Photo: Muriel Ulmer

Photo: Muriel Ulmer

Maison de l’architecture du Québec (MAQ) presented this edition’s awards for the MAQ Young Architectural Critic Competition, held with the support of The Royal Architectural Institute of Canada (RAIC). Under the banner “A Library for the 21st Century,” more than 20 Canadian library buildings were subjected to the critical analysis of competitors aged 34 years old and under from across the country.

First Prize English – Kristen Smith, « Growing Pains » appearing soon in Canadian Architect

First Prize French – Marie-Pier Bourret-Lafleur, « Une bibliothèque à coeur ouvert » now in Nouveau Projet 09

Finalists – Samuel Dubois et Pascale Jetté, appearing soon in Argus

Mentions – Alexandre Hamlyn, Magdalena Milosz, René-Maxime Parent, Alexandre Petitpas, David Rudin

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