2017.01.01
poiesis architecture featured in Design Lines 2017 spring issue.
2016.10.10
Project milestone: Design underway for new daycare in Toronto’s east end.
2016.10.01
Project milestone: Revitalized entry for the University of Guelph’s Department of Population Medicine completed!
2016.09.01
Project milestone: Design underway for new private residence in Toronto.
2016.06.01
Project milestone: Design underway for new four-plex building in downtown Toronto.
manda group

size:
4500 sq ft
location:
toronto, on.
completed:
2014
with sibling architects

36 a

size:
240 sq ft
location:
toronto, on.
completed:
ongoing
with sibling architects

469 s

size:
3800 sq ft
location:
toronto, on.
completed:
ongoing

5 e

size:
2500 sq ft
location:
toronto, on.
completed:
2015
with sibling architects

145 w

size:
550 sq ft
location:
toronto, on.
completed:
2015
with sibling architects

remedios terrarium

size:
n/a
location:
montreal, qc.
completed:
2008
with topological media lab

Process
Before we put pencil to paper, we have a conversation. Listening to your needs and aspirations forms the foundation of the design process.
As architects, our deep understanding of building and construction allows us to present you with a design that is feasible and visionary. We’re with you at every step along the way, from initial concept to complete product. We ensure that the results are as inspiring as that first conversation.
We bring together talented professionals, engineers, fabricators, and builders, who are as committed to making your vision a reality as we are. We work with a range of budgets. And we manage the process of obtaining permits and working with the authorities.
Values
We are dedicated to capturing light, creating spaces that flow effortlessly, and using materials that last generations. All of this in the service of crafting a project that responds to the particular way you live.
Our mission is twofold: to elevate your everyday experience of your environment. And to provide you with a service that ensures you enjoy the process of making that space.
Biography
Gregory Beck Rubin
M.Arch, OAA, LEED AP
Gregory’s curiosity has driven him to work with clients on projects ranging from custom homes to community centres, learning and research environments to workplaces and showrooms, art installations to stage sets.
He has worked for leading design professionals in Montreal, Winnipeg, and Toronto, and is an advocate for design excellence. Closely engaged with his client’s needs and aspirations, he draws on his varied experiences to design and shepherd through innovative results. Sustainability is an important element of Gregory’s design process. He was the Toronto office’s Sustainable Design Leader for Perkins+Will.
Prior to establishing poiesis architecture, Gregory co-founded Sibling Architects, an architecture studio focusing on modern design.
Gregory is the recipient of the Manitoba Association of Architects Comprehensive Design Thesis Medal and he has presented and published his work Canada and China.
193 Sorauren Avenue,
Toronto M6R 2E7