Newtown Renewal

A celebrity-owned restaurant's controversial name belies its considerable virtues as an accomplished piece of design.

Article (September 01, 2001)

Perhaps more than any other building types the retail shop and the restaurant are the most susceptible to changing fashion. Not only do stores and night spots…

The Phantom of the Opera

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

Article (August 01, 2001)

In this issue, we examine government policy related to the design of public schools in British Columbia and the determination of a client in Toronto's North…

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.