Tag Archives: art deco

20170118. The Eglinton Grand, a national historic site and elaborate and luxurious example of Art Deco architecture (1936), is back as an elegant event space. #Toronto, #architecture, Canada’s Historic Places

20170118. The Eglinton Grand, a national historic site and elabo

20160415. An impressive Concourse Building facsimile (100 Adelaide St W) has returned to our skyline embedded in the EY Tower, replete with fine Art Deco detailing.

20160415. An impressive facsimile of the Concourse Building at 1

20160312. All that remains of the 1928 Art Deco Loblaws Grocerterias Warehouse (Lakeshore and Bathurst, Toronto).

20160312. All that remains of the 1928 Art Deco Loblaws Grocerterias Warehouse (Lakeshore and Bathurst, Toronto). Photo20130804_0172-6DDon’t worry as they are going to be “re-establisng an original” by saving 100,000 bricks and stonework for the West and South faces with a couple of condo towers behind and an addition on top.

20150709. A full-length view of Toronto’s palace of purification (RC Harris Water Treatment Plant Filtration Building, Art Deco, c.1941).

20150709. A full-length view of Toronto's palace of purificationRestoration completed by CH2M Hill with heritage consultant Taylor Hazell Architects Ltd.