Biodôme de Montréal, 2020
  • AR Architecture
  • GR Graphic design
  • ID Industrial design
  • AP Landscape architecture
  • IN Interior design
  • UR Urban design
Composed of a collective of dynamic architects, KANVA is a young architectural firm whose work is at the forefront of thinking, imagining, drawing and constructing in Montreal and beyond. Its big ideas, gestures and approach to contemporary issues have gained local, national and international attention. With over ten years of experience designing a range of project types, including student housing, large-scale public art installations, mixed-use buildings, corporate and public spaces, KANVA treats each project as an opportunity to transform the built environment through story-telling.
Latest awards


  • ESTim Competition, Chambre de commerce de l'Est de Montréal, Winner, Public/Parapublic Sector Project Category - Montréal Biodome - Canada
  • Reinventing Cities, C40, Finalist - TRANSITIONS - Montréal, Canada (in collaboration with Ferrier Marchetti Studio)


  • Urban Design & Architecture Design Awards, Architecture Press Release, Runner-Up, Residential Architecture Built Category - Origine - Montréal, Canada (in collaboration with NÓS)


  • AZ Award, Azure Magazine, Winner, People’s Choice - Imago - Montréal, Canada
  • Award of Excellence, Ordre des Architectes du Québec, Finalist - Eläa - Montréal, Canada
  • Award of Excellence, Ordre des Architectes du Québec, Finalist - Saint-Hyacinthe Convention Centre - Canada (in collaboration with NEUF architect(e)s)
Enterprise data
Full-time employees: 
Local business (Montréal, Québec, Canada): 
95 %
Foreign business (international): 
5 %
In business since: 
Location: Le Plateau-Mont-Royal