Canadian Architect


Edition
April 2015

Down by the Water

Gambier Island House, commenced by McFarlane Green Biggar and completed by successor firm Office of McFarlane Biggar (OMB), is located in Brigade Bay on the remote eastern edge of Gambier Island.

A Slice of History

GH3's Street House builds on Rosedale’s history of showcasing Toronto’s finest residential architecture.

Rural Retreat

Stringent sustainability standards are achieved in House in Four Fields, a 21st century idyll in Quebec's Rouge River Valley.

Editorial: Plots of Gold

Many West Coast Modern homes face fraught times, where their very survival will be on the line.

Towards a Passive Architecture

Residential designers across Canada are stretching to reach the low-energy metrics of the rigorous Passivehaus standard. Now, the standard is also stretching out to reach them.

At Home With Jim Murray

When we purchased 6A Kendal Avenue in Toronto almost four years ago, my husband and I had no idea of its true legacy. Only later did we learn that it had once been home to Canadian Architect founding editor Jim Murray.