A Crack of Light, A Crack of Hope – A Night with Daniel Libeskind

Daniel Libeskind, in conversation with Professor Stephen Fai Speaking poignantly the night before the 70th anniversary of the... Read More

Image of the Moment: Canada’s longest skating rink

Image: The Rideau Canal Skateway Location: Rideau Canal, between Argyle and Fifth Avenue Date of photo: January 18, 2015... Read More

Book Review: Design School Wisdom

Design School Wisdom was born out of a desire to share the wisdom of design instructors with designers everywhere – students just... Read More

Nîkânîw: Edmonton’s Aboriginal Youth Leadership Program

I would like to extend a personal thanks to the Aboriginal Elders, program leaders, youth participants, and all others who have been... Read More

UrbSanity: Brutal heritage

Ottawa Public Library, photo by Sheldon DeFilippi Brutalist architecture is like the blind date who has a great personality. And we... Read More

Designs to take pride in: The architecture of Douglas Cardinal

Carleton University’s Forum Lecture Series started 2015 off on a high note, introducing architect Douglas Cardinal to the stage this... Read More

The grim history of the Ku Klux Klan in Toronto

Two men in hooded Ku Klux Klan uniforms flash Nazi salutes on a porch. Beside them, a woman with “white power” tattooed crudely across... Read More

Book Review – Creative Block: Advice and Projects from 50 Successful Artists

Author: Daniella Krysa (Chronicle Books, 2014) Creative Block took me a while to read. Not because it was difficult or heavy or even... Read More

Storymobile is telling Canada’s Main Street stories from Mimico to the Maritimes

If you’ve travelled through Mimico – a waterfront neighbourhood in Toronto’s west end – during the last few months... Read More

Robson Redux relaunches – VIVA Vancouver calls for designers

VIVA Vancouver will open its 800 Robson Street space to the creative community once again with Robson Redux, a design-build... Read More