Browsing Tag: ‘Burano Archives - Lanterra Developments’

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Q & A with Chef Joe Friday of Via Vai

Joe Friday is the chef behind Via Vai, a new Italian restaurant set in the podium of Lanterra’s Burano condominium. From his beginnings as one of the youngest chefs at Walt Disney World, Friday trained all over the world, picking up techniques from his stints in Japan, Europe and Hawaii. Friday is a part owner […]

Sandro Martini Feted as Burano Fresco is Unveiled

Lanterra‘s Burano condos on Bay Street—between Grenville and Grosvenor—was regularly affixed in many an UrbanToronto.ca-shutterbug’s viewfinder over the course of its construction. The 50-storey tectonically-shifted parallelogram designed by architectsAlliance sits above a bend in Bay Street giving it an increasing prominence as one drives north from Queen. This is one of Toronto’s handful of buildings […]

Italy’s Sandro Martini Delivers Art Of The Fresco To Canada

When it comes to contemporary fresco work, “there’s no rethinking,” says Sandro Martini, the Italian artist responsible for a new, enormous, abstract fresco in the atrium of Toronto’s Burano condominium building

A Quick Peek into Burano’s New Art-filled Restaurant Space

Sandro Martini has been responsible for outfitting Burano with a colourful and very energetic work, covering frescoed walls and huge etched glass panels, a work which has now been six years in the making.

“Glass Memory” at Burano

While looking for an artist to enhance the public space at Burano Condominiums, Lanterra Developments came across Sandro Martini’s work and were immediately struck by his use of colour, spontaneity and bold lines.