Arts and Culture

West Vancouver Community Centre Renovation

West Vancouver Community Centre Renovation

COMMUNITY CENTRE RENOVATION – WEST VANCOUVER, BC This popular community centre renovation involved the conversion of existing office space to a multi-purpose room and offices. The project was undertaken by the client due to a massive demand for community centre programs.  The new space uses include fitness classes, dance, art, children’s programming and events. In the new..

Four Host First Nations’ Pavilion

First Nations Cultural Centre  – Vancouver, BC Architects: Hotson Bakker Boniface Haden Architects (Andrew Larigakis role was as Project Architect for HBBH. He was the primary individual responsible for the project from the early design phase through to completion of construction). Though designed as a temporary pavilion to showcase the culture of the Four Host First..

“Castle” – PNE Playhouse Challenge 2013

Playhouse – Pacific National Exhibition, Vancouver, BC This playful architectural design was built  for the 2013 Canfor Playhouse Challenge at the PNE (Pacific National Exhibition) in Vancouver. The image of the castle emerged as we played with an abstract design incorporating various types of spaces and experiences within the highly constrained 8′ x 8′ site. While..

AMS Nest, UBC 

NEW STUDENT UNION BUILDING – UBC VANCOUVER CAMPUS Architects: DIALOG and B+H Associated Architects  (Andrew Larigakis is the Project Architect for this project. He has been involved from the early design phase through currently ongoing construction). The new SUB is  sited adjacent to the existing Student Union Building at the heart of the University campus...

Quest Library Stair – “Inside the Old Mill”

Quest University Canada, Squamish, BC Architects: Hotson Bakker Boniface Haden Architects (Andrew Larigakis conceived, designed and detailed the stair while Project Architect for Quest University with HBBH) Laser-cut in the steel guardrail of the stair is a poem by Al Purdy called Inside the  Mill. When sunlight strikes the rail, the words are projected in light..

Revelstoke Secondary School

Revelstoke, BC Architects: DIALOG   (Andrew Larigakis was lead designer with DIALOG for the winning competition entry and schematic design) The new Secondary and Elementary schools were born out of a design competition that was won by a team including DIALOG and Graham Construction. This school architecture serves as both an educational and important new community..