The award is open to all professionals and students involved in design and architecture, as well as to real estate developers, contractors, manufacturers, and clients who have called upon these professionals in various disciplines for their projects and products, in several disciplines:
Refer to the list of categories by clicking on the discipline names below or download the complete document here.
Hotel & Holiday Resort
Low-Rise Office Building (< 5 storey-high)
Mid & High-Rise Office Building (≥ 5 storey-high)
Built architectural complex with multiple and combined functions of residential, commercial, institutional, cultural and other purpose
Retail, Health clinic, Restaurant, Bar & Nightclub
Department Store & Shopping Mall
Factory & Warehouse
Museum, library, gallery, exhibition hall, theater hall, pavilion, religious building...
School & Preschool Education
Kindergarten, daycare, elementary and high school
Higher Education & Research
College, university and research facility
Sports & Recreation Building
Spa, stadium, arena, gym, recreation center...
Hospital, Government and Civic Building
Low-Rise Rental or Condominium Building (< 5 storey-high)
Mid & High-Rise Rental or Condominium Building (≥ 5 storey-high)
Cottage & Country House
< 500 sq.ft. (< 50 sq.m.)
Secondary lodging, Garden pavilion, Pool house, Granny suite
Public landmark, memorial, public art...
Concept & Unrealized Project
Arch, bridge, viaduct, gateway...
Temporary and Experiential Installation, Short-Lived Installation & Pop-Up Store
Building over 20 years old still standing the test of time
Architecture + Climate Change
Heritage Conservation, Restoration & Presentation
Architectural Lighting Design
Art Integration in Architecture
LEED Project & WELL Project
Building with LEED or WELL certification
Building Conversion & Recycling (Rebirth Project)
Aluminium featured in Architecture
Wood featured in Architecture
Residential Space ≤ 1,600 sq. ft. (≤ 150 sq. m.)
Residential Space 1,600 - 5,400 sq.ft. (150 - 500 sq. m.)
Residential Space > 5,400 sq.ft. (> 500 sq. m.)
Classic/Timeless Residential Space
Cottage & Country House
Senior-Living Private Residence
Residential Tower & Condominium Project - Common Space
Lobby, corridors, swimming pool, waiting room…
Real Estate Project Sales Office
Office ≤ 5,400 sq.ft. (≤ 500 sq. m.)
Office 5,400 - 54,000 sq.ft. (500 - 5 000 sq. m.)
Office > 54,000 sq.ft. (> 5,000 sq. m.)
Office: Creative & New Tech Firm
Office: Professional & Financial Service Firm
Law firm, accounting, insurance, bank…
Agile work Environment
Workplace that adapts to the changing demands of employees and where the same space may serve different purposes at different times for different groups of people.
Work-sharing spaces, third place, between work at home and work in a company, used by self-employed workers or companies for their nomadic or regionally domiciled employees.
Commercial Space ≤ 1,600 sq.ft. (≤ 150 m2)
Commercial Space 1,600 - 5,400 sq.ft. (150 - 500 m2)
Commercial Space > 5,400 sq.ft. (> 500 m2)
Booth & Exhibition Space
Restaurant, Café & Bar
Restaurant ≤ 1,600 sq.ft. (≤ 500 sq. m.)
Restaurant > 1,600 sq.ft. (> 500 sq. m.)
Bar, Lounge & Nightclub
Café & Food Concession
Sports & Leisure
Wellness Center & Spa
Gym, Sports & Recreation Center
Inn, Motel, Bed & Breakfast
Lodging, Cottage & Cabin for Rent
Culture & Entertainment
Event Design & Ephemeral Installation
Museum & Gallery
Permanent or temporary exhibition
Theater, Show Hall & Auditorium
Health Facilities & Research Center
Hospital, laboratory, research facility…
Professional Office & Clinic
Dentist Office, Private Clinic, Rehabilitation Center & Medical Clinic
Senior Residence, Retirement Home & Condos with Services
University & Higher Education
High School & College
Elementary School & Kindergarten
Government & Civic Building
Courthouse, police station, correctional center…
Airport, train station, public transit station...
Lobby, circulation area, waiting area, reception, information desk and more for offices, hotels, retail, cultural and institutional establishments
Project neither realized nor meant to be
LEED & WELL
Renovation (Before & After)
Signage & Branding
Aluminium featured in an Interior Design Project
Wood featured in an Interior Design Project
Construction & Real Estate Development
New Single-Family & Mutli-Unit Housing
Rental Housing Unit or Condo
Institutional & Cultural Construction
Real Estate Development
Retail Development, Department Store & Shopping Center
High-Rise Commercial, Office & Business Development
High-Rise Residential Development
Low-Rise Residential Development
Cultural, Sports & Leisure Infrastructure Development
TOD (Transit-Oriented Design) Development
Real Estate Development structured around a transit station, such as a train, bus or subway station. The TOD is a district that combines active transport, social mix and urban planning and that intends to respond to changes value expressed by the population in terms of sustainable development.
Future Project - Coming Soon
Real estate development already under construction or scheduled to begin construction soon.
Industrial Design & Product Design
Medical & Scientic Apparel
Medical device, laboratory equipment, scientific instrument, hospital furniture, therapeutic goods and home health care
Toy, Game & Hobby Product
Sports & Lifestyle Equipment
Professional and recreational sporting equipment, playground equipment, bicycle, skates, training equipment, sports clothing, shoes, camping equipment, scooter, travel bag and suitcase…
Contract & Institutional Furniture
Interior and exterior material and coverings, door and window, staircase, architectural hardware…
Panel, material and product providing acoustic solutions.
Mixer, toothbrush, dryer, tableware, kitchen utensil, cookware, tool… &c.
Kitchen & Bathroom Product
Faucet, plumbing fixture, sink, domestic appliance…
Signage, communication, display product…
Television, home theatre system, computer, phone, mobile device, digital camera, gaming console and electronic accessory.
Physical & Digital Product - UX / IoT (Connected Object)
Automotive & Transport
Automobile, automotive component, motorcycle, bus, train, truck, aircraft, watercraft…
Product Design in Small Series & Hand Made
Residential, Commercial & Built-In Furniture
Object, Accessory, Kitchen & Bathroom Product
Product neither realized nor meant to be
Wood featured in Industrial & Product Design
Aluminium featured in Industrial & Product Design
Brand Image Creation
Brand Image Update
Creation of commercial or limited edition packaging (unique piece, product range)
Updating of commercial or limited edition packaging (unique piece, product range)
Development of Eco-Friendly Packaging
Indoor, outdoor, proximity or large-format display
Corporate Communication Tool
Brochure, guide, annual report…
Traditional or Digital Marketing
single piece or campaign
Design in Motion
animation, special effects and multimedia
Magazine and Book
Website Design - Customization
Customization or update of an existing Website and development of new functionalities.
UI & UX Design
interface design, adaptation of content and user experience
Complete creation of a brand universe, bringing the brand to life in space.
Mural & Artistic Installation
Indoor and outdoor signage (specifications)
unique piece or set of commercial photography of product and design, architecture and landscaping projects.
single piece, series
Urban Design, Landscape Architecture & Landscaping
Urban Design Plan
Master Plan or study of a significant area within a municipality that provides a development or redevelopment strategy for urban transformation.
Civic Design Project
Civic improvement project such as a park, a public space or environmental infrastructure, street furniture and lighting elements, etc. which has been implemented as the result of an urban design plan or initiative.
(Transit-Oriented Design): Landscaping structured around a transport station
Built project initiated and implemented by a community-based organization that enhances the public realm. Street landscaping, public art, commemorative or interpretive installations, and environmental initiatives are examples.
Residential Landscape Architecture
Commercial Landscape Architecture
Housing Project Landscape Architecture
Landscape Architecture of an Office Project & Office Terrace Roof
Cultural & Institutional Landscape Architecture
Public Space Landscape Architecture
Public space, park, urban beach…
Rural Landscape Architecture
Landscape Architecture of an Environmental Project
Ecological and incentive parking, water management project, biodiversity, re-naturalization, demineralization project…
Green roof often not accessible, requiring little maintenance and allowing the cultivation of low vegetation that tolerates drought well.
Pedestrian Street / Shared Street
New trend in planning for the safety and comfort of pedestrians, in removing cars as much as possible while taking into account the development realities of a street including access to firefighters, the many overhead wires, underground infrastructure…
Parkland / Street Terrace
Permanent or Temporary Space that uses some parking spaces to convert into small private or public parks or outdoor chat rooms.
Landscape of the House Perimeter
Facade, side, courtyard, terrace
Restricted Space Landscaping
Swimming Pool & Terrace Landscaping
Terrace & Landscaping for Housing Project
Terrace & Landscaping for Institutional, Commercial and Office Project
Wood feature in Landscaping Project
Concept or product developed by a student enrolled in a post-secondary program in design, architecture, landscape architecture, urban design & graphic design.
Industrial Design / Product / Furniture