Canadian Architect

Community + Recreation

Cultural Ambassador

Craft traditions and contemporary design meet at a new Moroccan cultural centre in downtown Montreal.

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.