Tag Archives: architecture

July 02

Fairmont Royal York Hotel’s 90th Birthday Celebration – Mon. Jun. 24, 2019

by A.J. Lam The Royal York Hotel, one of Canada’s iconic landmark hotels, originally as part of Canadian Pacific, now as part of Fairmont and Accor Hotels, celebrated its 90th anniversary in grand style with a majestic transformation and ultimate luxury ushering a new era. After the public unveiling, with the official ribbon-cutting presided by […]

IIDEXCanada Opening Night Show Floor Cocktail Party, Wed.,Dec. 3, 2014@MTCC

By A.J.Lam Canada’s National Design and Architecture Exposition and Conference held its opening night cocktail party, Canada’s largest trade only networking party, on the show floor of the MTCC North, giving a great opportunity to reconnect with old colleagues and to network with new connections among the keynotes (David Rockwell, David Mirvish, David Nam of […]

Michelangelo-Quest For Genius-Oct.,18th 2014-Jan.11th,2015@AGO

By A.J. Lam The AGO’s special exhibition Michelangelo: “Quest for Genius” gives Toronto its first glimpse of more than 25 drawings by the Renaissance sculptor, painter, poet and architect Michelangelo di Lodovico Buonarroti (b. 1475). Opening on Oct. 18, 2014, and remaining on view until Jan. 11, 2015, the exhibition presents sketches from the artist […]

DX: Style + Substance Talk at Design Exchange (October 28, 2014)

by A.J. Lam Inspired by Politics of Fashion | Fashion of Politics, held at the Design Exchange (DX), this rapid-fire presentation – where each speaker has approximately 20 slides (for 20 seconds each) – features trendsetters, tastemakers and creatives who discuss their fashion inspirations and favourite iconic styles and moments. In six minutes and 40 seconds, presenters […]