Project Roster

RURAL AND TOWN PLANNING / MASTERPLANNING

  • Edmonton Civic Precinct Masterplan, Edmonton, Alberta (see portfolio)

  • Mission Retreat Centre, Mission, British Columbia (see portfolio)

  • Hianan Island, China; Masterplanning for a 500 acre resort community; $1.4 bil (see Projects)

  • Riverside Township, Vancouver Island, BC; Master Town Plan and Rural Design (see portfolio)

  • Douglas Island Township; Fraser River, Surrey, BC; Master Town Plan and Rural Design (see portfolio)

  • Sidney Island Township, Gulf Islands, BC; Master Town Plan and Rural Design

  • Port Moody Town Centre, Port Moody, BC; Masterplan to DP: low, mid, high rise residential, commercial street / streetscapes, recreational amenities, interpretive centre, long term care facilities, religious - education facilities

  • New Westminster Quay, New Westminster, BC, low, mid, high rise residential, commercial street and streetscapes, recreational amenities

CIVIC / HERITAGE

  • Edmonton Federal Building & Centennial Plaza, Alberta Legislature, Alberta, Canada (see portfolio)

  • Michael Schumacher World Champion Tower (MSWCT), Monaco (see portfolio)

  • Stanley A. Milner Library Feasibiltiy Study, Edmonton, Alberta, (see portfolio)

  • Edmonton Park Pavilions, Edmonton, Alberta (see portfolio)

  • Borden Park Natural Swim Experience, Edmonton, Alberta: Canada's first biological swimming pool / heritage elements (see portfolio)

  • St. Annes Academy, Victoria, BC; Heritage Restoration

  • British Columbia Legislature - Heritage Gardens Masterplan, Legislature, Victoria, BC

  • Canada Pavilion Theatres-Earthwatch & Canada Celebration, Expo 86, Vancouver, BC

  • Canada Expo Gate MG 3; Expo 86

TRANSPORTATION

  • YVR Airport Station-terminus light rapid transit station, Canada Line Expansion, Vancouver 2010 Winter Olympics, Vancouver International Airport, Vancouver, BC; (P3) $24 mil (see portfolio)

  • Domestic Terminal Expansion, Vancouver 2010 Winter Olympics, Vancouver International Airport, Vancouver, BC; $30 mil (see portfolio)

  • Domestic Terminal Expansion Level 3 / 4 Fit-Out, Vancouver International Airport, Vancouver 2010 Winter Olympics, Vancouver, BC; $30 mil (see portfolio)

  • Abu Dhabi International Airport, terminal expansion-interiors of Terminal 1 and Terminal 3 (see portfolio)

  • Millennium Line-Vancouver Light Rapid Transit Expansion, Vancouver, BC; $1.2 bil: Extension to Existing LRT System; Consultant-Segment Coordinator - Architecture, Planning and Urban Design Station Location & Alignment Phase. Additionally created station Public Art Program Guidelines.

  • West Coast Express, BC; Commuter Rail Concept Studies for Stations

  • Expo Line: Vancouver Light Rapid Transit System, Vancouver, BC: Overall Systems Design; Prototypical Station Design

HOSPITALITY

  • Banff YWCA Courtyard Project, Banff, Alberta (see portfolio)

  • Drayton Valley Wellness Centre + Hostel, Drayton Valley, Alberta

  • Quarters Hotel and Condominiums, Edmonton, Alberta (82 storey high-rise + Mixed use) (see portfolio)

  • Polish Hall Grand Ballroom Renovations, Edmonton Alberta (see portfolio)

  • Hilton Garden Inn, Edmonton, Alberta (see portfolio)

  • Alberta Hotel & Lodging Association, Edmonton, Alberta (see portfolio)

  • Lake Chelan, Washington, USA; masterplanning, concept development for Time Share and Hotel Resort Complex (see Projects)

  • West Coast Hotel; 1333 West Georgia Street, Vancouver, BC; Luxury Hotel, Condominiums and Conference Centre; $60 mil (see portfolio)

  • Granville Island Hotel, Granville Island, Vancouver, BC

HEALTHCARE

  • Calgary South Health Campus, Calgary, Canada (see portfolio)

  • Hilltop House Long Term Care, Squamish, BC (see portfolio)

  • Fort McMurray Family Crisis Centre, Ft. McMurray, Alberta (see portfolio)

COMMERCIAL & RECREATION

  • Xiamen Project, Xiamen, China; mixed used twin high rise development (see portfolio)

  • Doug Mitchell UBC Winter Sports Arena, University of British Columbia; 2010 Vancouver Winter Olympics Hockey venue (see portfolio)

  • Pune Hanging Gardens, Pune, India; mixed use retail and entertainment complex and hotel development

  • Jeddah Aqua Park, Jeddah, Saudi Arabia; Architecture and site elements for 15 acre public aqua park; Mosque; $12 mil; (see Projects)

  • 'K' Project, Dentsu Inc, Tokyo, Japan: Artificial recreational environment under 300m diameter dome; $3.2 bil (see Projects)

  • Toshimaen Water Park, Tokyo, Japan: Project Architecture for 10 acre contemporary aqua park addition to existing urban entertainment park; $1.2 bil (see Projects)

  • Westwood Plateau Golf and Training Academy, Coquitlam, BC; $1.9 mil (see portfolio)

  • Richmond Estate Country Club, Richmond, BC; $9 mil (see portfolio)

  • Pacific National Exhibition (PNE); Vancouver, BC; Revitalization Master Plan and Conceptual Studies

  • William McCarleys Bookstore, Vancouver, BC

RELIGIOUS

  • St. Albert Alliance Church, St. Albert, Alberta

  • Port Moody Pentecostal Church, Port Moody, BC

  • Saskatoon Alliance Church, Saskatoon, SK

  • Chilliwack Alliance Church, Chilliwack, BC

RESIDENTIAL

  • Privada Estate Residences, Edmonton, Alberta (see portfolio)

  • Artist Urban Village, Edmonton, Alberta

  • Fugman + Demers Residence, Whistler, BC; $2.5 mil (see Projects)

  • L. Houghton Residence, Whistler, BC; $14 mil(see Projects)

  • G. Houghton Residence, Whistler, BC; $7 mil (see Projects)

  • Crabapple Drive Residence, Kyber Developments, Whistler, BC; $5 mil

  • Fletcher Residence, Whistler, BC; $5mil

  • Lawson Place, West Vancouver, BC: High end commercial / retail / mid-rise residential building; $5 mil, mid rise high end condominiums with street level commercial and gardens

  • 28 Powell Street, Gastown, Vancouver, BC, Live-Work Studio (see Projects)

  • Kogan Residence, British Properties, Vancouver, BC; $2 mil; (see portfolio)

MEDIA+

  • Protostatix Engineering; complete and integrated corporate re-branding and web presence for private sector consultancy. Re-branding coordinated with new corporate office space interiors (see portfolio)

  • Rara Avis; Design and installation of exhibition supports for mixed media exhibition; Perth Institute of Contemporary Art, Perth, Western Australia for artist Julie Andreyev (see Projects)

  • Katabasis; Design and installation of exhibition supports for mixed media exhibition at the OR Gallery, Vancouver, BC; for artist Julie Andreyev (see Projects)

  • Dan Hanganu Lecture Invitation - Corporate Invitation, Vancouver, BC; Graphic Design for Light Resource / Novus / SLS (see Projects)

  • Glazed Soundscapes; Design of exhibition supports for electro acoustic installation at the Teck Gallery, Simon Fraser University Harbour Centre, Vancouver, BC, for artist Richard Wineyer and Simon Fraser University

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Education

University of British Columbia, Bachelor of Architecture (Honours), Vancouver, BC

William van Alen Scholarship: N.Y., N.Y.-Travel and study of classical sites in Greece; Completed studies at Mt. Athos Monastic Republic

Studies Abroad, Israel and Egypt: Bezalel Academy / University of British Columbia

University of British Columbia, Second Year Arts, Vancouver, BC

Vancouver Vocational Institute, Certificate of Architectural and Structural Drafting, Vancouver, BC

Marconi Technical Center, Sacramento CA, Certificate in Graphic Arts

School Of Modern Photography, New Jersey, NJ, Certificate

 

Academic Awards

American Institute of Architects; Henry Adams Fund Award of Merit for Excellence in the Study of Architecture

National Institute for Architectural Education: William Van Alen Memorial Fellowship, New York, NY

University of British Columbia: Frank Stanzl Memorial Scholarship for Urban Design

University of British Columbia: University of British Columbia Scholarship

University of British Columbia: Thompson Berwick Pratt & Partners Scholarship for Design

University of British Columbia: Carl and Elsie Halterman Scholarship

 

Competition / Project Awards

2014 Canadian Architect Award of Excellence - Borden Park Natural Swimming Experience - Canada's first biological public swimming pool (teamed with gh3 Architects while with Kasian Architecture, Interior Design and Planning)

2010 City of Edmonton Urban Design Award for Civic Architecture-Edmonton Federal Building + Plaza (while with Kasian Architecture, Interior Design and Planning)

2010 SKYTRAX Award for No. 1 International Airport - Vancouver International Airport, Vancouver, BC (overall terminal projects): Domestic Terminal Expansion + YVR Airport Station (LRT), Brussels, Belgium.  Guest Lecturer at Conference, (while with Kasian Architecture, Interior Design and Planning)

2003 St. Mark’s Orthodox Canadian Village & Cathedral International Competition, Markham Ontario, Canada; Finalist-Honourable Mention Masterplan for 12 acre precinct of civic buildings and cathedral

1998 Huron Street Public Art Competition: Victoria, BC, commissioned contestant with K E Kerr

1992 Okazaki City Plaza International Competition, Nagoya Design Fair, Japan: Special Judges Award

1990 Technical University of Nova Scotia International Competition: Extension to the School of Architecture; Award of Merit, (while with Paul Merrick Architects)

1987 Timbucktoo University International Competition, Mali, West Africa: Student Competition, University for 5,000 Students, National Institute for Architectural Education, New York, NY; Third Place, (Independent Entry)

 

Art / Design / Media Projects

2018, Jean; single released on iTunes February 22, 2018, Folk / Alt Country Music.  All download proceeds are being donated to Doctors Without Borders / Medicines Sans Frontieres www.msf.ca

2017 GREAT PRAYER; single released on iTunes November 1, 2017, Indie Rock, Alternative Music. All download proceeds are being donated to Doctors Without Borders / Medicines Sans Frontieres www.msf.ca

2017 Kings In The Trees; single released on iTunes September 19,2017, Indie Rock, Alternative Music, all download proceeds are being donated to the Gord Downie Fund for Brain Cancer Research - Sunnybrook Foundation: https://donate.sunnybrook.ca/braincancerresearch

2016 Where To Now; album released globally on iTunes, Indie Rock; Alternative Music, Download proceeds donated to Doctors Without Boarders/Medécins Sans Frontières

2016 Helium Eyes; single release globally on iTunes, Indie/Alternative Music, Download proceeds donated to  Doctors Without Boarders/Medécins Sans Frontières

2015 Goin' To The Woods; single release globally on iTunes, Alternative Music, Download proceeds donated to  Doctors Without Boarders/Medécins Sans Frontières

2013 Heaven's Arms; album release globally on iTunes, Alternative Music,
Partial proceeds donated to YESS. Youth Empowerment & Support Services

2013 Thinking of Ginger; single release globally on iTunes, Alternative Music

2012 Solitaire; solo album release globally on iTunes, Alternative Music,
Partial proceeds donated to iHuman Youth Society, Edmonton, AB

2001 & 2003 Sessional Design Instructor
3D and Basics of Architectural Design courses
Emily Carr Institute of Art + Design Vancouver, BC

2000 Performance, Vancouver, BC
Music for Solo Cello Corazon Performance Society Vancouver, BC

2000 Design Instructor
Project: 3D and Basics of Architectural Design courses
Client: Emily Carr Institute of Art + Design Vancouver, BC

2000 Performance, Vancouver, BC
Project: music for solo cello
Client: Front Room Reading Series New Orphic Gallery, Vancouver, BC

1997 Music Recording, Vancouver, BC
Project: Studio session work for CD All This Could Be Yours
Client: Sing Sing Dead Man, Vancouver, BC

1996 Corporate Graphic Design, Vancouver, BC
Project: Concept design and original artwork for guest lecture invitation
Client: Light Resource, Vancouver, BC / Novus Design, Montreal, QC

1995 Glazed Soundscapes, Vancouver, BC
Project: Design of exhibition supports for electro acoustic installation at the Teck Gallery, Simon Fraser University Harbour Centre, Vancouver, BC
Client: Richard Wineyer artist, and Simon Fraser University

1994 Katabasis, Vancouver, BC
Project: Design and installation of exhibition supports for mixed media exhibition; Or Gallery, Vancouver, BC
Client: Julie Andreyev, artist

1993 Rara Avis, Perth, Western Australia
Project: Design and installation of exhibition supports for mixed media exhibition; Perth Institute of Contemporary Art
Client: Julie Andreyev, artist

1987 Breakfast With The Browns, CITR Radio, Vancouver, BC
Project: Co-Founder and Co-Host of morning radio show. Show is active and in it's 31st year
 

Exhibitions

2008 Brackendale Art Gallery, Brackendale, BC, solo print and painting exhibition

2008 Cityscape Group Exhibition, North Vancouver, BC

2006 Group Exhibition, Squamish Public Library, Squamish, BC

2005 Works, Squamish Public Library, Squamish, BC, solo print exhibition

2000 Silence, Liberty Gallery Cafe, Vancouver, BC, solo print exhibition

2000 Silence, Kerr / Hoy Gallery, Vancouver, BC, solo print exhibition

1993 Nagoya Design Fair, Nagoya, Japan; group exhibition

1987 Dasein, William McCarley's Bookstore & Gallery; solo photographic exhibition

1987 Timbuctoo University, National Institute for Architectural Education, New York, NY, group exhibition

 

Citations & Publications

2000 Platform Magazine, Vancouver, BC; September / October-The Art of the Cafe by Helene Daniels

1993 International Public Design Fair, Official Report, Nagoya, Japan

1987/88 William Van Alen Memorial Fellowship 16th Annual International Jury Report

 

Committees & Organizations

2018/19  Chair & Committee Member, National Advisory Committee for Alberta Rural Development Network, Edmonton, Alberta.  Not-For-Profit Sustainable Housing Initiative.  Planning & Design Guidelines.

2008/19 Architectural Association of Alberta; registered architect

1995/19 Architectural Institute of British Columbia; registered architect

2008/19 Member of the Royal Architectural Institute of Canada

2013 iHuman Youth Society, Extreme Makeover Project - Principal-in-Charge of Corporate Sponsorship, Project Initiation + Design (while with Kasian Architecture, Interior Design and Planning)

2008/15 Edmonton Transit System Advisory Board Member / co-Chair / Chair

2012/13 Mayor's Edmonton Winter City Strategy Task Force, Member-Planning & Design Committee

2008/13 M.A.D.E. (Media Art & Design in Edmonton), member at large

2008/15 SNAP (Society of Northern Alberta Printmakers), member

2011/18 AGA (Art Gallery of Alberta), member

2005/08 Humanity Village, tsunami relief NGO-Board of Directors; volunteer chair planning + operations committee

2002/05 Squamish Chamber of Commerce, member

2003/04 Advisory Design Panel, Resort Municipality of Whistler, BC

1997/99 Vancouver Folk Orchestra; performing member

1992/93 Vancouver Forum for Design and the Built Environment Society; Chairperson and Founding Director; a not-for-profit organization hosting interdisciplinary exhibitions in Art and Architecture

1993 Steering Committee Member, Simon Fraser University Harbour Centre; Graduate design pilot program