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Columbia Valley Community Facility Construction Photos

Just before the cladding is installed is one of the most exciting times in a project – it’s the last moment to observe¬†the complex layers of structure, envelope and insulation necessary to create a rigorously simple form – before it’s all concealed forever.            

1495 West 8th Avenue rezoning approval

On January 24 2017, Vancouver City Councillors and Mayor Gregor Robertson voted unanimously in favour to approve the rezoning for 149 secured rental residential units, a new 4 storey Vancouver Masonic Centre with rental event space, and a restaurant space on 7th Avenue. SHAPE Architecture worked in close collaboration with Colliers International, BC Housing, the … Continued

BCIT Construction Photos

The renovation of the BCIT Student Association offices is nearing completion. The feature wall in the central meeting rooms was¬†inspired by the lights in the adjacent lounge – stained black on the exterior then CNC’ed, while the interior remains natural oak and creates a warm glow.