UPDATE: The submission deadline has been extended to November 30!

The 2020 Architectural Photography Competition is now open!  The Northwest Territories Association of Architects invites all professional and amateur photographers to submit photos of Northern-based architecture and landscape design. The photo subjects can include buildings, interior spaces or outdoor spaces. Help capture and communicate the beauty and excellence of architecture in Canada’s three territories, gain exposure for your work and win cash prizes!

Entries must be received by November 30.  Winners will be announced in December 2020.


2015 Photography Competition

NWTAA sincerely thanks and congratulates all entrants to the inaugural Architectural Photography Competition.  A total of 27 entries were received, and the recipients were announced at an Awards Gala in Yellowknife in January 2016.  They are as follows:

  • 1st Place - "Ripple" (Iqaluit, NU) submitted by Sofia Dobrev
  • 2nd Place - Western Arctic Research Centre (Inuvik, NT) submitted by Taylor Architecture Group
  • 3rd Place - McDonald Drive Condominiums (Yellowknife, NT) submitted by Taylor Architecture Group
  • Honourable Mentions -
    • Inuvik Igloo Church – Interior (Inuvik, NT) submitted by James MacKenzie
    • East Three School (Inuvik, NT) submitted by Taylor Architecture Group
    • "Shed Display" (Yellowknife, NT) submitted by Bronwyn Rorke

Congratulations to all recipients!

This page will be updated with more information about the awards and recipients.  As well, NWTAA anticipates a full-colour coffee table publication that will include all entries from this competition and from the Architectural Awards.