Tuesday, July 22, 2014 - 1:00pm

TORONTO, ON — The University of Toronto’s Green Roof Innovation Testing Laboratory (GRIT Lab) at the John H. Daniels Faculty of Architecture, Landscape, and Design has launched a new research project and web application that will expand its award-winning investigation of the performance of green roofs in Canadian urban environments — and allow it to better share the results with the broader public.

Monday, July 21, 2014 - 11:30am

Associate Professor Robert Levit has published a critical essay on sustainability’s role in forming design practices in the newly released book The Return of Nature: Sustaining Architecture in the Face of Sustainability, edited by Preston Scott Cohen and Erika Naginski.

Tuesday, July 15, 2014 - 11:45am

The Daniels Faculty would like to extend its congratulations to the winners of the Homegrown Design Challenge, launched this spring by Workshop Architecture and the David Suzuki Foundation.

The two winning submissions were selected from those who responded to an open call to submit ideas for "low-cost, easy-to-implement green design solutions for yards, alleys, commercial properties and schoolyards."

Tuesday, July 8, 2014 - 11:30am

Work by Daniels Faculty Alumni Jimenez Lai (MArch 2007) and his firm Bureau Spectacular will be featured in the exhibition, Flipping Properties, from July 11 to September 14, 2014. The exhibition will take place in an unconventional location: a laneway in Toronto's Little Portugal neighbourhood.