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Crowning achievement

Photography by Thies BognerIn the midst of one of those non-descript, ground-level office complexes, islanded by a sea of asphalt parking lots that border…

East meets west

Axiis Architects' spare, Asian-influenced design for a suburban Toronto home is a case study in Zen duality: North American conventions filtered through a…

Winter’s blasts

DX Awards dinner The annual Design Exchange Awards competition selects winning projects across Canada on the basis of function, aesthetics and economic…

Court of appeal

It doesn't take a big city restaurant critic to note that most shopping mall food courts are the pits of possible dining experiences. They are grim, with…

Diesel makes a move

Diesel today presented a new partnership with Zucchi Group, one of the major international producers and distributors of home textile products, for the launch…

Thermador Has Seen The Future

"For centuries, the kitchen has functioned as the central hub of the home, where families would gather to create and enjoy home-cooked meals," says Mathieu…

Go Rococo

This spring, the Smithsonian's Cooper- Hewitt in New York will present a groundbreaking exhibition exploring the Rococo style and its continuing revivals up to…

Marimekko Comes To Canada

Marimekko, the leading Finnish textile and clothing design company, has finally come to Canada - with the opening of its first concept store in this country.…

A New Habitat

With the support of local businesses, Habitat for Humanity Canada recently opened a national marketing and development office in Toronto. Playing an integral…

Way To Go

An important objective of the redesign of the Royal Ontario Museum - transformed last summer by Daniel Libeskind's Crystal addition - has been to create a…