Canadian Architect


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Construction + Materials


Ordering Chaos

The Laborious Process of Steel Construction Employed in the Royal Ontario Museum's Crystalline Addition Relies Heavily on 3d Computer Modelling, Careful Staging on the Site and the Expertise of Steel Fabricators.

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Crosstown Examined

An Ambitious but Necessary Mixed-Use Development Proposal for the Old Woodward's Department Store Site Is Poised to Stitch Together the Loose Fabric of Vancouver's Downtown Eastside.

Genetic Complement

A Synergistic Joint Venture Between a German and Canadian Firm Results in a Stunning New Facility Dedicated to Genomic Research at the University of Toronto.

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Curtain Call for Curtain Wall

The relative merits of stick systems and unitized systems of curtain wall construction are debated.