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[post_title] => Submit to Designlines [post_excerpt] => [post_status] => publish [comment_status] => closed [ping_status] => closed [post_password] => [post_name] => submit [to_ping] => [pinged] => [post_modified] => 2017-03-23 13:18:23 [post_modified_gmt] => 2017-03-23 17:18:23 [post_content_filtered] => [post_parent] => 0 [guid] => http://dl.newbox.ca/?page_id=274 [menu_order] => 0 [post_type] => page [post_mime_type] => [comment_count] => 0 [filter] => raw ) [4] => WP_Post Object ( [ID] => 40695 [post_author] => 13 [post_date] => 2019-01-16 10:03:25 [post_date_gmt] => 2019-01-16 15:03:25 [post_content] => Seasonal affective disorder be damned. Cities like Toronto are giving hibernators reasons to brave the cold: last year, the city unveiled The Bentway, a cathedral-like events space (complete with a skating rink) under the Gardiner Expressway. In the east-end Beaches neighbourhood, Winter Stations invites designers and artists to rethink abandoned lifeguard stations. And along Toronto’s central waterfront, Ice Breakers, presented by PortsToronto, is an annual competition that aims to bring intrigue and interactivity to the Harbourfront neighbourhood. This year, the event, running between January 25 and February 19, will host five installations, each the winner of an international competition chosen by a jury that included DTAH principal and 2018 AZ Awards juror Megan Torza, Boston Globe (and one-time Toronto Star) art critic Murray WhyteBow Bridge Communications principal Heather Meltzer, Bentway director of programming Ilana Altman, PortsToronto art director Louise Brooks and the Power Plant curatorial fellow Justine Kohleal. Organized around the theme of Signal Transmission, here were their selections. Connector Meet Connector, a colourful tangle of pipe created by Hamburg designers Alexandra Griess and Jorel Heid(who also contributed interactive crowd-pleaser Make Some Noise!!! to the 2018 edition of Winter Stations). Constructed with drainage pipes fed through a perforated, three-ply wooden disc, Connector is “an interactive communication device” that encourages users to send and receive anonymous transmissions. Ultimately, it provides playful commentary on how we communicate and, perhaps, how lines can get crossed. “In the end,” its designers say, “we can never be sure that the message was understood as meant. But in this case, it means a lot of fun!” Stellar Spectra Steps from Connector, local designers Rob Shostak and Dionisios Vriniotis (who participated in Winter Stations in 2017) will erect two light-refracting sculptures that, from the water, could double as lighthouses. As visitors enter a chamber carved in these 15-foot sculptures, light from the sun refracts and creates a colourful spectrum. “The cascade of colours spreads throughout the space and onto the stargazers,” say its designers, mimicking how astronomers use light to learn about the composition of faraway stars. Like Connector, Stellar Spectra’s two sculptures were made from simple materials. Its white and translucent PVC tubes are topped with coloured acrylic discs and arranged on a circular grid. Each tower cost less than $4,000 to construct. Chromakey Protest As in any healthy democracy, protests are a common sight in downtown Toronto. The image of bobbing, elevated neon signs – the type you might expect to see at City Hall or Yonge-Dundas Square – is recreated on the waterfront with Chromakey Protest, designed by Solve Architects’ Andrew Edmunson. Only these protestors aren’t human. They are, however, animated: Constructed from marine buoys, fibreglass rods and PVC placards, the 25 “activists” bob around in a frigid marina. The installation’s shade of green is the same as the one commonly employed as a digital placeholder, and in this way Chromakey Protest invites viewers to project their own ideas on the protest. “Some may see the gathering as a show of solidarity: individuals bound by a common goal,” says the designer. “Others may see the gathering as futile: individuals hopelessly attempting to manifest change.” Tweeta Gate Located in HTO Park, just steps away from the beloved Wavedecks designed by Torza’s DTAH, Tweeta Gate is a 26-metre gateway leading pedestrians to the water. Designed by Eleni Papadimitriou and Stefanos Ziras from Athens-based Space Oddity Studios SOS, the walkway consists of 10 3.2-metre-tall wood arches, each referencing an architectural style from around the world. Bells have been mounted to each arch, and with each gust of wind, they add to streetcar sounds, waves crashing, rustling trees and the sounds of an urban park. “Voices, bells and birds tweeting become one in HTO Park,” say its designers. Tripix As writer Nicholas Hune-Brown noted in the March/April 2018 edition of Azure, we are increasingly experiencing architecture not through buildings but photography. Tripix, an installation by a group of Ryerson University students, acknowledges this fact – and delivers a piece of “ocular-centric art.” Featuring three legs mounted to a structural steel conduit frame, the structure is clad in white CNCed Komatex panels on the outside and  mirrored acrylic panels on the inside. Apertures help visitors focus on nearby landmarks: Lake Ontario, the imposing Rogers Centre, the Toronto Islands. The experience is meant to be photographed – and, like so many architectural images, viewed on screens. “The kaleidoscopic effect of the interior is reminiscent of an image- driven society,” add the designers. “The viewer experiences the space as a reflection back on themselves, in many different lights and angles while also being intertwined with the reflections of the exterior conditions.” [post_title] => 5 Amazing Outdoor Installations at Toronto’s Ice Breakers 2019 [post_excerpt] => [post_status] => publish [comment_status] => closed [ping_status] => open [post_password] => [post_name] => 5-amazing-outdoor-installations-at-torontos-ice-breakers-2019 [to_ping] => [pinged] => [post_modified] => 2019-01-16 10:03:25 [post_modified_gmt] => 2019-01-16 15:03:25 [post_content_filtered] => [post_parent] => 0 [guid] => https://designlinesmagazine.com/?p=40695 [menu_order] => 0 [post_type] => post [post_mime_type] => [comment_count] => 0 [filter] => raw ) [5] => WP_Post Object ( [ID] => 40605 [post_author] => 19 [post_date] => 2019-01-15 10:20:01 [post_date_gmt] => 2019-01-15 15:20:01 [post_content] => Above: The 49N lounge chair and ottoman by Kenny Nguyen and Ian Buckley, The Cinch by Lucas Stanois, The Garcia by Mary Anne Garcia, and The Roque by Trish Roque. Meet local design studio COFO. Short for Cofounders and helmed by Desmond Chan and Randy Simmen, COFO introduces Canadian-made home furnishings by emerging designers to the market. The goal is to champion homegrown talent and innovation, and introduce exceptional pieces – not mass-produced or expendable – to the competitive world of retail. This is how it works: First, young designers answer COFO’s annual call for submissions by sending in their plans for original home furnishings. COFO evaluates these, picks their favourites and collaboratively fine tunes the designs through a series of revisions and prototypes. The final iterations are engineered and then fabricated from premium materials in a manufacturing facility just outside the city. The products are then sold online through COFO’s shop with a percentage of the profits turned over to the designer. COFO launched last year, with one product introduction (the Roque chair, pictured above) and recently upped the ante by producing another six new products. Check out the full collection online or, even better, come see some of the pieces in person, at DesignlinesInterior Design Show booth (January 17-20 at the Metro Toronto Convention Centre). And for those of you keen on collaboration and itching to see your furniture design realized, enter COFO’s rising talent competition by February 28 at cofodesign.com. 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Perfect for reaching the bathroom sink or the top shelf in a library, the piece will save you from precariously stacking separate pieces of furniture on your way to the top. The colour options range from youthful blue to sleek black, although classicists will appreciate the look of natural European oak. Another standout design feature: the softly rounded edges. If space is at a premium, the Arise stool would also be a perfect fit in a small kitchen or office. Available online from The Modern Shop in ultramarine blue, black and oak. 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1. Two Architects, One Killer Hardware Boutique

Jane Son and Meghan Cassidy, two trained architects and designers, decided it was time to flex their entrepreneurial muscles when they were confronted by a dearth of stylish hardware in the city. They opened Casson Hardware, an online boutique for everything from Shayne Fox's Geo Knobs to drool-worthy house numbers with serious curb appeal in response. No wonder these two talents captured the attention of so many readers this year - who doesn't enjoy fancy cabinet pulls and doorknobs?! Find us one person. Detour Coffee Roasters Cafe Dundas Ontario Mjolk

2. In Storybook Dundas, Mjölk Redesigns a Cozy Cafe

John and Julie Baker - the team behind the dreamy Japanese-Scandinavian boutique Mjölk - visited the community of Dundas in Hamilton (more on the Hammer later) to redesign Detour Coffee. "We were really inspired by the Detour building," they told us, "and to a greater extent the city of Dundas which is very beautiful and full of historic buildings." The oak bar is original to the space, and much of the furniture has that turn-of-the-century look that distinguishes many of Hamilton's facades. You won't want to leave the cafe - or the community - once you visit. COFO Young Designers

3. COFO: A Must-Visit Pop-Up for Hot, Toronto-Made Furniture

Our Editor-in-Chief Tory Healy could not contain her pride when this Toronto manufacturer launched (see the first line of the article). To be fair, we feel the same way about most Toronto-made products, especially when they're designed by recent graduates, as COFO's first colourful collection is. Helmed by Desmond Chan and Randy Simmen, the pair is already seeking submissions for their next furniture range.Our advice: get your hands on this one before it's gone!

4. A North Toronto Reno Full of Thoughtful Touches – and An Adorable Poodle

“I think there is a certain freedom in re-thinking your house after raising a family,” says architect Heather Asquith, who renovated this Edwardian for a pair of empty nesters and their family mascot, Louis. Although House of Louis wasn't built with the standard poodle in mind - rather, the project was about creating a welcoming, open-concept family hub for grandkids - the pup inserted himself into almost every shot during the photoshoot. He was the perfect foil for the sensitive transformation, and the combination proved irresistible to readers. Doors Open Toronto

5. Doors Open Unlocks the Offices of Toronto Architecture Firms

It's no secret that this is one of our favourite events in the city, one which we've been delighted to write about year after year. We got extra excited last May, though, when we heard about the architecture firms taking part in the weekend-long bash. That included landscape architects DTAH, whose scheme for a new park in Vaughan was already on our radar. The fact that they work out of a mid-century mod building in Rosedale was all we needed to hear after that. And then there was Moriyama + Teshima Architects, who had us all abuzz about Toronto's first ever timber building, and whose office features a koi pond. Where do we sign up for 2019, right? hamilton shipping container home

6. Hamilton’s First Shipping Container Home Was Built in a Day

Multidisciplinary studio Wonder Inc. landed on our radar in 2010, when we featured their transformation of a hard loft into an artist's bright live/work paradise. It's not too much of a stretch to see them assembling this cutting-edge home in Hamilton with industrial Lego-blocks. Consisting of an octet of 8-by-40-foot modified containers, the building is painted a shiny red – a nod to the neighbourhood’s brick homes. Most amazing of all is how quickly this residence came together: in a single June day. It was this ease that pushed this story into this year's top ten.


7. A Minimalist Roofline Belies a Grandiose Home

Last year, we drooled over this minimalist bathroom in Summerhill by Atelier Kastelic Buffey, a firm known for their serene and refined compositions. And so, when we got a chance to tour this home in North Toronto, we were floored. Frankly, so was the Internet. Architect Kelly Buffey wanted this project to speak to its neighbours,"but we also wanted it to be authentic to our time." That's where the hipped roof comes in. It's an ever so subtle nod to the surrounding dwellings, voiced in an utterly contemporary way.

8. How Mary Ratcliffe Created a Soaring Bedroom in a Closet

When a doting dad wanted to create a cozy bedroom for his daughter in a new loft, he called in designer-maker Mary Ratcliffe. Why the reinforcements? Well, the only spare room he had was in a walk-in closet. Ratcliffe took cues from the building's industrial heritage to create the ultimate chill-out zone, building skyward. We're still obsessed with the hammock floor, and looking at the numbers, so are you.

9. How an Architect Dad DIYed a Dream Garden Studio

Following the the tiny footsteps of Mary Ratcliff's closet transformation, this story of a work-at-home architect dad grabbed the attention of our readers (and Instagram followers). Rather than renting a co-working space away from the nest, Oliver Dang built a studio in his backyard. "My commute is ten seconds," he gushes. PS: We're looking for more small spaces for an upcoming issue. Get in touch! 

10. A StudioAC Home Gets a Triumphant Arc

"After seeing StudioAC’s minimalist Broadview Loft project online," writes Anya Georgijevic, "Chevalier and her husband were so impressed with the firm’s work that they gave the architects carte blanche when it came to the redesign of their three-level loft." Clearly, StudioAC took that carte blanche and ran with it. The amazingly simple, beautiful wood swoosh of the second-floor balcony got top marks from our editors and readers alike. You don't need a time machine to read the best stories from DL's past. Revisit our 2016 and 2017 year-end reviews too.  [post_title] => Best of 2018: Our Most Popular Stories of the Year [post_excerpt] => [post_status] => publish [comment_status] => closed [ping_status] => open [post_password] => [post_name] => best-of-2018-our-most-popular-stories-of-the-year [to_ping] => [pinged] => https://designlinesmagazine.com/mary-ratcliffe-closet-bedroom/ https://designlinesmagazine.com/round-two-studio-ac/ https://designlinesmagazine.com/akb-minimalist-roofline/ [post_modified] => 2019-01-08 16:49:13 [post_modified_gmt] => 2019-01-08 21:49:13 [post_content_filtered] => [post_parent] => 0 [guid] => https://designlinesmagazine.com/?p=40224 [menu_order] => 0 [post_type] => post [post_mime_type] => [comment_count] => 0 [filter] => raw ) [8] => WP_Post Object ( [ID] => 38262 [post_author] => 13 [post_date] => 2019-01-08 11:00:16 [post_date_gmt] => 2019-01-08 16:00:16 [post_content] =>

The word “innovation” probably doesn’t leap to mind when you think of the suburbs. But if your one-and-a-half-storey bungalow – complete with luscious gardens – needs contemporizing, inventiveness is the order of the day.

[caption id="attachment_39543" align="alignnone" width="650"] The bungalow before the reno looking from the backyard.[/caption] [caption id="attachment_39544" align="alignnone" width="650"] Another before photo taken from the driveway, showing the front of the house.[/caption]

Architect Melanie Morris, along with David Long and Antoine Morris, partners at the small but busy studio The Practice of Everyday Design, re-imagined the upper level of a home in Mississauga. The goal was to turn the 51-square-metre space crammed with family belongings into a cottage-like retreat with a bedroom, bathroom and living area.

First, the walls of the flat-topped second storey were reconstructed into a pitched roofline that reaches three metres. Then, built-in shelving was added along the newly pitched wall. Within the open space, the team came up with a partition screen, clad in horizontal slats of pine, as a way to separate the media room from storage space, bathroom and bedroom.

[caption id="attachment_39441" align="alignnone" width="1300"] The all-white palette is accented by blue accessories, a colour picked up from the seawater-aged flooring from Countrywood. Batlo faucet by Aquabrass; painted handrail.[/caption]

Flooring throughout is hewn from 150-year-old maple logs that Countrywood, a company that refinishes antique wood, had recovered from seawater. Its natural blue-green tint inspired the use of blue accents to guide the eye through the otherwise cool white interior. An electric-blue faucet in the bathroom matches blue-painted dowels and the handrail leading upstairs.

[caption id="attachment_39436" align="alignnone" width="1300"] Douglas fir–edged windows from Andersen at the front are positioned to afford select, leaf-framed views. A bay window overlooks the back garden.[/caption]

Instead of ceiling fixtures, light is diffused via eight windows, all edged with Douglas fir, which glows gold when the sun beams in. From outside, the placement of five square panes appears almost erratic, though in fact two are positioned on either side of the brass bed and match the clients’ respective heights. The other windows afford snapshots to the outdoors rather than one continuous view. It’s an unconventional look within an aging neighbourhood, but the clients have warmed up to their new abode. “They are ecstatic about the project now,” says David Morris. So much so that The Practice of Everyday Design's next project will be renovating the basement.

[caption id="attachment_39435" align="alignnone" width="1300"] A bathroom and storage area are concealed by a partition instead of a full-height wall, to maintain the open-concept feel.[/caption] [caption id="attachment_39444" align="alignnone" width="1300"] Instead of solid doors, the designers used sheer curtains to create private spaces.[/caption] [caption id="attachment_39443" align="alignnone" width="1300"] The all-white palette is accented by blue accessories, a colour picked up from the seawater-aged flooring from Countrywood. Batlo faucet by Aquabrass; painted handrail.[/caption]   [caption id="attachment_39534" align="alignnone" width="1300"] To add interior airiness while preserving proportions, the bungalow’s flat-topped upper level was replaced with a pitched roof.The original white exterior siding was replaced by reclaimed barnboard from Nostalgic Wood. The bricks were painted matte grey.[/caption] [caption id="attachment_39446" align="alignnone" width="1300"] Interior floor plan.[/caption]   For more before and after goodness, head over to Vanessa Fong's Warm & Woodsy Queen West Addition [post_title] => A Suburban Bungalow Gets a Cottage-Like Makeover [post_excerpt] => [post_status] => publish [comment_status] => closed [ping_status] => open [post_password] => [post_name] => the-practice-of-everyday-design-suburban-cabin [to_ping] => [pinged] => https://designlinesmagazine.com/post-architecture-bungalow/ https://designlinesmagazine.com/we-turned-the-winter-blues-into-a-must-shop-gift-guide/ https://designlinesmagazine.com/vanessa-fong-warm-woodsy-addition/ [post_modified] => 2019-01-08 16:47:26 [post_modified_gmt] => 2019-01-08 21:47:26 [post_content_filtered] => [post_parent] => 0 [guid] => https://designlinesmagazine.com/?p=38262 [menu_order] => 0 [post_type] => post [post_mime_type] => [comment_count] => 0 [filter] => raw ) [9] => WP_Post Object ( [ID] => 33532 [post_author] => 13 [post_date] => 2019-01-08 10:40:26 [post_date_gmt] => 2019-01-08 15:40:26 [post_content] =>

As a long-time designer of movie sets, Shayne Fox has seen a lot of cabinetry hardware. She hasn’t been overly impressed. The kind of pieces that appeal to her – handcrafted yet clean-lined, with a timeless, rustic appeal – have proved elusive, she says. So Fox decided to create them herself. Her eponymous firm, Shayne Fox Hardware, launched in Toronto in 2017, aiming to provide “unique cast-bronze hardware for all interior applications.”

Her debut hardware collection – the Geo series of 30-millimetre-long knobs inspired by crystals – is made the old-fashioned way, from bronze that is hand poured when molten, then tumbled to a supple finish once cool.

To accommodate bolts of various lengths, the threads drilled into the knobs are deep, making them suitable for cabinets and furniture of varying thickness. And because each knob is individually crafted, no two are alike, giving every installation a bespoke quality. “We see each piece,” Fox says, “as a little gem.”

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The year is 1902. A 20-year-old farmhand arrives in Toronto from nearby Dufferin County. His name is William John Hughes; friends call him Jack. He settles in the city’s then-industrial Wychwood neighbourhood and becomes an artisan glass cutter, learning to hand-etch delicate patterns into fine tableware. Hughes soon becomes fixated on one of his designs in particular. Inspired by a blue wildflower that grows by the roadside in his hometown, it features a striking hexagonal grid – the flower’s central disc – surrounded by buttery petals and a spray of leaves. He calls it Corn Flower glass.

“The design was unique for its time,” explains curator Sarah Robinson, who oversees the permanent collection of W.J. Hughes Corn Flower glass at the Museum of Dufferin (MoD). “It looked nothing like the mass-produced geometric patterns we see from this era, the kind often associated with Depression glass.”

Within a decade, Hughes’s divergent pattern had evolved into a national brand. It reigned as one of Canada’s most popular wedding gifts until the mid-1980s, when operations ceased as a result of ongoing paradigm shifts in North American manufacturing.

Once ubiquitous, the rare glassware is now coveted. Every year, aficionados travel to the MoD’s outpost 100 kilometres from Toronto to trade sherbet goblets, cocktail tumblers and punch bowls. They undergo seminars to spot copies, and to certify (if they’re lucky) newly unearthed artifacts.

This October, the Museum’s permanent collection is reborn via a gallery renovation led by Toronto’s Lebel & Bouliane. The firm’s signature angled forms infuse the space with a sense of drama and scale. Sparkling artifacts in colours like Twilight purple and Vaseline green are underlit with LED pads, to gem-like effect. It’s a fitting touch; while no one has quite determined the crown jewels of Canadian glassware design, Hughes’s one-of-a-kind creations no doubt deserve a place at the table.

Fun Fact

Vaseline green is a rare and collectible kind of Corn Flower glass. It glows neon under ultraviolet light because it contains uranium. W. J. Hughes only briefly carried the popular colour; its production ceased during World War II, when the U.S. government confiscated all supplies of uranium - presumably toward their efforts of making the atomic bomb.

Originally published in The Reno Issue 2018 as "End Note."

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