S’il vous plaît faites défiler pour la version française Join fellow thought leaders in tech and government who are using technology and design to make life better for Canadians. On Wednesday, July 24, over one hundred innovators from all levels of government, industry leaders, local changemakers, community builders, and entrepreneurs are coming together in Ottawa to […]
The Azrieli School of Architecture & Urbanism is pleased to welcome Peter Bohlin from Bohlin Cywinski Jackson to present Nature of Circumstance at our final Forum Lecture of 2018/19. Bohlin Cywinski Jackson, USA Peter Bohlin is one of the founding principals of Bohlin Cywinski Jackson, started in 1965. The firm is most well known for […]
The Azrieli School of Architecture & Urbanism is pleased to welcome John Patkau from Patkau Architects in Vancouver, Canada to present Material Operations at the upcoming Forum Lecture. Patkau Architects, Vancouver, British Columbia John Patkau is co-founder of Patkau Architects, an award-winning firm located in Vancouver, British Columbia. The firm is known for its rich […]
Join us January 7 at 6:00 p.m. at the Ottawa Art Gallery for a FREE evening featuring the 12 recipients of the 2018 National Urban Design Awards from nine communities across Canada. Learn how the Northern Village of Kuujjauq designed a sports pavilion from trash, and how Grade 6 students helped create a nature-play area […]
After being asked for a list of books on community and civic engagement, I started researching to see if I could learn more about what exactly this means, especially in light of some of the big ongoing projects in Ottawa.
Dylan Noble’s textiles create a visual language in the form of clever, idiosyncratic patterns with his company, Merchntt.
Canada’s beloved national showcase for the performing arts, the National Arts Centre, is undergoing both an internal and external transformation, the first largest redevelopment of the building in its almost 50-year existence.
If you were to write a memoir about your life up to this point, what would it be called? Think about it for a second. That’s the question Ottawa designer Steve St. Pierre asked the Internet for his passion project jacketeveryday.com. St. Pierre works as an art director for the Ottawa brand agency, McMillan. (Small […]
Post by Greg Guevara: follow Greg on Facebook. “Gaming” probably isn’t the word that comes into mind when someone thinks of Ottawa. While the city may seem to only conjure up images of snow and government workers, anyone who’s played pinball at House of TARG or boad games at The Loft has experienced the lesser-known gamer population. […]
Ottawa has built a reputation of being a battleground for federal politics, but have you ever thought of it simply as a city? Though overshadowed by its political identity, we invite you to explore Ottawa’s uniqueness through architecture, urbanism or art and design at the annual Ottawa Architecture Week underway this week. For their 27th […]
Carly Smith of Darling Yes has made a splash in the Ottawa handmade community. Darling Yes is a homegrown business, selling jewelry and hand-drawn art creations crafted in Smith’s home workshop. I had the chance to interview Smith about the building of her brand, her designs, and if she had any advice for those looking […]
Take a peek into the apartments and homes of Ottawa with Apartment Crush. If you would like us to feature your place in Apartment Crush, let us know by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org The secret to Beth and Nelson’s style can be found in their love of old things. When the couple moved into their new digs […]