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As you know, RAIC delivers News Clips/Les manchettes direct to your inbox each Friday, briefing you on the latest industry news that impacts your practice. But we know you are busy and may have missed an important article or two. To that end, here's your monthly recap of the top five stories your peers accessed this month. For more articles, or to see what's trending now, visit the News Clips/Les manchettes news portal. To unsubscribe from this monthly recap, click here.
Comme vous le savez, l'IRAC envoie Les manchettes directement dans votre boîte de réception chaque vendredi, pour vous tenir au courant des derniers développements de l'industrie qui ont un impact sur votre pratique. Nous sommes toutefois conscients du fait que vous êtes occupés et que vous avez peut-être manqué un ou deux articles importants. C'est pourquoi vous trouverez ici un récapitulatif mensuel des cinq principaux articles que vos pairs ont consultés ce mois-ci. Pour consulter plus d'articles, ou pour voir les tendances actuelles, visitez le portail des nouvelles Les manchettes. Pour vous désabonner de ce récapitulatif mensuel, cliquez ici.


Architects from 12 Canadian cities named 2014 Fellows of the Royal Architectural Institute of Canada
Canadian Architect
Thirty-four architects from across Canada have been named 2014 Fellows by the RAIC | Architecture Canada. The RAIC College of Fellows bestows fellowship in recognition of outstanding achievement. Criteria include design excellence, exceptional scholarly contribution or distinguished service to the profession or the community.
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National Holocaust Monument design unveiled
The Globe and Mail
The design of Canada's National Holocaust Monument will be led by the architect associated with New York's Ground Zero and Berlin's Jewish Museum. Daniel Libeskind has won a design competition for the Ottawa project, in combination with photographer Edward Burtynsky, landscape architect Claude Cormier and museum planners Lord Cultural Resources.
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Canada's Douglas Cardinal: an architect's legacy
Toronto Star
He was a superstar of Canadian architecture in the 1980s and early 1990s, creator of the iconic, curvilinear Canadian Museum of Civilization and a household name. Now 80, Douglas Cardinal is still designing buildings, though the big commissions have dried up. In a new Star Dispatches ebook, The Outsider: How Douglas Cardinal Draws Genius from Native Roots, Toronto Star feature writer Joe Hall provides an in-depth look at the peaks and valleys of the architect's career and life.
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Recipients of the 2014 Governor General's Medals in Architecture announced
Canadian Architect
The Canada Council for the Arts and RAIC | Architecture Canada recently announced the recipients of the Governor General's Medals in Architecture. The awards celebrate outstanding design in recently completed projects by Canadian architects. The winning buildings reflect excellence in sustainable design, innovation and compatibility with the landscape.
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How KPMB became Canada's big-city visionaries of architecture
The Globe and Mail
Most people think that architecture begins with a visual trademark. Frank Gehry: scrunches. Zaha Hadid: swoops. The truth, even in today's image-driven architectural culture, is never so simple. KPMB makes good buildings, in a contemporary expression of architectural modernism, that are not easily summarized. They favour certain types of details — silky, natural-stone walls; the layering of translucent and transparent planes; poetic juxtapositions of wood, steel and glass.
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