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Toronto 2022: A Skyline Transformed

Toronto, skyline, 2022, future tallest buildings
October 16, 2017 1:52 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
In just a few short years, Toronto has undergone some dramatic changes with several new sky-scraping developments combining to alter the way we view our skyline. The skyline of the future has been ... read more

Great Gulf to Develop the Mirvish + Gehry Project

October 2, 2017 12:24 pm | by Craig White | Comments
Great Gulf has announced that they will be the developers of the Mirvish+Gehry project planned for King Street just west of Toronto's Downtown core. read more

Race For The Sky: The Quest For Toronto's First Supertall Tower

supertall, towers, Toronto, density, height
July 21, 2017 4:49 pm | by Julian Mirabelli | Comments
Toronto is certainly no stranger to height. Home to the iconic CN Tower, we proudly laid claim to the tallest freestanding structure in the world for 32 years from 1975 to 2007. Rising ... read more

Mirvish+Gehry Prepares for Marketing, Seeks Site Plan Approval

Mirvish Gehry Toronto, Gehry Partners, Projectcore Inc.
October 18, 2016 3:34 pm | by Greg Lipinski | Comments
It has been just over four years since architecture and skyscraper enthusiasts witnessed the unveiling of what will surely become some of Toronto's most iconic buildings. Set in the bustling ... read more

360 Degree Video Reveals Every Angle of Mirvish+Gehry Toronto

Mirvish+Gehry Toronto, Projectcore, Gehry Partners
February 6, 2015 9:55 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
The word "iconic" gets a lot of mileage in architecture discussions, being used to describe special buildings all over the world, large and small. Few buildings in a city, if any, should have this ... read more

Mirvish+Gehry Toronto Gets an Update at IIDEX

Mirvish+Gehry Toronto, Gehry Partners LLP, Projectcore
December 3, 2014 7:25 pm | by Craig White | Comments
Mirvish+Gehry Toronto, the 82 and 92-storey tower project planned for King Street West in Downtown Toronto has been updated a bit in time for a keynote address at IIDEX Canada today, the national ... read more

Landmark Mirvish+Gehry Development Approved by City

Mirvish + Gehry Toronto, Projectcore Inc., Gehry Partners
July 10, 2014 1:10 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
Toronto's next major landmark is one step closer to fruition thanks to today's vote at City Council supporting Toronto Planning staff's recommendations to approve the current application plan for ... read more

Smaller But Taller Mirvish+Gehry 2.0 Reboots Landmark Proposal

May 28, 2014 11:00 am | by Craig White | Comments
The beta version of Mirvish+Gehry 2.0 has arrived. It's 2.0 because we are looking at a fresh new proposal now—not just the latest iteration of the initial proposal—and beta because what you'll ... read more

Mirvish+Gehry Development Negotiations To Continue

Mirvish+Gehry Toronto, Projectcore, Gehry Partners
December 20, 2013 5:30 pm | by Michael Harris | Comments
Negotiations are set to continue between David Mirvish and the City of Toronto regarding the ambitious and controversial Mirvish+Gehry development proposed for King Street West. The ... read more

Debate Over Mirvish+Gehry Redevelopment Proposal Heats Up

Mirvish+Gehry Toronto, Projectcore, Gehry Achitects, Toronto, Ontarios
November 26, 2013 4:00 pm | by Matthew Lavoie | Comments
The proposal for the Mirvish+Gehry development has been polarizing ever since it was first presented. Proponents of the Projectcore development argue that Toronto needs to get over its timidity, ... read more

Topping Off August 2013: What's Hot on UrbanToronto

Loblaws proposal, Toronto
September 3, 2013 1:50 pm | by Izabela Molendowski | Comments
As the summer comes to a close, the squeals of children playing outdoors fades as parents ship them off to school, and the blistering heat slowly transitions to crisp autumn air. It's also a time ... read more

Mirvish+Gehry Website Revamped, Social Media Established

Looking north at the King Street frontage of the Mirvish+Gehry towers, image cou
August 16, 2013 5:40 pm | by Craig White | Comments
Projectcore, the company behind plans for the landmark Mirvish+Gehry proposal in Toronto's Entertainment District, has revamped their website for the project while also establishing both a ... read more

Topping Off June 2013: What Was Hot on UrbanToronto

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July 2, 2013 5:50 pm | by Stephanie Calvet | Comments
Discussions continue on the pros and cons of city densification, but vertical development is happening in Toronto and sometimes it feels that there's no stopping it. Condo construction is the ... read more

Zeidler, Vaughan, and Mirvish Talk Heritage in the Entertainment District

Mirvish+Gehry with surrounding Entertainment District projects, Toronto
April 29, 2013 3:50 pm | by Craig White | Comments
It used to be in Toronto that height was the number one issue when considering new buildings. That's not necessarily so anymore; many people now would rather talk about how a project meets the ... read more

Sneak Peek: David Mirvish on His Art Collection and Gallery Plans

Jack Bush “Floating Banner” 1968   a/c 87" x 81 1/2”
April 26, 2013 5:26 pm | by Craig White | Comments
There are countless things to say, and discuss, about the Mirvish+Gehry proposal for King Street West in Downtown Toronto. The condo and cultural centre development has been presented for ... read more

Photo of the Day: Boom Town

Skyline From the West
March 8, 2013 12:00 am | by Dylan Giuliano | Comments
With the announcement this week that Toronto has overtaken Chicago as the 4th largest city on the continent, it's hard not to admire how much our evermore dense and vibrant urban centre has ... read more

Architect Craig Webb Expands on plans for Mirvish+Gehry Toronto

Mirvish+Gehry, Toronto
February 22, 2013 6:55 pm | by Stephanie Calvet | Comments
Close to five months since UrbanToronto first broke the story of the extraordinary Mirvish+Gehry development plan for Toronto's Entertainment District, a second public consultation regarding the ... read more

Craig Webb of Gehry Architects Talks Evolving Mirvish+Gehry Plans

Cloud podium concept by Gehry Partners, Mirvish+Gehry Toronto
February 19, 2013 5:10 pm | by Craig White | Comments
When Dr. Sara Diamond announced the details of the Princess of Wales Centre for Visual Arts at OCAD University last week, more than mere numbers and practicalities were laid out for the audience ... read more

Details Emerge for OCAD U at Mirvish+Gehry Project

Mirvish+Gehry OCAD University Princess of Wales Centre for Visual Arts
February 14, 2013 7:30 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
This morning, OCAD University President and Vice-Chancellor Dr. Sara Diamond was joined by David Mirvish along with Craig Webb of Gehry Partners LLP, to unveil more detailed plans for the ... read more

Stunning Rendering of Toronto's Future Skyline

Rendering of Future Toronto Skyline Upside-Down Marketing and Design
December 21, 2012 4:55 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
2012 has been a frenzied year for development in Toronto. The ongoing building boom has added dozens of notable buildings to our skyline, with several more currently under-construction and even ... read more