// arthitectural / Canada
  • Since 1912, the High Level Bridge has been a presence in daily Edmonton life, linking the city’s north and south sides. The 777-meter long bridge, however, had never been lit, which meant every night, the iconic structure vanished from the skyline. To give it the pride of place it deserved among the night sky, the […]


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  • ELAV Nest is where Elaine and Avron live a humble yet inspiring life. Another Torontonian condo reinvented, promoting the need for accessibility of design for everyone. Shortly after Elaine and Avron get married in 1959 in South Africa, they hire an architect to design their first home together. 50 years, 5 children and 11 grandchildren […]


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The prize “Project of the year 2013” of the 7th edition of the GRANDS PRIX DU DESIGN is awarded to Smith Vigeant Architects for Allez-Up which also won the Prize in the category “Training Center” and the Special Prize “Color”. The rock climbing gym Allez-Up is at the heart of the revitalization project for Montreal’s […]


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This showroom is a small shop for bathrooms in the outskirts of Trieste, Italy. We were attracted to client’s open-minded attitude towards selling strategies. They were looking for an alternative of the conventional bathroom shop where one can find hundreds of ready-made wannabe bathrooms. The question was how to challenge the obvious and allow customers […]


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