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Frame House

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What would happen if you let your children co-author the development of your home? One client did just that, having the courage to explore the variable ways in which their site could be used and loved by all family members.

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Alma House

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Alma House was born out of the modernization of a historic house in Vancouver, achieved with a very trusting and supportive client and strong commitment from our collaborators, who were all willing to test and explore different approaches to bring new life to an old home.

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Occidental Lofts

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Occidental Lofts is the transformation of the iconic Occidental Hotel, a heritage building dating back to 1898-1913. This period coincided with New Westminster’s golden era when it stood as the epicenter of commerce and industry in the Fraser Valley region. The building is…

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Play House

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Play House resulted from the renovation of a 104-year-old house across from Douglas Park in Vancouver. We added contemporary and playful elements in the interior while maintaining the cozy, cottage-like character of the original structure.

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Smith House II

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Smith House II, designed by Erickson/Massey Architects, is a quintessential example of West Coast Modernism. Thoughtfully positioned on its rocky site near Lighthouse Park in West Vancouver, the original design is truly in and of its place. It is the second home Arthur Erickson…

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Net Zero

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Our first net zero house, located on Salt Spring Island, is an energy- and space-efficient design that is sleek and sophisticated, yet modest and relaxed. With its ability to produce as much energy as it consumes, and potentially more, this house has resulted in some exciting…

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Raven House

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Raven House is our before and after story about the resurrection of a beguiling old house. It’s also a tale of the mediation of a demanding host building and our client’s desire to tailor it in a manner that matched their sensibilities. A tough journey, but one with a happy…

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Rift House

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It’s hard not to notice Rift House from its perch off the street: it’s black. Or rather, its cladding — cementitious panel with express fastenings — is black. The house looks serious, sitting between its more traditional neighbours, its Shou Sugi Ban (charred) cedar front…

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Beach House

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Beach House, a 45-ft-wide property on Vancouver’s “golden mile,” Point Grey Rd, already had a 17-ft-wide house on it when the client approached the architects with a request to renovate the existing structure and add a new extension.

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Equinox Showroom

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Seven years ago, Measured designed a space for the Equinox Gallery in the emerging cultural corridor along Great Northern Way. It was not meant to be — the heritage warehouse was to be demolished to make way for the new Broadway Subway Line, and Equinox was served an…