Canadian Architect


Features


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.

Products & Services (May 01, 2001)


Modern Villa

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

Landscape Architecture

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

Wrapping it Up

A variety of options for sheathing membranes offer a line of resistance to liquid water penetration in residential construction.

No Small Feat

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

News (May 01, 2001)


Structural Collaborations

Structural engineers Morden Yolles of Toronto and C.Y. Loh of Vancouver have directly participated in the design of important Canadian architecture.

Specifying EIFS

Properly specified and detailed, EIFS can provide a lightweight and versatile cladding system for many applications.

Taking in the View

Two recreational centres in B.C.'s Lower Mainland find new ways to build on the local tradition of privileging view.