Canadian Architect


Toro Canyon House

In this unpublished text from 2011, George Baird reflects on a visit to Barton Myers' iconic California home.

For What it’s Worth

A strategy of charging for initial consultations allows architects to get paid for all of their work—as well as giving clients more confidence in the design process.

More Than Enough

A minimalist house in rural Nova Scotia is maximally generous in its sweeping views, simple comforts, and thoughtful architectural gestures.

Skewing the Square

A luxurious bungalow stems from the initial move of pulling at the corners of a familiar shape.

Design With Type

An emerging firm reveals an innovative take on the Toronto double house with twin duplexes on adjacent Parkdale lots.

Editorial: Synergies for Social Good

Community-building synergies are behind a pair of Thier + Curran's recent projects: a social service oriented development in Hamilton, and another in Richmond Hill.

Book Review: Citizen City

Web Exclusive: Meadowvale Community Centre and Library

Just outside Toronto, the new Meadowvale Community Centre and Library by Perkins+Will rethinks what true accessibility means in 2017.