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Photo of the Day: Puente de Luz Bridge

Photo of the Day, CityPlace Puente de Luz Bridge, Toronto
April 25, 2016 12:00 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Today's Photo of the Day features the Puente de Luz Bridge, a 2011-built pedestrian bridge designed by Chilean artist Francisco Gazitua, connecting the Concord CityPlace ... read more

Throwback Thursday: The Met on Carlton Street

Throwback Thursday, The Met, Carlton, Toronto
April 21, 2016 9:45 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
This week's Throwback Thursday takes us to the Yonge and College/Carlton area for a look at a major redevelopment project from a decade ago. Back on May 1, 2006, construction was well underway for ... read more

Photo of the Day: South Core from Queens Quay

Photo of the Day, Queens Quay, South Core, Toronto
April 21, 2016 12:00 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Today's Photo of the Day is making waves on our Forum, drawing page after page of praise in the Sun Life Financial Tower and Harbour Plaza Residences Forum thread, where it was submitted ... read more

Photo of the Day: Bat Signal Crane

Photo of the Day, E Condos, crane, Toronto
April 20, 2016 12:00 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Those keeping an eye on the construction of Bazis, Metropia, and RioCan's E Condos at Yonge and Eglinton may have noticed the iconic Batman "Bat Signal" gracing the ... read more

Photo of the Day: Lamppost

Photo of the Day, Toronto, Canary District, Lamppost, Tadashi Kawabata
April 19, 2016 12:00 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Today’s Photo of the Day, submitted to the UrbanToronto Flickr Pool by Randy Hoffmann, takes us to Toronto's newly-opened Canary District neighbourhood for a view ... read more

Photo of the Day: Bloor-Yorkville Skyline

Photo of the Day, One Bloor East, Casa II, Bloor-Yorkville, Toronto
April 18, 2016 12:00 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Today's Photo of the Day, submitted to the Forum by contributor G.L.17, features two major new condominium towers, now at their final heights in the Bloor-Yorkville neighbourhood. Great Gulf ... read more

Photo of the Day: Ten York

Photo of the Day, Ten York, Toronto, construction
April 15, 2016 12:00 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Today's Photo of the Day features an aerial view of the construction site for Tridel's Ten York Street. Submitted to the project's Forum thread by contributor UrbanOptic, this shot ... read more

Photo of the Day: Harbord Towns

Photo of the Day, Harbord Towns, Oben Flats, superkül, Toronto
April 14, 2016 12:00 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
In today’s Photo of the Day, submitted to the UrbanToronto Flickr Pool by Lori Whelan, we are looking at the striking exterior of developer Oben Flats' newly built Harbord ... read more

Photo of the Day: Teardown

Photo of the Day, Toronto, 48 Power Street, demolition
April 13, 2016 12:00 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Plans are evolving for Great Gulf and Hullmark's redevelopment of 48 Power Street, with the latest iteration of the project having appeared at the City of ... read more

Photo of the Day: Bergeron Centre for Engineering Excellence

Photo of the Day, Lassonde School of Engineering at York University
April 12, 2016 12:00 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
York University continues to expand with the recent addition of the Bergeron Centre for Engineering Excellence, which opened its doors last year. In today’s Photo of the Day, submitted ... read more

Photo of the Day: Hearn Generating Station

Hearn Generating Station, Toronto, Port Lands, architecture
April 11, 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 the exterior of the abandoned Hearn Generating Station in Toronto's Port Lands ... read more

Photo of the Day: 250 Yonge

Photo of the Day, Toronto, architecture, 250 Yonge, Eaton Centre Tower
April 8, 2016 12:00 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
In today’s Photo of the Day, submitted to the UrbanToronto Flickr Pool by Lori Whelan, we are shown a detailed view of the office tower at 250 Yonge Street, captured from the southeast. ... read more

Photo of the Day: Track Work

Photo of the Day, Toronto, TTC, streetcar, track replacement
April 7, 2016 12:00 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Since March 29th, the TTC and the City of Toronto have been in the process of replacing streetcar tracks and sidewalks at the intersection of King Street West and Charlotte Street. A second ... read more

Photo of the Day: Vibrant Sunset

Photo of the Day, Toronto, skyline, sunset, dusk
April 6, 2016 12:00 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Today's Photo of the Day comes to us from UrbanToronto Forum contributor MoshiMoshiii, who submitted this shot of the Financial District to our Toronto skyline Forum thread. Captured from a ... read more

Viewfinder: Brookfield Place Calgary

Brookfield Place under construction in Calgary, image by UrbanWarrior
April 6, 2016 12:00 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Today's Viewfinder, submitted by SkyriseCities Forum contributor UrbanWarrior, features Calgary's new tallest building under construction. Nearing its final height of 810 feet / 247 ... read more

Photo of the Day: Dusk on Ward's Island

Photo of the Day, Toronto, skyline, Ward's Island, dusk
April 5, 2016 12:00 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Some of the best views of the Toronto skyline can be found on the Islands. In today’s Photo of the Day, submitted to the UrbanToronto Flickr Pool by A Great Capture, we are shown a view ... read more

Photo of the Day: Double Vision

Photo of the Day, Toronto, X Condos, Double Vision, Shayne Dark
April 4, 2016 12:00 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
In addition to their skyline contributions, most Toronto condominium developments contribute art to the public realm. One such example is Great Gulf Homes' X The Condominium, a 44-storey ... read more

Photo of the Day: Four Seasons Windows

Photo of the Day, Toronto, Four Seasons, architectsAlliance
April 1, 2016 12:00 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Completed in 2012, the Four Seasons Hotel and Private Residences features 52- and 26-storey towers designed by architectsAlliance. In today’s Photo of the Day, submitted to ... read more

Views of Toronto Skylines from The Madison at Yonge and Eglinton

The Madison, Kirkor Architects, Madison Homes, Toronto
March 31, 2016 3:11 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
We had the opportunity to tour Madison Homes' The Madison yesterday, a large mixed-use development under construction on Eglinton Avenue a short distance east of Yonge Street and ... read more

Throwback Thursday: The Berczy

Throwback Thursday, Church, Front, The Berczy, Concert, Toronto
March 31, 2016 10:10 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
This week's Throwback Thursday focuses in on an intensification project that has added new density to Toronto's St. Lawrence District. Shot on May 1, 2006, three three-storey structures run along ... read more