Canadian Architect


Features


The Phantom of the Opera

The pioneering MiniCAD software has evolved into VectorWorks, a powerful but demanding architectural drawing package.

Article (August 01, 2001)


Products & Services (August 01, 2001)


Northern Light (August 01, 2001)

A school for Yellowknife's francophone community incorporates a library and meeting facilities in a colourful and animated building.

The Tower at 25

Toronto's CN Tower celebrates 25 years as the world's tallest free-standing structure.

Curtain Wall Fundamentals

Properly detailed and specified, curtain walls can provide durable, energy efficient enclosures and a wide range of aesthetic choices.

Regarding Mies

Two major exhibitions on Mies van der Rohe reveal some new interpretations of his enigmatic work.

News (August 01, 2001)


Schools of Thought

A municipal school board pursues durability and user satisfaction by embracing architectural quality as a cornerstone of its building program.

Remedial Economics

The former B.C. government's school building policy illustrates the pitfalls of short-term expediency and overly regulated design.