Feature in Canadian Architect Emerging Talent Issue

07/ 14/ 2017

SPECTACLE included in 2017 Emerging Talent Issue featuring design practices across Canada. Sub Marine House on magazine cover.

 

 

Jessie Andjelic jury member of URB: PRK Design-Build Competition in Edmonton

06/ 08/ 2017

URB PRK works with emerging young talent in Architecture and Planning to create innovative and sustainable parks within an urbanscape. Jessie Andjelic served as a juror on the 2017 Competition.

 

 

Philip Vandermey moderates d.talks event 'Point of View'

06/ 06/ 2017

Philip Vandermey moderated a d.talks discussion about criticality under the title 'Point of View.' Panelists included Alex Link, Tom Babin and Mimi Zeiger.

 

 

EVDS Year End Show

04/ 21/ 2017

Year End Show at St. Louis Hotel in East Village included work by students of Jessie Andjelic senior research studio RED.

 

 

Water Whirl selected as RUNNER UP in Borders Competition

03/ 14/ 2017

SPECTACLE's submission to the arch out loud Borders Competition for a design of an underground bathhouse in the Korean Demilitarized Zone was awarded Runner Up.

 

 

Mars Studio Interview on CBC

02/ 7/ 2017

Jessie Andjelic was interviewed on the CBC Eyeopener to discuss RED - a senior research studio at the UofC exploring the design of innovative habitats on Mars.

 

 

_EST in Toronto

01/ 17/ 2017

The film installation entitled _EST, created by SPECTACLE for the 2015 RAIC Festival of Architecture, was projected on the exterior of the Hot Docs Cinema in Toronto. Photo by Nina Hitzler.

 

 

Workshop

08/ 09/ 2016

SPECTACLE opens a new model shop in the Grain Exchange Building.

 

 

 

Alberta Venture Magazine - Next Generation

06/ 01/ 2016

Profile featured in Next Generation of Leaders, June edition of Alberta Venture magazine.

 

On Shifts and New Trajectories Lecture

03/ 31/ 2016

On March 31 Philip Vandermey of SPECTACLE delivered the lecture On Shifts and New Trajectories at the University of Calgary on the topic of trans-disciplinarity within and beyond architecture.

 

Tiny Homes Event

02/ 11/ 2016

Tiny Homes research and discussion at SPECTACLE office space. Photograph by Dinah Gaston.

 

Young Entrepreneur Award of Distinction Nomination

01/ 04/ 2016

SPECTACLE has been selected as a finalist for the Alberta Business Awards 2016 Young Entrepreneur Award of Distinction.

 

Tallinn Architecture Biennale

10/ 07/ 2015

Giant Footprint, an exploration by SPECTACLE on the imminent relationship between autonomous vehicles and public space, was featured in the Epicenter of Tallinn exhibition at the 2015 Tallinn Architecture Biennale with the overall topic of Self-Driven City. Photograph by Tonu Tunnel.

 

70 Degrees of Separation at the Designing Downtown Dinner Series

09/ 23/ 2015

On September 13 Jessie Andjelic and Philip Vandermey presented 70 Degrees of Separation at the Cities Creativity Extremes event in Dubai - part of the Designing Downtown Dinner Series. Event organized by Lisa Baroldi, Edmonton Economic Development, the Government of Alberta and others. Photograph by Brice Ferre Studio.

 

Trade Mission to Dubai and Abu Dhabi

09/ 23/ 2015

From September 3-16 Jessie Andjelic and Philip Vandermey participated in a Canadian delegation to the United Arab Emirates. Photograph by Brice Ferre Studio.

 

Border Lands selected for exhibition at Expo Milano 2015.

06/ 26/ 2015

Border Lands will be featured at Expo Milan 2015 in the Cascina Triulza – Civil Society Pavilion beginning on June 29.

 

OPEN HOUSE, 2015 RAIC / AAA Festival of Architecture, Calgary

06/ 04/ 2015

SPECTACLE was one of four offices who opened their doors for the OPEN HOUSE as part of the 2015 RAIC / AAA Festival of Architecture, with film installation _EST and Skyline of Calgary hats. For more, see OPEN HOUSE. Photograph by Michelle Lem.

 

Urban Emergencies: Emergent Urbanism Conference and Exhibition, Cambridge UK

03/ 17/ 2015

Jessie Andjelic and Philip Vandermey presented Delugional Calgary at the Urban Emergencies: Emergent Urbanism Conference at the University of Cambridge on March 17.
Six case studies were also featured in an accompanying exhibition: Sub Marine House, Walking on Water, Allegory of the Walls, Water Column, Border Lands and River Boulevard.

 

Jessie Andjelic and Philip Vandermey to teach Architecture Studio 2 at the University of Calgary in Winter 2015

11/ 16/ 2014

Jessie Andjelic and 12 students to explore the future of innovation and the relationship between living and working in a Hybrid Dwelling studio this Winter semester.
Philip Vandermey and 12 students to explore the ingestion of the city by private housing and strategies for its subsequent extraction.
Josh Taron, Dustin Couzens and Yazan Bilbeisi will teach other studio sections. Together, the five sections will reimagine the entire center of Calgary.

 

 

Sky Pavilion
Immaculate Reception - FINALIST

11/ 13/ 2014

SPECTACLE has been selected, in collaboration with Adam Scales and Buro AD, as a finalist for the 2015 ArchTriumph Pavilion competition in London. The theme for this year is Sky Pavilion.

Ted Whitley of Make Calgary interviewed Philip Vandermey

10/ 29/ 2014

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Phil Roberts of sixty7architectureroad interviewed Philip Vandermey

09/ 19/ 2014

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SPECTACLE Office Design - or - A Model of the Model in the Model

 

SPECTACLE Office Design - or - A Model of the Model in the Model

09/ 06/ 2014

 

Ultimate Rotate View Tool
Ultimate Rotate View Tool

08/ 13/ 2014

A photographic tour over a project site in the Alberta Badlands with Luke Fandrich of Editing Luke and Mountain View Helicopters

 

 

 

 

Studio 1 instructors

 

 

Philip Vandermey to teach Architecture Studio 1 at the University of Calgary in Fall 2014

08/ 07/ 2014

Philip Vandermey and 12 students to study relationships between architecture and landscape. Marc Boutin, Jason Johnson and Jan Kroman will teach other studio sections.

 

 

 

 

Screen shot from UE:EU website

Delugional Calgary - FINAL SELECTION

08/ 06/ 2014

SPECTACLE has been selected to exhibit and present Delugional Calgary at Urban Emergencies : Emergent Urbanism (UE:EU) at Cambridge UK in March 2015. http://www.ueeu.co.uk/.

 

 

 

Amery Calvelli accepts a Calgary Heritage Authority Lion Award for the D.talks event Iconomy

 

D.talks Iconomy (Brutal Intentions) - Lion’s Award - WINNER

07/031/ 2014

Amery Calvelli accepts a Calgary Heritage Authority Lion Award for the D.talks event Iconomy, a collaboration that included David Down from the City of Calgary, Lindsay Horan, Leanne Junnila, Kyle May of CLOG, Michael Abrahamson of Fuck Yeah Brutalism, MODA, Nyhoff and SPECTACLE.

 

 

 

 

 

sdinner at new office

 

SPECTACLE has a new home!

06/18/2014

Sunset, Pizza and Beer after a successful move. Special thanks to David Vera and Dario Culig-Tokic!

 

 

Canadian pavilion opening

 

Venice Biennale Canadian Pavilion Opening Party

06/ 05/ 2014

Jessie Andjelic and Philip Vandermey attended the opening of the Canadian Pavilion with Adam Scales, Albert Dijk and Thanasis Okonomou.

 

 

 

new office space

 

Grain Exchange Building

05/ 27/ 2014

SPECTACLE is moving to a new home in the Grain Exchange Building - Calgary's first skyscraper.

 

 

 

 

 

Pecha Kucha photo by Luke Fandrich

Pecha Kucha Volume 3 Medicine Hat

05/ 25/ 2014

Jessie Andjelic presented Thinking Hat, a collaboration with Luke Fandrich, at Pecha Kucha on Friday May 23 in Medicine Hat (photograph by Luke Fandrich). Other projects included Brutal Intentions and Delugional Calgary.

 

 

 

 

activity cave render

 

IIDEX Canada Blog - New Kids on the Block

05/ 14/ 2014

Delugional Calgary, Activity Cave (a collaboration with David Vera) and Hourglasses featured on the IIDEX Canada Blog.

 

 

 

 

 

urban emergencies poster

 

Delugional Calgary - SHORT LIST

05/ 11/ 2014

Delugional Calgary has progressed to the second stage of the selection process for presentation and exhibition at Urban Emergencies : Emergent Urbanism (UE:EU) in Cambridge UK in March 2015.

 

 

 

 

 

RIVER BOULEVARD CONCEPT IN AVENUE MAGAZINE

Delugional Calgary in Avenue Magazine

05/ 01/ 2014

Delugional Calgary in Avenue Magazine this month, along with flood mitigation projects by Jason Johnson, Joshua Taron, Ryan Cook, and Greg Morrow.

 

 

 

 

 

Glacier Skywalk opening image

 

Glacier Skywalk Preview Tour

05/ 01/ 2014

Jessie Andjelic and Philip Vandermey were honored to join Sturgess Architecture & RJC_Engineers for a preview of Glacier Skywalk, officially opening May 1 2014!