All posts tagged “homes

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Die Es

To celebrate the launch of their Guide to Cosy Homes (2015), Monocle Films produced a number of home tours.  Die Es, pictured above, is the home of South African architects Gawie and Gwen Fagan. They started building their home in 1964, just as they were… Read More

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The value equation

On Tuesday night I attended a great industry event that Quadrangle Architects organized about mid-rise buildings.  Mid-rise buildings (somewhere around 4-12 storeys) are all the rage in Toronto these days. But there are many challenges associated with this building typology and this was an event… Read More

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In your place

Ever since I was a kid, I’ve always enjoyed seeing people’s places. I like seeing different homes and I like seeing how people decorate them. Which is why I’m a big fan of photographer Todd Selby’s project, The Selby Is In Your Place.  Starting in… Read More