January 16th, 2015 § Comments Off on CBC Information Morning Interview § permalink
Bob Murphy from CBC Information Morning interviewed Brian MacKay-Lyons during which they discuss the Ghost Conference, critical regionalist architecture, and the Local Architecture: Building Place, Craft & Community book being launched.
To download a MP3 of the interview you can click here. You can also stream the interview by clicking the play button below.
January 8th, 2015 § Comments Off on Local Architecture Hits Book Stores! § permalink
It has been three years since the Ideas in Things (Ghost 13) conference and now the book which documents this event and the work of this ‘school’ of architects is available. Local Architecture: Building Place, Craft & Community by Brian MacKay-Lyons and edited by Robert McCarter can be purchased online or in book stores internationally.
January 8th, 2015 § Comments Off on Brian MacKay-Lyons & His South Shore Utopia § permalink
allNovaScotia.com has recently published an article featuring Brian MacKay-Lyons and his South Shore community – shobac.
The article describes how shobac got started, how it has grown and evolved since the beginning, and outlines some current activities at the site including a new house being built and 2 lots being offered for sale.
To read the full article, please click here. Please note: you will need a subscription to access the full article.