Campos Studio and Tom Chung overhaul Yew House in Vancouver for retired couple

Yew House by Campos Studio and Tom Chung

Industrial designer Tom Chung and Campos Studio discovered a brick fireplace while updating this Vancouver residence, renovated so its owners can enjoy into their old age. Read more

Herzog & de Meuron swaps wood for glass in Vancouver Art Gallery proposal

Vancouver Art Gallery by Herzog and de Meuron

Herzog & de Meuron has updated its design for an arts building in Vancouver, which will be the Swiss firm’s first project in Canada if approved. Read more

Students erect robotically fabricated wooden bench on Vancouver university campus

Wander Wood Pavilion by University of British Columbia

Robots sliced the interlocking, curved wooden slats that form this sculptural bench, which is currently installed on the campus of the Vancouver’s University of British Columbia. Read more

Before And After – The Re-Generation House by ONE SEED Architecture + Interiors

BEFORE + AFTER - ONE SEED Architecture + Interiors have recently completed the transformation of a 1957 bungalow in Vancouver’s Oakridge neighbourhood, that was the homeowner’s boyhood home and is now where he and his wife are raising their two sons. #HouseRenovation #ModernHouse #Architecture

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Before And After – A Vancouver Home Gets A Modern Upgrade By Splyce Design

BEFORE + AFTER - Splyce Design together with builder Blackfish Homes, have completed the modern renovation and addition of a 1950’s bungalow in West Vancouver, Canada, for a couple and their two children. #Renovation #ModernHouse #Architecture

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McLeod Bovell’s Container House perches on a West Vancouver hillside

Container House by McLeod Bovell

Canadian design firm McLeod Bovell has created a two-storey dwelling for a sloped site with sea views, with a bright red facade and a rear volume that cantilevers over a swimming pool. Read more

S2V 2018

[From left to right: Aaron Freedman, Pete Nelson, Brian Boram, David Branson, Albert Shum, Aaron Pambianco, Mark Carson, Greg Plaunt, John Reynolds, Peter Gray, Kevin Eckert, Sweet Tea Smith]

As we do each August for the past 8 years, BUILD LLC and friends departed from our Seattle office and pedaled to Vancouver BC for the 9th annual Seattle to Vancouver invitational charity ride. This is our yearly opportunity to train up to our peak fitness, visit with old friends, and raise awareness and dollars for a worthy cause.

[Photo Credit: Brian Boram]

Our official fundraising has now come to an end (though donations toward the cause are always accepted, of course), and as we do to commemorate each ride, we wanted to take a moment to reflect on another safely completed, 188 mile bike ride.

While this year’s journey offered more liquid sunshine than most other years, which helped to

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The Container House by McLeod Bovell Modern Houses

McLeod Bovell Modern Houses have completed a new house in West Vancouver, Canada, for a couple with three grown children, who requested a compact and simplified living arrangement with an eye to retirement. #ModernArchitecture #ModernHouse #HouseDesign #Landscaping

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Cabin Fever exhibition traces history of rustic dwellings in North America

Cabin fever exhibition at Vancouver Art Gallery

Historic log structures, A-frame huts and modern holiday homes feature in a sweeping exhibition at the Vancouver Art Gallery, which chronicles the development of cabins in North America over the past few centuries. Read more

Falken Reynolds gives Saint George House in Vancouver a “Canadian Nordic” feel

Saint George House by Falken Reynolds

Vancouver studio Falken Reynolds has added 11 skylights, pale Scandinavian-style woodwork and bright white surfaces behind the metal-clad walls of this narrow house. Read more

Rane Interiors outfits Japanese restaurant Saku with orange and cream surfaces

Saku Restaurant by Emily and Nathan Danylchuk

Husband-and-wife duo Emily and Nathan Danylchuk of Rane Interiors have used cream-coloured details, slatted wood, and Ikea Odger chairs to brighten a Japanese restaurant in Vancouver. Read more

Vancouver taco restaurant references “rustic glamour of mid-century Mexican resort town”

Tacofino Bentall by Sukkau Works

Luxury 1950s Mexican vacationlands and the style of a “gaudy” furniture designer have informed the interior of this taco restaurant in Vancouver, by local designer Shiloh Sukkau. Read more

Behind The Design 006: Get Space Vancouver by Jarod Hall of di’velept design

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Get Space Vancouver by Jarod Hall of di’velept design

Project Name
Jarod Hall

Project Location
Vancouver, WA

Firm Name
di’velept design

Architect’s Name
Jarod Hall

Project Design Team
Jarod Hall, Jeremy Larsen

AAI Engineering

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What was the marketing strategy behind acquiring this project?
We do a quite a bit of self storage, and our marketing strategy is that a good looking eye catching building will get more customers that some little sign placed out front.

What type of fee structure did you use on this project?
A fixed fee from the start of the project.

Is that your preferred fee structure?

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Ole Scheeren designs twin Vancouver skyscrapers to be vertical villages

Barclay Village by Ole Sheeren

Büro Ole Scheeren has revealed plans for a pair of skyscrapers in Vancouver that would be formed from irregularly stacked glass boxes interlaced with greenery. Read more

Ole Scheeren designs twin Vancouver skyscrapers to be vertical villages

Barclay Village by Ole Sheeren

Büro Ole Scheeren has revealed plans for a pair of skyscrapers in Vancouver that would be formed from irregularly stacked glass boxes interlaced with greenery. Read more

Falken Reynolds fuses contemporary and historic details at Hemlock Street townhouse

Hemlock Street by Falken Reynolds

Canadian studio Falken Reynolds has chosen stark white surfaces and contemporary finishes to enhance the original features of a historic Vancouver residence. Read more

Polycarbonate Dock Building by Michael Green Architecture glows on Vancouver beachfront

The Dock Building by Michael Green Architecture

Vancouver firm Michael Green Architecture has built a boathouse for storing racing shells and sails and monitoring maritime activity, with translucent walls and garage doors. Read more

Diamond Schmitt creates white facades with pops of colour for Vancouver art school

Emily Carr University of Art by Diamond Schmitt Architects

Canadian studio Diamond Schmitt Architects has completed a new home for the Emily Carr University of Art & Design, which features white facades that are meant to evoke a blank canvas. Read more

Avenue Road’s Vancouver showroom pairs industrial details with contemporary furniture

Avenue Road's Vancouver showroom

Metal arches and rough wooden columns form an illuminated colonnade through design retailer Avenue Road‘s new showroom in Vancouver. Read more

This New Building Features Wood That’s Been Framed Inside Glass Panels

Arno Matis Architecture have designed a multi-residential building in Vancouver, Canada, that features a natural wood-glass skin and green roofs. #ApartmentBuilding #WoodGlassSkin #Architecture

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