Awards

Moriyama & Teshima has received more than 200 awards, including six Governor General’s Medals for Architecture, Canada’s highest architectural honour. Selected awards include:

Governor General’s Awards

Governor General’s Medals in Architecture

2012 — The Delegation of the Ismaili Imamat, Ottawa, Ontario

2008 — The Canadian War Museum, Ottawa, Ontario

1990 — Bay Bloor Radio, Toronto, Ontario

1986 — Science North, Sudbury, Ontario

1982 — Toronto Reference Library, Toronto, Ontario

1982 — Goh Ohn Bell Shelter, Ontario Place, Toronto, Ontario

OAA Awards

Ontario Association of Architects Awards

2016 — OAA People’s Choice Award: Aga Khan Museum Toronto, Ontario

2016 — Design Excellence Award: Aga Khan Museum, Toronto, Ontario

2015 — People’s Choice Award: Ismaili Centre, Toronto, Ontario

2015 — Design Excellence Award: Ismaili Centre, Toronto, Ontario

2015 — Design Excellence Award: Surrey Civic Centre, Surrey, British Columbia

2011 — Design Excellence Award: Waterloo Region Museum, Kitchener, Ontario

2011 — Design Excellence Award: Lakehead University, Academic Building, Orillia, Ontario

2010 — Design Excellence Award: The Delegation of the Ismaili Imamat, Ottawa, Ontario

 

2008 — Design Excellence Award: Multi-Faith Centre, Toronto, Ontario

2008 — People’s Choice Award: Multi-Faith Centre, Toronto, Ontario

2006 — Design Excellence Award: Canadian War Museum, Ottawa, Ontario

2006 — Good Design is Good Business Award: School of Continuing Studies, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario

2005 — Design Excellence Award: School of Continuing Studies, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario

2016

— OAA Design Excellence Award: Aga Khan Museum Toronto, Ontario

— OAA People’s Choice Award: Aga Khan Museum Toronto, Ontario

— Marble Institute of America (MIA) + BSI Pinnacle Award: Aga Khan Museum Toronto, Ontario

— Marble Institute of America (MIA) + BSI Pinnacle Award: Ismaili Centre Toronto, Ontario

 

2015

— OAA People’s Choice Award: Ismaili Centre, Toronto, Ontario

— OAA Design Excellence Award: Ismaili Centre, Toronto, Ontario

— OAA Design Excellence Award: Surrey Civic Centre, Surrey, British Columbia

— OLA Library Building Award: Beaverbrook Branch Library, Ottawa, Ontario

— Edmonton Urban Design Award: Centennial Plaza, Edmonton Federal Building, Edmonton, Alberta

— SAB Green Building Award, Surrey Civic Centre, Surrey, British Columbia

2014

— Azure Top 10 Big Projects of 2014, First Place: Aga Khan Museum and Ismaili Centre, Toronto Ontario

— Toronto Heritage Award, Honorable Mention: Goldring Student Centre, Toronto Ontario

— PUG Award, Honorable Mention: Goldring Student Centre, Toronto Ontario

— New City Design Award of Excellence, Surrey City Hall, Surrey, British Columbia

2013

— Canadian Institute of Steel Construction (CISC), Alberta Region, Building Communities Award: Edmonton Federal Building, Parkade and Centennial Plaza, Edmonton, Alberta

2012

— Niagara Community Design Awards, Overall Excellence Award: Niagara Falls History Museum, Niagara Falls, Ontario

— Canadian Institute for Steel Construction (Alberta), Building Communities Award: Edmonton Federal Building and Centennial Plaza Redevelopment

— Governor General’s Awards: The Delegation of the Ismaili Imamat, Ottawa, Ontario

2011

— Design Excellence Award: Waterloo Region Museum, Kitchener, Ontario

— Design Excellence Award: Lakehead University, Academic Building, Orillia, Ontario

— Canadian Institute of Steel Construction (CISC), Atlantic Region, Award of Excellence – Green Structures: Nova Scotia Community College, Phase 2 Centre for the Built Environment

— Canadian Institute of Steel Construction (CISC), Ontario Region, Award of Excellence – Architecture: Queenston Plaza Border Crossing Facility, Niagara-on-the-Lake, Ontario

— Edmonton Urban Design Awards: Edmonton Federal Building and Centennial Plaza Redevelopment

2010

— Ontario Wood Works, Green Building Wood Design Award: Waterloo Region Museum, Kitchener, Ontario

— Innovation Award, Excellence in Business Awards, Sydney and Area Chamber of Commerce: Cape Breton University, Centre for Sustainability in Energy and the Environment

— OAA Design Excellence Award: The Delegation of the Ismaili Imamat, Ottawa, Ontario

2008

— North American Copper in Architecture Award: Canadian War Museum, Ottawa, Ontario

— Illumination Engineering Society (IES), Illumination Design Award – Outstanding Achievement in Lighting Design: Multi-Faith Centre, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario

— OAA Design Excellence Award: Multi-Faith Centre, Toronto, Ontario

— OAA People’s Choice Award: Multi-Faith Centre, Toronto, Ontario

— Governor General’s Awards:  The Canadian War Museum, Ottawa, Ontario

2007

— Design Exchange Awards, Gold, Interior Design: Multi-Faith Centre, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario

— Royal Institute of British Architects (RIBA), International Fellowships Award: Canadian War Museum, Ottawa, Ontario

— City of Toronto Green Roof Award: George Vari Engineering and Computing Centre, Ryerson University, Toronto, Ontario

— Lieutenant Governor’s Design Awards for Architecture: Nova Scotia Community College, Dartmouth, Nova Scotia

2006

— OAA Design Excellence Award: Canadian War Museum, Ottawa, Ontario

— OAA Good Design is Good Business Award: School of Continuing Studies, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario

— LEAF Awards, Best Public Building: Canadian War Museum, Ottawa, Ontario

— Royal Institute of British Architects (RIBA), International Design Award: Canadian War Museum, Ottawa, Ontario

— Royal Institute of British Architects (RIBA), International Lubetkin Prize, Finalist: Canadian War Museum, Ottawa, Ontario

 

— International Illumination Design Award – Award of Merit: Canadian War Museum, Ottawa, Ontario

— Design Exchange Awards, Gold, Architecture – Commercial: Canadian War Museum, Ottawa, Ontario

— Consulting Engineers of Ontario, Engineering Award of Excellence: Canadian War Museum, Ottawa, Ontario

— Royal Irish Architecture Award (RIAI): Canadian War Museum, Ottawa, Ontario

— Globe Foundation of Canada, Award for Excellence in Urban Sustainability: Canadian War Museum, Ottawa, Ontario

2005

— Canadian Institute of Steel Construction (CISC), Ontario Region, Steel Design Award – Architectural: Canadian War Museum, Ottawa, Ontario

— Ontario Concrete Awards, Architectural Merit: Canadian War Museum, Ottawa, Ontario

— Ottawa Urban Design Awards, Award of Excellence – Public Places and Civic Spaces: Canadian War Museum, Ottawa, Ontario

— Pug Awards, Honourable Mention: George Vari Engineering and Computing Centre, Ryerson University, Toronto, Ontario

— OAA Design Excellence Award: School of Continuing Studies, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario