NO MEAN CITY: the Brick Works’ Design by Nature

Cross-posted from No Mean City, Alex’s personal blog on architecture This weekend I headed to the Brick Works for the market... Read More

NO MEAN CITY: Nathan Phillips Square, City Hall and what’s worth it

Cross-posted from No Mean City, Alex’s personal blog on architecture The renovation of Nathan Phillips Square, Toronto’s... Read More

NO MEAN CITY: Toronto Rising

Cross-posted from No Mean City, Alex’s personal blog on architecture Hard to believe that September’s Toronto... Read More

NO MEAN CITY: Ice-cool office space

Cross-posted from No Mean City, Alex’s personal blog on architecture Ice: that’s the theme of this beautiful and... Read More

NO MEAN CITY: Ossington Avenue, condofication, and the changing city

On Ossington Avenue yesterday, I saw front-end loaders turning an old warehouse into rubble and crumbs. If you’ve been following... Read More

NO MEAN CITY: 5468796, Winnipeg’s architecture upstarts

Cross-posted from No Mean City, Alex’s personal blog on architecture I recently wrote a story for the Globe about the Winnipeg... Read More

NO MEAN CITY: ‘What have you always wanted to do to a house?’

Cross-posted from No Mean City, Alex’s personal blog on architecture This weekend, a crew of young architecture students and... Read More

NO MEAN CITY: An affordable modern house in Leslieville? Yes

Cross-posted from No Mean City, Alex’s personal blog on architecture Yes, that title sounds like a tease. (Eames era Knoll... Read More

NO MEAN CITY: A ’70s house gets updated

Cross-posted from No Mean City, Alex’s personal blog on architecture Mazen Studio recently designed the interior for a house... Read More

NO MEAN CITY: At Doors Open, Inside the Architect’s Studio

Cross-posted from No Mean City, Alex’s personal blog on architecture Sorry for the pun. This week at Doors Open there’s a... Read More