State of the Schools

University of British Columbia School of Architecture and Landscape Architecture Leslie Van Duzer, Director The University of British Columbia School of…

Bright Futures

Canada’s architecture schools—including in Toronto, Sudbury, Waterloo, Vancouver, and Saskatoon—are in an unprecedented phase of growth and change.

Wired Education

Canada’s schools of architecture continue to take on the challenges posed by new design and fabrication technologies.

Gambia Gambit

Text Grant Wanzel Many Canadian architecture schools offer students the opportunity to study overseas—but Dalhousie University is unique in having helped…

In Memoriam: Sue Williamson

I am deeply saddened to mark the loss of colleague Sue Williamson. Sue had been the graphic designer for Canadian Architect for over 20 years. She passed away…

Editorial: Designing for Health

Health-care spending consumes over 10% of Canada’s GDP. In 20 years, one in four Canadians will be over the age of 65—more than the current population of…

Book Reviews: September 2014

Cornelia Hahn Oberlander: Making the Modern Landscape By Susan Herrington. Charlottesville: University of Virginia Press, 2013. Few can argue against the…

Graphic Content

TEXT Leslie JenArchitects have become increasingly aware of the critical role that environmental graphic designers play in realizing some of the finer details…

Revisiting Mackintosh

Text Brian Carter Photos Iwan Baan The Glasgow School of Art, designed by Charles Rennie Mackintosh in 1896 when he was 28 years old, referenced traditional…



20jun(jun 20)1:00 am29sep(sep 29)1:00 amTaillibert: Volumes et lumière

21aug6:30 pm7:30 pmFree Sargent Avenue East Historic Walking tour