Awards / Publication / Exhibitions


  1. 2022 Atlantic Architectural Design Excellence Award of Merit: Our Lady of the Snows Church
  2. 2022 Atlantic Provinces Association of Landscape Architects Award of Excellence: First Light Residential School Survivors Memorial Garden in collaboration with Mills & Wright Landscape Architecture, Inuit Elders and Residential School Survivors
  3. 2022 City of St. John’s Applause Awards-Heritage Award: Walsh’s Square
  4. 2020 Lieutenant Govenor’s Award of Excellence in Architecture: Our Lady of the Snows Church
  5. 2020 Lieutenant Govenor’s Award of Merit in Architecture: St. Thomas Community Centre
  6. 2019 Atlantic Woodworks! Award: St. Thomas Community Centre
  7. 2016 Atlantic Woodworks! Award: Cobb’s Pond Park Rotary Building
  8. 2016 Pearl Award for Excellence in Urban Design: Tucker Acura


Publications / Exhibitions

The “Wild” East: Chris Woodford Establishes Booming Practice in his Home Province
The Martime Edit, December 2020

Halfway Hill House by Woodford Sheppard Architecture*
Nuvo Magazine, October 2020

IDES Vancouver, Canadian by Nature Exhibition, 2018*
Project Featured by WSA:
Our Lady of the Snows Church, Sheshatshiu Labrador

Adapting Heritage Conference, 2017*
Digitally fabricated sculptural installation

Here’s a Look at Some of Our Favourite Practices From Each Province and Territory*
Archinect, June 2017

Canadian Wood Council, 2016*
Celebrating Excellence in Wood Architecture
Wood Design Awards Book – Cobb’s Pond
Rotary Park Building

20+ Change Exhibition, Next Generation*
Twenty + Change presents the next generation of emerging practices who are pushing boundaries – be it to engage the public realm in meaningful ways, posit new models for collective living and urban infill, advance the role of sustainability and vernacular craft, or explore opportunities for speculative and self-initiated commission
2 Projects Featured by WSA:
1. Our Lady of the Snows Church, Sheshatshiu Labrador
2. Salvation Army Citadel, Triton

* Written about Woodford Sheppard Architecture
Celebrating Excellence in Wood Architecture, 2019/2020*
Canadian Wood Council Wood Design Awards Book
Featured Project: St. Thomas Community Centre

A Faith Observed: Our Lady of the Snows, Sheshatshiu, Labrador*
Canadian Architect, June 2020

Design Across Scales for Rural Newfoundland: Sustaining Rural Communities through Design Innovation
Exhibition, Memorial University – Signal Hill Campus
Symposium & Panel Discussion, October 1, 2019

Sixty7 Architecture Road, “Leveraging a Tidal Change”*
Online article

Canada 150:  30 Architecture Firms Breaking New Ground*
Azure Magazine, June 30 2017 (online)

Home and Cabin Magazine, Spring 2016*
Feature on Eastport Residence

Who Will Build Canada’s Future?*
Globe and Mail, December 2015

Building On the Rock*
Canadian Architect, March 2015