Condominium Profile: 60 Absolute Absolutely The ‘Best In Class’

The adjective, ‘Best in Class’ refers to a product considered superior to other competitors with the same category or segment. It is a phrase used widely in the technology, services, products and management industry but when Gino Sette, Chair of BAC speaks of ‘Best in Class’ he is referring specifically to the commitment that he […]

Light Show

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10 unique buildings in Canada that you have to add to your ‘must-see’ list

10 unique buildings in Canada that you have to add to your ‘must-see’ list From creative executions, curious shapes and concepts that will make your head spin, some of the world’s most unconventional buildings can be found between the North’s coastlines. Though we love tall city towers and modern downtown office buildings, it’s really the […]

Winners Announced in Mississauga’s 2020 People’s Choice Urban Design Awards

City building | October 19, 2020 Absolute World Tower Phase IV and  Meadowvale Community Centre and Library are the top picks in Mississauga’s 2020 People’s Choice Urban Design Awards. Additional top selections include the Applewood Landmark building, Xerox Research Centre, Mississauga Celebration Square and Central Library and Civic Square. This year’s People’s Choice Award nominees featured a retrospective of 70 previous […]

Absolute Towers change lights to green and yellow to honour Humboldt tragedy

Absolute Towers change lights to green and yellow to honour Humboldt tragedy As tribute to the victims of the Humboldt Broncos tragedy, Mississauga’s Absolute Towers change the lights at the top of the building to match the green and yellow of the Broncos up until Tuesday, April 10. The lights on the City Centre condo, […]

New interactive photos show Mississauga construction projects from then and now

New interactive photos show Mississauga construction projects from then and now Anybody who’s spent any time in Mississauga can tell you just how much the city has grown over the past couple of decades. Some may even wistfully long for the days when it was filled with huge open swathes of developable land that hadn’t […]

The 21 Greatest Buildings of the 21st Century

The 21 Greatest Buildings of the 21st Century So often we look beyond the walls of our surroundings in an attempt to grasp everything around us — to better understand our place. Where are we? When are we? Nowhere is this more aptly embodied than in the throes of architecture. From pole to pole, the […]

Absolute Towers

Absolute Towers LocationMississauga, CanadaYear2012 Modernism has a famous motto: A house is a machine for living in. However, as the machines and the society constructed upon it have experienced dramatic changes, how should we understand today’s architecture now? What message should the architecture convey if she is distancing away from the industrial age? Like other […]

An ‘Absolute’ game breaker

An ‘Absolute’ game breaker Too often in the past, Mississauga’s development was ill defined, and ill fitting for a young city on the make. It was, in most cases, it was just plain boring. But there’s something poetic about Absolute Towers, better known in these parts as the curvy Marilyn Monroe condos on Highway 10 […]

Marilyn Monroes have sky-high curves

Marilyn Monroes have sky-high curves They’ve got her sky-high curves and international admirers. A pair of voluptuous Mississauga condo towers is now in league with Hollywood’s most famous blonde — as well as the world’s best new skyscrapers. The Absolute Towers, the first nicknamed the “Marilyn Monroe,” were awarded the prize of Best Tall Buildings […]