Awards

+VG AWARDS (60+)

 

2019        Gordon Couling Restoration Award

Architectural Conservancy Ontario (ACO)

Hillsburgh Library Adaptive Re-Use, Hillsburgh

 

2018        Award of Merit for Barrier-Free Design

Huron County Accessibility Advisory Committee

Royal Oaks Health & Wellness Centre, Wingham

 

2018        North American Copper in Architecture Award

Copper Development Association (CDA) & the Canadian Copper & Brass Development Association (CCBDA)                   

Union Station Fifth Façade (Roof Replacement), Toronto

 

2017        William Greer Craftsmanship & Conservation Award

Heritage Toronto Awards

St. Michael’s Cathedral (Nave & East Chancel Window), Toronto

 

2016        William Greer Award of Excellence

Heritage Toronto Awards

Old Don Jail/Bridgepoint Health Administration Offices, Toronto

 

2016        Governor General’s Medal in Architecture

Governor General’s Awards

Old Don Jail/Bridgepoint Health Administration Offices, Toronto

 

2014        Cornerstone Award

Heritage Canada

Old Don Jail/Bridgepoint Health Administration Offices, Toronto

 

2014        Best Commercial or Institutional Building of 2014

The People’s Choice Awards for Architecture (Pug)

Old Don Jail/Bridgepoint Health Administration Offices, Toronto

 

2014        Paul Oberman Award for Adaptive Reuse and Heritage Restoration

The People’s Choice Awards for Architecture (Pug)

Old Don Jail/Bridgepoint Health Administration Offices, Toronto

 

2014        “One of the Worlds Most Interesting Projects”

KPMG Infrastructure 100 Report

Old Don Jail/Bridgepoint Health Administration Offices, Toronto

 

2014        Award of Excellence

Canadian Architect Magazine

Old Don Jail/Bridgepoint Health Administration Offices, Toronto

 

2014        “Best of the Best Award”

Toronto Construction Association

Old Don Jail/Bridgepoint Health Administration Offices, Toronto

 

2013        William Greer Craftsmanship & Conservation Award (Honourable Mention)

Heritage Toronto Awards

St. Michael’s Cathedral (West Façade & Tower Conservation), Toronto

 

2012        Green Brick Award

Urban League of London

London Normal School, London

 

2012        PRO Award of Excellence in Design

Parks and Recreation Ontario

Milton Centre for the Arts, Milton

 

2012        Toby Award  

(Office Building of the Year Award, Corporate Facility)

Building Owners and Managers Association (BOMA Toronto)

Hamilton City Hall Renaissance, Hamilton

– with Garwood Jones & Hanham Architects & McCallum Sather Architects

 

2011        Award for Outstanding Achievement

Canadian Museum Association

County of Wellington Museum & Archives, Elora

 

2011        Award of Merit – Restoration

City of Hamilton Public Works Department

Hamilton City Hall Renaissance, Hamilton

– with Garwood Jones & Hanham Architects & McCallum Sather Architects

 

2011        Certificate of Excellence

Heritage Centre Wellington

County of Wellington Museum & Archives, Napanee

 

2010        Public Works Project of the Year

Ontario Public Works Association

Milton Civic Centre, Milton

 

2010        Ontario Masonry Award – Honourable Mention

Ontario Masonry Contractors’ Association

Huron Heights Secondary School, Kitchener

 

2010        North American Copper in Architecture Award

Canadian Copper & Brass Development Association

Toronto Old City Hall, Toronto

 

2009        Award of Merit

Hamilton Urban Design Awards

Prince of Wales Elementary School, Hamilton

 

2009        Award of Merit

Canadian Association of Heritage Professionals (CAHP)

Adaptive Reuse of a Heritage Building

Wellington County Social Services, Guelph

 

2008        Urban Design Award

City of Kitchener

Huron Heights Secondary School, Kitchener

 

2008        Urban Design Award

City of Vaughan

Villa Charities Retirement Home, Kleinburg

 

2008        Liveable City Award

City of Kingston

Queen’s School of Business, Kingston

 

2007        Craftsmanship Award

Canadian Association of Heritage Professionals (CAHP)

Restoration of Interior Ceiling Artwork

St. Michael’s Cathedral, Toronto

 

2006        Urban Design Award – Honourable Mention

City of London

University of Western Ontario Child Care Facility, London

 

2006        Award of Excellence

Heritage Toronto

MaRs Centre (College Wing, Toronto General Hospital), Toronto

 

2006        Recognition of Excellence

Canadian Association of Heritage Professionals (CAHP)

Huntsville Civic Centre / Algonquin Theatre, Huntsville

 

2005     Architecture & Urban Design Award (Honourable Mention)

City of Toronto

Old City Hall (Gargoyle Elements)

 

2004     Recognition of Excellence

Canadian Association of Heritage Professionals (CAHP)

Regional Municipality of Waterloo P.O.A. Courthouse, Kitchener

 

2003     Award of Merit

City of Cambridge

18 Main Street, Cambridge

 

2003        Architectural Excellence Award (Honourable Mention)

Ontario Association of Architects (OAA)

Goodes Hall, Smith School of Business, Queen’s University, Kingston

 

2003     “Mike Wagner Heritage Award” for Outstanding Achievement

City of Kitchener

Regional Municipality of Waterloo P.O.A. Courthouse, Kitchener

 

2002        Lighthouse Award

Council of Education Facility Planners International (CEFPI)

Central High School, Detroit

 

2002        Award of Excellence

Frontenac County Heritage Foundation

Goodes Hall, Smith School of Business, Queen’s University, Kingston

 

2002        Award of Merit for Design

City of Kitchener

Regional Municipality of Waterloo P.O.A. Courthouse, Kitchener

 

2000        Certificate of Commendation

Heritage Toronto

Toronto Old City Hall, Toronto

 

1999        Design Excellence Award for Neighbourhood Significance

Town of Markham

Swan Lake Village, Adult Lifestyle Community, Markham

 

1997        Architectural Excellence Award (Honourable Mention)

Ontario Association of Architects (OAA)

County of Lennox & Addington Administration Centre, Napanee

 

1996        Certificate of Commendation

Heritage Toronto

Toronto Old City Hall, Toronto

 

1996        International Illumination Design Award

Illuminating Engineering Society of Toronto

Lake Joseph Boathouse Restaurant, Muskoka

 

1995        Award of Merit

Heritage Toronto

Legislative Assembly of Ontario Building, Queen’s Park, Toronto

 

1994        President’s Award

The Ontario Historical Society

Presented to Carlos Ventin for Outstanding Heritage Conservation in Ontario

 

1993        Award of Excellence

Waterloo Regional Heritage Foundation

Waterloo Regional Police Service, Detachment #3, Waterloo

 

1992        Innovative Design Award

Co-sponsored by: London District Construction Association

Association of Architectural Technologists of Ontario

Construction Specifications Canada

A.S.H.R.A.E.

St. Thomas City Hall, St. Thomas

 

1991        Design Award, Toronto Masonry Project

Co-sponsored by:

The Toronto Society of Architects

The Toronto Masonry Industry Promotion Fund

Halton Hills Municipal Office, Georgetown

 

1991        Innovative Design Award

Co-sponsored by:

London District Construction Association

Association of Architectural Technologists of Ontario

Construction Specifications Canada

A.S.H.R.A.E

Oxford County Board of Health, Woodstock

 

1990        Urban Design Award

City of London

Sir Adam Beck Residence, Scotts Building, London

 

1989        Heritage Awards

Guelph Arts Council

Wellington County P.O.A. Courthouse, Guelph

 

1989        Award of Excellence

Waterloo Regional Heritage Foundation

The Galt Woollen Factory, Cambridge

 

1988        Personal Recognition Award

City of Cambridge

The Galt Woollen Factory, Cambridge

 

1988        Award of Merit

Heritage Cambridge

The Galt Woollen Factory, Cambridge

 

1987        Ontario Renews Award

Ministry of Housing for Non-residential Renovation (Public Sector)

Region of Peel Museum & Archives, Brampton

 

1987        Ontario Renews Award (Honourable Mention)

Ministry of Housing for Non-residential Renovation (Public Sector)

Oxford County Board of Health, Woodstock

 

1986        Ontario Renews Award

Ministry of Housing for Community Renovation (Public Sector)

Mackenzie Hall, Windsor

 

1986        Award of Excellence, Development Design Awards

City of Brampton

Region of Peel Museum and Archives, Brampton

 

1986        Ontario Renews Award

Ministry of Housing for Community Renovation (Public Sector)

Honourable Mention

Lawrence House / Suncor Centre for the Arts, Sarnia

 

1985        Ontario Renews Award

Ministry of Housing for Community Renovation (Public Sector)

Milton Town Hall Administrative Centre, Milton

 

1984        Design Award of Merit

Ontario Masons’ Relations Council

Wellington County Administration Centre, Guelph

 

1984        Award of Merit

Waterloo Regional Heritage Foundation

Cambridge Arts Theatre, Cambridge

 

1984        Award of Merit

Heritage Cambridge

Cambridge Arts Theatre, Cambridge

 

1982        Heritage Award

Guelph Arts Council

Wellington County Administration Centre, Guelph

 

1978        Award for Design Excellence

Ontario Association of Architects (OAA)

Simcoe Town Hall

 

1974        Award of Excellence for Restoration

Heritage Canada

Lynnwood Arts Centre, Simcoe