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Partner Brian Court juries Canadian Wood Design & Building Awards

Date: 2-12-2016
Location: Toronto ON Canada

12-2-2016 | Events

The Canadian Wood Design & Building Wood Design Awards Program recognizes excellence in wood architecture.

Miller Hull Partner Brian Court participates as part of a select jury of prominent architects from Canada and the USA–including Patricia Patkau and Peter Bohlin–to review each submission and choose award winners based on considerations such as creativity, distinctive and appropriate use of wood materials, ability to satisfy clients’ building and site requirements, and overall aesthetic appeal for the use and application of wood.

Entries consist of building projects that show a wide range of wood product applications and demonstrate an understanding of the special qualities of wood, such as strength, durability, beauty and cost-effectiveness.

List of winning projects

Brian Court

FAIA, Partner

According to Brian, a new era of architecture is upon us. Because the built environment is responsible for 40% of carbon emissions, it’s time for architects to change the way we design buildings. “A lot of people think that the look and feel of a building has to be compromised for sustainability and high performance to…

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