The CCA exhibition program forges links between architectural thinking and practice, addressing contemporary issues via historical perspectives and an engagement with social, environmental, and political themes.

Rooms You May Have Missed

4 November 2014 to 19 April 2015 Main galleries


To look at most architecture today is to be left wanting. Normalized forms smooth over cultural differences, seemingly intent on vacating... read more

Industrial Architecture: Ábalos & Herreros selected by OFFICE Kersten Geers David Van Severen

12 March to 17 May 2015


The work of Ábalos & Herreros is a conscious mirror of architecture and time. Though their practice started in the mid-eighties, it was ultimately...read more

Canadian Megaform

Opens 10 September 2014 Hall Cases


Conceptualized by the metabolist architect Fumihiko Maki in 1964, the term megaform initially referred to a formal organization consisting...read more

selections from exhibitions

Media and Machines marks the second phase of the research project initiated with the 2013 exhibition Archaeology of the Digital. Curated by... read more

Curated by architect Greg Lynn, Archaeology of the Digital is conceived as an investigation into the foundations of digital architecture at... read more

The beginning of the 1950s was a moment of global upheaval. From India to Morocco, from Guatemala to Indochina, the process of decolonization... read more

The mound of Vendôme is a seemingly simple yet provocative artifact: an earthwork that became a central part of a radical attempt to transform... read more