Niall Savage

Associate Professor

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Email: niall.savage@dal.ca
Phone: 902-449-9492
Fax: 902-423-6672
Mailing Address: 
5410 Spring Garden Road
PO Box 15000
Halifax, NS, Canada B3H 4R2

(On leave January–December 2018)
 
Research Topics:
  • housing
  • design methodology

Education

  • BA, University of Alberta
  • BEDS, Technical University of Nova Scotia
  • MArch (FP), Technical University of Nova Scotia

Current Teaching

Research/Practice Interests

Niall Savage is presently developing a research practice that focuses on two longstanding interests: affordable housing and the practice and theory of the architectural case study.

Selected Publications

  • Galvin, Terrance. "Eastern Promises." Canadian Architect 54, no. 7 (2009): 18-23. [on housing projects for Creighton Gerrish Development Association]
  • Mannell, Steven. "Music Box." Canadian Architect 49, no. 9 (2004): 46-50. [on The Music Room]
  • Flinn, Sean. "Objects of Scorn to Objects of Art." Arts Atlantic 78 (2004): 15-21. [on The Music Room]
  • King, Andrew, Jocelyne Belisle, and Lawrence Eisler, ed. Building/Art, 132-5, 148-52. Calgary: University of Calgary Press, 2004. [on Metro Non-Profit Housing and The Music Room]

Selected Honours and Awards

  • The Lieutenant Governor’s Medal of Excellence, 2003
    [for The Music Room, Halifax]
  • The Lieutenant Governor’s Medal of Excellence, 2002
    [for Metro Non-Profit Housing Building, Halifax]
  • The Lieutenant Governor’s Award for Architecture, Citation, 2009 [for Harbour City Housing, Halifax]
  • Halifax Regional Municipality Urban Design Awards, 2005
    [for The Creightons, Halifax]
  • Halifax Regional Municipality Urban Design Awards, 2005
    [for The Music Room, Halifax]

Scholarly or Professional Memberships

  • Member, Nova Scotia Association of Architects

Current Service Activities

  • Board member, Alcare Place