Altius Architecture in Construction in Focus magazine

Altius Featured in Construction In Focus Magazine

The transition to green housing has been happening rapidly. In the 1990s and 2000s, many renovations in Toronto were more cosmetic. Now consumers are more concerned about the quality of the building envelope and its mechanical systems…

Cathy Garrido partner at Altius Architecture

Italian Stone Design Conference

By: Cathy Garrido | I had the pleasure of visiting Verona, Italy this past September to attend the Marmomaac “Designing with Natural Stone” Program…

Home of the Week

Altius Featured in the Toronto Star

This contemporary, luxury home is built into a ravine and steps away from High Park and Grenadier Pond.“When I first purchased this home over three years ago, I was determined to take advantage of the incredible and unique waterfront lot. The intended design I envisioned was to create views of the pond and park…

Altius Architecture in Globe and Mail home of the week for Swansea project luxury home Toronto

Altius Featured in the Globe and Mail

A handful of Swansea residents can claim a slice of this natural preserve as their backyard. The house at 25 Ellis Park Rd. is one of a few built on the wooded hills that slope down to the western shore of the pond…


Altius Featured in National Post

The owner of this sleek contemporary home, docked on a high-profile Lower Beach corner, acknowledges his house caused quite a stir almost from the moment it started going up. “We often see people looking up at it as they go by on their way down to the beach,” he laughs…

Prefabrication Parry Sound

Sustain Design Studio Celebrates the Launch

The FedNor funding announcement addressed support for infrastructure development at the Parry Sound Area Municipal Airport industrial site. Additionally the funding will support the ongoing operations of the Parry Sound Area Community Business and Development Centre (CBDC) allowing the organization to fund a variety of…


Toronto Harbourfront Centre Opens Winter Exhibition

The scale of the exhibition series ranged from the miniature ceramic animals precariously floating in space, by Grace Eun Mi Lee, to the sculptural wall, by rzlbd, anchoring the architectural exhibition. nkA added a triptych of models to the gallery upstairs in an exhibition Altius was proud to participate in. Special thanks to…


Gladstone Hotel Exhibition Goes Out In Flames

The week long event which takes over the first three floors of the hotel always provides a unique display experience for Toronto’s alternative arts scene. The second floor exhibition curated by Deborah Wang and Noa Bronstein provides the opportunity for young designers to design their own space with complete…