dog-leg

Architect: Michelle GrantMechanical/Electrical Engineer: Axon Engineering, IncContractor: Peloton Contracting, Ltd.

bike shop

Gears, a regional Toronto bike retailer, added at location in a new condo community that allowed our design to take advantage of generous ceiling height. An existing lowered slab in one area became the bike repair shop with a custom bent steel counter separating it […]

chicago kiosk

While architecture is often conceived in abstract terms – idealized formsarrived at through rational processes – it is also a craft, with real materialconcerns. When viewed as an ideal, the KIOSK is an assembly of cubes. When viewed as craft, the KIOSK embodies actions originating […]

tidal light

TIDAL LIGHT is a work of art invoking the poetry of water and light. It is a sculpted space that embodies light through water, a performance of light augmenting individual experience. The natural elements of water and light are gathered in the space of the […]

yoga studio

The Ashtanga Yoga Centre of Toronto (AYCT), has a strong, large community of daily practitioners. They wanted to bring  more light into the practice space, improve air quality, provide more yoga mat storage and offer a treatment room for local body workers to share the […]

childcare centres I and II

Two neighbouring childcare centres were aging and worn down. We completed these centres as a phased project with a total of 5,000 square feet. Now these sister centres care for approximately 90 children from infants to school-age. One goal was to offer white walls and neutral […]

gym to condos

We provided design and construction administration consultation with Dimitri Papatheodorou for a 3,000 sf renovation in a 1980’s Barton Myers building. The building’s gym was completely re-envisioned into three new condos for the building. Fourteen foot ceilings provide large, sunny loft-like spaces and the design supports an […]

theatre

We were approached by the Image Arts Department at Ryerson University. They asked us to assist them with a conceptual design package that could be used by the university’s facilities group to establish a budget for a much needed renovation to the IMA 307 theatre. In […]

the quincy*

* Inspiration A. Quincy Jones; a master of long, low sloping roofs and producer of wonderful living spaces.The design of the Quincy birdhouse for the Tree Swallows who migrate and nest in Ontario is based on a square plan that undergoes systematic geometric manipulation. Two […]