Architectural Index for Ontario

Information on Architect: Biriukova, Alexandra

Date of Birth 1895
Date of Death 1967
Education School of Architecture, Petrograd
Notes Emigrated to Canada in 1929 (via Rome) with her sister, artist Yulia Biriukova. Alexandra became the first female member of the Ontario Association of Architects.

Address: 2 Ava Crescent
Type of Building: Houses
Name of Building: Lawren Harris House

Foundation started 1930

Journal or book Year Month Page Vol. No.
Bulletin / Soc. for the Study of Arch. in Canada 1992 Mar. 10 17 1
Canadian Architect 1993 Novembe 20-21
City & Country Home 1991 Nov. 100-5 10 9
Designing Women 2000 n/a 82
Globe & Mail 1995 April E6 Thur 20th
Toronto Star 2000 Sept N18 Sat. 23rd