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Construction Update on Daniels' Cinema Tower Condos

Cinema Tower Construction, Toronto
January 30, 2013 5:50 pm | by Dylan Giuliano | Comments
Few new developments in recent Toronto history have attempted to truly grab hold of or perhaps redefine the cultural ethos of their surroundings like the recently completed TIFF Bell Lightbox and ... read more

Photo of the Day: Skyline from Chinatown

Skyline from Chinatown, FCP, Trump Tower, Festival Tower, Toronto Condos
November 27, 2012 1:00 am | by Anonymous | Comments
Photographs of Toronto's skyline always interest us here at UrbanToronto, as we get such different perspectives on it from different parts of town and at different times of day, weather ... read more

Photo of the Day: Peering Down King from One King West

One King West, Festival Tower, Cinema Tower, Absolute Tower, Toronto Condos,
November 19, 2012 1:00 am | by Anonymous | Comments
There are some dramatic perspective lines from atop One King West. Nestled in between the city's tallest towers (and at 51 storeys, One King West is no slouch), we get an up close look at the ... read more

Fly Condos Reach for the Sky

Fly Condos, Toronto Condos, Empire Communities, Graziani & Corazza Architects
November 12, 2012 4:01 pm | by Anonymous | Comments
Fly Condos by Empire Communities reached its 24-storey maximum height in late summer, and work is now progressing on its exterior glass cladding. Located at 352 Front Street West, Fly joins a ... read more

Photo of the Day: Looking West From Shangri-La

Living Shangri-La, Toronto Condos, Westbank Corp, James Cheng/Hariri Pontarini
November 5, 2012 1:00 am | by Anonymous | Comments
We're getting some great new views of the city with all the towers going up around town. Today's Photo of the Day was taken by Ronnie Yip from Flickr and posted to our Forum by member Joe R. The ... read more

Photo of the Day: Evening Reflections

Photo of the day of the downtown core of Toronto
October 18, 2012 12:00 am | by Anonymous | Comments
Taken from a balcony high up the eastern side of Daniels Festival Tower, today's Photo of the Day comes via email, shot by UrbanToronto reader Chris McDonald. Facing east towards the financial ... read more

Mirvish & Gehry Set "Stage" for Redevelopment of Theatre District

September 30, 2012 5:00 pm | by Anonymous | Comments
A new proposal for the Theatre District along King Street West sets the stage for the one of the largest and most dramatic changes in the city's history. Theatre mogul David Mirvish has teamed up ... read more

Cinema Tower Continues to Transform John Street Corridor

Cinema Tower, Toronto Condos, The Daniels Corporation, Kirkor Architects
September 10, 2012 3:12 pm | by Anonymous | Comments
With the Toronto International Film Festival in full swing, we're due for an update on the progress of The Daniels Corporation and Kirkor Architects' Cinema Tower. Some of our Forum members ... read more

Balcony Glass Re-installation Bringing Festival Tower Back To Finished State

Laminated balcony glass replaces the original panels at Festival Tower, Toronto
July 20, 2012 5:23 pm | by Craig White | Comments
The Daniels Corporation is bringing Festival Tower, the luxury condominium portion of the landmark Tiff Bell Lightbox, back to its pristine finished condition, now that the installation of ... read more

Cinema Tower Shows its Skin and Bones

Cinema Tower in Toronto by Daniels with Kirkor Architects
June 27, 2012 12:05 pm | by Anonymous | Comments
Daniel's Cinema Tower has been making quick work on its pre-cast cladding, a welcome change from the extensive glass podiums around town. Project architects Kirkor continue their use of colour on ... read more

Photo of the Day: Balcony Glass Returns to Festival Tower

Daniels' Festival Tower condos, Toronto. Designed by KPMB and Kirkor Architects
June 18, 2012 12:00 am | by Evan Manning | Comments
Installation of replacement balcony glass at Daniels' Festival Tower is now well underway. The original glazing on the KPMB and Kirkor-designed building was a half inch thick ... read more

Photo of the Day: King West's Growth Spurt

Condo development along King Street West in Toronto
May 17, 2012 12:00 am | by Evan Manning | Comments
Captured by Forum member Mike in TO, this photo shows the burgeoning King West strip. Given its central location, easy access to rapid transit, abundance of cultural amenities and vibrant retail ... read more

Daniels' Cinema Tower Continues its Skyward Push

Cinema Tower condos in downtown Toronto. Developed by The Daniels Corp.
May 10, 2012 2:30 pm | by Evan Manning | Comments
Located at the corner of Adelaide Street West and Widmer Street, Cinema Tower is joining an already bustling neighbourhood full of high-rise construction. Developed by The Daniels Corporation and ... read more

Photo of the Day: Toronto Shines at Night

Aerial view of downtown Toronto
May 10, 2012 12:49 am | by Evan Manning | Comments
Captured by forum member 416, this remarkable photo was taken from a plane as it flew past the core. Although aerial views are not uncommon, it is rare to find one that stands out as this one ... read more

Daniels Unveils 'Thing's End' by Artist James Carl at Festival Tower

Unveiling of 'Thing's End' by James Carl at Daniels' Festival Tower, Toronto
May 4, 2012 3:12 pm | by Craig White | Comments
The John Street sidewalk outside of the Festival Tower condominium atop the TIFF Bell Lightbox now looks a lot more complete with the installation of a long-planned artwork by renowned local ... read more

Tarion Names the Daniels Corporation 2012 High-Rise Builder of the Year

The Daniels Corporation Team Celebrates Receiving Tarion’s 2012 High-Rise Builde
April 18, 2012 3:00 pm | by Evan Manning | Comments
Tarion Warranty Corporation, a private corporation established in 1976 to serve as the Regulator of the new-home building industry in Ontario, has named The Daniels Corporation as the 2012 ... read more

Photo of the Day: Downtown Toronto Viewed from Dundas West

View of downtown Toronto
April 11, 2012 11:00 am | by Evan Manning | Comments
Yet another Photo of the Day courtesy of Forum member urbandreamer, this photo captures the rapid growth of downtown Toronto. Many of the buildings seen on the right side of the photo are the ... read more

The Carnaby: condos coming to Queen West at Gladstone

Carnaby Condos in Toronto by Streetcar Developments and TACT Design
March 5, 2012 3:38 pm | by Anonymous | Comments
Last summer we posted news of a new development coming to 11 Peel Avenue, just north of Gladstone Avenue and Queen Street West. We recently received an official rendering for the project that we'd ... read more

Photo Of The Day: The View From The Top Of Festival Tower Looking East

Photo Of The Day: The View From The Top Of Festival Tower condos Looking East
January 18, 2012 1:00 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
Yesterday's Photo Of The Day was a shot taken from the top of One King West looking west. A prominent feature of that photo, taken by UrbanToronto Forum member tomms, was Festival Tower ... read more

Photo Of The Day: The View From The Top Of One King West Looking West

Photo Of The Day: The View From The Top Of Toronto's One King West Looking West
January 17, 2012 1:00 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
The TD Centre and First Canadian Place perfectly frame today's Photo Of The Day. Taken by UrbanToronto Forum member tomms, it shows the view west from the top of One King West.  Image by tomms read more