All Projects

Bank of Montreal

Stantec Architecture Ltd.

14 Jun 2013

The build-out on the 28th floor of First Canadian Place in Toronto is a large alternative workplace strategy initiative for BMO that also serves as the design and execution benchmark for all future BMObility facilities. The conceptual strategy was hardened through the need to accommodate two very distinct lines of business - Media Communications and Human Resources. Our spatial paradigm had to be

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Export Development Canada Headquarters 159 Slater Street, Ottawa, ON

Chmiel Architects

14 Jun 2013

Export Development Canada (EDC) is a Canadian Crown Corporation, providing financial solutions to Canadian companies that do business in other countries. With the long term leases on their two outdated Ottawa facilities expiring, EDC saw an opportunity to not only consolidate and house their operations under one roof, but to re-evaluate their current work processes, align them with their business

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Alterna Savings Flagship Branch 112 Kent Street, Ottawa, ON

Chmiel Architects

14 Jun 2013

Alterna Savings is a credit union with roots dating back a century in Canada. Chmiel Architects was selected as their creative partner to develop the design of their new flagship branch, located in downtown Ottawa. This was an important opportunity to reinvigorate their brand, and attract new membership. It was essential that the new space reflect Alterna's values of "people first", excellence

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Caffe Streets – Chicago, Illinois

Norsman architects

14 Jun 2013

Located on Wicker Park's vibrant Division Street, Caffe Streets balances a "social" coffee house atmosphere with a highly functional Masters Barista bar designed for craft coffee making. Reinforcing the owner's belief that the street is a vital component of our urban community, elements of the street are brought into the cafe.  As you enter, a seven foot tall photo light-box of the

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Montreux Jazz café

Portland Design

14 Jun 2013

Project/Design Brief: To create a new premium flagship store experience for the Montreux Jazz Café located with Harrod's London, which will represent the next generation of MJCs. The concept needs to transmit the whole energy, passion of the festival & festival enthusiasts within a physical space and across multiple customer touch points. It is important to make the brand emotionally

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