The Design Agency is an award-winning Toronto based design consultancy. Managed by partners and long-time friends Allen Chan, Matt Davis and Anwar Mekhayech, the studio unites architectural, interior design, industrial design, branding and digital design expertise. The Imperial Oil building which opened in 1957 has since been converted by Camrost-Felcorp and the Design Agency team into one of Toronto's most desirable condo addresses.
II BY IV DESIGN. founded by Dan Menchions and Keith Keith Rushbrook is based in Toronto with a second Office in New York. The internationally recognized firm has built a reputation for creativity that is matched by some of the best working drawing in the business. After receiving over 250 awards, the team continues to travel the globe in search of inspiration and to keep in touch with emerging trends and technologies.
Cecconi Simone Inc. is a multi-disciplinary interior design practice based in Toronto, privately owned and operated by Elaine Cecconi and Anna Simone. Established in 1982, Cecconi Simone has produced award-winning designs in the retail, corporate, hotel-hospitality and residential sectors in Canada, the United States and overseas in Anguilla, British West Indies, Italy, Dubai and Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates; India and China.
UNION31 is a multi-disciplinary design firm based out of Toronto that specializes in hospitality and condominium developments, as well as, private residential homes. Lead by Creative Principals Kelly Cray, Neil Jonsohn and Alex Chapman, as well as, Financial Principal Nancy Dyson UNION31 has established a solid reputation for design excellence throughout North America and the Caribbean.
AyA partnered with award winning architect and designer Johnson Chou. The project BASE, is a seamless blend of form and function, Base consists of a universal base unit upon which living, dining, kitchen, bed, bath and storage components can be plugged into to create a flexible, infinitely aesthetic. With swiss army-like efficiency, the kitchen island features both a concealed cooktop that when revealed provides additional work-surface and a pivoting dining table that can be stored when not in use.
After working with AyA on her hit show Divine Design, top designer Candice Olson again collaborated with AyA Kitchens for her new show Candice Tells All. The kitchen in the image are from a loft project with a small footprint but high ceilings. Candice works her magic creating a functional space with warm sleek horizontal lines of the Cirrus Cocoa Zebrano slab door paired with our Zenith Mirado aluminum framed doors for high contrast and drama.
Mike Niven Interior Design in conjunction with Fram Developments have turned this ex office building into urban chic condo suites, taking advantage of the existing structure's beauty with ten foot ceilings and exposed ductwork. The kitchens are finished with AyA cabinetry using contrasting Black and Ivory High Gloss laminate doors. Open display cabinets flanking the hood add to the minimalist appeal of this kitchen.
A beautiful kitchen in neutral tones shows off the versatile of clean, simple design lines. Crystal's vision for this family kitchen was to accommodate the household's busy schedule and needs by creating more space and knocking down the family room wall to merge the two spaces together. This move not only created more space but also brought back functionality.
Challenging designers to create bold, unique and innovative design is what the biggest design show in the country is all about, and is exactly what AyA in collaboration with design firm Tomas Pearce created for the Interior Design Show 2012. Inspired by the challenges of condo living by maximizing minimal space the show booth featured sleek, Chelsea Black High Gloss slab pocket doors that tucked away when the kitchen is in use, or that can be pulled out to conceal the cabinetry and appliances.
Sleek, modern, yet classic - an unlikely combination comes to IDSWEST in AyA's collaboration with Kelly Deck Design. The Lauch of AyA's Moss colour was very well received at Vancouver's 2012 IDSwest display; a definite hit among kitchen consumers as well as the design community. Featuring the clean lines of our Manhattan door in our Moss finish, this stunning display showcases modern features combined with classic simplicity.
BYU Design was founded in 2003 by its principals, Cheryl Broadhead and Ada Bonini. Since inception, their energy and fresh approach to interior design has created successful results for a wide variety of projects both locally and internationally. BYU's reputation is built on a solid portfolio of multi-unit residential projects ranging in scale from condo conversions, townhouses and low-rise construction, to multi-tower high-rise projects.