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

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We are honoured to receive a #novascotia Lieutenant Governor’s Award for Excellence in Architecture for Point House. Congratulations to all the winners. 📸 by Will Green and Matt MacKay-Lyons . . . . #architecture #award #mackaylyonssweetapplearchitects #nsaa #halifax #shobac #house #design #modernarchitecture @shobacns @mattm_l @halifaxnoise @kriss_comm

Horizon neighborhood, designed by MacKay-Lyons Sweetapple Architects, featured in Architectural Digest: 'Powder Mountain Is the Hottest Design Destination You Probably Haven't Heard Of' See our profile for the article link. @living.powdermountain @summit @archdigest @kriss_comm @dalarchplan #mackaylyonssweetapplearchitects #modern #horizonneighborhood #powdermountain #archdaily #dalarch #summitpowdermountain #architecture #archdigest #livingpowdermountain #modern #utah #skiutah

Powder Mountain: the first steel bridge being craned in at Horizon Neighbourhood. Photos by Paul Bundy @living.powdermountain @kriss_comm @paulbundy #mackaylyonssweetapplearchitects #powdermountain #modern #archdaily #architecture #dalarch #horizonneighborhood

Scrutinizing sheep and captivating cows at Shobac. Photos by our Ghost Interns @benfuglevand and @kelseywot #mackaylyonssweetapplearchitects #novascotia #shobac #marmolradziner #studioearchitects

The Heart of the Inca Empire: Machu Picchu, the Sacred Valley, and Cusco as seen through Brian’s eyes earlier this year. #mackaylyonssweetapplearchitects #machupicchu #peru #architecture #architecturephotography

Prospect dalhousie free lab @mattm_l #dalarch #dalarchitecture #designbuild #architecture

Prospect dalhousie freelab #dalarchitecture #dalarch @mattm_l

Prospect dal freelab @mattm_l #dalarchplan #dalarchitecture

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

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

Beaverbrook Art Gallery received a 2018 Maritime Architectural Design Excellence Award at the President’s Dinner and Awards Gala on Friday June 1st, at the 2018 RAIC/AANB Festival of Architecture in Saint John, NB @beaverbrook_ag @talbotsweetapple @raic_irac @talbotsweetapple @canadianarchitect #archfest2018 #architecture #beaverbrookartgallery #design

Congratulations MLS Architects Partner Talbot Sweetapple, inducted yesterday at the College of Fellows Convocation as 2018 Fellow of the Royal Architectural Institute of Canada in recognition of his outstanding achievement.

Horizon Neighborhood. Construction at 8800 feet above sea level. Photo: @paulbundy @summit @powdermountain @samarthur_hrc @kriss_comm @living.powdermountain #mackaylyonssweetapplearchitects #architecture #architecturelovers #photooftheday #archdaily #utahgram #yesvisitutah #skiutah #modern

Horizon Neighborhood. Southwest openings frame expansive views of the sunset over the mountains. @summit @powdermountain @samarthur_hrc @kriss_comm @living.powdermountain #mackaylyonssweetapplearchitects #architecture #architecturelovers #photooftheday #archdaily #utahgram #yesvisitutah #skiutah #modern

Horizon Neighborhood. Siteplan. @summit @powdermountain @samarthur_hrc @kriss_comm @living.powdermountain #mackaylyonssweetapplearchitects #architecture #architecturelovers #photooftheday #archdaily #utahgram #yesvisitutah #skiutah #modern

Horizon Neighborhood. Cabins are accessed by bridges negotiating the steep slope. @summit @powdermountain @samarthur_hrc @kriss_comm @living.powdermountain #mackaylyonssweetapplearchitects #architecture #architecturelovers #photooftheday #archdaily #utahgram #yesvisitutah #skiutah #modern