Captivated by the idea of reimagining derelict residual public spaces between structures, the selection committee of the Michael Evamy Scholarship recently awarded Yves Poitras from the University of Calgary with the $5,000 prize for 2014.
Apr 23, 2014 12:00PM
Cities across Canada are seeing “renewed creativity and sensitive attention being paid to the public realm,” said the jury of the 2014 National Urban Design Awards. The winning projects, which range from renewed brownfield sites to...
Apr 22, 2014 10:00PM
The School of Architecture and Landscape Architecture (SALA) at UBC is partnering with the City of Surrey to investigate innovative responses to urban design challenges facing the growing cities of the 21st century – issues such as...
Apr 22, 2014 9:52PM
The leading edge of digital innovation and design is coming to Toronto for Digifest from May 8 to 10, 2014 at Corus Entertainment the city’s waterfront. Presented by George Brown College, Digifest is Canada’s premier international...
Apr 22, 2014 9:30PM
The Canadian Centre for Architecture (CCA) launches its Curatorial Opportunities beginning in Fall 2014. The Opportunities include a Curatorial Internship Program and the Emerging Curator Program.
Apr 22, 2014 9:16PM
This year, the Royal Ontario Museum offers 38 free walks of 10 neighbourhoods from May through October 2014.
Apr 21, 2014 5:00PM
To commemorate Earth Day, students and faculty from George Brown College’s Institute without Boundaries (IwB) recently revealed the results of an interdisciplinary consultation process focused on revitalizing three derelict and...
Apr 20, 2014 9:45PM
The 2014 World Conference on Timber Engineering (WCTE 2014) to be held August 10-14, 2014 in Quebec City, the birthplace of Canada’s wood industry.
Apr 19, 2014 7:00PM
A Canadian invention that improves indoor air quality and reduces a building’s energy costs turns 10 years old this spring. The living wall biofilter – an installation of tropical plants adorning office, academic, commercial and...
Apr 18, 2014 3:00PM
Industry professionals from some of Toronto’s most prominent architectural firms hit the stage at the Mod Club in Toronto on April 16, 2014 to celebrate Earth Week and raise funds for Trees Ontario. This is the second year for the event,...
Apr 17, 2014 8:00PM