PROJECT UPDATE: Maple Ridge Leisure Centre

There’s been a lot of dirt and rubble pulled from the bottom of these old pools and trucked away, and the new ones are just starting to show their curves. A very large scope of this project will be completely hidden from view once complete, so it’s exciting to see the guts of the circulation … Continued

PROJECT UPDATE: Moodyville Townhomes

Moodyville Townhomes, aka The Morrison, has hits it’s peak height with views back to Vancouver from the rooftop patios being as stunning as the renders hinted at. There are a few more buildings to get to this height, then it’s cladding and interiors next, and that’s where the visible progress happens quickly.

SHAPE Office Renovation

As we continue to expand our team, the studio space needs to grow with us. Renovations are underway for a new, larger boardroom and more desks, which will be completed by the holidays. Check out our Instagram for future updates.

Montgomery Sisam Architects and SHAPE Architecture in collaboration

Montgomery Sisam Architects (MSA) and SHAPE Architecture began their collaboration in 2014 with several feasibility reports for the Vancouver School Board, which included the Maple Grove Elementary School. Following Ministry approval of the project under the Seismic Mitigation Program, SHAPE + MSA were retained as the architectural team. Working closely with various departments of the … Continued

AWARD: Columbia Valley Community Facility wins AIBC Lieutenant Governor’s Medal

The Lieutenant-Governor of British Columbia Awards in Architecture were established to recognize excellence in completed architectural projects led or designed by AIBC members. Firms, clients and lead design architects associated with chosen projects are honoured for their achievements in one of two award levels: Medal or Merit. On Thursday April 19 2018 at an annual … Continued

NEW PROJECT: Halifax House

Framing and form-making is progressing on a new SHAPE Architecture house located minutes from Dalhousie University in Halifax.

GRAND OPENING: South Arm Community Centre

The South Arm Community Centre is a 31,000 square foot, two storey athletic facility with a gymnasium, multi-purpose rooms, and fitness centre. The energy efficient design utilizes natural light to minimize artificial LED lighting, and includes universal and accessible washroom and shower facilities. To maximize flexibility and utilization of the facilities, the court spaces can … Continued

PROJECT UPDATE: Vancouver Academy of Music Renovation

SHAPE Architecture is collaborating on a renovation of Vancouver Academy of Music’s Koerner Recital Hall and Lobby. The project is currently under construction and has been made possible by generous donors and the dedicated staff at the Vancouver Academy of Music.   Design by Annaliesse Kelly, Architectural Consulting by SHAPE Architecture, Construction by Klondike Contracting. … Continued

SHAPE Architecture expands with three new people

SHAPE Architecture continues to grow our capacity to meet the demands of new projects. Both our breadth and depth of knowledge and experience expands significantly with the additions of Mary Reaney, Thomas Bocahut, and Francis Garcia.