Exploring Vessel (TKA) in New York City

Posted on Jul 2, 2019
Exploring Vessel (TKA) in New York City

Mary Ellen Lynch and Steven Comisso had the chance to explore the Hudson Yards installation ‘Vessel (TKA)’ in New York City. Made up of 154 interconnecting flights of stairs (2500 individual steps and 80 landings) the vertical climb offers incredible views of the city and the river. The interactive artwork was imagined by Thomas Heatherwick […]

International Day of Light – May 16th

Posted on May 8, 2019
International Day of Light – May 16th

IES-Toronto is hosting IN A FLASH to celebrate the International Day of Light on May 16th. Five professional lighting designers will be presenting rapid-fire visual presentations about a variety of topics in lighting. MARY ELLEN LYNCH is one of those five presenters! Cocktails, slides, and designers will all be showcased at the Haworth Showroom @ […]

International Women’s Day

Posted on Mar 8, 2019
International Women’s Day

March 8th, 2019 is International Women’s Day. Across the planet accomplishments of women will be celebrated and the issues of inequality brought to light. As a tribute to women in the current architecture field, here are LnC’s TOP 5 FEMALE ARCHITECTS: Odile Decq Elizabeth Diller Billy Tsien Brigitte Shim Amanda Levete

The Making Our Holiday Ornament

Posted on Jan 30, 2019
The Making Our Holiday Ornament

This year we decided to try out our new CNC machine to make an ornament. Using scrap pieces of wood we designed our own Lynch + Comisso pentagon tree ornament.  The step by step process:

Progress Report: St. Anselm’s Spire Restoration

Posted on Dec 18, 2018
Progress Report: St. Anselm’s Spire Restoration

We have been working to restore the spire of St. Anslem’s Church. The existing structure had areas of rust due to unpainted material and moisture. The restoration is underway and finishing touches are to be completed in early 2019.   

Nuit Blanche 2018 – (G)Listening Installation

Posted on Oct 14, 2018
Nuit Blanche 2018 – (G)Listening Installation

CITYLights Toronto is a volunteer group of design industry leaders with expertise in promoting innovative sustainable urban lighting through education and public awareness. Mary Ellen is one of the organizing members of this group. Each year CITYLights works with Toronto students and young professionals in the fields of lighting design, architecture and interior design to create a […]

Pierre Berton Heritage Centre – Grand Opening

Posted on Sep 24, 2018
Pierre Berton Heritage Centre – Grand Opening

September 22nd, 2018, marked the grand opening of the Pierre Berton Heritage Centre in Kleinburg, Ontario. The Pierre Berton Heritage Centre will offer visitors an engaging, interactive experience of Canada’s national story, driven and inspired by the work of one of Canada’s preeminent authors and media pioneers. Pierre Berton was a writer, broadcaster, columnist and editor who […]

End of Summer Alumni Party

Posted on Sep 10, 2018
End of Summer Alumni Party

Celebrating Lynch + Comisso’s past and present employees. We had an end of summer cocktail party inviting everyone that has worked at Lynch + Comisso since it began. We created a signature cocktail called ‘Blueprint’ and had local foods from the Annette Farmer’s Market and La Maison quiche.

LnC Office Refresh

Posted on Aug 31, 2018
LnC Office Refresh

L+C took a day this summer and refreshed the office kitchen, washroom, and a few things upstairs. Changing the backsplash, millwork, tiles and paint in the Kitchen and in the washroom the vanity, lighting, and millwork. Upstairs we added a television to the conference area to help with client presentations and lunch + learns. .

Toronto Doors Open 2018

Posted on May 22, 2018
Toronto Doors Open 2018

Doors Open: Toronto is the 26th of May to the 28th and with it comes an opportunity to see the interior of over 130 of the most significant buildings in the city! The theme for the Doors Open this year is “Film: The Great Romance” which will explore the city’s film and television industry. And […]