Canadian Architect


Category
Construction + Materials

Remedial Economics

The former B.C. government's school building policy illustrates the pitfalls of short-term expediency and overly regulated design.

Regarding Mies

Two major exhibitions on Mies van der Rohe reveal some new interpretations of his enigmatic work.

News (July 01, 2001)


Extra Special

A Vancouver designer resurrects and beautifies a maligned regional house type.

Embodied Minds

A major exhibition at the CCA emphasizes John Soane's pivotal role in the transition from neo-classicism to modernism.

Suspended Animation

Ornament and infrastructure meet in an enigmatic architectural screen.

Structural Collaborations

Structural engineers Morden Yolles of Toronto and C.Y. Loh of Vancouver have directly participated in the design of important Canadian architecture.

Sustained Discussion

The first follow-up conference to Vancouver's GBC '98 reveals that Canadian architects are beginning to make important contributions to sustainable design.