2012 Governor General’s Medals in Architecture
OTTAWA—His Excellency the Right Honourable David Johnston, Governor General of Canada, presented the Governor General’s Medals in Architecture during a ceremony at Rideau Hall, on Friday, February 1, 2013.
The Governor General’s Medals in Architecture recognize outstanding achievement in recently built projects by Canadian architects. This program, created by the Royal Architectural Institute of Canada (RAIC), contributes to the development of the discipline and practice of architecture, and increases public awareness of architecture as a vital cultural force in Canadian society. These awards are administered jointly by Architecture Canada | RAIC and the Canada Council for the Arts, which is responsible for the adjudication process and contributes to the publication highlighting the medal winners. The winners were announced by the RAIC and the Canada Council for the Arts in May 2012.
The Delegation of the Ismaili Imamat: Architecture of Peace and Plurality – Maki and Associates, Moriyama & Teshima Architects (Toronto, Ontario)
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