On leave / Intern Architect AIBC
I grew up
On a farm.
Master of Architecture candidate / Dalhousie University
Bachelor of Environmental Design, 2012 / Dalhousie University
Bachelor of Fine Arts, 2009 / Nova Scotia College of Art and Design University
Nova Scotia Association of Architects — Ojars Biskaps Award, 2013 — for excellence in architectural drawing and drafting
Portfolio Prize Winner, 2013 / Dalhousie University School of Architecture
Portfolio Prize Winner, 2012 / Dalhousie University School of Architecture
They are a drug I can’t quit.
Path to architecture
I took the scenic route.
Architect I admire most
My grandfather, Frank Newton
Preferred era in architecture
Early Art Deco
Materials that excite me
Leather, wood and wool — in that order
I love working with clients because
They always teach me something.
When I’m not working you can find me
Making stuff or swimming.
Ball point or felt tip?
Sharp HB pencil
Go-to unit of measurement
Cubits and palms
Quote that guides me right now
Stop trying to skip the struggle. That’s how character is built.
I wish I’d designed
I’m concerned about