An Outstanding Achievement for our Toronto Team at the 2017 Ride for Heart

June 7, 2017

Congratulations to our Toronto team on their incredible achievement during this year’s Ride for Heart event in support of the Heart & Stroke Foundation! They came in 5th under the Design & Manufacturing Sector (of 61…

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Engaged Learning – Foothills School Division Holds First Youth Design Intensive at Kasian Calgary

February 8, 2017

Despite some frigid winter temperatures, a keen group of Grade 8 students from Westmount School joined members of our Calgary staff to partake in a day of experiential learning and architectural exploration. Principal Judy MacDougall…

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Abstract: The Case for Empathy-Informed Design

February 7, 2017

Ian Sinclair, Principal and VP of Healthcare in our Toronto office will be presenting his abstract entitled “The Case for Empathy-Informed Design” at the World Congress on Design and Health in Vienna in July. This…

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Winners for the NAIT Architectural Technology Student Design Competition Announced

February 6, 2017

Second year Architectural Technology students at the Northern Alberta Institute of Technology (NAIT) were tasked with designing an innovative and functional bank branch that incorporates concepts of environmental sustainability.  The winners were announced last week…

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Principal Sam Oboh receives Leadership Award from Excellence Magazine for their 2016 Excellence Awards!

October 14, 2016

Congratulations to our Edmonton Principal Sam Oboh on receiving a Leadership Award from Excellence Magazine (formerly Planet Africa Magazine) for their 2016 Excellence Awards! The Excellence Awards program is the new brand name replacing the…

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Vancouver Investment Firm Project Receives an Award of Merit from the IDIBC Shine Awards of Excellence 2016!

October 12, 2016

Kasian Interior Designer – Kate Salisbury, IDIBC President – Patricia Desmet, Kasian Principal and Vice President of Interior Design – Carol Jones (left to right). Congratulations to our Vancouver Interior Design team on receiving an…

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Jim Pattison Outpatient Hospital Receives Prestigious Award at European Healthcare Design Congress!

July 20, 2016

The Jim Pattison Project Team: Gus Spanos, Martin Nogger, Wojciech Brus, John Etcher (left to right) in Kasian’s Vancouver office. The European Healthcare Design (EHD) Congress & Exhibition held on June 27-28 celebrated vanguards of…

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An Outstanding Achievement for our Toronto Team at the Ride for Heart

June 8, 2016

It was an early morning and the rain risk was real, but despite all fears it turned out to be a great day to ride and walk. Another breathtaking year experiencing a car-free world down…

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How to Put a Price on Sustainability

June 7, 2016

With World Environment Day just around the corner, we at Kasian decided to reflect on our sustainability efforts that support environmental protection and promote design that has a positive impact on the environment. As leaders…

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Congratulations to Don Kasian on becoming an Honorary Fellow of the American Institute of Architects!

May 27, 2016

Don Kasian with AIA Chancellor John K. Sorrenti (left) and AIA president Russell A. Davidson The American Institute of Architects (AIA) held their annual investiture ceremony in Philadelphia last week. The 2016 Jury of Fellows…

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