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RAIC Journal: The Ewa Bieniecka File

"Architects have to lobby for change in design procurement and make the business case for the social and cultural value of excellent design."

RAIC releases new Document Six

Document Six replaces the 2006 edition and will be available in both official languages early in 2017, together with a new Guide to Document Six.

RAIC Journal: Designation Decision

After much deliberation, the RAIC Board of Directors has decided to not proceed with a proposed change to the MRAIC membership designation.

No hands Presents: PARTISANS Factory

Sitting down with PARTISANS co-founder Alex Josephson, no hands discussed the importance of design in public and its impact on how people view and use objects in our digital age.

Web Exclusive: YYC’s International Terminal

At nearly two million square feet, the $2-billion project has doubled the existing space at the airport while reducing its footprint through an efficient and innovative design.

Getting a Grip

Canadian architects are finding innovative applications for a mechanical adhesion technology originally developed for car brake pads.

From Wood to Wallpaper: Tile Trends at Cersaie

From ceramic tiles to kitchen and bathroom furnishings, the annual trade show was ripe with inspiration for the architecture and interior design industries.

Reaching New Heights

The world's tallest contemporary mass timber building is nearing completion in Vancouver, presenting a pragmatic argument for how mass wood can be used for all types of buildings, from the audacious to the everyday.

Winnipeg Prefab

In low budget, high innovation Winnipeg, premanufactured building panels are finding new aesthetic expression on the skin of recent downtown structures.

Editorial: Manufactured Assemblies

More efficient construction methods are a no-brainer, but the industry is notoriously slow to change.