Winter 2011 Extras

2011 Design Week


The Design Council of Saskatchewan (DCS) recently held Design Week in Saskatoon, its biennial celebration of design. A variety of activities including free lectures and film presentations were held to promote public awareness and understanding of applied design.

The week ended with the Mixer @ the Market – an opportunity to check out fresh, homegrown professional design at the Saskatoon Farmers’ Market with the announcement of the winners of the Premier’s Design Awards program.

The winning projects are an eclectic and inspiring example of the great work being done throughout the province of Saskatchewan.

Winners are as follows:

Graphic Design:

Premier’s Award of Excellence in Design: ScotDance Canada 2010, Logo – Ryan Schmidt, Sparrowhaus

Award of Merit: Howies Barber Shop, Logo – Ryan Schmidt, Sparrowhaus

Award of Merit: “Sounds Like Architecture” Royal Architectural Institute of Canada 2010 Conference Identity – Christian Jensen Communications Design

Award of Merit: Tap Communications Signage – Tim Neal, Tap Communications

Award of Merit: Woodridge Veterinary Clinic, Logo – Ryan Schmidt, Sparrowhaus

Community Planning:

Premier’s Award of Excellence in Design: Public Spaces, Activity and Urban Form Strategic Framework – Saskatoon, SK – City of Saskatoon / University of Saskatchewan / Sweeny Stirling Finlayson & Co Architects Inc. / Stantec Architecture Ltd.

Interior Design:

Premier’s Award of Excellence in Design: Studio FIAT – Saskatoon, SK – Stantec Architecture Ltd.

Award of Merit: Ramada Hotel Renovation – Regina, SK – Stantec Architecture Ltd.

Award of Merit: Saboroso Brazilian Steakhouse – Saskatoon, SK – HDH Architects

Landscape Architecture:

Premier’s Award of Excellence in Design: River Landing Riverfront – Saskatoon, SK – Crosby Hanna & Associates

Architecture:

Premier’s Award of Excellence in Design: Meadow Lake Courthouse – Meadow Lake, SK – HDH Architects

Award of Merit: International Vaccine Centre – Mistawasis First Nation, SK – aodbt architecture + interior design

Award of Merit: Mistawasis Health Centre – Mistawasis First Nation, SK – aodbt architecture + interior design

Award of Merit: White Stone Business Park – Saskatoon, SK – SEPW Architecture Inc.

Collaborative Category:

Premier’s Award of Excellence in Design: River Landing Pedestrian Linkage – Saskatoon, SK – Stantec Consulting Ltd. / Stantec Architecture Ltd.

 


Design A Light Competition

Grand Prize Winner – A-5 by Ryan Janzen, owner of Modern Element

Receiving a round trip to New York City, 3 nights’ accommodation and a day pass to the International Contemporary Furniture Fair, which hosts over 500 vendors from over 30 countries.

The Design Council of Saskatchewan is the collective voice of the six associations representing design professionals working in the disciplines of architecture, community planning, engineering, graphic design, interior design and landscape architecture.

For more information about Design Week and the Design Council of Saskatchewan, please visit: www.designcouncil.sk.ca.