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  • Switch/bloc by MODA: Revolutionizing Urban Living in Calgary

    The Modern Office of Design + Architecture (MODA) has unveiled Switch/bloc, a pioneering residential project that reimagines urban living. Located on a typical inner-city lot without a rear lane, Switch/bloc stands out with its innovative design that addresses the unique challenges of its site. Rather than opting for a standard 4-story, double-loaded corridor building, MODA […] More

  • Pelletier de Fontenay Unveils New Pavilion at Montreal Botanical Garden

    Montreal-based architectural studio Pelletier de Fontenay has unveiled the new Botanical Garden Entrance Pavilion, a key addition to the city’s celebrated green space. This project forms part of a larger initiative, including the transformation of the Montreal Insectarium and the redesigned entrance to Parc Maisonneuve. The pavilion not only serves as a welcoming gateway for […] More

  • Maison Shefford: Blending Contemporary Living with Natural Beauty

    Maison Shefford, an extraordinary residence, is the result of a collaboration between MXMA Architecture & Design and Catlin Stothers Design. This innovative project showcases the creative synergy of these two Montreal firms, blending their expertise in architecture and interior design to create a distinctive living space. Situated on Mont Shefford in the Eastern Townships, this […] More

  • Ashley Botten Design Transforms Toronto Home

    An interior renovation in Toronto’s Highland Park neighborhood has masterfully blended heritage architecture with contemporary living, thanks to Ashley Botten Design. The Georgian-style residence, home to a family of six, has undergone a thoughtful expansion that includes an enlarged kitchen and a new primary bedroom with an ensuite bath on the second floor. The renovation […] More

  • Entre Quatre Murs Transforms Healthcare Spaces

    Entre Quatre Murs presents its latest project in downtown Montreal: a plastic surgery clinic that humanizes the client experience in the medical field. This mission was brilliantly accomplished by the designers, who developed this innovative concept imbued with organic inspiration. The result is a harmonious fusion of soft shapes, contrasting materials, and a soothing color […] More

  • Revolutionizing Healing: Isuarsivik Regional Recovery Centre

    EVOQ Architecture‘s recent unveiling of the Isuarsivik Regional Recovery Centre marks a significant milestone in architecture’s role in healing, particularly in the context of addressing substance use and trauma among the Inuit communities of Nunavik. Since its establishment in 1994, the Centre has been a vital source of specialized support for individuals grappling with alcohol […] More

  • Izen Architecture Restores House 21

    Izen Architecture, a Toronto-based firm, has recently completed a mid-century modern restoration of House 21. The project combines historical preservation with contemporary updates to meet the needs of a young, urban family. The homeowners, two doctors who were on the frontlines of the coronavirus pandemic, embarked on this renovation journey while juggling their demanding careers […] More

  • Veil House: Architects 5468796’s Innovative Residential Design

    Veil House, designed by 5468796 Architecture, has won the prestigious “Completed Buildings – House & Villa” award at the esteemed World Architecture Festival 2023 held in Singapore. This recognition highlights the project’s innovative approach to residential design and its successful execution in the heart of Winnipeg, Canada. Standing out among 18 shortlisted contenders worldwide, Veil […] More

  • Montréal’s Port Tower & Grand Quai Renewal By Provencher_Roy and NIPPAYSAGE

    The Port of Montréal Tower, standing tall at 65 meters, emerges as the striking centerpiece of the Grand Quai‘s remarkable transformation. Crafted by Provencher_Roy, this architectural marvel serves not only as a symbol of the revitalized port facility but also offers an unparalleled vantage point for beholding the city and the river. Its impact goes […] More

  • Pop-Up Restaurant over Frozen River by OS31

    The Raw:almond pop up restaurant is the winning design by the British studio OS31 to be erected above a frozen river in Winnipeg, Canada. The restaurant will serve as an attraction to the Canadian city’s annual winter festival and will open to the public on January 22, 2015. Continue below for more of the design: More