CITY OF KINGSTON: Breakwater Park reopening & Gord Edgar Downie Pier dedication, July 26


Join us for the official grand re-opening of Breakwater Park and pier dedication ceremony! The event will take place from 11:00a.m. – 3:00p.m. on Thursday, July 26th. To start the day, there will be an official ribbon cutting ceremony and dedication of the Gord Edgar Downie Pier and activities will follow including various water sports and activities, local businesses, and food vendors for the community to enjoy.

“Serious Fun” lecture with Claude Cormier, Michael Hough / OALA Visiting Critic


Claude Cormier is the 2017/2018 Michael Hough / OALA visiting critic and presented a public lecture entitled “Serious Fun” at The John H. Daniels Faculty of Architecture, Landscape, and Design.

MONTREAL GAZETTE : Dorchester Square to get a Victorian fountain in renovation project


The work has started  on the northern section of Dorchester Square and will be achieved by Fall 2018.

CANADIAN ARCHITECT : CSLA Awards of Excellence announced


Berczy Park, Toronto, receives a National Award in the Small-scale public landscapes designed by Landscape Architect category from the Canadian Society of Landscape Architects (CSLA)

Photo: Industryous Photography



Berczy Park and National Holocaust Monument regognized by les Grand prix du design 2018


Berczy Park, Toronto, got the Prix Architecture de paysage et aménagement public and the National Holocaust Monument, Ottawa, is awarded with the Prix Multidisciplinarité

Photos : Industryous Photography, Doublespace Photography

L'architecte paysagiste Claude Cormier dans nos studios

Les grands entretiens de Radio Canada :
Marie-France Bazzo rencontre Claude Cormier


Photo : Radio-Canada / Pascal Michaud

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KOLLECTIF: Claude Cormier honoré par l’Université de Montréal

L’Université de Montréal salue la carrière exceptionnelle de Claude Cormier.

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Globe and Mail: A place for everyone and their dog

Claude Cormier designs Berczy Park with a view to helping people of disparate interests get along.


Berczy Park has opened!

Five years after the initial idea of a Berczy Park revitalization took hold, Berczy Park celebrated a lively grand re-opening event on June 28, 2017. The event, hosted by The City of Toronto, St Lawrence Market Neighbourhood BIA, Friends of Berczy Park and other community partners, drew well over 500 attendees to unveil the beautiful new park.

Photo: Industryous Photography

img_6070Claude Cormier + Associés’ Sony Plaza, now open to the public in Toronto.

Rising artist Harley Valentine will mark the opening of the Claude Cormier designed Plaza by unveiling his permanent three-piece sculpture entitled “Dream Ballet”.



CC+A’s Berczy Park opens in Toronto 

Berczy Park partially opened as of December 2nd 2016 with full opening and functioning fountain scheduled for early spring 2017.

Photo: Skycandy @ Urbantoronto


Promenade de la Paix - Montreal - View from the West, CC+A

Claude Cormier et Associés project for a new outdoor museum – Walk for Peace – announced as part of a program for Montreal’s 375th anniversary.

The exhibit will be presented along a one-kilometer section of Sherbrooke St., from May 29 to Oct. 27, 2017.

The museum project will feature 67 works “conveying a message of peace, like the universal values of humanism, tolerance, and openness that inspired the realization of Expo 67,” said a statement released by the Society for the Celebrations of Montreal’s 375th Anniversary.



Claude Cormier et Associés win the 2016 Tucker Award for the Renovation of Square Dorchester – Place du Canada

The award was honored during a ceremony at the Contemporary Arts Center in New Orleans on Oct. 20th amongst other 11 projects. Square Dorchester was selected for the use of natural stone as a prominent theme during the square’s renovations.


Marc Halle Landscape Architect partner at Claude Cormier et Associés

Marc Hallé from CC+A to give an education session on Fountain Design at ASLA’s Annual Meeting in New Orleans

Landscape Architect and CC+A associate Marc Hallé will be talking about key challenges and issues involved with the design and construction of water features.


Claude Cormier at National Holocaust Memorial Dedication with Premier Justin Trudeau

Prime Minister Trudeau Dedicates National Holocaust Monument Site

The landscape for the site, designed by Claude Cormier + Associés, was dedicated in a ceremony presided by Prime Minister of Canada Justin Trudeau. The Monument is currently under construction in Ottawa with anticipated completion in the spring of 2017.


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Follow Toronto’s Berczy Park development via Urban Toronto Blog

Follow the construction progress at Berczy Park in Toronto via the crowdsourced effort at the Urban Toronto forum dedicated to the project.



Claude Cormier joins the Council for Canadian Urbanism Summit in Edmonton as a panelist

In collaboration with the CanU leadership, Claude Cormier will join a ‘Giants of Design’ panel to share thoughts, ideas, practices and approaches to building great places for people.



Visionnez le montage du célèbre projet “Boules Roses” réalisé par Claude Cormier + Associés (CC+A) dans le Village Gai à Montréal.

A behind the scenes montage of Claude Cormier + Associés‘ iconic Pink Balls installation on Montreal’s gay village.




«Au grand dam», conçue par Jacques Bilodeau, artiste en arts visuels, et Claude Cormier + Associés (CC+A), architectes paysagistes, inaugurée  dans le Parc des Rapides de l’arrondissement de LaSalle à Montréal.

Visual Artist Jacques Bilodeau and  Landscape Architect Claude Cormier collaborated for this installation drawing from the borough’s connection with the water. The colours were chosen to illustrate breaking ice and the colour of the waves as a tribute to the rapids surrounding the park.


[Video] Session Q+A dans la galerie Never Apart à Montréal avec Claude Cormier

Visionnez une session Q+A avec Claude Cormier dans cette galerie Montréalaise.


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Elle Québec: Claude Cormier, Poète du Design Urbain

Entrevue avec Claude Cormier, architecte paysagiste et designer urbain.


Parking It: Discovering HTO Park

Parking It: Discovering HTO Park

An exploration into Claude Cormier + Associés’ first urban beach on Toronto’s waterfront: HTO Park.



Claude Cormier talks Berczy Park

Read this interview where Claude Cormier talks about the process around the design of a new Toronto Landmark: Berczy Park.


Prime Minister Justin Trudeau receives the 2016 Laurent McCutcheon Award for his commitment to fighting homophobia and transphobia from the hands of founder, Laurent McCutcheon during a ceremony in Montreal on Monday. (PAUL CHIASSON / THE CANADIAN PRESS)

Le très honorable Justin Trudeau, premier ministre du Canada, récipiendaire du prix Laurent-McCutcheon 2016 pour son engagement contre l’homophobie et la transphobie

Le trophée, créé par Claude Cormier et Associés en collaboration avec l’artiste Danielle Roy et présenté au Premier ministre au siège social de la Banque Nationale, a eté inspiré par l’installation « Les Boules Roses » dans le village gai à Montréal.

The award, created by Claude Cormier et Associés in collaboration with artist Danielle Roy and presented to the Prime Minister in a ceremony at the National Bank of Canada headquarters in Montreal, was inspired by the Pink Ball installation in Montreal’s Gay Village.



New fountain, pedestrian bridges part of plan for Dorchester Square renovation

The city of Montreal has approved a plan to renovate the northern part of Dorchester Square. Claude Cormier + Associés to design the new addition.

La portion nord du square Dorchester sera réaménagée cette année. Claude Cormier + Associés sera responsable de ficeler les derniers détails du projet et de surveiller les travaux.



Claude Cormier inducted as new member of the Royal Canadian Academy of Arts

Landscape architects Peter Jacobs and Claude Cormier were inducted as new members of the Royal Canadian Academy of Arts. An honorary organization of over 790 established professional artists and designers from all regions of Canada. 

L’architecte paysagiste Claude Cormier a été reçu comme nouveau membre de l’Académie Royale des Arts du Canada. Fondée en 1880, l’Académie royale des arts du Canada est une organisation honorifique qui regroupe près de 800 artistes et designers professionnels établis dans toutes les régions du Canada.