Events – October 31, 2014

Happy Halloween Metro Vancouver!

Treatcount 2014

In partnership with the Vancouver Sun, BTA’s 3rd annual online trick-or treat count is on again tonight. Tell us the nearest intersection to where you live, how many trick-or-treaters you received and what type of candy you gave out. Email or post a message on Twitter with the hashtag #treatcount2014. Looking forward to the results!

Treatcount 2014

Events – October 18, 2014

Lego Literacy Building Challenge 2014!

BTA has once again entered the 2014 Lego Literacy Building Challenge. This year’s theme is Imagination. Come see it at Central City Shopping Centre this Saturday and Sunday between Winners and Futureshop.


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Project News – September 24, 2014

A Busy Spring and Summer at the Guildford Aquatics Centre


It’s a been busy Spring and Summer at the Guildford Aquatics Addition site. Some major milestones that have been accomplished has been the completion of the structural roof wood trusses, the enclosure of the building, and the precast concrete panels for the outside of the pool. Here are some photos on the progress on the site.

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Events – September 8, 2014

Bing Thom to deliver Margolese Toronto Lecture


All are welcome to attend a special presentation of the UBC Margolese National Design for Living Prize Lecture in Toronto which will feature a keynote by 2013 winner, Bing Thom. The award recognizes a Canadian citizen who has made outstanding contributions to the development or improvement of living environments for Canadians of all economic classes.

The presentation will take place on Wednesday, September 10, 2014 at 6:30pm at the Design Exchange in Toronto. A reception will follow at 7:30pm. The Design Exchange is located at 234 Bay Street in Toronto.

For more information on the award, see UBC Margolese National Design for Living Prize.

Thank you Andrew Yeung for the photographs.

Awards & Recognition, Events – March 12, 2014

Bing Thom Lecture

We’re excited to announce that Bing Thom will be presenting his Margolese National Design for Living prize lecture on Monday March 17th in Robson Square.  This is part of the School of Architecture and Landscape Architecture 2014 Spring Lecture Series, featuring bi-weekly talks from local, national and international practitioners spanning architecture, landscape architecture, and urban design.For event details, click here

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