDON NO.1 FIREHALL
LES LOFTS REDPATH
MANITOBA HYDRO PLACE
CIDRERIE LA FACE CACHÉE DE LA POMME
REFURBISHMENT AND EXTENSION OF THE CRÉVHSL HEAD QUARTERS
STATION BLÜ

RESIDENCE
BERNIER – THIBAULT HOUSE
LA CORNETTE
U HOUSE
HOULE-THIBAULT RESIDENCE
ST-HUBERT RESIDENCE
CHRISTIE BEACH RESIDENCE
NIAGARA RIVERHOUSE
GEOMETRY IN BLACK
LA SOURCE – MASSAGE THERAPY PAVILION
SANCTUAIRE MONT CATHÉDRALE

OFFICE
SUGAR CUBE
HEAD OFFICE OF QUEBECOR
BAY ADELAIDE CENTRE TOWER
NOVA SCOTIA POWER INC.
SIÈGE SOCIAL DE SCHLÜTER-SYSTEMS INC.
780 BREWSTER

Introduction

The book has four parts: business, office, residence and culture. Every part has ten to fifteen latest cases in the field of Canadian architecture. Every case is composed of concise explanation in Chinese and English, which serve as valuable reference for domestic architects. In addition to various appearance plans, there are plenty of architects’ pictures and analysis. The book has been widely accepted as one of the most significant reference for professional architects and relevant personnel.