U OF T NEW COLLEGE RESIDENCE RETROFIT

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Fostering a common theme for the public space of the William Doo Auditorium and adjacent student spaces, L&B's proposed redesign will create an enlivened community hub to anchor the building and give it greater meaning within the New College network. 

Currently in Design Development. 

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WE'RE HIRING!

JUNIOR ARCHITECT

FULL TIME , PERMANENT POISTION AVAILABLE IMMEDIATELY

Lebel & Bouliane is a multiple award-winning boutique architecture firm located in Toronto’s west end, near Trinity Bellwoods Park and the Ossington strip.

We specialize in modern custom residences, medium-sized creative commercial spaces, and cultural institutional works that are both formally and spatially complex, and rigorously detailed. We are looking for someone to join our creative team, with a strong commitment to design excellence!

We are seeking individuals with 3 – 6 years of experience who are either fully licensed and registered with the OAA (an asset, but not a requisite), or are working to become licensed within the near future. Sense of humour welcome, sense of responsibility very important, ability to communicate positively with clients and consultants required.

Responsibilities:

  • Work collaboratively on conceptual and schematic design packages, as a member of a project team.

  • Simultaneously manage expectations and timelines on multiple projects of varying stages, scales and budgets.

  • Independently manage the coordination and preparation of documents for municipal approvals, zoning and permitting.

  • Develop construction documents for projects of varying scope with minimal supervision.

  • Coordinate project consultants, fabricators, reps and product suppliers.

  • Assist in managing client expectations while building meaningful client relationships.  

Qualifications:

  • Excellent design and graphics skills.

  • Proficient with AutoCAD (mandatory), Rhino (mandatory), Revit, and Adobe Creative Suite

  • Must thrive in a studio-like team environment.

  • Ability to work independently.

  • Well-organized and efficient, with good time management.

  • Contract and construction administration experience an asset

  • Experience and expertise in construction documentation.

To apply please email your resume to laura@arch-lb.com and indicate in the subject line the position of interest. Only candidates selected for interviews will be contacted. Compensation commensurate with experience. Please no drop-ins.

 

DUFFERIN COUNTY MUSEUM & ARCHIVES REDEVELOPMENT

Holding a significant piece of Dufferin County’s history and culture, the Dufferin County Museum & Archives has commissioned ArchLB to redevelop their Mezzanine Gallery to permanently feature the Museum’s Corn Flower Company glassware collection - including over 2,000 pieces. The new architectural language will express the beauty of the artifacts while serving as a backdrop to highlight the treasured pieces. A tremendous opportunity to inject new life into the collection, the project inspires architectural opportunities full of meaning and excitement. 

Currently in Design Development.

A STUDY FOR THE SPADINA MUSEUM

Architects Luc Bouliane Recently completed a functional usage study with Lord Cultural Consulting for the Spadina Museum, one of Toronto's most unique heritage landmarks. The Museum spans several acres atop the Davenport escarpment, and its interior has been carefully restored to the lavish and creative interior design of the 20's and 30's. Focusing on the operational and long-term vision for the Spadina Museum facilities, including greenhouse, stables and garage building, the study carefully balances function, vision and the conservation of this world class estate. Get more information here.

ARCH-LB RECEIVES A TUCKER DESIGN AWARD FOR RELMAR HOUSE(S)

We were proud to be recognized for our excellence in stone design for Relmar House last week at the Tucker Design Awards in New Orleans, LA!

Sponsored by the Building Stone Institute and the Marble Institute of America, the Tucker Design Awards celebrates excellence and innovation in the use of natural stone, through concept, design and construction.

The Relmar House(s), and other winning projects, will be featured in the Fall issue of Building Stone Magazine, hitting newsstands soon. 

 

WE'RE HIRING!

We are a well-managed and people-focused firm with 5 employees and a great office located at 1259 Dundas Street West, in Toronto. 

Our firm is currently seeking an Intermediate Architect to join our team: 6-10 years of experience, fully licensed or an intern well on your way to your license. 

You must be familiar with our work, and have experience in residential projects and medium-sized commercial and institutional. 

You must have a passion for getting things built, a genuine love of geometry and detailing, and a strong commitment to design excellence. Knowledge of the Building Code a must, with ability to lead a project from zoning analysis to design, through contract administration. Sense of humour welcome, sense of responsibility very important, ability to interact positively with clients required. 

Ability to design in Rhino (3D) is a must. Revit is an asset but not a requirement. 

This is a permanent position for someone looking to develop a great career in a growing firm. 

To apply please email your resume to laura@arch-lb.com and indicate in the subject line the position of interest. Only candidates selected for interviews will be contacted. Please no drop-ins. 

Looking forward to hearing from you! 

MAKING PROGRESS IN THE CBC BUILDING

Construction is well underway at the CBC Building as Bensimon Byrne's new space begins to take shape! 

Check out the huge hole we cut in the floor to make way for the new feature stair. Leading up to the second floor from the main reception area, the stair will ease circulation between the two levels, and make a bold statement as clients walk in.   

More renderings of the stair, and the rest of the 50,000 sq ft project, can be found in our portfolio, here

GIANTS & GENTLEMEN IN MARKETING MAGAZINE

Giants & Gentlemen is featured in MarketingMag.ca  this month. Check out the pics of Giants and Gentlemen's new office space! Located in the Gendron building in Toronto's east end, the agency now has a bigger and better home, perfectly suited to their ever-growing team. 

See the project here.

NOW 2016 READER’S CHOICE FINALIST - BEST DESIGN FIRM

After getting more than 20,000 nominations for the best personalities, groups and businesses across the city, NOW Magazine has posted the final contenders to be named "Toronto's best" - and we've made the shortlist for Best Design Firm! 

Think we're the best? You can cast your vote for Architects Luc Bouliane on the Reader's Choice website. 

Be sure to check out the other 180 categories while you're there, and share your love for "Toronto's best"!