For its first location in Vancouver, high end furniture retailer Avenue Road worked with design firm Abraham Chan Design Office (ACDO) to restore and revitalize a 100-year-old heritage building in the city’s Gastown district.
International artist Christian Moeller will create two pieces of public art in and around Calgary’s New Central Library, a $245 million fully-funded civic amenity in the re-emerging neighbourhood of East Village.
Every day across Canada people with disabilities, older adults, and seniors struggle to access spaces like offices, retail shops, restaurants, and community centres because of physical barriers and obstacles created literally by design.
“All that glitters” is no longer the gold standard in design. As we continue to see modern interiors influenced by Scandinavian-style, a noticeable shift away from polished surfaces and fixtures has dominated design trends.