Mackay-Lyons Sweetapple
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MacKay-Lyons Sweetapple Architects is based in Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada.

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Prospect - Dalhousie free lab #dalarchitecture #dalarch #architecture #designbuild #

Prospect Dalhousie freelab project #dalarch #designbuild @mattm_l

“Prospect” Location Margaree Forks Cape Breton Nova Scotia A Design Build Studio At Dalhousie University School of Architecture. Led by Prof. Talbot Sweetapple and assisted by Shane Andrews and Miranda Bailey from Mackay-Lyons Sweetapple Architects Student participants Alicia Bardos Andrea Zittlau Kamille Manoy Lewis Canning Morgan Kerber Nick Glover Paryse Beatty Ryan Dewolde Thomas Perl Travis Cook Young Special Consultants Dave Maclean - D Maclean Construction Howie Doiron- Lindsay Construction Glen Hood - Golden Grove Farm Brian Mackay-Lyons – Mackay-Lyons Sweetapple Architects Music Ian Mackinnon- Highland bagpipe Renee Doucet – Fiddle Seph Peters - Guitar Photography Matt Mackay-Lyons Miranda Bailey Ryan Dewolde Nick Glover #dalarch #dalarchitecture #dalarchplan #designbuild #architecture @mattm_l.

Rubadoux/Cameron Studio - stewardship of the land is a prime responsibility of the architect. Photo by James Steeves. #mackaylyonssweetapplearchitects #architecture #architecturelovers #modern #photooftheday #novascotia

Mason House - grounded in the material cultural traditions of Nova Scotia, bringing to mind a "ship" that is moored to the land. Photo by James Steeves. #mackaylyonssweetapplearchitects #architecture #architecturelovers #modern #photooftheday #novascotia

Muir/Craig Cottage - a good neighbour. Photo by Will Green. #mackaylyonssweetapplearchitects #architecture #architecturelovers #modern #photooftheday #novascotia

Sliding House sets up a tension between a "plumb" interior and a "crooked exterior." Photo @jamesbrittainphotographs #mackaylyonssweetapplearchitects #architecture #jamesbrittainphotographs #architecturelovers #modern #photooftheday #novascotia

Hill House - as much landscape as building. Photo ©Undine Pröhl. #mackaylyonssweetapplearchitects #architecture #undineprohl #photooftheday #modern #novascotia

Bridge House - a floating lantern of wood made to contrast with, and thus highlight, the undulating natural topography of the glaciated landscape. Photo by Greg Richardson. #mackaylyonssweetapplearchitects #architecture #architecturelovers #modern #photooftheday #novascotia

Cliff House - the ethic of economy. Photo by James Brittain. Part of the Vancouver Art Gallery's current exhibit: Cabin Fever. #mackaylyonssweetapplearchitects #vanartgallery #jamesbrittainphotographs #modern #novascotia #modernarchitecture #cabin #canadianarchitecture #vancouver

The Vancouver Art Gallery’s new exhibit Cabin Fever traces the history of the cabin as both an architectural form and a cultural construct. Cliff House (2010) by MacKay-Lyons Sweetapple Architects - a modest steel framed cabin perched precariously on a bedrock cliff. Photo by Greg Richardson @vanartgallery #architecture #mackaylyonssweetapplearchitects #architecturelovers #modern #novascotia #modernarchitecture #cabin #canadianarchitecture #vancouver

Point House - in Wood Design & Building, Spring/Summer 2018. Photo by Will Green #mackaylyonssweetapplearchitects #architecture #architecturelovers #modern #novascotia #design

Great shot by @jamesbrittainphotographs of Craig Rubadoux at his studio in NS for Economy as Ethic. #repost #architecture #modernarchitecture #design #jamesbrittainphotographs

Congratulations Moosehead Breweries on the opening of the Small Batch Brewery in Saint John, NB. We enjoyed working with you! @moosehead #fccconstruction #mackaylyonssweetapplearchitects #architecture #modern #architecturelovers #saintjohnnewbrunswick #lovesaintjohn

'Small town’s core begins a new chapter' Thank you @lindsayleejones for your feature in @globeandmail about the Truro branch of @colchestereasthantslibrary. See our profile for the article link. #mackaylyonssweetapplearchitects #architecture #modern #architecturelovers #library #novascotia #design #canadianarchitecture #colchestereasthantslibrary

Cliff House - on the cover of the opening night reception invitation to the Cabin Fever exhibit at @vanartgallery. Our friends @coloradobuildingworkshop are also part of the exhibit offering a ‘historical and cultural survey of the cabin in North America - from the settlement of the frontier to contemporary depictions.’ Through September 30, 2018 @scottslawrence @rick_sommerfeld #vancouver #architecture #art #modernarchitecture #novascotia