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  1. Bogtrotter liked AlvinofDiaspar's post in the thread Toronto | Ontario Court of Justice Toronto | ?m | 17s | Infrastructure Ontar | Renzo Piano.

    I wonder if the cladding is terracotta - like Central St. Giles:...

    Feb 23, 2018 at 6:40 PM
  2. Bogtrotter liked Koops65's post in the thread Toronto | Ontario Court of Justice Toronto | ?m | 17s | Infrastructure Ontar | Renzo Piano.

    Here is another view after fixing up my model: [IMG]

    Feb 23, 2018 at 6:40 PM
  3. Bogtrotter liked AlvinofDiaspar's post in the thread Toronto | Ontario Court of Justice Toronto | ?m | 17s | Infrastructure Ontar | Renzo Piano.

    Oh and the hypodermic spire - it is a very Renzo Piano thing. AoD

    Feb 23, 2018 at 6:40 PM
  4. Bogtrotter liked ProjectEnd's post in the thread Richmond Adelaide Centre: 120 & 130 Adelaide St W Recladding (WZMH Architects).

    Utter vandals: [ATTACH]

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  5. Bogtrotter replied to the thread Toronto | Ontario Court of Justice Toronto | ?m | 17s | Infrastructure Ontar | Renzo Piano.

    That would make for a nice change. Something perhaps more along the lines of this: [IMG] http://facadesconfidential.blogspot.ca In...

    Feb 23, 2018 at 4:54 PM
  6. Bogtrotter replied to the thread Toronto | Ontario Court of Justice Toronto | ?m | 17s | Infrastructure Ontar | Renzo Piano.

    It should block the view of some pretty subpar buildings currently visible from the square. There's also a of concrete in this area so...

    Feb 23, 2018 at 3:30 PM
  7. Bogtrotter liked junctionist's post in the thread Toronto | Ontario Court of Justice Toronto | ?m | 17s | Infrastructure Ontar | Renzo Piano.

    You can see that it will be prominently visible from Nathan Phillips Square, towering above the Superior Court of Justice and also...

    Feb 23, 2018 at 3:01 PM
  8. Bogtrotter liked ADRM's post in the thread Toronto | 415 Yonge | 239m | 61s | Marwest | Kirkor Architects.

    No, no; this is Kirkor.

    Feb 23, 2018 at 2:55 PM
  9. Bogtrotter replied to the thread Toronto | 415 Yonge | 239m | 61s | Marwest | Kirkor Architects.

    I'm more amazed that a group of intelligent creative professionals sat around a table and came up with this. Bewildering.

    Feb 23, 2018 at 2:49 PM
  10. Bogtrotter replied to the thread Toronto | Ontario Court of Justice Toronto | ?m | 17s | Infrastructure Ontar | Renzo Piano.

    The interiors look good, if they're anything like the Morgan Library in NY this could be a real gem.

    Feb 22, 2018 at 1:22 PM
  11. Bogtrotter liked Larissa Doherty's post in the thread Toronto | YC Condos -- Yonge at College | 198m | 66s | Canderel | Graziani + Corazza.

    From walking past the base of the tower this morning and seeing the ghastly orange spandrel, I couldn't help but pull up photos of the...

    YC Condo.png IMG_3172.jpg IMG_3174.jpg Feb 22, 2018 at 1:15 PM
  12. Bogtrotter liked Goldie's post in the thread Evocative Images of Lost Toronto.

    Canadian Pacific Railway Company pamphlet 1931 [ATTACH]

    Canadian Pacific Railway Company pamphlet 1931.jpg Feb 22, 2018 at 11:30 AM
  13. Bogtrotter replied to the thread Visited Montreal for the first time. Some questions about their Metro system.

    I think both cities have comparable densities overall, Montreal slightly higher per sq km. But what is different and interesting is how...

    Feb 22, 2018 at 11:11 AM