Sep 29 2022

Zoominar: Turn Your Design Practice into a Thriving Business in 3 Easy Steps

“TURN YOUR DESIGN PRACTICE INTO A THRIVING BUSINESS IN 3 EASY STEPS” is an interactive full day workshop designed for Architects, Interior Designers and Engineers who own small to mid size practices in urban areas. The Attendees will work on their marketing strategy for 2020 and will get the a chance to have an in-depth […]

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Sep 23 2022

ACO | Heritage Awards: Special Recognition Award Recipients

Tickets are now on sale for the 2022 ACO Heritage Awards! After two years of celebrating nominees and recipients online we are returning to an in-person event on Thursday, October 13. Join us at Etobicoke’s historic Assembly Hall, built in 1898 and a beautiful example of adaptive reuse. The Architectural Conservancy of Ontario is the province’s […]

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Sep 23 2022

OAA | Call for Entries: SHIFT 2023

  THE 2023 CHALLENGE: HEALTH AND ARCHITECTURE As the world strives to emerge from a global pandemic, and Canada reflects on its current approaches to long-term care and other health spaces, architecture’s impacts on human wellbeing—negative and positive—have taken centre stage. From considering indoor environmental effects on bodies and minds to designing truly inclusive, accessible […]

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Sep 21 2022

Aga Khan Museum: Beyond the Divide, a Century of Canadian Mosque Design with Tammy Gaber

In 2015, Dr. Tammy Gaber received a federal SSHRC grant that allowed her to embark on a 53-city expedition over the course of 2.5 years, investigating the design and architectural history of more than 90 mosques. During her visit to each mosque, Dr. Gaber photographed the exterior and interior, documented the interiors so that measured […]

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Sep 21 2022

Heritage Toronto Awards

  Since 1974, the Heritage Toronto Awards have celebrated individuals, organizations, and the projects they create. The annual ceremony brings together these extraordinary nominees and city influencers from across its culture, development, and policy-making communities. Nominations were accepted in three categories: Book Built Heritage Public History Attend the Heritage Toronto Awards as an Emerging Historian […]

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Sep 16 2022

Toronto International Festival of Authors: Critical Conversation, The Affordable City

Diana Chan McNally Each day of the Festival, authors and industry experts will come together for candid, live conversations to examine a new facet of the culture and politics that shape the world around us and the books we read. The city is our dominant social model, but if so few can afford to live […]

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Sep 8 2022

Park(ing) Day

Re-imagining parking spaces as people spaces Park(ing) Day is a global, public, participatory art project that takes place annually on the third weekend of September. Across the world, people temporarily repurpose on-street, boulevard or lot parking spaces and convert them into tiny parks and places for art, play, and activism. Why Park(ing) Day? Park(ing) Day […]

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Sep 7 2022

TSA CONNECT 2022 | Session 2: Volunteering

  TSA CONNECT: A professional networking and mentorship event for newcomers and emerging practitioners in the architecture and design industry! It’s been a long time coming, but we are so excited to announce the return of in-person sessions for TSA CONNECT—our signature networking events for young professionals, emerging practitioners, and newcomers! This fall, join us […]

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Sep 7 2022

Becoming Architects Canada | ExAC Support Session

Considering writing the ExAC this November or interested in knowing more about what to expect next year? Be sure to register for the BAC’s ExAC Information and Networking Session on September 13, 2022! Session objectives are: Panel discussion with candidates who have recently taken the exam and can share tips and experience – What went […]

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Aug 30 2022

Meet the OAA: Information Session for Architecture and Architecture Technology Students

Photo by Steven Evans, courtesy of the OAA.   Are you a student in a Canadian school of architecture or architecture technology? Confused by all the acronyms and looking to better understand what the paths to licensure look like? Want to get more involved in the profession but don’t know how? Join the Ontario Association […]

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