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Diamond Schmitt Architects Uses Innovative LED Light System to Transform Toronto Theatre

Diamond Schmitt Architects Uses Innovative LED Light System to Transform Toronto Theatre

The local firm has turned the original 1,800-seat Toronto Centre for the Arts into two distinct venues with a state-of-the-art design feature.

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April 11, 2017

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A dazzling photo gallery by Diamond Schmitt Architects

A dazzling photo gallery by Diamond Schmitt Architects

The Toronto firm transforms an underused site at the heart of the Ryerson University campus into the Ryerson Image Centre, an inviting gallery and space for film, photo and multimedia research, archiving and exhibition.

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September 28, 2012

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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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The Glass Tower: Why We Need More Women Architects

The Glass Tower: Why We Need More Women Architects

Women architects have long been part of the landscape. But the idea of the woman architect still hasn’t landed.

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November 3, 2017

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Donald Schmitt

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Lectures Toronto, ON, CA September 29, 2016
Donald Schmitt

Donald Schmitt of Toronto’s Diamond Schmitt Architects, best known for such projects as the Four Seasons Centre for the Performing Arts, Corus Quay and Ryerson Image Centre and School of Image…

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A.J. Diamond

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Lectures Toronto, ON, Canada November 3, 2015
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Jack Diamond, founding principal at Toronto firm Diamond Schmitt Architects, has been in practice since 1968. Over the past six decades he has made important additions to the architectural landscape of…

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Diamond Schmitt’s New Opera House in St. Petersburg

Diamond Schmitt’s New Opera House in St. Petersburg

The New Mariinsky Theatre by Toronto’s Diamond Schmitt Architects provides St. Petersburg with Russia’s first major performance venue since the time of the czars.

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May 21, 2013

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Sketches from Canadian architects and designers

Sketches from Canadian architects and designers

The iconic Moleskine sketchbook gets the Canadian treatment from eleven creative studios – including Bruce Mau, Yabu Pushelberg and Claude Cormier – whose doodles and intricate diagrams provide a glimpse into their creative processes.

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October 22, 2012

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A Facade with Special Effects at Calgary’s New Engineering School

A Facade with Special Effects at Calgary’s New Engineering School

The Schulich School of Engineering is the University of Calgary’s latest addition. Designed by Diamond Schmitt Architects, it features an impressive sensor-embedded glass wall that responds to light.

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February 28, 2017

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Smartening Up A Former Hotel in Toronto

Smartening Up A Former Hotel in Toronto

For the first Diamond Schmitt Architects branded interior, the local firm reimagines a dowdy downtown hotel as a vibrant student residence.

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January 18, 2016

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