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July 06, 2017 – Urban Toronto

130 QQE Nearing Final Height at Daniels Waterfront

New construction is in the process of creating new residential and employment lands in Toronto’s nascent East Bayfront district. Among the pioneering developments set to prime the new neighbourhood with commercial, institutional, and residential density, Daniels Waterfront – City of the Arts.

July, 2017 – George Brown

The Daniels Corporation Partners with George Brown to Invest in Construction Sector

The Daniels Corporation generously donated $50,000 to George Brown College’s Centre for Construction and Engineering Technologies (CCET) during a ceremony on July 5, 2017 at Daniels Waterfront – City of the Arts community.

April 26, 2017 – Artscape

Coming 2018 – A new place to help artists & designers thrive

Artscape is proud to present Artscape Daniels Launchpad, a 30,000 square foot, one-stop art and design entrepreneurship hub opening in 2018 that provides affordable access to technology and tools of the trade, reframes entrepreneurship for creative people through innovative programming, and offers a gateway to services, funding, business opportunities and more.

April 25, 2017 – Property Biz Canada

Artscape Daniels Launchpad at City of the Arts

Toronto’s Daniels Waterfront — City of the Arts continues to roll along on the way to meeting completion target dates, and the April 21 announcement of the Artscape Daniels Launchpad is the latest step. Artscape Daniels Launchpad will be a one-stop art and design entrepreneurship hub opening in the summer of 2018.

April 24, 2017 – New In Homes

Artscape Daniels Launchpad receives $21.4 million in funding!

The Daniels Corporation, Artscape, and a number of artists, community members, and politicians gathered at the Daniels Waterfront – City of the Arts presentation centre to unveil Artscape Daniels Launchpad and announce reaching $21.4 million in funding!

April 21, 2017 – The Globe and Mail

Toronto incubator aims to bridge gap between art and business

Years ago, Tim Jones never would have called himself a businessman, even though he co-ordinated the grants and ticket sales that allowed his indie theatre productions to go on. Now the CEO of Artscape, a Toronto-based non-profit that supports creativity in communities, Mr. Jones says that many artists see a divide between the arts and the business world, and that their poor understanding of entrepreneurship disadvantages them in an expensive city like Toronto.

April 21, 2017 – Urban Toronto

$21.4M OF MULTI-LATERAL FUNDING PROPELS ARTSCAPE LAUNCHPAD

As construction ramps up at Daniels Waterfront – City of the Arts, the ambitiously mixed-use Toronto project’s programming is continuing to take shape, with new funding announced today for Artscape’s marquee ‘Launchpad.’ Now officially dubbed the Artscape Daniels Launchpad, the facility is being supported by $21.4 million of public and private-sector funds, with the art and design entrepreneurship hub, set to open in 2018.

January 24, 2017 – Urban Toronto

Daniels Waterfront: New Funding for OCAD and George Brown

As the commercial phase of Daniels Waterfront – City of the Arts gradually joins Toronto’s nascent East Bayfront skyline on Queens Quay, new information about the project’s mixed-use programming is continuing to emerge. This week, Federal funding announcements for George Brown College and OCAD University revealed new details of the substantial post-secondary facilities that will front the development.

January 24, 2017 – New In Homes

GEORGE BROWN COLLEGE ANNOUNCES THE INNOVATION EXCHANGE AND WATERFRONT CAMPUS AT DANIELS WATERFRONT – CITY OF THE ARTS

On January 23rd, George Brown College representatives, The Daniels Corporation, and members of the federal government, including Adam Vaughan, Member of Parliament for Spadina-Fort York, gathered at the Daniels Waterfront – City of the Arts presentation centre for a big announcement. George Brown College officially announced the Innovation Exchange and expansion of their waterfront campus in Toronto!

December 19, 2016 – Urban Toronto

DANIELS WATERFRONT PROGRESSING ACROSS FROM SUGAR BEACH

Toronto’s nascent East Bayfront district is abuzz with construction activity, as a new wave of waterfront projects will soon bring some vitality to a quiet stretch of Queens Quay. Among the most exciting projects underway in the burgeoning area, the 14-storey first phase of the mixed-use Daniels Waterfront – City of the Arts development is now making an impact on the intersection of Queens Quay East at Lower Jarvis.

August 18, 2016 – Urban Toronto

36-Storey Tower to Complete Daniels’ Waterfront Community

As construction of the mixed-use commercial portion of The Daniels Corporation‘s City of the Arts reaches above grade on Queens Quay, more information is quickly becoming available about the residential towers immediately to the north. Earlier this Summer, we got a fuller look at the 45-storey Lighthouse Tower, which will be the mixed-use community’s tallest building.

May 5, 2016 – Toronto Star

LIGHTHOUSE TOWER EMBRACES THE SHARING ECONOMY PHILOSOPHY

Some say that the social era is eroding our interpersonal skills and deteriorating our sense of community; however, condo developers are reviving the novelty of neighbourhood living by tailoring their projects to suit the growing sharing economy among young buyers.

October 22 – Globe and Mail

ARTS-THEMED HIGH-RISE COMMUNITY COMING TO QUEENS QUAY

The Daniels Corporation has launched the first phase of its arts-themed high-rise community on the Toronto Waterfront, surrounding the project with a cornucopia of cultural amenities.

October 16 – CANADIAN ART

ART MULTIPLEX ON TORONTO WATERFRONT

The former industrial lands located along Toronto’s downtown shoreline took another step towards revitalization this week with the announcement that OCAD University, not-for-profit urban development organization Artscape, and real-estate developer the Daniels Corporation will team up in a new creative hub located on the eastern waterfront.

October 16 – Next Home

DANIELS WATERFRONT – CITY OF THE ARTS

We recently had the opportunity to get a sneak peek of what The Daniels Corporation has planned for their brand new Toronto master-plan, Daniels Waterfront – City of the Arts. Daniels held a pre-preview event to share some new info about the project, and of course, we wouldn’t miss it!

October 15 – BisNow

DANIELS’ CITY OF THE ARTS DELIVERS ON ITS PROMISE

We recently had the opportunity to get a sneak peek of what The Daniels Corporation has planned for their brand new Toronto master-plan, Daniels Waterfront – City of the Arts. Daniels held a pre-preview event to share some new info about the project, and of course, we wouldn’t miss it!

October 15 – TorontoIST

A NEW ARTS FACILITY PLANNED FOR FORMER GUVERNMENT NIGHTCLUB SITE

A “live-work-play-learn-create” community is coming to Jarvis and Queens Quay.

October 15 – Toronto STAR

3 EXCITING ART ANNOUNCEMENTS AT DANIELS WATERFRONT

Following an exciting unveiling of public art at HighPark Condos last month, The Daniels Corporation went ahead and outdid themselves with the announcement of public art plans at Daniels Waterfront – City of the Arts (with a name like that a large contribution to Toronto’s art scene was kind of expected).

October 14 – BuzzBuzzHomes

DANIELS WATERFRONT – CITY OF THE ARTS ANNOUNCE PLANS FOR MAJOR PUBLIC ART INITIATIVE

Daniels Waterfront – City of the Arts announced plans for a $3 million public art contribution to Toronto’s newest live-work-play-learn-create neighbourhood at a special event inside the presentation centre last night.

October 14 – Urban Toronto

DANIELS WATERFRONT TO CONTRIBUTE $3 MILLION TOWARDS PUBLIC ART

With excavation of the first phase office component progressing swiftly, we continue to learn more details about the mixed-use Daniels Waterfront – City of the Arts, a new development that will enrich Toronto’s waterfront with new residential, commercial, and public spaces.

August 19, 2015 – NewInHomes.com

daniels waterfront wows crowd with amazing amenities and vision

We recently had the opportunity to get a sneak peek of what The Daniels Corporation has planned for their brand new Toronto master-plan, Daniels Waterfront – City of the Arts. Daniels held a pre-preview event to share some new info about the project, and of course, we wouldn’t miss it!

August 18, 2015 – Real Estate Bisnow

waterfront’s first office condo

Excavation is underway for Daniels Waterfront – City of the Arts, a master planned community with 1.3M SF of retail, office, residential and cultural space. First up, the commercial component, including the waterfront’s only office condo.

March 27, 2015 – NowToronto.com

MAYOR TORY BREAKS GROUND ON $700 MILLION WATERFRONT DEVELOPMENT

Amid the dross and skeletal remains of The Guvernment nightclub complex on Queens Quay East, Toronto Mayor John Tory and Waterfront Toronto President and CEO John Campbell broke ground Thursday on a $700 million development project with arts and culture at its core.

March 27, 2015 – Toronto Star

Arts-focused complex planned for Queens Quay site

Officials tout ‘cultural accelerator’ as centrepiece of $700M project, called LRT service in area ‘essential’.

March 26, 2015 – City News

Former Guvernment site to house multi-use space on Toronto’s waterfront

The revitalization of the waterfront site that formerly housed the Guvernment nightclub will include a combination of residential, cultural, retail, academic and office space.

March 26, 2015 – CBC News

Toronto waterfront redevelopment plans focus on the arts

Towers to spring up where Guvernment nightclub once stood.

March 26, 2015 – BlogTO

Gigantic arts hub coming to the Toronto East Waterfront

The old Guvernment and Kool Haus site on Queens Quay East is going to become a $700 million “city of the arts” by 2018, developers say. Daniels Corp.

March 26, 2015 – Toronto Star

$700-million arts-focused complex planned for Queens Quay site

Development planned for the former site of Guvernment and Kool Haus nightclubs will feature condo, office and retail space.

March 26, 2015 – Global News

Daniels Corporation unveils waterfront mixed-use condo project

Developer Daniels Corporation has unveiled its plan for a mixed-use condo project at the site of the former Guvernment nightclub in Toronto’s waterfront district.