2016 Toronto Doors Open May 28th -May 29th

By
Real Estate Sales Representative with Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Toronto Realty

"Old ideas can sometimes use new buildingsNew ideas must use old buildings." - The Death and Life of Great American Cities by Jane Jacobs.

 

The 2016 Annual Doors Open event is coming up scheduled for the last weekend of May . This year's theme is "Re-used, Re-visited, Revised", with up to 130 rare and historically significant buildings open to the public for architectural tours. A number of buildings fall under the adaptive-reuse theme, and happens to be one of my favorite architectural topics.

 

For the first time, there will be a feature keynote speaker. Industrial Designer Karim Rashid has been invited to speak at the DX on May 27th on the Future of Design.

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You can find the list of buildings open for public tours here.

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Contact me to find out more about Toronto Design-focused Real Estate Solutions for your needs.

 

Anne Lok, Real Estate Broker

Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Toronto Realty Inc. Brokerage

287 Davenport Road Unit 1
Toronto ON M5R 1J9

direct: 416-799-9632

office: 416-504-6133 

 

Comments (1)

Joan Cox
House to Home, Inc. - Denver Real Estate - 720-231-6373 - Denver, CO
Denver Real Estate - Selling One Home at a Time

Anne, sounds like a great opportunity to see different architectural designs.   

May 15, 2016 12:18 AM
Anne Lok

I look forward to it every year. Good excuse to get more blogging juice.

May 15, 2016 11:03 AM