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Photo of the Day: Hudson's Bay Centre

Photo of the Day, Toronto, Hudson's Bay Centre, Yonge, Bloor
January 26, 2016 12:00 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Standing at a height of 135 metres above the intersection of Yonge and Bloor, the 35-storey Hudson's Bay Centre has been an imposing landmark since construction was completed back in 1974. In ... read more

Photo of the Day: Vortex

Photo of the Day, Toronto, Art Gallery of Ontario, Frank Gehry
January 25, 2016 12:00 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
In today's Photo of the Day, which was submitted to the UrbanToronto Flickr Pool by edk7, we are shown the underside of the iconic Slaight-Gattuso stairway at the Art ... read more

Photo of the Day: One Park Place

Photo of the Day, Toronto, One Park Place, Regent Park
January 22, 2016 12:00 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
New construction continues to transform Toronto's Regent Park community with the addition of new residential units, public spaces, and improved urban planning. The most recent condominium ... read more

Photo of the Day: Fiery Skyline

Photo of the Day, Toronto, skyline, buildings, architecture
January 21, 2016 12:00 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
The popular view of the Toronto skyline from Centre Island makes an appearance in today's Photo of the Day, which was submitted to the UrbanToronto Flickr Pool by Sanjay Chauhan. ... read more

Photo of the Day: One King West

Photo of the Day, Toronto, One King West Hotel & Residence
January 20, 2016 12:00 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Completed in 2005, One King West Hotel & Residence stands 51 storeys over King Street, just west of Yonge. The condominium and hotel development is featured in today's Photo of the ... read more

Photo of the Day: Rink in the Sky

Photo of the Day, Toronto, Financial District, hockey rink
January 19, 2016 12:00 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Photos of a hockey rink atop 120 Adelaide Street West in Toronto's Financial District generated buzz earlier this month, eventually revealed as part of Molson Canadian’s 2016 #anythingforhockey ... read more

Photo of the Day: Pillars

Photo of the Day, Toronto, Bay Adelaide Centre, Financial District
January 18, 2016 12:00 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
The Financial District's newest office building, the east tower of the Bay Adelaide Centre, is now completed and taking in its first tenants. The new east tower and earlier west tower are both ... read more

Photo of the Day: Harbour Plaza Residences

Photo of the Day, Toronto, Harbour Plaza, Menkes, condo
January 15, 2016 12:00 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
The two condominium towers of developer Menkes' Harbour Plaza Residences are now starting to make an impact on their surroundings as they grow taller into the South Core skyline. ... read more

Photo of the Day: Financial District Double Exposure

Photo of the Day, Toronto, Financial District, buildings, architecture
January 14, 2016 12:00 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
In today's Photo of the Day, submitted to the UrbanToronto Flickr Pool by Jonathan Castellino, we are shown a unique composition of Toronto's Financial District. This double ... read more

Photo of the Day: Above South Core

Photo of the Day, Toronto, South Core, buildings, architecture
January 13, 2016 12:00 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Toronto's South Core area continues to grow as new buildings are added to the landscape. For years the area was little more than a collection of surface parking lots, though it has since grown to ... read more

Photo of the Day: Bay Adelaide Centre

Photo of the Day, Toronto, Bay Adelaide Centre, buildings, architecture
January 12, 2016 12:00 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Tenants are now in the process of moving in to the new 44-storey east tower of the Bay Adelaide Centre in Toronto's Financial District. The east tower and 50-storey west tower are both ... read more

Photo of the Day: Muted City

Photo of the Day, Toronto, skyline, buildings, architecture
January 11, 2016 12:00 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Today's Photo of the Day, submitted to the UrbanToronto Flickr Pool by Andrew Young, gives Toronto a cinematic feel with muted hues, facing north across the city from the L ... read more

Photo of the Day: Pink Hour

Photo of the Day, Toronto, skyline
January 8, 2016 12:00 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Our city's changing skyline continues to attract the attention of professional and amateur photographers alike. In today's Photo of the Day, submitted to the UrbanToronto Flickr ... read more

Photo of the Day: Snow on the Danforth

Photo of the Day, Toronto, Danforth, winter, snow
January 7, 2016 12:00 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Though much of December was unseasonably mild, the month closed out with a blast of wintery weather, blanketing the GTA in snow on the evening of December 28th. In today's Photo of the ... read more

Photo of the Day: U Condos

Photo of the Day, Toronto, U Condominiums, architectsAlliance
January 6, 2016 12:00 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
In today's Photo of the Day, submitted to the UrbanToronto Flickr Pool by Giulio Cosmo Calisse, we are taken up to the top of U Condominiums' 56-storey for a dizzying view down ... read more

Photo of the Day: Dream House

Photo of the Day, Toronto, Ïce Condominiums, Lanterra, public art
January 5, 2016 12:00 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Today's Photo of the Day, submitted to the UrbanToronto Flickr Pool by Lori Whelan, takes us to the base of Lanterra Developments' Ïce Condominiums for a look at the ... read more

Photo of the Day: Regent Park Demolition

Photo of the Day, Toronto, Regent Park, demolition
January 4, 2016 12:00 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
The third phase of the Regent Park Revitalization is well under way, with demolition of existing housing having started in late-2015. In today's Photo of the Day, submitted to ... read more

Photo of the Day: Distillery District

Distillery District Toronto Christmas Market, Photo of the Day, Marcus Mitanis
December 24, 2015 12:00 am | by Editor | Comments
While the warm weather might be trying to fool us, tomorrow is Christmas Day. Much of the city has been appropriately decorated with festive lights and tinsel, including the Distillery District, ... read more

Photo of the Day: View from Theatre Park

Photo of the Day, Toronto, skyline, Financial District
December 23, 2015 12:00 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
In today's Photo of the Day, submitted to the UrbanToronto Flickr Pool by Mitul Shah, we are taken to the top of the 47-storey Theatre Park condominium development in Toronto's ... read more

Photo of the Day: Spadina and Dundas

Photo of the Day, Toronto, Spadina, Dundas, Chinatown
December 22, 2015 12:00 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
The hustle and bustle of Toronto's Chinatown is perfectly highlighted in today's Photo of the Day, submitted to the UrbanToronto Flickr Pool by Frank Lemire. This shot faces ... read more