Fort York named one of the top 10 Toronto Buildings from the last 5 years

BlogTo has named Fort York as one of the top ten Toronto Buildings from the last 5 years. The stunning building officially opened in September 2014 and is the result of a partnership between Kearns Mancini Architects and Patkau Architects. Considered the ‘birthplace of Toronto,’ the Fort is home to...

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Fort York Visitor Centre nominated for the Mies Crown Hall Americas Prize!

The Fort York National Historic Site Visitor Centre has been nominated for the pretigious Mies Crown Hall Americas Prize ! The College of Architecture at Illinois Institute of Technology announced the establishment of the Mies Crown Americas Prize, MCHAP, in 2014, to recognize the most...

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Kearns Mancini and Heneghan Peng selected as Architects of the Canadian Canoe Museum

We are proud to announce that Kearns Mancini Architects, with Heneghan Peng Architects, have been selected to design the Canadian Canoe Museum! In the museum's press-release , Lisa Rochon, Chair of the Canadian Canoe Museum Selection Committee, commented: Ultimately, the jury awarded the heneghan...

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Official Opening of the Food and Beverage Hub at George Brown College

Recently, the Centre for Hospitality and Culinary Arts (CHCA) at George Brown College celebrated the official opening of its four-storey food, beverage and hospitality hub at 215 King St. E., in downtown Toronto. Designed by Kearns Mancini, the building includes a state-of-the-art wine lab on the...

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Design Approaches

This brief editorial offers insights into Kearns Mancini's design approaches. In this entry, the firm reflects on how workplaces have evolved. Hoteling and nodal, non-territorial work spaces have become commonplace in new workspace design, as the impact of networked business has transformed how and how much collaboration, innovation and communication take place in business environments...

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Waterpark Place III Nominated for Remmy Award

Our workplace design for Waterpark Place III has been nominated for a Remmy Award, for Innovation and Best Practices in Corporate Real Estate and workplace management in a workplace over 20,000 sq. ft. Read more about the project here...

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Vote for the Design of the New Canadian Canoe Museum!

Kearns Mancini Architects, in collaboration with Heneghan Peng Architects, have been shortlisted to a group of five finalists that will compete to design the New Canadian Canoe Museum, in Peterborough, Ontario. The shortlisted firms were recently in Peterborough to present their respective projects...

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Fort York Visitor Centre receives 2015 Toronto Urban Design Award of Excellence

The City of Toronto has honoured the Fort York Visitor Centre with an Award of Excellence in the "Public Buildings in Context" category. The City of Toronto Urban Design Awards provide an opportunity for Torontonians to look at what has changed in their physical environment, and to credit those new...

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Tony Mancini named Fellow of the Royal Architectural Institute of Canada

Tony Mancini was recently named a Fellow of the Royal Architectural Institute of Canada (RAIC), joining 36 of his contemporaries representing great Canadian architecture from coast to coast. The RAIC annually bestows Fellowships in recognition of outstanding achievement. Selection criteria include...

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Fort York Visitor Centre Receives Honorable Mention for Design Excellence

The Fort York Visitor Centre has received an honourable mention for design excellence at the 2015 Ontario Association of Architects (OAA) awards. The building, designed in collaboration with Patkau Architects Inc. scored very high in criteria including creativity, context, sustainability and legacy...

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Kearns Mancini celebrates its 30th Anniversary!

On September 23rd, Kearns Mancini celebrated its 30-year anniversary at the recently completed Fort York Visitors Centre! The celebration was standing room only, with many current and past clients, consultants, builders, developers, staff and supporters. Thank you to all that attended for a...

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Centre for Addiction & Mental Health, Phase 1B wins award for design

The Centre for Addiction & Mental Health, Phase 1B has won an award of merit from the American based magazine Behavioral Healthcare in the 2014 Design Showcase. In the design category for addiction treatment and community mental health, the Phase 1B redevelopment is commended for its design,...

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Ireland Park Featured in BlogTO

Ireland Park was recently featured on BlogTO's list of the most underrated parks in Toronto. With over 1600 various green spaces across the city, the article focuses on those parks which fly under the radar for most Torontonians. You can read the BlogTO piece, by Derek Flack, here. The following is...

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RAIC Scholarship in Verona

We are pleased to announce that one of our architects, Thomas Nemeskeri, a member of the RAIC, has been awarded one of six Royal Architectural Institute of Canada Veronafiere Scholarships and will be attending the seminar entitled Designing with Natural Stone Verona 2014 this September. The 16 th...

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First Canadian Place Food Court Progression

Our design for the Food Court and dining hall at First Canadian Place is well underway, with ongoing demolition and new construction progressing smoothly. First Canadian Place has created a webpage devoted to the process and updates on the project, which you can view here. A quote by Jonathan...

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Fort York Visitor Centre Featured in Kingwest Magazine

The soon-to-be-completed Fort York Visitor Centre by Kearns Mancini Architects and Patkau Architects was recently featured in Kingwest Magazine in an article entitled 'Battle Ground'. The article, by Toronto-based architecture critic Christopher Hume, focuses on how the visitor centre will...

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Fort York Visitor Centre Progress

The construction of the Fort York Visitor Centre is progressing well. Corten panels are being installed, and interior fit out is nearing 80% completion. David A. Spittal, Senior Project Coordinator for the City of Toronto commented on the project team's consistent level of care and involvement in...

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Kearns Mancini Solstice BBQ

On June 20th, Kearns Mancini hosted a staff BBQ to kick off the summer. Alongside staff-prepared salads and sides, Kearns Mancini prepared a genuine BBQ feast. Happy Summer to all!

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Ireland Park featured in National Post

Kearns Mancini's Ireland Park re-opening is featured in the National Post. Read about it, here.

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Design Approaches

This brief editorial offers insights into Kearns Mancini's design approaches. In this entry, the firm reflects on its approach to sustainability.

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