Bing Thom

AFBC

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2019 AFBC Architectural Awards announced

The Architecture Foundation of B.C. (AFBC) Architectural Award winners were announced November 4, 2019. Eight awards were presented in four categories.
SFU VRCA

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SFU opens new sustainable energy building

The $126 million Simon Fraser University (SFU) Sustainable Energy and Environmental Engineering Program (SE3P) building was officially opened this April.
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Revery Architecture’s Xiqu Centre opens in HK

The Xiqu Centre, Hong Kong’s first performing arts venue dedicated to promoting the rich heritage of xiqu, celebrated its grand opening this month.
2017-18 ASHRAE term

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Iconic Vancouver architects honoured

Vancouver architects Bing Thom, Joost Bakker and Norman Hotson have been honoured with the prestigious AIBC Lifetime Achievement Award.
iconic 57 storey tower

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Iconic 57-storey Vancouver tower approved

A new 57-storey tower in West End Vancouver has been approved by city council. The project, a partnership between the First Baptist Church and developer Westbank, consists of a residential tower and redevelopment of the 107-year-old church.
AIBC exhibit Bing Thom

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Renowned Vancouver architect Bing Thom has died

Renowned Vancouver architect Bing Thom has died at the age of 75. Thom suffered a brain aneurism while on a recent trip in Hong Kong