Canadian Architect


Category
Heritage + Adaptive Reuse

Learning from the Distillery District

Toronto's Distillery District is a successful marriage of new contemporary design and existing heritage structures.

Creative Establishment

The transformation of an old lunatic asylum re-uses and consolidates heritage elements into a contemporary campus.

Guidelines for the Conservation of Historic Places in Canada

A new initiative provides a useful document for design professionals working on heritage conservation projects.




Award of Excellence: Unity 2

A condominium project remains sensitive to the scale and detailing of a historically significant sister building in Montreal's Paper Hill district.

Siren Call

A dynamic community theatre is crafted from the remnants of an old fire hall.


Industrial Design

A gallery housed in a former barrel cooperage juxtaposes contemporary lighting with industrial remnants.