Finalist Award Bloom Boutique Hotel

EIFS Council of Canada Architectural Design Awards Program 2023


The Bloom Boutique Hotel utilizes a prefabricated exterior and insulation system, split-face stone cladding and Aluminum Cladding to provide a cohesive and visually appealing building.


The design provides reveals and elevated areas of EIFS to highlight features of the elevation, as well as using various sizes of reveals to add areas of interest. The east and west elevations utilize thick, colour defined reveals along with a three tier EIFS feature soffit to create visual interest on an otherwise vacant wall...

EIFS Council of Canada Architectural Design Awards Program 2023

EIFS Council of Canada


The EIFS Council of Canada (ECC) proudly announces the 2023 EIFS Council of Canada Architectural Design Awards Program finalists. The projects chosen for the Finalist Awards exhibited excellence in the areas of design, contribution to community, sustainability, technical excellence, and the innovative use of EIFS.  


The Awards Finalist, Winner in Hospitality:


Bloom Boutique Hotel

Location: Mississauga, ON

Category: Hospitality

Architect: ACI Wright Architects Inc.
EIFS Manufacturer: Durabond Products Ltd.
EIFS Contractor: Durabond Building Systems Ltd ...

The Shape Of Paradise

BUILD Magazine


ACI Wright Architects strives to service its clients with a sense of design flair, delivered through sound management and accounting practices and employing the latest in technology and people skills. We speak to Founder, Paul Wright, about how Covid has affected the industry and how the firm adapted to stay ahead. Here we take a closer look as it wins Most Outstanding Architecture Practise Specialising in Diverse Projects 2022 – Ontario...

The Wright Stuff

BUILD Magazine


The ability to manage a range of project types is becoming increasingly important as the world becomes more and more globalized. Demonstrating this international approach to architecture, Paul Wright of ACI Wright Architecture has seen his work all over the world. In the light of great critical and commercial success, we take a closer look at his company and how he and his team did it.


Established in 1992, this Toronto-based design firm has grown exponentially since its humble beginnings. Founded by principal Paul Wright after several years of experience at various other organizations throughout his life, he led the company in a direction of diverse, but handson architecture able to handle any number of projects ...

Masters Of Design From Canada To The Caribbean

Business Elite Canada

   01.05.2016        Rajitha Sivakumaran

Guessing the one commonality between a Globe & Mail Home of the Week and a 200-year-old Caribbean villa is no easy task. The connection is the architect Paul Wright. Educated in the UK, Wright entered the field in the 1980s and now serves as the principal at ACI Wright Architects, a full-service architectural company that specializes in a number of different industries from commercial and industrial to hospitality and residential. The architects at ACI follow a project from start to finish—a process that can include finding a site, purchasing a site, initial design, obtaining building permits and construction administration—through to occupancy ...

New Hampton Inn Opens Near Winnipeg’s Airport

Chris D Winnipeg News


Developers officially opened the new Hampton Inn by Hilton Winnipeg Airport on Monday.


Mere minutes away from the James Richardson International Airport, the six-storey, 135-room hotel is located at 730 Berry Street south of Wellington Avenue ...

Modern Georgian On The Edge of A Ravine

The Globe And Mail

   17.02.2006        Carolyn Leitch

The owners worked with architect Paul Wright of ACI Architectural Consultants Inc. to build a house that adheres as closely as possible to traditional Georgian style while still providing a comfortable and modern family living space.


The owners paid a lot of attention to details; carpenters worked for one year on the millwork alone. Jacobean twist railings, for example, are custom-made.


The library features a circular wrought-iron staircase to a second-floor music room with a promenade overlooking the space below. American cherry cabinets line the walls in the library.


Throughout the home, various nooks and crannies and built-in window seats add coziness ...