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Article (June 01, 2001)

Earlier this spring I was invited to moderate a panel discussion at this year's instalment of the biannual Banff Session. The topic was Branding, which, as the…

Reality Check

Submissions to this year's Art of CAD competition suggest that computer rendering has become increasingly mainstream at the expense of experimentation.

News (June 01, 2001)

AWARDSAIBC 2001 Architectural Awards.The Architectural Institute of British Columbia presented its awards for 2001 in Vancouver in April. This year's Lieutenant…

Wall of Shame

Security measures for the recent Summit of the Americas transformed Quebec City's historic public spaces into armed camps.

Simple Blessings

Two new churches near Toronto put a modern spin on a long-standing tradition of ecclesiastical architecture.

Landscape Architecture

A weekend retreat north of Toronto extends the long Canadian tradition of landscape-inspired architecture.

Modern Villa

A house balances the universal abstract vocabulary of Modernism with site- and client-specific design strategies.

Products & Services (May 01, 2001)

PRODUCTS AND SERVICESHardwood specifying CD-ROM. The Hardwood Council has developed a new CD-ROM specifying tool for architects and designers called The…

News (May 01, 2001)

AWARDSPritzker Prize 2001.Swiss architects Jacques Herzog and Pierre de Meuron have been chosen to share this year's Pritzker Architecture Prize. Both born in…

Ten Years Old and Growing

What started out a decade ago as a demonstration project on the McGill campus has resulted in 10,000 units of affordable housing in the Montreal area.

Article (May 01, 2001)

Speaking at last year's National Practice Program Forum at the RAIC Festival of Architecture in Ottawa, David Dunn, Director of Global Planning and Design for…

No Small Feat

A compact house exemplifies how economy of means can result in a highly liveable environment.
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