2013 Canadian Architect Awards of Excellence winners announced
Canadian Architect is proud to announce a total of 11 awards in its annual Awards of Excellence program. Architectural firms and students from across Canada received top honours for design proposals that embody qualities of innovation and...
Dec 11, 2013 12:00PM
Bruce Kuwabara named CCA Chair of the Board of Trustees
On the eve of its 25th anniversary, the Canadian Centre for Architecture (CCA) is pleased to announce the appointment of Bruce Kuwabara as the new Chair of the Board of Trustees. Bruce Kuwabara has been an active member of the CCA Board since...
Dec 10, 2013 7:00PM
Thier + Curran Architects transform Hamilton strip club to housing and cultural space
Hamilton-based Thier + Curran Architects has recently unveiled the 95 King Street East Arts Centre and Lofts in downtown Hamilton, a handsome new addition that emerged from the shell of a former strip club.
Dec 10, 2013 5:47PM
This Is Not A Toy Kickstarter campaign in support of the Design Exchange
This Is Not A Toy, presented by the Design Exchange and guest curator/music icon Pharrell Williams, celebrates urban vinyl as design and art form. World-renowned international works, from the likes of KAWS and Takashi Murakami,...
Dec 10, 2013 8:00AM
The Buildings Show: IIDEX Canada to co-locate with Construct Canada in 2014
In 2014, IIDEX Canada and Construct Canada will co-locate to create North America’s largest annual exposition and conference focusing on the design, construction and management of real estate. Held from December 3-5, 2014, the combined...
Dec 9, 2013 8:00PM
Toronto Design Offsite Festival: so much on offer next month
Taking place from January 20-26, 2014, the fourth annual Toronto Design Offsite Festival will showcase the best in Canadian design at events and exhibitions across the city, from unexpected prototypes to immersive installations.
Dec 9, 2013 6:17PM