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Living Large in Small Spaces

The conversion of a speculative one-bedroom unit forms the basis for an illuminating case study on the possibilities of apartment design.

Light, Air and View

Ongoing experimentation in plan and section distinguish a series of Modern housing projects from the norm.

Out with the Mould

Mould in buildings can cause health problems, but can be easily controlled by avoiding the build-up of moisture.

Modern Living

Housing for veterans in Montreal continues the Modernist ideal of rationally planned, airy, brightly-lit housing.

Digital Disappointments

An assessment of electronic resources for architects sends our reviewer running back to Banister Fletcher's printed pages.

Rocket Architecture

Form follows rocket science at the 1957 Fort Churchill Rocket Range in northern Manitoba.

Friendly Giant

A telecommunications giant creates an innovative workplace rich in amenities and opportunities for spontaneous interaction.

Collegial Think Tank

The new Canadian headquarters of an international consulting company combine collegial workspaces and refined public areas in a dignified campus setting.

Enlightened Government

New federal government offices use innovative design to challenge hierarchical organizational structures.

Present-Tense Presentations

A new generation of audio-visual presentation technologies take advantage of computerization to deliver a sophisticated information package.
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