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Geoffrey Lilge’s Div.12 is Capturing a High Point in Canadian Design

Geoffrey Lilge’s Div.12 is Capturing a High Point in Canadian Design

Within an industrial park in northwestern Edmonton, a weathered-steel warehouse has become the headquarters for Div.12, owned and operated by Geoffrey Lilge.

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May 15, 2018

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Ghosts of Monsters Challenges Us to Rethink the McMansion

Ghosts of Monsters Challenges Us to Rethink the McMansion

Ghosts of Monsters, a photography exhibit by Paola Poletto, reconsiders how “monster” homes have transformed the Toronto neighbourhood of Willowdale.

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May 15, 2018

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The Surprising, Sustainable and Profound Public Art of Toronto’s Polymétis

The Surprising, Sustainable and Profound Public Art of Toronto’s Polymétis

Toronto firm Polymétis found its niche by exploring the surprising potential of winter landscapes. Against the dreary landscape of Toronto in February, and even the shimmering backdrop of Lake Ontario,…

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May 14, 2018

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Diamond Schmitt’s Transformation of an Ottawa Brutalist Icon

Diamond Schmitt’s Transformation of an Ottawa Brutalist Icon

For Diamond Schmitt Architects’ National Arts Centre renewal, upgraded acoustics enhance performance and public space alike in an Ottawa brutalist landmark.

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May 9, 2018

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Get to Know Lee Broom at Lightform

Get to Know Lee Broom at Lightform

Once named Britain’s Best Designer of the Year, Lee Broom will be in Toronto on May 24 to talk about his latest lighting, which debuted in Milan, and will travel to NYCXDesign later this month. Here’s what you should know about the man behind the global brand.

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May 8, 2018

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Explore These Open Studios at Vancouver Design Week 2018

Explore These Open Studios at Vancouver Design Week 2018

For Vancouver Design Week 2018 a number of designers, architects and urban planners are opening their doors to the public. Here is a small sampling of the  studios visitors can explore.

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May 7, 2018

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Celebrating the Life of Pierre D’Anjou

Celebrating the Life of Pierre D’Anjou

A pillar of the Montreal design community, a lover of Italian design and a great friend of many, including Karno.in.ua, the late Pierre D’Anjou will be sorely missed.

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May 4, 2018

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Inside Perkins+Will’s Bank of Canada Renewal in Ottawa

Inside Perkins+Will’s Bank of Canada Renewal in Ottawa

Perkins+Will has completed a renewal of the Bank of Canada that respects Arthur Erickson’s original vision while modernizing its plaza, atrium and workspaces.

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May 2, 2018

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Unceded is Canada’s Exploration of Indigenous Architecture

Unceded is Canada’s Exploration of Indigenous Architecture

Canada’s representation at the Venice Architecture Biennale will bring powerful Indigenous voices to the Arsenale. Unceded gathers 17 firms and examines what constitutes Indigenous architecture.

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April 30, 2018

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Meet the Geo Series, Shayne Fox Hardware’s Bespoke Brass Knobs

Meet the Geo Series, Shayne Fox Hardware’s Bespoke Brass Knobs

Toronto’s Shayne Fox Hardware has launched the Geo Series, a set of individually crafted bronze knobs inspired by crystals. 

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April 23, 2018

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