Canadian Architect


Sector
Community + Recreation


Beyond Big Box: Mill Woods Branch Library, Seniors’ Centre and Multicultural Facility

Dynamic sections join two programs in this unexpected jewel in suburban Edmonton by HCMA Architecture + Design and Dub Architects in joint venture.

Open Stage on the St. Lawrence: Amphithéâtre Trois-Rivières

A riverside theatre by Paul Laurendeau Architect in joint venture with Beauchesne Architecture Design demonstrates the stunning achievements possible through open design competitions.

Book Review: Community Housing in Canada

Jeffrey Thorsteinson applauds a set of case studies by Montreal firm l'OEUF.

Looking Back: Silton Chapel

Clifford Wiens’ rural Silton Chapel is suffering from worrisome deterioration, a plight that Bernard Flaman says it shares with many of Canada’s Modernist landmarks.



Looking Back: Metropolitan Central YMCA

Larry Wayne Richards revisits Diamond Schmitt Architects’ Metropolitan Central YMCA in downtown Toronto.

A Well-Rounded Education: Branksome Hall Athletics & Wellness Centre

A new addition to a private girls’ school in Toronto by MacLennan Jaunkalns Miller Architects successfully knits together disparate components of the campus while achieving an extraordinary quality of lightness.