Phyllis Carlisle Cook


General Information


Occupation: Architect

Birth Country: Canada

Resident City: Toronto

Resident State/Province: Ontario

Resident Country: Canada

Notes: The year that Carlisle graduated, her article on the modern kitchen was published in the Royal Architectural Institute of Canada Journal. In it she stated "In the rush of modern life we tend to be oblivious to our daily surroundings. Let us not forget that beauty is to be found not only in the grand and the expensive, but should be sought in all things in life, even in the humbler ones such as the kitchen."

Sources: Biographical sketch found in the Blanche Lemco van Ginkel Collection in the IAWA.


Specialties


No specialties on record


Jobs


Employer: Eaton's College Street Store

Title: Interior Decorating Department

City: Toronto

State: Ontario

Country: Canada


Collaborators


No collaborators on record


Apprenticeships


No apprenticeships on record


Awards


Name: RAIC Gold Medal

Description: The award was given to Carlisle when she was a fourth year student at the University of Toronto.


Name: Toronto Brick Company, Second Prize

Description: The award was given to Carlisle in her fourth year at the University of Toronto


Name: Architectural Guild Bronze Medal

Description: The award was given to Carlisle in her Fifth year at the University of Toronto


Name: Darling and Pearson Prize

Description: Carlisle was awarded the Prize on her Fifth year at the University of Toronto. She shared the prize with other students.


Exhibitions


No exhibitions on record


Notable Projects


Title: Three Summer cabins on Lake Mississauga

City: Ontario

State: Ontario

Country: Canada

Notes: The project was independent design work completed by Carlisle.


Title: T.G. Fogden Residence

City: Port Credit

State: Ontario

Country: Canada

Notes: The house was an independent design project completed by Carlisle.


Title: Collins Residence

Description: Located on Shepard's Avenue

City: Toronto

State: Ontario

Country: Canada

Notes: The residence was and independent design completed by Carlisle.


Title: Kitchen Designs for Formica trade literature

State: Ontario

Country: Canada

Notes: The project was independent design work completed by Carlisle.


Title: Robb Residence

City: Toronto

State: Ontario

Country: Canada

Notes: The project was an independent design completed by Carlisle.


Title: Toronto Carlisle Residence

Description: sketch plans

City: Toronto

State: Ontario

Country: Canada

Notes: The project was independent design work completed by Carlisle.


Education


Institution: University of Toronto

Department: Architecture

Degree: Bachelor of Architecture

Notes: The year that Carlisle graduated her article about the modern kitchen was published in the December issue of the Royal Architectural Institute of Canada Journal. She stated-"In the rucsh of modern life, we tend to be oblivious to our daily surroundings.


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