Canadian Architect


Building contemporary with stone

Total Acoustics™ Ceilings: Buzz Managed

Editorial: Pocket Suites

Developed by Cohlmeyer Architecture as alternatives to rooming houses, Pocket Suites include eight autonomous units, each with separate entrances.

Float: Up to the Bedrock

A house in a surreal Maritime landscape negotiates between its massive, stony surroundings and the versatility of light-frame vernacular building techniques.

MODERNest Houses 1-4: Feathered Nests

A boutique architect-developer has carved out a niche in building design-led, modern-styled homes on irregularly shaped Toronto infill sites.

The Cohousing Option

A little-known housing typology fosters village-like communities, with cooperative facilities for preparing meals, sharing tools and hosting social events.