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13 May 2020
Axis Condos, 411 Church Street, Downtown Toronto
Architect: IBI Group Inc.
Axis Condos Downtown Toronto, 411 Church Street
photo courtesy of architects

Axis Condos
A mixed use condominium project designed under the leadership of Mansoor Kazerouni, the Global Director of Buildings at IBI Group Inc., is a striking addition to the downtown Toronto skyline.

17 Mar 2020
Rosedale House

13 Mar 2020
Hibou House

11 Mar 2020
Valley Edge House

24 Jan 2020
York University Student Centre
Architects: CannonDesign
York University Student Centre Toronto Building
photograph © Connie Tsang

York University Student Centre
York University, Canada’s third-largest university, opened a second student center on campus, designed to respond to the changing needs of York’s large and diverse community.

21 Oct 2019
Heath House in Ontario

11 Oct 2019
Bellwoods Lodge in Downtown Toronto

28 Sep 2019
iQ Food Co.
Design: Mason Studio
IQ Food Co Yorkdale Toronto
photograph : Scott Norsworthy

iQ Food Co. in Yorkdale
For this retail flagship location, a grand yet welcoming environment provides a respite within Yorkdale Shopping Centre, one of Canada’s busiest malls. The Toronto based fast-casual restaurant is focused on delivering sustainably sourced and seasonally healthy food.

6 Sep 2019
Sara Restaurant, Entertainment District
Design: Odami
Sara Restaurant Toronto
photograph : Kurtis Chen

Sara Restaurant
Cell phones have become as ubiquitous on our tabletops as our plates and cutlery. Perched amongst our meals and utensils, they relentlessly pull towards other people and places, interrupting the delight and the ritual of sharing a meal with company.

8 Aug 2019
Triple Duplex Housing

6 Jun 2019
Tom Patterson Theatre
Design: Hariri Pontarini Architects
Tom Patterson Theatre in Stratford Ontario
picture © Hariri Pontarini Architects

Tom Patterson Theatre in Stratford, Ontario
Construction update with placement of the new building’s final structural beam.

6 Apr 2019
Abacus Lofts

5 Apr 2019
Wong Dai Sin Temple, 378 Steeles Ave E, Markham
Design: Shim-Sutcliffe Architects
Wong Dai Sin Temple
photo courtesy of architects

Wong Dai Sin Temple Building
The Wong Dai Sin Temple is a modern sacred space that houses a dynamic Taoist community committed to their inner spiritual development through the ancient physical practice of tai chi.

19 Mar 2019
Vaughan Metropolitan Centre Transit Station, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Architects: Grimshaw
Vaughan Metropolitan Centre Transit Station Toronto Architecture News
photograph : Shai Gil

Vaughan Metropolitan Centre Transit Station Building
Atmospheric Lens is a public artwork integrated into the dome of the Vaughan Metropolitan Centre Transit Station in Toronto. Spanning 16,000 sqft it dissolves the convex ceiling of the above-ground pavilion into a dynamic, cubist collage of reflections of life inside the station.

10 Mar 2019
Milky’s
Design: Batay-Csorba Architects
Milky's Toronto Architecture News
photograph : Younes Bounhar

Milky’s in Toronto
Evoking frothed milk in a latte: the concept of ‘everything surrounding the offering being as important as the product’ has helped shape the concept of Milky’s.

6 Mar 2019
Waterfront Architecture: Placemaking and Context Exhibition in Toronto

6 Mar 2019
West Don Lands Housing

5 Feb 2019
Echo House

Toronto Architecture News 2018

15 Dec 2018
Lighting of the CF Toronto Eaton Centre Bridge

11 Dec 2018
New House in Annex, Downtown Toronto

26 Sep 2018
Trafalgar Park Community Centre, Oakville, Ontario
Design: Diamond Schmitt Architects
Trafalgar Park Community Centre in Oakville Ontario
photograph : Lisa Logan Photography

Trafalgar Park Community Centre Building
The 65,000-sqft, $37m project is one of the first in Canada for a municipal client using the Integrated Project Delivery (IPD) model.

3 Sep 2018
Stouffville Residence
Stouffville Residence

23 Aug 2018
Bianca Condos, 420 Dupont St
Design: Teeple Architects
Bianca Condos Toronto Architecture News
image : Pureblink

Bianca Condos Toronto
This new nine-storey boutique mid-rise condominium features a contemporary, all-white façade and terraces that provide sweeping views of the neighbourhood. An artificial hillside is created by sloping the south side of the building facing Dupont St.

22 Aug 2018
Daniels Building, University of Toronto DFALD, 1 Spadina Crescent
Design: NADAAA, with Adamson Associates
Daniels Building, University of Toronto DFALD
image courtesy of architects

Daniels Building, University of Toronto DFALD
In 2009, the University of Toronto’s Daniels Faculty of Architecture, Landscape and Design (DFALD) launched a competition to transform their existing building into a framework more relevant to their teachings and aspirations.

14 Aug 2018
New Student Residence at University of Toronto St. George Campus, corner of Spadina & Sussex Avenues
Design: Diamond Schmitt Architects
Student Residence at University of Toronto St. George Campus
picture courtesy of architects office

University of Toronto St. George Campus Student Residence
The first new student residence to rise at UoT’s downtown St. George campus in a decade has reached a development milestone.

24 Jul 2018
Bedford Park-Nortown House
Bedford Park-Nortown House

5 Jul 2018
North York Central Library Building, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Design: Diamond Schmitt Architects
North York Central Library Building in Toronto
photo : Lisa Logan Photography

Museum Station Toronto Building
Toronto’s largest circulating library re-opens today after a major renovation project. Diamond Schmitt Architects has revitalized the North York Central Library and reprogrammed space to support the delivery of new services to meet the changing needs and expectations of its users.

28 Jun 2018
Museum Subway Station
Design: Diamond Schmitt Architects
Museum Subway Station Toronto Architecture News
photo : Elizabeth Gyde

Museum Station Toronto Building
Based on artifacts from the Royal Ontario Museum and the Gardiner Museum, which are directly above the station, these iconic symbols of Canada’s First Nations, Ancient Egypt, China’s traditional culture, Mexico’s Toltec culture and Ancient Greece also represent load-bearing artifacts from their era.

22 Jun 2018
50 Scollard Apartments
Architects: Foster + Partners
50 Scollard Apartments Toronto Architecture News
image courtesy of architects

50 Scollard Apartments
Designs for Foster + Partners newest residential project in Canada has been revealed in Toronto. A unique amalgam of community-based amenities, heritage restoration, high-end luxury residences, and public green space, 50 Scollard lays the foundation for a rich social anchor within a vibrant district in downtown Toronto.

5 Jun 2018
Stephen Hawking Centre, Perimeter Institute for Theoretical Physics, Waterloo, Québec
Design: Teeple Architects
Stephen Hawking Centre Perimeter Institute for Theoretical Physics in Waterloo
photograph : Scott Norsworthy

Stephen Hawking Centre, Perimeter Institute for Theoretical Physics
The design strategy focused on an idea of “organized collision”: fostering collaboration by artfully combining dynamic physical and visual interconnectivity with a variety of ideal work environments – from quiet spaces for private contemplation and mathematical calculations, to blackboard nooks in circulation space, comfortable dedicated interaction areas, and formal presentation rooms.

16 May 2018
Metropolitan Toronto Central YMCA, Ontario
Design: Diamond Schmitt Architects
Metropolitan Toronto Central YMCA Building
photograph : Fiona Spalding-Smith

Metropolitan Toronto Central YMCA Building
The Metropolitan Toronto Central YMCA, designed by Diamond Schmitt Architects, is this year’s recipient of the Prix du XXe siècle, an award that recognizes outstanding contribution to Canadian architecture of 20th century design.

9 May 2018
Casey House
Design: Hariri Pontarini Architects
Casey House Toronto Architecture News
photo : doublespace photography

Casey House
Hariri Pontarini Architects is honoured to announce that Casey House has been awarded the Governor General’s Medal in Architecture by the Royal Architectural Institute of Canada (RAIC).

3 Apr 2018
Waterworks Presentation Centre
Interior Design: Cecconi Simone
Waterworks Presentation Centre Toronto Architecture News
photo : Shai Gil

Waterworks Presentation Centre Building
A recent winner at the World Interior News Awards, Cecconi Simone Inc.’s presentation centre for Waterworks – a mixed-use condominium project in downtown Toronto – offered a fleeting glimpse of beauty and a preview of what’s to come.

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