Talbot Sweetapple

Associate Professor

Email: talbot.sweetapple@dal.ca
Phone: 902-429-1867
Fax: 902-429-6726
Mailing Address: 
5410 Spring Garden Road
Halifax, NS, Canada B3H 4R2
Research Topics:
  • public architecture
  • design-build


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

Current Teaching (2023–24)

  • ARCH 4005: Design
  • ARCH 5007: Landscape Studio
  • ARCH 5311: Professional Practice
  • ARCH 9015: MArch Thesis 2

Research / Practice Interests

In practice, Talbot works locally and internationally, designing cultural, academic, and residential projects. Innovative learning environments, material culture, and comprehensive design are at the forefront of his academic research.

Selected Publications

Selected Built Works

  • School of Business, University of Prince Edward Island, Charlottetown
  • Beaverbrook Art Gallery, Fredericton
  • Canadian Chancery and Official Residence, Dhaka, Bangladesh
  • NSCAD University Port Campus, Halifax
  • Academic Resource Centre, University of Toronto

Selected Honours and Awards

Scholarly or Professional Memberships

Current Service Activities

  • Public lectures
  • Guest critic
  • Exhibitions
  • Jury member
  • Visiting professorships and endowed chairs