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Shadows and light

With light a precious commodity, winter is the perfect season for the Art Gallery of Winnipeg to present 18 Illuminations: Contemporary Art and Light. Curated…

Crisis management

A timely exhibition at the Canadian Centre for Architecture revisits and reignites contemporary concerns about energy resources. Organized by the CCA,…

Joel Berman wins the Stanley Cup

Exploring ideas for a renovation of the National Hockey League's corporate headquarters in New York, architectural firm The Phillips Group was quick to see the…

Dining with the Devil

Contrary to Mies Van der Rohe's famous dictum, it is not God but the devil that resides in the details. At least, that is the bedevilment for those of us who…

The magic of Ingo Maurer

At the Cooper-Hewitt in New York, a retrospective of the celebrated German lighting designer Ingo Maurer offers a comprehensive overview of his nearly four…

And the envelope, please…

Judges' Choice and People's Choice winners were announced at the 10th annual Best of Canada Design Competition gala Sept. 26 at the Design Exchange in Toronto.…

Winning ways (November 01, 2007)

At a gala event following the first day of IIDEX/NeoCon Canada this past September, the Association of Registered Interior Designers of Ontario announced the…

Climbing the Dragon Gate

In taking on a new project, interior designers are handed a blank canvas and asked to create something dazzling. There are always mandates, requests,…

Present perfect

1--On your own timePerfect for the creative or competitive sort, Montreal's Furni has introduced a new DYI clock parts kit. The popularity of the firm's Knox,…

Intrieur/extrieur

When the weather is fine in Paris - as it was this past September - it seems like the whole city is out and about: strolling along the Seine, sipping and…

Under contract

1 Evesham, 2 Marsden and 3 Meota, from Keilhauer's Robin Rizzini-designed lounge collection. www.keilhauer.com4 Allsteel's Merge tables fit wherever work…

London calling

It's no secret that if design has exploded anywhere, it's London. 100% Design, the annual London-based design show held in Earl's Court, has now blossomed into…