Canadian Architect


Keyword
Industrial Architecture



Granville Island

It is surprising to reflect on how challenging it was to convince authorities—and Vancouver at large—to preserve Granville Island’s industrial past in the 1970s.




Founded on Factories

A set of summer exhibitions highlights Waterloo Region's architectural innovation, dating back to the 19th century.

Industrial Revolution

Exciting new spaces for two established galleries are the latest additions to an emerging cultural precinct in a gritty East Vancouver industrial district.

Down by the Water

A meandering walkway by Quebec-bred artist George Trakas dares us to dip our toes into New York City's polluted Newtown Creek.

Winter Wonderland

Montreal's fourth annual Luminothrapie festival animates the downtown Quartier des Spectacles with site-specific installations and video art.