In a sense, all of his hundreds of public commissions are awards, the result of national and international competitions. He has executed more public commissions than any other Canadian artist in history.
A few of his many awards:
- Royal Architectural Society of Canada Allied Arts Award
- The Ontario of Architects Allied Arts Award – twice.
- Royal Canadian Academy of the Arts Medal
- Royal Canadian Academy Purchase Award
- Robert McLaughlin Gallery Juried Exhibition Winner
- Several ‘Best of Show’ prizes for his prints and sculptures.
- Massey Medal for Architecture – Oakville Public Library & Art Gallery
- Mount Pleasant Village Park, Brampton, – Urban Design Award
- 2013 International Making Cities Livable Award
- Canada 150 Outstanding Citizen Award (Federal Govt.) 2017