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Tuesday, December 01, 2015
NEW DIGS FOR THE VANCOUVER ART GALLERY
By Savannah Boyd
In a city of glass and steel, the design for the new Vancouver Art Gallery will incorporate some much-needed warmth into our city’s skyline.
Monday, July 06, 2015
OLD VANCOUVER CHARM
By Rob Chursinoff
This inviting Mt. Pleasant oasis sits high on a perch at St. Catherines and 14th. A beautiful, well-appointed interior renovation is complemented outside by a quiet patio overlooking a meticulously landscaped backyard with lush gardens and spectacular trees.
Friday, July 03, 2015
DUNBAR LANEWAY HOME
By Rob Chursinoff
With Vancouver’s geography limiting the city’s expansion there are only two ways to go–up, or in between. That’s where laneway housing comes in. According to the city of Vancouver a laneway house is "a small house at the rear of a lot near the lane and includes both a dwelling unit and parking/accessory uses. Essentially it fits in between to regular sized houses.
Friday, July 03, 2015
INTEGRAL HOUSE BY SHIM-SUTCLIFFE ARCHITECTS
By Rob Chursinoff
This shapely house in Toronto’s Rosedale neighbourhood was named for its likeness to the mathematical integral symbol, and is a celebration of music, performance and numbers. Appropriately then, this sleek, gorgeous, 18,000 sq. ft. home was built for James Stewart, a revered mathematician and violinist from Toronto.

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