Architecture

Studio MK27’s Cozy Chalet in the Brazilian Mountains

Studio MK27’s Cozy Chalet in the Brazilian Mountains

Marcio Kogan, of Brazilian firm Studio mk27, has built an unexpectedly cozy jungle oasis with Mororó House, in the Mantiquiera Mountains outside São Paulo.

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4 days ago

SelgasCano’s Luminous Serpentine Pavilion in London

SelgasCano’s Luminous Serpentine Pavilion in London

The 2015 Serpentine Pavilion, designed by young Spanish firm SelgasCano, brings a colourful folly, reminiscent of a stained-glass chrysalis, to London’s Kensington Gardens.

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10 days ago

In Memoriam: Charles Correa

In Memoriam: Charles Correa

India’s greatest modern architect died on June 16 and left an illustrious legacy, from a museum honouring Mahatma Gandhi to his most recently completed project, the Ismaili Centre in Toronto.

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12 days ago

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Toronto’s Beautiful New Waterfront Boulevard

Toronto’s Beautiful New Waterfront Boulevard

Last week, Adriaan Geuze of Dutch landscape firm West 8 was in town to inaugurate the newly vibrant Queens Quay West – a revitalization project 10 years in the making.

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13 days ago

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A Halifax Library That Stacks Up

A Halifax Library That Stacks Up

The Halifax Central Library, designed by Copenhagen’s Schmidt Hammer Lassen, is a shimmering beacon for the digital age in a coastal city craving urban sophistication.

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13 days ago

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A Toronto Library That Speaks Volumes

A Toronto Library That Speaks Volumes

The Toronto Public Library’s 100th branch reads as a library of the future. With warm wood, open sightlines and soon-to-bloom green roofs, this joint project by LGA Architectural Partners and Philip H. Carter proves you can judge a book by its cover.

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18 days ago

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A Modern Boathouse in Rustic Cottage Country

A Modern Boathouse in Rustic Cottage Country

An Ontario island cottage gets a handsome boathouse – designed by Weiss Architecture & Urbanism – brimming with function and fun.

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24 days ago

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Toronto’s Next Generation: Partisans

Toronto’s Next Generation: Partisans

The firm behind Bar Raval and the Grotto Sauna is shaking things up in Toronto with its future-forward approach to digital architecture. Partisans is part of Azure’s chosen five: Toronto firms that are climbing to new heights.

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25 days ago

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In Memoriam: Roger du Toit

In Memoriam: Roger du Toit

Over a 50-year career Roger du Toit, a founder of Toronto firm DTAH, made significant contributions to Canada’s architectural landscape, with a portfolio that includes the CN Tower, Ottawa’s Parliamentary Precinct and dozens of university campuses.

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27 days ago

5 Highlights of London’s Festival of Architecture

5 Highlights of London’s Festival of Architecture

The month-long celebration brings pop-ups, pavilions, events and installations to every corner of the city. Opening week delivered architectural innovation from firms such as Loop.pH and Hall McKnight, and there is much more to come.

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28 days ago

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