Making the case for Ontario Place: Part 1

There’s been much discussion and debate lately of MGM Resorts International’s recently released proposal for Exhibition... Read More

LORINC: MGM’s Casino Ex-travaganza: have we seen this show before?

When MGM Resorts International unveiled its flashy proto-proposal for the CNE yesterday, the company’s officials were eager to talk... Read More

EVENT: Rethinking Ontario Place

In December of last year, a group of 40 architects, designers, planners, and other creative types got together to imagine the future... Read More

NO MEAN CITY: Don River Park, Hurricane Sandy and the meadows that will save Bay Street

Cross-posted from No Mean City, Alex’s personal blog on architecture What did we learn about building cities in 2012? From... Read More


Street Scene will appear each week showcasing the illustrations of local artist Jerry Waese. Read More

Waterfront Toronto officially breaks ground on the Queens Quay

With the drop of a pick axe political dignitaries, city councillors, and community organizers officially marked the ground breaking of... Read More

The Convention Centre, Norman Foster and imaginary parks

Cross-posted from No Mean City, Alex’s personal blog on architecture The Globe and Mail reports today that Oxford Properties... Read More

New plan actually improves the Port Lands

Last week, Waterfront Toronto released a revision of the plans for the Port Lands (pictured below). The revision was part of the... Read More

Island artist brings attention to city workers

A bright lime green building stands at the edge of the beach on Toronto’s Centre Island. Life-size photographs of City workers... Read More

Sunday on the Island 1: Slippery Names, Soft Sands.

  This is the first of a series of posts for Spacing Toronto exploring the Toronto Islands as the potent place that they are to our... Read More