Canadian Architect


Sector
Residential


In-between Worlds

An artist uncovers new perceptions of residential neighbourhoods in four Canadian cities.

Green Lantern

Industrial history is preserved in a highly energy-efficient campus re-design for Winnipeg's Exchange District.

Awards of Excellence: The French Selection

Impressive for their innovation and imaginative responses, the majority of the winning projects this year were from Montreal and Quebec.

Award of Excellence: Unity 2

A condominium project remains sensitive to the scale and detailing of a historically significant sister building in Montreal's Paper Hill district.

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.

Strategic Urbanism

A survey of techniques and strategies to redevelop a former industrial sector adjacent to Old Montreal.

Books (September 01, 2003)


Screening Modernism

The seismic restructuring and curtain wall renewal of a little-known Modernist building.

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).