Le Petit Montréal

Before the crisp fall air assumes the summer heat, Downtown Montréal has bestowed another outdoor installation for all laid-back purposes. Le Petit Montréal’s lush oasis is a place for shoppers and workers to unwind under shady relaxation…

Passages Insolites (Unusual Passages)

The 6th edition of Passages Insolites brings together 14 artworks produced by 40 local and international artists and architecture collectives whose work plays on the idea of “unusual passages”.These artists pose profound questions about…

‘Long Division’

LeuWebb Project’s large-scale barricade ‘Long Division’ is an invitation into the experience of boundaries that are drawn around public and private spaces. The outdoor installation employs the fence as a tool for considering issues…

L’Aire Montréal

If you happen to be passing by Mont-Royal Avenue this summer, you’ll have the opportunity to enjoy an aerial installation called L’Aire, in the heart of Plateau-Mont-Royal.Located 30 feet above Place Fleurs-de-Macadam, on the corner of…

Infill Housing Project

On downtown Vancouver’s Comox Street, wedged between Edwardian and Elizabethan-style homes, sits Haeccity Studio Architecture’s new Infill Housing Project, a three-storey walk-up on a modest, 33-ft. by 121-ft. lot. Responding to the…

Hotel Birks Montréal

Originally built in 1894 on Phillips Square for Henry Birks’s jewellery store, and designed by Montréal architect Edward Maxwell, Birks building underwent numerous modifications and alterations over the years, leading to poor conditions…

Maison de la littérature

Montreal-based Chevalier Morales Architectes, the recipient of the RAIC 2018 Emerging Architectural Practice Award, has gained some note of late for cultural projects that take sensitivity to their surrounding communities seriously. One…
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