The Project

In partnership with Rise For Architecture, the Angus Reid Institute surveyed Canadians on their perspectives on their built environment. What do they want from architecture in their community beyond aesthetics - physically, spiritually, socially, culturally, economically?

The Report

Rise for Architecture: Reshaping Communities: Discontent with community design drives a push for more inclusive architecture

Accessibility, aesthetics, and sustainability equally important to Canadians in new building construction April 11, 2022 – Canada’s population dynamics have been changing in recent years, as the COVID-19 pandemic has drawn many Canadians away from urban centres and closer to

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About the Partners

About Rise for Architecture:

Rise for Architecture is a national, volunteer-led committee of architects, educators, advocates and organizations that regulate the architectural profession in Canada. Since 2016, they have been hosting conversations to learn what Canadians want and need in their communities.

About Angus Reid Institute:

The Angus Reid Institute (ARI) was founded in October 2014 by pollster and sociologist, Dr. Angus Reid. ARI is a national, not-for-profit, non-partisan public opinion research foundation established to enhance and encourage better understanding of political, cultural and socioeconomic issues affecting Canadians. ARI commissions, conducts and disseminates original, publicly accessible and impartial statistical public opinion polling research and policy analysis.

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