25th anniversary of Philippe Starck and Duravit collaboration
2014 marks the 25th year of Duravit’s elite partnership with “starchitect” Philippe Starck. What began as idea development in autumn of 1989 with an up-and-coming designer and architect has since grown into a multitude of...
Oct 25, 2014 2:20PM
Mountain Equipment Co-op head office moves to a new next-generation green building in East Vancouver
Employees of Mountain Equipment Co-op (MEC) have moved into a stunning new workplace at 1077 Great Northern Way, as the iconic Canadian outdoor retailer relocates its headquarters to False Creek Flats of East Vancouver. MEC’s people will...
Oct 25, 2014 2:15AM
ROMbus: Hamilton - Industry, Architecture & Art - Part 1
Hamilton is called “Steel Town” but it is so much more. On Wednesday, November 5, 2014, discover Hamilton from its early roots through industry, architecture and art. The Royal Ontario Museum’s ROMbus program will take...
Oct 24, 2014 10:35PM
RAIC and Quebec-based Kollectif join forces
The Royal Architectural Institute of Canada (RAIC) has announced a new partnership with Kollectif, Quebec’s leading architecture-based website.
Oct 24, 2014 6:05PM
RAIC poll reveals municipal candidates' views on architecture and urban design
Candidates in Ottawa’s urban wards are far more likely to indicate support for policies aimed at improving the city’s architecture and urban design than candidates in suburban and rural wards, a poll suggests.
Oct 24, 2014 2:30PM
Strategies Across Scale: architect Peter Rose lectures at the Daniels Faculty of Architecture, Landscape and Design
Via a series of projects ranging in scale from the shed to the master plan, Peter Rose’s lecture entitled “Strategies Across Scale" will address issues relating to a design process that is research-based, highly site-specific, and...
Oct 24, 2014 2:00PM