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  • This small home located in the middle of the woods was designed for 2 outdoor enthusiasts. This lakefront house is situated on a steep terrain in Gatineau. To reduce construction costs and minimise impact on the ecosystem, it sits on the foundations of an old 24′-0″x36′-0″ chalet. A large partly-covered deck runs along 3 sides […]


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  • Enlargement and conversion of the St-Denys-du-Plateau Church The Monique-Corriveau Library, housed in the Saint-Denys-du-Plateau church, is an exception, and in a rather unusual way. It is a tribute to the career—exceptional for her time—of the Quebec writer whose name it honours. This mother of 10 children, to each of whom she dedicated a book, was […]


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“La Grange”, the new residence of the “Terrasses Cap-à-l’Aigle” development, is situated in the magnificent Charlevoix region. Its architecture highlights the rugged charm of the site while framing the breathtaking views of the St. Lawrence River. Located atop a ridge and surrounded by the neighboring forest, this large house dominates the site with its two […]


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The head office building designed by Ferdinánd and Ferdinánd Architects stands out from the industrial buildings of the Biatorbágy area: the way it is located is outstanding by itself, on the top of a steep hill, it is dominating the area bellow, -  however its shape also brings a new “wind” which is definitely in […]


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