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Toronto buildings among best Canadian architecture

Posted by Amy Grief / March 4, 2016

Best Toronto BuildingToronto has no shortage of stunning buildings, but seven new ones have made the OAA's shortlist for its annual Design Excellence Awards. This accolade celebrates the top Canadian projects designed by Ontario architects. A jury whittled down the 20 finalists from 200 submissions based on creativity, context, sustainability, good design/good business and legacy.

Here are the 7 Toronto buildings that made the shortlist.

1. Grange Triple Double (top photo), Williamson Chong Architects. Photo by Bob Gundu.

Best Toronto Building2. Daniels Spectrum, Diamond Schmitt Architects Incorporated. Photo by Lisa Logan.Best Toronto Building3. George Brown College Waterfront Campus, Stantec Architecture Ltd. and KPMB Architects. Photo by Tom Arban.Best Toronto Building4. Harbord Towns, Superk├╝l Inc. Photo by Ben Rahn/A-Frame Studio.Best Toronto Building5. Toronto Public Library Scarborough Civic Centre Branch, LGA Architectural Partners Inc. and Phillip H. Carter. Photo by Ben Rahn/A-Frame Studio. Best Toronto Building6. Skygarden House, Dubbeldam Architecture + Design. Photo by Shai Gil.Best Toronto Building7. Aga Khan Museum, (Moriyama & Teshima Architects and Maki and Associates). Photo by Gary Otte.

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