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Forum Member Polystyrene Photographs From Great Gulf Homes' X Condo

X The Condominium Toronto by Great Gulf Homes and architectsAlliance
February 19, 2010 6:21 pm | by Edward Skira | Comments
Yesterday we posted shots taken by forum member Polystyrene from the new Ritz-Carlton. Today we move to shots taken by Polystyrene from the new X Condo. read more

Then and Now: Sheppard Bridges Over The West Don River

Then and Now: Sheppard Bridges Over The West Don River
February 19, 2010 8:00 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
Then (1920) & Now (2009) Sheppard Bridges Over The West Don River. Photo by loneprimate Actually, there've been three bridges here in the interval listed. The one in the top view was replaced ... read more

Photo Of The Day - Toronto City Hall

Photo Of The Day: Toronto City Hall
February 18, 2010 11:19 pm | by Edward Skira | Comments
Today's Photo Of The Day is Toronto City Hall. Photographer adampatric says: I love this spot. I visit it without fail when I am there. Photo by adampatric read more

Forum Member Polystyrene Photographs From The Ritz-Carlton Hotel And Condo

Residences at The Ritz-Carlton Toronto by Graywood Developments and Cadillac Fai
February 18, 2010 1:32 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
Forum member Polystyrene uploaded these pictures a few weeks back. They were taken from the new Ritz-Carlton Hotel and Condo that is currently under construction on Wellington West. Many ... read more

Photo Of The Day: Dupont And Spadina

Dupont Subway Station Toronto
February 16, 2010 11:15 pm | by Edward Skira | Comments
Toronto's version of the Gates of Mordor. The gates hide a electrical substation for the Spandina Subway line.  Photo by androiduk read more

Photo Of The Day: Viewing City Hall From Behind

Photo Of The Day: Viewing Toronto City Hall From Behind
February 15, 2010 11:42 pm | by Edward Skira | Comments
Another way to look at City Hall and another great shot by UrbanToronto forum member tomms. Image by tomms read more

Back to Toronto: The Burroughes Building

The Burroughes Building Toronto
February 15, 2010 11:52 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
Some pretty cool looking photos of this great space inside the Burroughes Building. Located at 639 Queen Street West near Bathurst, this space would make a great new home for Urban Toronto ... read more

Winter Skyline Panorama (my usual shamelss self promotion)

Toronto Winter Skyline From The Portlands
February 15, 2010 12:01 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
Here's a wonderful panorama shot of our skyline from the portlands. Forum member Redroom Studios had some free time on Saturday so he drove downtown to snap a few photos. Here's a preview sized ... read more

The fate of a modernist house

The fate of Richard Foster's modernist house
February 12, 2010 11:13 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
In 1970, a local Toronto architect built a copy of Richard Foster's famous revolving house (from 1968) for himself and his wife. Unlike the Foster version, this round house did not rotate. The ... read more

Another View From Cresford Developments' Casa Condo

Casa condos Toronto By Cresford Developments
February 11, 2010 11:57 pm | by Edward Skira | Comments
Yesterday's Photo Of The Day was a shot taken from the top of Casa condos. Today, in this photo by UrbanToronto forum member Casaguy, we see the view from from the front lobby.  Photo by Casaguy read more

The View From Cresford Developments' Casa Condos

Great Gulf Homes' One Bloor East Condos From Cresford Developments' Casa Condos
February 10, 2010 11:42 pm | by Edward Skira | Comments
Today's Photo Of The Day, taken by UrbanToronto forum member Casaguy, shows the view from Cresford Developments' Casa Condos. Photo by Casaguy read more

Photo Of The Day: A CN Tower - TD Centre Sandwich

Photo Of The Day: A CN Tower - TD Centre Sandwich
February 9, 2010 11:22 pm | by Edward Skira | Comments
The 'Beast', as steveve calls it. Image by androiduk read more

Evocative Images of Lost Toronto: Infant Death Map 1920

Evocative Images of Lost Toronto: Infant Death Map 1920
February 9, 2010 3:00 pm | by Edward Skira | Comments
What a heart-breaking map, and a welcome antidote for those of us (and I'm guilty as charged) who bemoan the loss of the "good old days". I've noticed while visiting cemetaries such as the one on ... read more

Photo Of The Day: Rosedale Valley Road

Photo Of The Day: Rosedale Valley Road
February 9, 2010 12:18 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
Today's wonderful Photo Of The Day is that of a lone car navigating down Rosedale Valley Road.  Photo by tomms read more

Photo Of The Day: We Stand On Guard For Thee

Photo Of The Day: We Stand On Guard For Thee
February 7, 2010 11:08 pm | by Edward Skira | Comments
Detail, Bank of Commerce, King St. (Commerce Court North) Image by androiduk read more

Evocative Images of Lost Toronto: Bloor Subway Station

Evocative Images of Lost Toronto: Bloor Subway Station
February 5, 2010 10:19 pm | by Edward Skira | Comments
Evocative Images of Lost Toronto: Bloor Subway Station read more

Photo Of The Day: The Rare Metro Toronto Police Ford Pinto

Photo Of The Day by Urban Toronto member colbyb
February 5, 2010 12:13 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
We couldn't resist a second Photo Of The Day today when we saw this post. A shot from back in the 1970's from Yonge and Albert featuring a Toronto Police Ford Pinto. Is it just us that think ... read more

TCHC: 501 Adelaide E / 288 King E (14s, aA)

TCHC: 501 Adelaide E / 288 King E by Urban Toronto member urbandreamer
February 5, 2010 12:08 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
Toronto Community Housing Corporation (TCHC) continues to hit home runs when it come to the design of their buildings. Last week we took a look at 60 Richmond E  which was designed ... read more

Photo Of The Day: Uptown Residences From Yonge And Bloor

Photo Of The Day: Uptown Residences From Yonge And Bloor
February 4, 2010 11:39 pm | by Edward Skira | Comments
Yonge and Bloor is becoming quite the cluster of buildings. We really love this photo by Parkdalian. Uptown and Crystal Blu on the rise.  Image by Parkdalian read more

Bye Bye Old St George's Church - Hello The St. George Condos By Diamante Development

St. George Condos Toronto by Diamante Development
February 4, 2010 12:28 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
St George's Church, located at Yonge and Churchill in Willowdale, sold part of their land to be used for a condo. In return they get a new building. Photo by Carter The St. George Condos is ... read more