Some condos are vertical villages in name only. The residents co-exist, but there is no community, no commonality. They never coalesce into neighbourhoods.
ART (map), a new midrise condo planned for the Queen West area, has been designed holistically to encourage a true mix of buyers. With 68 different floor plans for 148 suites, it exudes individuality.
Each floor will function as a mini-neighbourhood, says Sandro Zanini, of Hariri Pontarini Architects, whose firm designed the 11-storey building along with David Oleson of Oleson Worland Architects.
Read the full article, “Making ART of living small” at yourhome.ca (March 13, 2010).