Canadian Architect


Sector
Infrastructure

Award of Merit: Banser Residence and Family Retreat

On Vancouver Island, a family retreat takes ecologically-responsible design approaches as seriously as the need for private and shared spaces.

Viewpoint (November 01, 2003)


Designer Meal

Design issues and market forces are explored together in new works by the Release1 Canadian/American design collective.

What’s Up, Downsview?

A look at the meaning of landscape urbanism in the context of Downsview Park.

Building Capacity

A consultant trained as an architect leads a project in international development.


Star Power

An overview of international and Canadian efforts to use photovoltaic solar energy, derived from UBC's recent workshop on Building Integrated Photovoltaics (BIPV).

Viewpoint (August 01, 2003)


Profit from Positioning

The second of two articles focuses on how positioning your practice can lead to improved profitability.

Veiled Treat

In Rome, the ubiquity of construction veils imparts an alternative historical significance to the city's architectural fabric.