Canadian Architect


Defining Function

Students from eight schools of architecture took part in a design charrette alongside a Chicago exhibition on the work of Douglas Cardinal.

Preceding Traces

An exhibition in Calgary showcases emerging talents in Canadian architecture and their commitment to the city.

Products & Services (November 01, 2001)

Building on Masonry

The ancient method of masonry construction is constantly being updated to meet new building standards.

Learning Experience

A new student residence at the University of Toronto has focused the community's attention on contemporary architecture.

After the Fall

In the wake of the September 11 terrorist attacks, the AEC industry is considering the implications of the Twin Towers' collapse for the future of skyscraper design.

Green Roofing: A Bird’s Eye View

Roofing manufacturers offer a panoramic range of environmentally-sound products for residential application.

Prairie Villa

A house in Calgary captures the magic of sharp prairie light on a sloping site

Sitting Pretty

While few achieve the iconic status of Mies' Barcelona chair or Frank Gehry's Crosscheck series, chairs continue to provide an important design sideline for architects.

News (October 01, 2001)