Archived Architecture & Design

Monday, November 17, 2008 - 11:00am - 2:00pm
 Silo and Musee d'art contemporain Projects

Monday, November 3, 2008 - 11:00am - 2:00pm
  A Scientific Approach to Architecture  

Monday, October 20, 2008 - 12:00pm - 3:00pm
Vancouver-based critic and curator Trevor Boddy has written on architecture and cities for The Vancouver Sun, Ottawa Citizen, Seattle Times and design magazines globally.  A contributing editor to Seattle’s Arcade and Toronto’s Canadian Architect magazines, his architectural criticism has earned the 2001 Western Magazine Award for arts writing, and Boddy was...

Monday, September 29, 2008 - 12:00pm - Monday, September 22, 2008 - 3:00pm
 New York filmmaker, Zoe Beloff, will lecture in Architecture and Design Now on September 29 at 12:00 noon in the Recital Hall

Monday, September 15, 2008 - 12:00pm - 3:00pm
  Historic Samarqand, Uzbekistan -- Architectural Beauty and Wonder on the Ancient Silk RoadForseth has been a presenter in the Architecture & Design Now series for more than ten years and twenty two lectures. He has a small, creative architectural firm that encompasses a variety of architecture, planning, urban design and interior projects located...

Monday, April 7, 2008 - 12:00pm - 6:00pm
Thien Ta Trung and My Ta Trung founded Periphere in 2001, a furniture design and manufacturing company, and contribute to the long Montreal tradition of furniture building. “In the beginning, the shape of the objects directed our work, and now it’s the process of how something is made that inspires us – not just the production techinique, but also the idea...

Monday, April 7, 2008 - 12:00pm
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Monday, March 31, 2008 - 12:00pm - Sunday, March 30, 2008 - 6:00pm
The SAIT Donor Wall: A lecture by artist Carl Granzow and architects Christopher Babits and Dan Westwood. “(In)tensions in the Production/Protection of an Urban Green Space and its Consumption As an artist collaborating with two architects, Dan Westwood and Chris Babits, on a wall/passage of remembrance on the campus of the Southern Alberta Institute of Technology (...

Monday, March 17, 2008 - 12:00pm - 2:00pm
Donald Chong, B.Arch, MRAIC Principal, Donald Chong Studio Donald Chong is a graduate from the University of Toronto Faculty of Architecture, Landscape and Design, currently practicing in Toronto. In 2004, he founded Donald Chong Studio having worked previously in the offices of Shim-Sutcliffe Architects, Kuwabara Payne McKenna Blumberg Architects, and Hariri Pontarini...

Monday, March 10, 2008 - 12:00pm - 2:00pm
Founded in 2005, Palette Industries has set out to substantiate a multidisciplinary approach to design. Palette brings together a group of three talented individuals, Nathan Tremblay, Ian Campana and Samuel Ho to create a diverse perspective on our ever changing surroundings. Paletteís unique blending of artistic ingenuity, craftsmanship and engineering is a testament...

Monday, March 3, 2008 - 11:00am - 1:00pm
Zab Design & Typography is a graphic design firm specializing in book design and fine typography, located in Toronto. Zab Design & Typography has designed award-winning books for the Canadian Centre for Architecture, The Southern Alberta Art Gallery, The Winnipeg Art Gallery, The Dunlop Art Gallery, YYZ Books, and Pedlar Press, among others. The companyís...

Monday, February 25, 2008 - 11:00am - 1:00pm
Brian Donnelly grew up in suburban Ottawa, a fan of American advertising and comic books. He studied for his BFA at Queenís University during the conceptual upheaval of the mid-70s, majoring in printmaking and performance art. Active in a number of artist-run centres, he developed a working knowledge of design by volunteering at an arts magazine in Edmonton, and went on...

Monday, January 28, 2008 - 1:00pm - 3:00pm
"Examples and innovations in typography today" Dr Shelley Gruendler is a typographer, designer, and educator. She holds a Doctorate and a Masters in Typography and Graphic Communication from the University of Reading, England, and a Bachelor of Environmental Design from North Carolina State University College of Design.

Monday, October 1, 2007 - 12:00pm - 2:00pm
Mark Gomes lives and works in Toronto. He has an extensive record for exhibiting sculpture and installations, well documented in a series of catalogues and publications. His work has been collected by the Art Gallery of Ontario and the department of Foreign Affairs. Gomes collaborating with artist Susan Schell has received several public commissions, including Bloor/Spadina...

Monday, October 1, 2007 - 12:00pm - 2:00pm
Mark Gomes lives and works in Toronto. He has an extensive record for exhibiting sculpture and installations, well documented in a series of catalogues and publications. His work has been collected by the Art Gallery of Ontario and the department of Foreign Affairs. Gomes collaborating with artist Susan Schell has received several public commissions, including Bloor/Spadina...

Monday, September 24, 2007 - 12:00pm - 2:00pm
Paul Mathieu was awarded the 2007 Governor General Award in Visual Arts, Saidye Bronfman Award for Excellence in Crafts Paul Mathieu has been a student of ceramics since 1972; in Montreal, Calgary, Stoke-on-Trent in England, and San Francisco and Los Angeles in the USA; where he received a Master of Fine Art degree from UCLA in 1987. He has taught ceramics since 1976...

Monday, September 24, 2007 - 12:00pm - 2:00pm
Paul Mathieu was awarded the 2007 Governor General Award in Visual Arts, Saidye Bronfman Award for Excellence in Crafts Paul Mathieu has been a student of ceramics since 1972; in Montreal, Calgary, Stoke-on-Trent in England, and San Francisco and Los Angeles in the USA; where he received a Master of Fine Art degree from UCLA in 1987. He has taught ceramics since 1976...

Tuesday, September 18, 2007 - 12:00pm - 2:00pm
NEW ARCHITECTURE IN SPAIN AND PORTUGAL by World Architects: Siza, Moneo, Meier, Gehry, Calatrava, Foster. Forseth has been a presenter in the Architecture & Design Now series for more than eight years and sixteen lectures. He has a small, creative architectural firm that encompasses a variety of architecture, planning, urban design and interior projects located in...