Canadian Architect


Sector
Community + Recreation

Jump Start

A Montreal firm reinvents Mies van der Rohe's long-neglected gas station as a community centre.


Soweto Striker

Extending the legacy of the 2010 FIFA World Cup, a contemporary soccer training centre acts as a catalyst for urban revitalization.

Avenue Action

Mirrored balconies and tapering glass walls contribute to a playful, engaging revitalization of a historic building in downtown Winnipeg.

RAIC Awards–Green Building

The Atrium

Editorial: Return to the Rustic

Rustic forms are increasingly appearing in North American architecture, and rural nostalgia is arguably at play.

Raising the Roof

Employing a vernacular aesthetic, a handsome community centre brings together residents at the threshold of a Golden Horseshoe town.

Big D Design in The Big E

A bold series of architectural and urban planning initiatives are transforming Edmonton's downtown core and suburbs.

Centre Culturel de Notre-Dame-de-Grce