Adler University Campus in Vancouver

Adler University Campus in Vancouver

Universities are becoming increasing expansive, held across multiple platforms, locations, and cities. These extensions have increased the importance of a school’s storytelling, identity, and branding. PUBLIC: Architecture + Communication designed the Adler University Vancouver Campus.

Cha Le Teahouse in Vancouver

Cha Le Teahouse in Vancouver Hamilton Street

Cha Le Teahouse provides a modernist interpretation of the traditional Chinese tea ritual. The space is defined by a minimalist character that relies on an interplay of geometry and material uniformity. A meticulously coordinated plywood matrix motif replicated throughout the space creates a sense of rhythm, depth and shadow.

Metamorphous Seawall

Metamorphous Seawall on the BC Coastline

Design: Paul Sangha Landscape Architecture. The abstracted shape of the corten, in conjunction with strategic boulder placement along the foreshore played an integral role in dissipating wave energy and ultimately, facilitating the deposition of sand to enhance foreshore and create habitat for flora and fauna.