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post updated 29 December 2020

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Ontario Architecture Designs – chronological list

Toronto Architecture News – latest additions to this page, arranged chronologically:
arranged chronologically:

20 Dec 2020
Louboutin Luxury Boutique

11 Dec 2020
Fun House

11 Dec 2020
Rosalie Sharp Pavilion

3 Dec 2020
Former Bata Shoe Factory, Batawa, ON
Architects: Dubbeldam Architecture + Design and Quadrangle
Former Bata Shoe Factory Batawa
photography : Scott Norsworthy; Nanne Springer (suite interiors)
Former Bata Shoe Factory, Batawa
The late Sonja Bata pursued her passion for architecture and the built environment through the revitalization of the town of Batawa, located 175 km east of Toronto on the Trent river. As a sustainable community and satellite town adapted to 21st century living, where residents could live close to nature but maintain a connection to work through high-speed broadband, she envisioned Batawa as a model community for social and environmental sustainability.

2 Dec 2020
Permission Shop
Architects: Reflect Architecture
Permission Shop Toronto
photography : Jeremie Warshafsky
Permission Shop
Despite online shopping being at an all-time high, this curated athleisure retailer builds a space to embrace all women and inspire confidence. Reflect Architecture was asked to design an environment that would celebrate form and curves, with a little tone for everyone.

30 Nov 2020
Hill & Dale Building

27 Nov 2020
Joe Fresh Flagship Store

26 Nov 2020
Art Gallery of York University, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Design: Hariri Pontarini Architects
Art Gallery of York University building design
image courtesy of architects
Art Gallery of York University
The Art Gallery of York University’s (AGYU) new, stand-alone art gallery, to be designed and constructed by winning architectural firm Hariri Pontarini Architects, will embrace a vision of art and connectedness.

Aug 13, 2020
Thermally Speaking
Design: LeuWebb Projects with Mulvey & Banani Lighting Inc.
Thermally Speaking Toronto, Ontario
photo : Doublespace Photography
Thermally Speaking
This responsive installation transformed Toronto’s Fort York Visitor Centre for Nuit Blanche 2019, providing a glimpse into a future of body temperature readings, creative data visualization and surveillance fields.

July 24, 2020
Markham Centre Campus, Regional Municipality of York, Southern Ontario
Design: Diamond Schmitt Architects
Markham Centre Campus York Ontario
image : Diamond Schmitt Architects
Markham Centre Campus
A new and innovative campus for York University will rise in the City of Markham adjacent to Toronto. The Markham Centre Campus is the first public university in York Region. It features a vertical campus building that is fully integrated with the area’s diverse, growing network of commerce, athletics, arts, and entrepreneurial communities.

June 25, 2020
OUTSIDE the Box
Design: Weiss Architecture & Urbanism Limited with Wonder Inc.
Outside the Box Toronto Ontario
image courtesy of architects
OUTSIDE the Box
This modular ‘front of classroom’ teaching support unit was designed to facilitate healthy, fresh air education during the time of COVID-19.

13 May 2020
Axis Condos, 411 Church Street, Downtown Toronto
Architect: IBI Group Inc.
Axis Condos Downtown Toronto, 411 Church Street
photo courtesy of architects
Axis Condos
A mixed use condominium project designed under the leadership of Mansoor Kazerouni, the Global Director of Buildings at IBI Group Inc., is a striking addition to the downtown Toronto skyline.

17 Mar 2020
Rosedale House

13 Mar 2020
Hibou House

11 Mar 2020
Valley Edge House

24 Jan 2020
York University Student Centre
Architects: CannonDesign
York University Student Centre Toronto Building
photograph © Connie Tsang
York University Student Centre
York University, Canada’s third-largest university, opened a second student center on campus, designed to respond to the changing needs of York’s large and diverse community.

21 Oct 2019
Heath House in Ontario

11 Oct 2019
Bellwoods Lodge in Downtown Toronto

28 Sep 2019
iQ Food Co.
Design: Mason Studio
IQ Food Co Yorkdale Toronto
photograph : Scott Norsworthy
iQ Food Co. in Yorkdale
For this retail flagship location, a grand yet welcoming environment provides a respite within Yorkdale Shopping Centre, one of Canada’s busiest malls. The Toronto based fast-casual restaurant is focused on delivering sustainably sourced and seasonally healthy food.

6 Sep 2019
Sara Restaurant, Entertainment District
Design: Odami
Sara Restaurant Toronto
photograph : Kurtis Chen
Sara Restaurant
Cell phones have become as ubiquitous on our tabletops as our plates and cutlery. Perched amongst our meals and utensils, they relentlessly pull towards other people and places, interrupting the delight and the ritual of sharing a meal with company.

8 Aug 2019
Triple Duplex Housing

6 Jun 2019
Tom Patterson Theatre
Design: Hariri Pontarini Architects
Tom Patterson Theatre in Stratford Ontario
picture © Hariri Pontarini Architects
Tom Patterson Theatre in Stratford, Ontario
Construction update with placement of the new building’s final structural beam.

6 Apr 2019
Abacus Lofts

5 Apr 2019
Wong Dai Sin Temple, 378 Steeles Ave E, Markham
Design: Shim-Sutcliffe Architects
Wong Dai Sin Temple
photo courtesy of architects
Wong Dai Sin Temple Building
The Wong Dai Sin Temple is a modern sacred space that houses a dynamic Taoist community committed to their inner spiritual development through the ancient physical practice of tai chi.

19 Mar 2019
Vaughan Metropolitan Centre Transit Station, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Architects: Grimshaw
Vaughan Metropolitan Centre Transit Station Toronto Architecture News