Stars Align for BOMA BC Award win

The stars have aligned for Lyra Growth – not only is business thriving, it’s looking good too. DIALOG partnered up with Fusion Space to reinvent Lyra’s office last fall. The transformation of the 2,285 sq ft space just won BOMA BC’s Tenant Improvement Award.

Stars Align for BOMA BC Award win

The stars have aligned for Lyra Growth – not only is business thriving, it’s looking good too. DIALOG partnered up with Fusion Space to reinvent Lyra’s office last fall. The transformation of the 2,285 sq ft space just won BOMA BC’s Tenant Improvement Award.

Evoke DIALOG – Bill Fisch Forest Stewardship and Education Centre

  Imagine if a forest created a building… What would it feel like to step inside? Would it change you? Bill Fisch Forest Stewardship and Education Centre is immersed in the York Region Forest. Constructed almost entirely of wood, it exists

DIALOG welcomes Ronald B. McIntyre, new Vancouver Healthcare Principal

Ron will be complementing our top-notch healthcare team with more than 25 years of experience as a healthcare architect and strategic advisor. Most recently, Ron has served as one of CannonDesign’s Healthcare Practice leaders for the past 13 years. He

AAA announces new leadership award in honour of Tom Sutherland

The Alberta Association of Architects (AAA) created an award in the late Tom Sutherland‘s honour called the Tom Sutherland Award of Merit. His family accepted the inaugural award on his behalf at their Annual General Meeting held on May 9. Every year, the award

DIALOG awards Michael Evamy Scholarship to Stuart Lodge for researching the relationship between materials and digital technology

How can architects and designers harness the power of digital technology to improve the materials and construction methods they use? Stuart Lodge, a Masters of Architecture student at University of British Columbia, has been awarded $5000 to find out. Lodge’s

DIALOG is one of Canada’s Greenest Employers

  We’ve just been selected as one of Canada’s Greenest Employers. We look back over this last year and have noticed our green game is operating at an all-time high. Our collective of designers have, and continue to, push the

This Weekend: Jane’s Walk – dust off those walking shoes!

DIALOG is excited to be participating in the Jane’s Walk Festival again this year. Our staff have been busy planning their walks and will be hitting the sidewalks May 5th, 6th, & 7th. Every year, DIALOG staff show off their

Congratulations to our newest principal, Jill Robertson!

We’re pleased to announce the promotion of our newest principal in the Edmonton studio, Jill Robertson. Jill embodies the leadership values that we so strongly believe in and has been a significant contributor of the landscape architecture group’s success.Please join us

We’re announcing a change to our Calgary studio management.

                    We’re announcing a change to our Calgary studio management. Rob Adamson, who has successfully guided the Calgary studio for eleven years, will now be shifting his considerable expertise, talents and

In the news: Edson Healthcare Centre in Healthcare Design Magazine

A photo tour of Edson Healthcare Centre was recently featured in Healthcare Design Magazine. The magazine and website is well-known in the healthcare community with a wide-reach in North America. From Healthcare Design Magazine: Opened in November 2016, the Edson Healthcare

The Avant Garde of New Design & Technology Synergies

As technology forges ahead, and AEC projects become more interesting (and complicated!), it’s increasingly important to understand how we can harness that technology to advance integrated design. DIALOG is leading the conversation about new tech, exploring how computational strategies assist in

OALA Awards Craig Applegath with Honourary Membership

A hearty congratulations to Craig Applegath! Craig was presented with the OALA Honourary Member Award at this year’s OALA AGM and Conference. This award is given annually to non-members who help advance the cause of landscape architecture in Ontario. Craig was

In the news: Royal Alberta Museum in Edmonton Journal

  Edmonton Journal’s Paula Simons shares her conversation with Royal Alberta Museum about their new DIALOG-designed home. “It’s a striking building, but it’s also really really functional. Everything is in the right place.” – Chris Robinson, Executive Director of Royal

Evoke DIALOG – TELUS Spark

  The year was 1967. Canada celebrated its 100th birthday and Calgary opened the city’s first science centre under the name Calgary Centennial Planetarium. Fast-forward to 2008: Exhibits were changing; science and technology were evolving. With a record-breaking 304,394 guests,

Associates take a day to ElevateDIALOG

Our studios are still abuzz following our first ElevateDIALOG event! Last month, the associates across all of our studios worked together on an initiative designed to foster collaboration and encourage the development of innovative ideas. Sounds vague, maybe, but that was

DIALOG’s new Director of Financial Operations

We’re excited to announce that Mark Alenius has officially joined the DIALOG family as our new Director of Financial Operations. Mark is a seasoned finance professional, with over 30 years of experience as CFO, VP of Finance and Corporate Controller

newstudio has a new studio

DIALOG and newstudio architecture inc. announce merger It’s an exciting time at DIALOG! 2017 marks the grand opening of our San Francisco office, the grand opening of the new Royal Alberta Museum, and now newstudio architecture inc. is moving into

Evoke DIALOG – Granville Island

  In between these communities sat the dilapidated, ‘Industrial Island’. Popular opinion called for the levelling of the site’s factory spaces, while the City wanted greenery. Norm and Joost had a different idea entirely. They fought for a mixed-use community

DIALOG Carleton Studio – The Halfway Mark!

  We can’t believe it’s already been more than four weeks since the Carleton students arrived at DIALOG’s Toronto studio! Since the initial kickoff meeting at Toronto City Hall, the students have made incredible progress to master plan and design the

Three wins for the Edmonton Studio at the CEA Awards

Our Edmonton studio is proud to take home some awards from the Consulting Engineers of Alberta (CEA) Showcase Awards this month. Thank you to the CEA and our project collaborators for these awards! Harold L. Morrison Rising Young Professional Award

STAT’s New Office Revitalizes Railtown Warehouse

With tech organizations such as Google, Microsoft, and Hootsuite designing offices to entice top tech savvy professionals, how does a young tech firm create an office space to attract top talent without breaking the bank? And how does it accomplish

Reinventing Alberta’s Inner Cities

There are moments in a city’s development that provide the opportunity for a rethink. What kind of place do we want to build for future generations? Here in Alberta, that time is now. Stunned by high levels of office vacancy

Carleton Studio at DIALOG: Rail Deck Park

For the next six weeks, graduate students from the Azrieli School of Architecture & Urbanism at Carleton University will be joining the DIALOG Toronto Studio to explore concepts for the Rail Deck Park – a project currently being investigated by the

DIALOG’s 2016 Iris Prize Recipient: Kevin Dieterman & Michael Zabinski

Every year, staff from across all studios and disciplines have the opportunity to apply for the Iris Prize. Now in its 12th year, the Iris Prize is an internal scholarship that includes two weeks paid time and up to $7,500

DIALOG is opening our first U.S. studio!

We think great design has no borders. We aren’t expanding just for the sake of expanding. We’re growing in a mindful, sustainable way in order to pursue the great work we’re truly passionate about. Opening a studio in the U.S.

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As an #urbanist, I stand in awe of everything that happens between one city and the next. Sunrise along the #prairies. #nofilter #DIALOG

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Is #transit on the path to encounter...: ...untold riches? or ...fairy tale monsters? #DIALOG

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Engaging stakeholders, #CarltonUniversity students get the perspective of the development industry to inform #RailDeckPark designs. #DIALOG #instarepost20

@dialogdesign 2 months ago
#Airports have emerged as key #civic buildings in our era. Nice job @dialogdesign ! If I am to wait, glad it's beautiful. #DIALOG #yyc #instarepost20

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‪#OpenSpaces improve your #wellbeing. So do social interactions. #Publicrealm in #cities is the intersection of both.‬ ‪‬ #DIALOG #instarepost20


Guided by #Maori wisdom #Auckland has adopted the #ArangaPrinciples of design as official policy #ArchFest17 #DIALOG

2 days ago

Check and cheque! Another successful #DIALOG fundraiser for CAMH - supporting the invaluable work they do for…

3 days ago

What is "Innovation in Canadian Urbanism" ? Tomorrow #DIALOG planner + principal @aurbanist @RAIC_IRAC

6 days ago

DIALOG’s own @CraigApplegath shares some wisdom on life, business and the importance of rational optimism #DIALOG

11 days ago

Get outside this wknd for these #Jane'sWalks led by #DIALOG @janeswalk @CalgFoundation

27 days ago

We shape the world through the stories we tell. ~ @maartenhajer #ElectricCities #DIALOG

1 month ago

#Airports have emerged as key #civic buildings in our era. Nice job @DIALOG ! If I am to wait, glad it's beautiful. #DIALOG #yyc

2 months ago

RT @AlbertaVenture: @DIALOG Jim Anderson opens up shop in San Francisco #Dialog #Verbatim

3 months ago

Want to reduce the energy used by buildings? Make cities denser. @voxdotcom #DIALOG

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Stepping up #YEG's river valley access with the FUNicular! #yegfunicular #dialog #exploreedmonton

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