Atelier Big City

Notre-Dame-de-Grâce Cultural Centre, Montreal, 2015
  • AR Architecture
The firm’s name conveys its interest in the many manifestations of the city. Its slogan, “Make architecture a public policy,” testifies to the importance it ascribes to the public role of architecture. In recognition of its contribution to the dynamic energy of Québec architecture, the firm has earned many awards and publications, along with numerous invitations to present its projects and exhibit them throughout North America and Europe. Atelier Big City received the Prix de Rome 1998-99.
Latest awards


  • Montreal’s Musée d’art contemporain Architecture Competition, Finalist - MAC transformation project - in collaboration with FSA Architecture
  • The Ordre des architectes du Québec Awards of Excellence in architecture, Winner, Multifamily residential buildings and complexes category - U building - Montréal


  • Grands Prix du design, PID agency, Residential Space, 1,600 sq.ft. or less award - 7-Plex - Montreal
Enterprise data
Full-time employees: 
Part-time employees: 
Local business (Montreal, Quebec, Canada): 
90 %
Foreign business (international): 
10 %
In business since: