Category Archives: Profile

The Queensway Visionaries, retailer profiles

Independent retailers and restauranteurs are remaking The Queensway into a residential “main street,” and a destination in and of itself. Today, The Queensway’s renewed vigour has attracted a growing number of independent merchants and restauranteurs. They have created a new

The Queensway Visionaries, retailer profiles

Independent retailers and restauranteurs are remaking The Queensway into a residential “main street,” and a destination in and of itself. Today, The Queensway’s renewed vigour has attracted a growing number of independent merchants and restauranteurs. They have created a new

The Top Industrial Design Schools in Europe and the U.K.

When it comes to shaping the next generation of innovators and thinkers in design, these are the top industrial design schools in Europe and the U.K. The catch-all discipline of industrial design now embraces a multitude of creative streams beyond

The Top Industrial Design Schools in Europe and the U.K.

When it comes to shaping the next generation of innovators and thinkers in design, these are the top industrial design schools in Europe and the U.K. The catch-all discipline of industrial design now embraces a multitude of creative streams beyond

The Top Industrial Design Schools in North America

When it comes to shaping the next generation of innovators and thinkers in design, these are the top industrial design schools in North America. The catch-all discipline of industrial design now embraces a multitude of creative streams beyond mere lighting

The Top Industrial Design Schools in North America

When it comes to shaping the next generation of innovators and thinkers in design, these are the top industrial design schools in North America. The catch-all discipline of industrial design now embraces a multitude of creative streams beyond mere lighting

Lambert and the light

Mid-century Modern nostalgia emanates from Lambert & Fils, a storefront on rapidly gentrifying rue Beaubien, once a no man’s land between Montreal’s Mile End and Little Italy neighbourhoods. Inside the decorative lighting store, the twitching filaments of Edison bulbs, the

Lambert and the light

Mid-century Modern nostalgia emanates from Lambert & Fils, a storefront on rapidly gentrifying rue Beaubien, once a no man’s land between Montreal’s Mile End and Little Italy neighbourhoods. Inside the decorative lighting store, the twitching filaments of Edison bulbs, the

Four studios in Montreal that are hitting it big

Working out of the city’s brick-clad warehouse lofts, these local firms are creating highly experimental works in graphic design, video installation, furniture and interiors.  For full text, click “View full size” at bottom-right in the slide show. Or, continue below. BAILLAT

Four studios in Montreal that are hitting it big

Working out of the city’s brick-clad warehouse lofts, these local firms are creating highly experimental works in graphic design, video installation, furniture and interiors.  For full text, click “View full size” at bottom-right in the slide show. Or, continue below. BAILLAT

Tools of the Trade 2000: Quebec’s Vocational and Technical Career Guide

This guidebook that can help you start an exciting new career. Inside you will find five features on “gold-collar” workers and the new global and profiles of 81 graduates of vocational and technical programs offered in English by the Quebec

Tools of the Trade 2000: Quebec’s Vocational and Technical Career Guide

This guidebook that can help you start an exciting new career. Inside you will find five features on “gold-collar” workers and the new global and profiles of 81 graduates of vocational and technical programs offered in English by the Quebec

Editor-in-chief, english section, accounting careers

Annual publication on accounting careers, direct distribution in September to Quebec’s accounting students province-wide. “Accountants in control” by Oana Avasilichioaie Many accountants work in positions of power as chiefs of industry at companies throughout Quebec and Canada. For example, Sheila

Editor-in-chief, english section, accounting careers

Annual publication on accounting careers, direct distribution in September to Quebec’s accounting students province-wide. “Accountants in control” by Oana Avasilichioaie Many accountants work in positions of power as chiefs of industry at companies throughout Quebec and Canada. For example, Sheila

Editor-in-chief, English section, law careers

Annual publication on law careers, direct distribution in September to Quebec’s law students province-wide. English Section “More cultural diversity in legal professions” by Meg Hewings Visible minorities are currently underrepresented in the legal profession in Quebec, but times are changing Pie IX

Editor-in-chief, English section, law careers

Annual publication on law careers, direct distribution in September to Quebec’s law students province-wide. English Section “More cultural diversity in legal professions” by Meg Hewings Visible minorities are currently underrepresented in the legal profession in Quebec, but times are changing Pie IX

Landscape Design without Grass

N8: Claude Cormier. Claude Cormier is Canada’s landscape starchitect. A playful contrarian, he has brought Warholesque change to his field, a seismic shift. He has a penchant for props, rather than potted plants, in his whimsical, entertaining designs, like blue sticks, pink balls or an 11-meter

Landscape Design without Grass

N8: Claude Cormier. Claude Cormier is Canada’s landscape starchitect. A playful contrarian, he has brought Warholesque change to his field, a seismic shift. He has a penchant for props, rather than potted plants, in his whimsical, entertaining designs, like blue sticks, pink balls or an 11-meter

Robert Silverman, AKA Bicycle Bob

Culminating in the inauguration of the Claire Morisette bike path downtown and the runaway success of BIXI, the first decade of the 21st century was a watershed for cycling in Montréal. Robert Silverman, the quixotic co-founder, in 1975, of Le

Robert Silverman, AKA Bicycle Bob

Culminating in the inauguration of the Claire Morisette bike path downtown and the runaway success of BIXI, the first decade of the 21st century was a watershed for cycling in Montréal. Robert Silverman, the quixotic co-founder, in 1975, of Le